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    Just 23 Things To Put On Walls That'll Basically Transform A Room

    Behold, permission to be incredibly extra with your home decor.

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    1. 3D decals to turn your walls (and honestly, anything else you choose) into a butterfly sanctuary. The butterflies come in a pack of 75 with sticky adhesive to attach them to surfaces with ease.

    A pink wall with a line of 3D butterflies that look like they're flying by the wall.
    amazon.com

    FYI: Amazon reviewers noted that they put these pretty winged bugs on their walls but also EVERYWHERE else. From poster projects for school to Eiffel Tower home decor to birthday cakes to refrigerators — these wall decals are extremely multipurpose. There is even a set that glows in the dark!

    Promising review: "This is what they call in baseball A FREAKIN' STEAL! These wall stickers are soooo cute and easy to use as a magnet or with adhesive. They are also easy to use as decor, a party favor, or both! I’d buy again but it literally comes with so many that we did decor and party favors and I still have about 35 large (2”x2”) butterflies leftover!" —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $9.95+ (available in four different styles).

    2. A set of machine-washable 3D wall curtains so you'll step into a room and immediately find yourself on a beach or wherever else you choose to be.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I am so impressed with these curtains that I wish I owned a house with many more windows just to hang more of these BEAUTIFUL scenic views! From the moment I enter my family TV room, I feel transported to a vacation atmosphere. They brighten my room and provide privacy since they do have a very nice white reversed side and give a wonderful light through the beautiful beach landscape. It's as if I owned an oceanfront property and I could step out and onto my own getaway! The fabric is smooth with a nice curtain weight." —HomeMaker

    Get it from Amazon for $62.99+ (available in four sizes and 39 prints).

    3. A mountable moon-shaped shelf for bringing an extraterrestrial wow factor to your wall while helping you stay more organized.

    Indoor Survival Co. / Etsy

    Promising review: "I absolutely adore this! I purchased the raw unfinished color option. It has a really cool pattern in the natural knots and grain in the wood. This is perfect for small essential oil bottles, crystals, and other tiny trinkets. It also sits perfectly atop a dresser but would also be excellent hung on the wall." —Shauna Brown

    Get it from the Indoor Survival Co. shop on Etsy for $49.

    4. Handmade cloud-shaped pendant lights that'll project the shape of a moon and stars onto your walls so your room becomes a beautiful evening sky. They're specifically designed to bring a soft glow to a nursery or toddler's room but will add a little sky-inspired fun to any room you want.

    Lil' Spaces / Etsy

    The cloud lights are eco-friendly as they are made of natural botanical fibers, which are also hypoallergenic and anti-bacterial. They also operate on AAA batteries so these are SUPER easy to use and you can let them glow on and on without worrying about running up your electricity bill.

    Promising review: "These are so much more beautiful than the photos and are so amazing. It is like three clouds floated into my little girl's nursery! Beautifully made with such care and love!" —Kate M.

    Get it from Lil' Spaces on Etsy for $77.28+ (available in two sizes).

    5. A mountable electric fireplace with three color settings that can get the ambiance set just right in your place. The best part? It will heat up but if you want the cozy ~look~ of a fireplace without feeling the actual warmth, then there's a setting for that too!

    amazon.com

    FYI: Tonssss of Amazon reviewers shared their pretty photos of their new fireplace sitting below their TVs but you actually shouldn't do that. The heat is unsafe for your television so be like the person in the photo here and find a cool, TV-less spot in your pad to prop up this eye-catching fireplace.

    Promising review: "This was the perfect piece for the accent wall I created for my bedroom. It is beautiful, looks expensive, was easy to install, and relaxes me when I need to decompress. I live in Florida so I don’t see me needing the heat function but if I do, I’m glad I have it." —1kingsdaughter

    Get it from Amazon for $175.95.

    6. A mountable desk for upgrading your wall from being a mere host for paint and pictures to a productive place that saves floor space!

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    This "floating desk" takes all the guesswork out of figuring out where to put a desk in your house. If you have walls, then you can have this desk. It comes with a metal hanging rail system that reviewers say is easy to use, cable and wire management, and side compartments with two removable shelves.

    Promising review: "This desk was a birthday gift for my son. I was concerned about ordering furniture off the internet and had previously had bad experiences with pieces being damaged. Although this is a very heavy desk and the corners of the box were a bit banged up, the desk inside was in great condition. I love the design of the desk as it is sturdy and well built. Most importantly my son LOVES it! I will warn you to make sure the height you set it at is high enough to clear the ledge that is underneath the desktop surface. We have to be very careful when we slide our chair underneath, but if we'd mounted it another inch higher it would be easier." —Mom To Three

    Get it from Amazon for $121.99+ (available in three colors).

    7. Floating cat furniture that will make a wall the purrr-fect obstacle course and part-time lounge spot for your feline. It also doesn't hurt that this fixture looks like actual wall decor.

    Pets Helper Co. / Etsy

    Promising review: "This is a great product! It's high quality, beautifully made, and the shipping was quick. Our cat loves his new hangout spot!" —Jennifer Yamaguchi

    Get it from Pets Helper Co. on Etsy for $98+ (available in two sizes and three color options).

    8. A three-piece landscape art set to provide a scene that will jump right out every single time you see it.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I really like that this image comes in three panels. For me at least, if the image was on a single canvas, I wouldn't be as drawn to it. With the right tools, hanging the panels is really simple. A screwdriver, a level, a measuring tape and maybe a hammer (if you use nails) is really all that is needed to hang them. My living room was stale and had no character before adorning my wall with the panels. It's been a few weeks and my neighbor still compliments the new look and feel of the room when she enters it. The quality of the materials and how they are assembled is very good too. They're quite sturdy." —Joe

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99+ (available in 26 prints).

    9. A wall tapestry to add a beautiful pattern and color to your room.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: This tapestry feels like cotton. It’s as thick as a good quality bed sheet and I was actually pleasantly surprised. The colors are vibrant and bright. It also had no weird smell as some people have said. I am super happy with this purchase. One of the best purchases I have made off Amazon in a while even. It’s pretty and really looks great on the wall." —Elle

    Get it from Amazon for $12.30+ (available in 14 colors).

    10. 3D wall panel sets for giving some simple yet cool texture to your space. These DIY panels only need to be glued and/or pasted to your walls and are designed to be painted any color you choose to provide a pop of color that also adds dimension.

    Overstock

    Each set comes with 10 panels.

    Get them from Overstock: first panel set for $79.99 and the second set for $73.34 (both available with free shipping)

    11. Wall sconces that can add an extra regal touch that's so fancy, visitors won't know if they've walked into ~your~ house or a castle.

    Anthropologie

    Just be sure to clarify for them that yes, they did just enter a castle and thus, sconces are more than appropriate.

    Get it from Anthropologie for $38.

    12. A DJ lighting disco lamp that will play music and toss lights in a million colors all over your walls. It comes with a remote, a USB port, Bluetooth access, an SD card slot, and nine color settings. Translation: It's basically all the music and decorations for a full dance party in one gadget.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "It's actually bigger than what you see in the picture. I was a bit shocked but it’s better the bigger the disco is. The sound is actually nice! The ball doesn’t rotate but the motor inside with the light rotates. It has all the available audio ports that you need. The device also comes with a flash drive which is nice and you can use your computer to play music. Also, you can use your phone to connect to it! You control everything with the remote including the lights, the mode you want to use (like Bluetooth or flash drive), volume, etc... It’s impressive at a price like this. My mom loves it especially. I am glad that I bought this." —Rafi

    Get it from Amazon for $24.49.

    13. An eye-shaped wall mirror so that every time you stand in front of it, your wall gets decorated with the most beautiful thing in it. (Psst... That's you, by the way!)

    Urban Outfitters

    If this cool mirror has caught your eye and your heart, then you'll be happy to see that Urban Outfitters actually has a matching eye-shaped jewelry wall hook too!

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $49.

    14. Glitter paint mix to splash a little glitz and glamour on your walls. The glitter especially takes plain white paint to the next level but can also be mixed with other colors.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    FYI: To see the sparkles, you HAVE to mix the glitter into the paint, paint the wall, let it dry, and then BUFF the paint to get the glitter to show. The video shown here is from an Amazon reviewer who originally saw no sparkles but then had her husband sand the wall. So mix, paint, buff, sparkles!

    Promising review: "I was very leery about using this but loved the idea for adding this to my daughter's room. I wish I would have used this on all four walls instead of just the accent wall. It is beautiful! I ended up splitting it and adding some to her ceiling paint too. LOL, and it looks fabulous." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in 26 colors).

    15. A mountable bubble fishbowl and planter to literally bring new life to your walls.

    amazon.com

    One Amazon reviewer noted that this was the perfect solution to keep her curious cat away from the fishbowl.

    Promising review: "My wife went through a huge thing with plants and they really livened up my house. This wall planter is one of my favorites because we have a hanging plant in it and a smaller beta fish living in the water. I love that it takes up literally no space and is cool to look at. Also, it is super easy to put up and is very sturdy." —Michael Jon Alderson

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in four styles).

    16. Paint and a backdrop painting essentials kit for finally giving your room that accent wall you've been talking about. The kit features a brush, rollers with covers, a tray, tape, and tray inserts!

    Urban Outfitters

    Why pay a painter when you can snag paint along with a kit that makes it so easy to DIY?

    Get the paint from Urban Outfitters for $49 and the painting kit from Urban Outfitters for $45.

    17. A frameless wall clock to help you finally call time on those plain Jane walls with something you'll get use out of every second of the day.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I LOVE this clock! I’ve already gotten lots of compliments on it after putting it up in my office. I'm also happy to report that it works and keeps time just fine! You can adjust the numbers to be more spread out or condensed if you like." —M. Wesley

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in three styles).

    18. Magic Eraser Sponges to put on your walls so marks and stains come completely off and your room starts to look like YOUR room again.

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    There's no point in putting cute stuff on your walls if they're going to be offset by dirty stains, right?

    Promising review: "Hey! Did I tell you Mr. Clean and his Magic sponges changed my life?! I live in an apartment that very quickly gets gross and grubby due to oldness and I use these suckers on *everything*. I don't recommend using them on matte walls but I do anyway, to erase scuffs. I use them on my kitchen floor which is disgusting thanks to the '60s floor tiles that are peeling off the floor, and my Siamese cat who eats his wet food while standing on his plate and then walks around leaving little paw prints of grossness. I use the sponges to clean everything in my bathroom and kitchen. There's nothing more satisfying than wiping your stove with a damp Mr. Clean, turning it over, and seeing the tint of filth. Even if you think you have an immaculate kitchen, (and your friends say, "OMG, your house! It's so clean! I wish my house was so immaculate!" when they visit.) Mr. Clean will prove to you otherwise." —Customer Review

    Get it from Amazon for $7.97.

    19. A light curtain that'll treat your room to a cool, soft glow and an overall relaxing mood. The curtain is waterproof, has eight light settings controlled by a remote, and can be used indoor and outdoor.

    amazon.com

    By the way, lots of reviewers noted that these curtains can be difficult to hang up by yourself because the lights get tangled but many shared a hack: Don't untie the long lights from each other until you've already hung up the curtain.

    Promising review: "I am so in love with these lights! They were so easy to put up (took me about five minutes). They add such beauty to my room. I am so happy with this purchase." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    20. A wall garland for inviting the great outdoors into your room (without all the bugs, dirt, and other disgusting outside things).

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I decided to make my room very earthy and zen. My room is covered in succulents and faux plants, and these vines! I’ve bought them three times now and I love them. They are perfect and can be used for anything. The leaves on the vines don’t fall off, unlike other vines I’ve purchased. Perfect for whatever the occasion is, and I’m sure these would be beautiful for wedding decorating or other stuff..." —Amei Ayuel

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in two versions).

    21. A mop and broom holder to attach to a wall and make your kitchen or laundry room look less cluttered instantly. It will also hold things like bags and house keys.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This product is fantastic! It was easy to mount and hanging stuff is a breeze. My house is very old with no extra closet or pantry space. I needed to clean up the dreaded corner of shovels and a mop. Luckily, this product was able to do that and it also comes with hooks. Since it's hung by my back door in the kitchen, I can also hang my aprons and purse on it. This little piece is very sturdy and so are the little hooks. My double-zippered purse is full of things and it holds like a charm." —Shellybeenz

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

    22. Stick-on chalkboard paper to turn your wall into a giant notepad for yourself OR to give kids with doodle-prone fingers a designated spot for their artistic destruction.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Amazon reviewers who are parents, teachers, and regular people who love a DIY situation seem to be raving about this product. They've used this chalkboard paper to create calendars, to-do lists, home menus in the kitchen, labels for household items, and so much more.

    Promising review: "I love this stuff! It's so versatile. It goes on and off easily. I even removed and restuck the paper a couple of times to get it right and it worked great every time. The possibilities for where and how you use it are really endless. I also purchased the Kassa chalk markers with this and they work perfectly and come off cleanly. In the end, I used my contact paper to make a calendar and planner for my fridge and I couldn't be happier with how it turned out." —Kelly

    Get the chalkboard paper from Amazon for $9.95 and the chalk markers from Amazon for $14.95 (available in two tip sizes).

    23. Glow-in-the-dark constellations that will make sure every night is a starry night. Unlike the plastic-looking green stars we stuck to our walls in the '90s, this set is designed to give off a fluorescent-style light so it mimics a true star-filled sky.

    amazon.com

    The set comes with 252 wall decals including a moon to give the real starry night effect.

    Promising review: "I took way too long to decide which product to purchase for my boys' black bedroom wall. I'm glad I went with these! They look great on the black wall in the daytime and at night." —Florida Family

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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