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18 Creative Ways Wallpaper Can Brighten Up Your Apartment

Because those hideous wall stains aren't going to cover themselves.

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1. Your apartment didn't come with exposed brick? Not a problem. Use brick wallpaper!

Get it here.

Get it here.

2. Add wallpaper to closet panels.

Get it here.

3. If you live in tight quarters create the illusion of a wider room by adding faux texture.

Get it here.

4. A cityscape design will add dimensions to a room.

Pick out your favorite city wallpaper here.
tvoydesigner.ru

Pick out your favorite city wallpaper here.

5. Include synthetic greenery to your space.

Get it here.

6. Feature a mural of Instagram images right on your wall.

Learn how to do it here.
abeautifulmess.com

Learn how to do it here.

7. Add abstract art to your space. Your home will become the best gallery in town!

Learn to create your own abstract art here or buy it here.
mrperswall.com

Learn to create your own abstract art here or buy it here.

8. If you’re into the Little Mermaid, you’ll love this fishy background

Learn how to make your own fish scale wallpaper here.
addicted2decorating.com

Learn how to make your own fish scale wallpaper here.

9. Add more light to your room by using LED wallpaper.

Get it here or here.

10. Did you love Amelie’s apartment? Get wallpaper just like hers!

To achieve the Amelie look get red metallic wallpaper here or a green pattern here.
decorology.blogspot.com

To achieve the Amelie look get red metallic wallpaper here or a green pattern here.

11. Add some punk to your walls.

PIXERSize creates really cool pop culture murals and artsy posters featuring images of Star Wars, Madonna, and Frida Kahlo. Check them out here.
etsy.com

PIXERSize creates really cool pop culture murals and artsy posters featuring images of Star Wars, Madonna, and Frida Kahlo. Check them out here.

12. Pretend you live in a Spanish villa without the use of tiles.

Get fabric tile art here or tile wallpaper here.
dwell.com

Get fabric tile art here or tile wallpaper here.

13. Create your own private library, for all you bibliophiles out there.

Get book wallpaper here and here.
dustyburrito.blogspot.nl

Get book wallpaper here and here.

14. Give your room an 18th-century feel with a look fit for a queen.

Get rococo style fabric here and wallpaper here.
architecturebehindmovies.wordpress.com

Get rococo style fabric here and wallpaper here.

15. Escape to a magical place all your own.

Bloompapers print all of their wallpapers digitally, which gives the art an extra vibrant appeal. Check them out here.
bloompapers.com

Bloompapers print all of their wallpapers digitally, which gives the art an extra vibrant appeal. Check them out here.

16. Pixelate your wall with this interactive pixelnote wallpaper.

Learn how to do it here.
apartmenttherapy.com

Learn how to do it here.

17. Recreate Don Draper’s '60s retro aesthetic using wallpaper only.

Get wood paneling here, white brick wallpaper here, and the green funky design here.
judypolan.com

Get wood paneling here, white brick wallpaper here, and the green funky design here.

18. If you can’t find the wallpaper of your dreams find a print you like and create it yourself!

Learn how to design your original wallpaper here and here.
Flickr: lindesign

Learn how to design your original wallpaper here and here.

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