Wallpaper in the interior (hallway, living room, bedroom, kitchen). From theory to practice + 190 PHOTOS
Combination is a simple and effective design technique that allows you to transform any room, embodying your fantasies in an original and stylish interior. By combining materials for walls of different colors, textures and patterns, you can visually adjust the space and divide the room into functional zones. To decide how to glue two species to achieve the desired effect, you should familiarize yourself with the rules and methods of combining.
Going to glue different wallpaper in one room, you must first familiarize yourself with the rules for the harmonious combination of materials.
Different wallpapers in the interior
Dissonance in the finish, discovered after the completion of the repair, is difficult to eliminate and requires additional costs.
Harmony in wall decoration
Living in a room with a boring or “flashy” interior negatively affects the mood of the household and can cause a deterioration in well-being. Competent combination is carried out according to certain rules and must take into account several factors.
Compatibility assessment criteria
When choosing materials for decorating walls in a room, pay attention to the following parameters:
ColourTo assess the harmonious combination of different shades, you can use the color wheel scheme. An elegant classic interior suggests options for gluing adjacent tones, and contrasting colors should be preferred for decorating rooms in a shocking pop art style..
Use a color wheel scheme
TextureWhen using canvases with different textures for walls, it is advisable to select one shade. In this case, the difference in surface finish of the material will be more noticeable..
DecorIn order for the gluing design to be harmonious, their decorative design should be combined in color and style. A composition of smooth monochromatic and patterned canvases looks good. Combination with vertical and horizontal patterns of bright colors is undesirable, since such a decor option is perceived negatively.
Among the popular options are wall decoration with wallpaper of the same color, but in different shades. Graduated canvases in peach, beige, coral or navy blue can be positioned both horizontally and vertically.
Graduated horizontal canvases
They go well with plain and with a pattern in the form of wide or narrow stripes. This decor visually increases the height of the ceiling and creates the effect of a more spacious room..
Increase in ceiling height due to vertical stripes
In order for the combination to be harmonious, the following rules must be observed:
1The finishing material must be of the same thickness, otherwise there will be a noticeable difference in structure and at the joints. Paper canvases are combined with paper, and vinyl with vinyl. The surface of the walls is leveled before pasting..
The finishing material must be of the same thickness
2To assess compatibility, you need to attach the selected samples to each other in natural light..
Choose wallpaper in natural light
3Combining canvases of different colors, choose: various options for shades of cold or warm colors; closely spaced tones or contrasting colors that are on opposite sides of the color wheel.
Cold gamut in the choice of shade
4When buying wallpaper of different colors in a room, you should choose a material with the same texture and surface finish. It is undesirable to combine matte and glossy canvases..
Combine matte canvases of two, three types
Studying various options for gluing, you need to decide on the method of wall decoration and the effect that is supposed to be obtained as a result of repairing the room.
The choice of materials for transforming the interior depends on the purpose, overall dimensions and design features of the room. The combination allows:
Divide the space
The use of partitions, furniture and screens in a large room for dividing into functional zones is costly and leaves a feeling of cumbersomeness.
Division of space into functional zones
To highlight areas, we combine different colors, decor or textures. This method clearly defines the boundaries of individual zones, allowing you to maintain the effect of spaciousness..
The boundaries of individual zones using a combination
Aligning walls is a laborious job that requires certain skills, time and significant financial investments. If you combine the two types, you can hide surface defects and create a unique interior..
In many apartments with a not very good layout, the overall dimensions of the premises violate the harmony of perception..
Adjusting space with wallpaper
By pasting the walls with different wallpapers, you can visually change the space and adjust the proportions of the room.
Pasting walls with wallpaper will visually change the space
For example, the perception of an elongated rectangular room will change if the ends are pasted over with dark or bright canvases, and trim is used for the side walls in pastel colors.
Pastel colors on the side walls
To create an interior with unusual decor, you can combine rich colors with smooth or patterned canvases in soothing shades..
Canvases in soothing shades
This combination draws attention to the highlighted area and gives the room a unique flavor. Instead of bright canvases, they often use as an accent wallpaper with an interesting depiction of flowers and landscapes, picturesque views of cities or with an abstract drawing.
Photo wallpaper with pastel finish
To understand how to glue beautifully, you need to study different ways of decorating walls and choose the appropriate option. Various methods of combining canvases are used to decorate the premises..
Use different methods of combining canvases for interior decoration
It provides for pasting in the form of two stripes with a horizontal division at a certain height. For the upper part, canvases with a volumetric ornament are usually used, and for the lower part, a pattern of vertical stripes of different thicknesses.
Wallpapering in the form of two stripes with a division horizontally
In terms of color, the wallpaper can be of one shade, but the lower area should be darker. This will avoid distortion of proportions in the visual perception of the room..
Pasting with horizontal division
The division of the border is made out with the help of a border. The photo will help to evaluate how such combined wallpapers look.
Divide the border with a border
How to glue it beautifully with horizontal division? The main thing is to choose the right location of the line that separates the different canvases..
A beautiful combination of wallpapering with a border
Its height depends on the height of the ceilings in the room and for standard apartments is 1 m.For low rooms, this type of wall decoration is undesirable, since it can visually reduce the space.
Opt for horizontal partitions with high ceilings
Wallpaper, combined with dividing the canvases horizontally, look harmoniously in spacious living rooms and in offices in a classic or traditional english style.
Spacious living room in traditional English style
If you are going to glue beautiful wallpaper of two types on the wall, pay attention to the canvases with vertical stripes.
Such a pattern visually increases the height of the ceilings, and the room is perceived as more spacious..
Drawing visually increasing the height of ceilings
However, you should not paste over all the walls with striped wallpaper: the same type of decor quickly gets bored, and many small stripes can cause fatigue. Option – a combination of striped decor with matching plain colors or canvases decorated with a discreet pattern.
Combine striped wallpaper with pattern decor
Using vertical combination, you can highlight functional areas. The photo will help you decide how to properly glue the striped wallpaper on the walls: after looking at different combinations, it is easy to choose the finishing option that suits you.
Choose the perfect combination of stripes in your interior
Accents and niches
One of the popular finishing techniques involves highlighting one wall with decor. Using wallpaper in bright saturated colors or with an interesting and unusual pattern, create an attention-grabbing object.
Create an eye-catching object with an accent wallpaper
The rest of the walls are pasted over with neutral canvases of suitable shades. To understand how such wallpapers are glued, the photo will help.
Canvases in a neutral color with an accent on the main wall
The layout of some premises provides for the presence of a niche. It can be draped with curtains, covered with a partition or built-in furniture..
Draping a niche with wallpaper
Another way to mask niches and various protrusions is to use wallpaper in dark shades and with a variegated pattern. On the contrary, you can highlight non-standard structural elements using bright canvases..
Dark shades with variegated patterns
An interesting way of decorating walls is the patchwork technique. Such a finish is especially effective in a children’s room, in a country-style kitchen or in a bedroom decorated with “Provence”.
A way of decorating walls decorated under “Provence”
To understand how to combine wallpaper with each other in these cases, you can view photos of various interiors or find inspiration in the works of craftswomen in sewing technique patchwork. To create a panel, you will need pieces of canvases of the same shape..
Patchwork technique in the interior
Application of two types of wallpaper in different rooms
How to combine two types of wallpaper in different rooms? To create a harmonious interior, you need to take into account the purpose of the room, its dimensions and design style..
Consider the size and style for different rooms
Usually the largest room is living room, which sometimes serves as a dining and recreation area for all family members.
A bright living room for a family holiday
In some cases, there is a workplace or a corner for pursuing your hobbies. Using vertical division, you can use wallpaper to highlight functional areas.
Create a corner for your favorite hobbies
Bedroom – a place to sleep and rest, so its interior is most often designed in a calm range. To decorate the room, use wallpaper with an unobtrusive pattern in pastel colors or combine monochromatic canvases with a bright accent on one of the walls in the form of an image or a color spot.
Calm range in the sleeping area
The kitchen is a room with special conditions. High humidity and temperature negatively affect the finishing materials, besides, there is a high probability of contamination..
Pasting walls with combined wallpaper in the kitchen
Therefore, choosing wallpaper for kitchen, you need to pay attention not only to the decor, but also to the properties of the canvases.
Choose moisture-resistant canvases for your kitchen
They should not fade or peel off. In some cases, you can combine regular and washable wallpapers for different walls. The color scheme of the finishing is selected taking into account the furniture and the style of the room.
TOP 3 trendy wallpaper combinations in 2019
1Combining several shades of the same color.
2Combination of plain fabrics with a pattern.
Drawings on wallpaper
3Combination of various textures.
Different textures of wallpaper