Make a statement with the latest design trend—bold and beautiful accent walls. Accent walls are a great way to define a space, and in 2023, we’re going to see them in a whole new light. Bold patterns turn any wall into a statement wall! More than just a pop of color, a statement accent wall brings joy and exuberance into the home—something we could all use after the last several years. Check out our wallpaper buying guide for essential tips before you begin!
Ready to get a jump on this 2023 accent wall trend? Here are 20 statement wall ideas for any space.
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1. Blooming Bedroom Accent Wall Idea
For a sweet and sunny look, try a floral accent wall in lighter shades and neutrals. The larger the pattern, the more drama it brings to your space.
2. Farmhouse Charm Dining Room
Try a playful pattern on a statement wall that complements your charming farmhouse style. Go neutral with browns, white, and navy blue for a more modern approach.
3. Bold Entryway Accent Wall Idea
Entryways can be tricky, but an easy way to liven them up is to add a bold and beautiful statement wall. Accent walls work great behind staircases and in transitional spaces.
4. Vintage Floral Bedroom Backdrop Idea
A pretty floral feature wall brings vintage charm to your bedroom. Try a pattern with bright pops of color and match it to furniture for a cohesive look.
5. Botanical Bliss Entryway Idea
Botanical prints add a soothing atmosphere to entryways and accent walls, setting the tone for your space. Pair it with a modern entryway bench and neutral accents for a cozy, contemporary look.
6. Wild One Nursery Accent Idea
Why not go wild with a big and bright animal print statement wall in your little one’s room? A playful wallpaper print makes it vibrant and fun.
7. Tapestry Wall Ideas
If wallpaper isn’t your thing, use a large tapestry as an accent wall. It brings color and texture into the room without the hassle of painting or wallpapering.
8. Rustic Statement Wall Ideas
Ditch the shiplap and try this rustic wooden crate background pattern on your statement wall for added texture and depth. Great for adding warmth to an industrial style space without compromising the austere, cool vibe!
9. Modern Mosaic Wall
Elevate your surroundings with a modern mosaic statement wall. Pairing cool blues with warm gold accents offers a distinctly elegant look.
10. Maximalist & Monochrome Accent Wall
Match your accent wall to your furniture for a monochrome palette that is stimulating yet easy on the eye.
11. Luxe Living Room Backdrop Idea
Take a cue from this gemstone-inspired living room, featuring a malachite green statement wall and matching velvet sofa. Keep it simple with clean, minimal accents and matching trim.
12. Nature-Inspired Living Room Accent Wall
Bring the outdoors in by adding nature-inspired patterns like this leaf-covered statement wall. Pair with a few houseplants and earthy elements for a fresh feel. Bonus points—this also gives your space a boost of biophilic design, one of our other favorite 2023 decor trends!
13. Refreshing Dining Room Statement Wall
Give your dining room or kitchen a refresh with a bright statement wall, like this colorful cactus look.
14. Moody & Modern Living Room Wall Idea
Dark statement walls make details pop. If a whole wall is too overpowering, create a smaller accent panel instead.
15. Staircase Statement Baseboard Accent
Instead of a statement wall, try adding a fun pattern to your steps and baseboards for an unexpected pop of color.
16. Boho Office Accent Wall Idea
A clean palette and simple furnishings lend a bohemian feel to this work space. The look is tied together by a whimsical feather accent wall.
17. Tile Wall Statement
For a bit of old world charm, cover your statement wall in a tile pattern that complements your decor. We love this bright green paired with a mid-century, acorn wood credenza!
18. Mid-century Chic Living Room Accent Wall
Mix it up by blending styles—like this mid-century meets glam living room—and tie it all together with a whimsical statement wall.
19. Elegant Entryway Statement
Welcome guests to your place with a stylish, statement accent wall. Pair a floral pattern with chic elements, like this sleek console table, for a timeless yet modern take.
20. Happy Home Office Accent Wall
Brighten up a dull workspace with a cheery accent wall. A bright, yet simple pattern will make the perfect backdrop for those video calls.