5 Clever Ideas to Decorate Above the Sofa

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Check out these creative and clever ideas to decorate above the sofa. You’ll love all of them!

The blank space above your living room sofa is one of the best places to feature something you love. It could be a piece of art, a gallery wall of memorable photos, or maybe a collection of ceramics you’ve made during quarantine. There are lots of clever and creative ideas to decorate above the sofa. Check out the ideas below and find a style that perfectly suits you!

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Create a Gallery Wall

Dress up your walls by creating a gallery wall. It can instantly add personality to the blank space above your living room sofa. You can update it or change it anytime or according to your mood. Plus, a gallery wall isn’t limited to framed photos or paintings. You can hang collections and even living plant walls.

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Display Bold Artwork

If you want a minimalist style, opt for a single bold artwork that would also be the focal point of the living area. Try hanging a large painting or graphically appealing wall art.

Hang Floating Shelves

One of the ideas to decorate above the sofa is to install floating shelves and to display it with framed photos, art, pots of plants, or a collection you want to show off to your guests.

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Mount a Sculpture

Hanging sculptures are also one of the ideas to decorate above the sofa. It could be a sculpture made of interesting materials, or maybe it looks unique and one-of-a-kind. Some examples are faux antlers, ceramic plates, or tall ceramic vases.


Mount Mirrors

If you have a small living space, you could add mirrors to reflect light. This makes the room look brighter and more spacious. Make sure to hang it across a window or something that would either reflect light or visually appealing.

These ideas for decorating above the sofa may be simple, but they would all certainly add personality and style to your living space! Learn more interior design tips and ideas on Omysa’s Design blog. Happy decorating!

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