A Guide and Ideas for Your Entryway

Your entryway is the first impression of your home, so you want to make it inviting, stylish and functional. In this blog post, we'll show you how to create a stunning entryway with some simple tips and tricks. Plus, we'll share with you a picture of one of our favorite entryway design boards we've assembled and how you can get the look for yourself.

The picture below shows an entryway that has a lot of personality and charm. It's not too cluttered, but it has enough elements to make it interesting and cozy. Let us break down the key features of this entryway and why they work so well.

- The focal point of this entryway is the natural wood-stained sideboard. It's a versatile piece of furniture that can store your keys, mail, shoes and other essentials. It also adds warmth and texture to the space.
- Above the sideboard is a gallery of handmade wall baskets made of seagrass with multi-cultured inspired designs. These baskets are not only beautiful, but they also add some dimension and contrast to the wall. They also create a sense of global style. Also, added the large lamp to add additonal lighting in the entryway.
- On the left side of the sideboard are two handmade terracotta pots, a large white one displaying a young olive tree, and a small terracotta colored one to add texture. These pots bring some life and greenery to the entryway, as well as some earthy tones and organic shapes.
- On the right side of the sideboard is a unique ottoman that adds contrast and interest. The ottoman displays black and white that pops against the wood and the baskets. It also serves as a comfortable seat for putting on or taking off your shoes.
- Behind the ottoman rests a large vertical floor mirror framed by carved dark wood. The mirror reflects light and makes the space look bigger and brighter. It also adds some elegance and sophistication to the entryway.
- Finally, notice the neutral area rug and its detailed design that adds softness. The rug anchors the space and defines the entryway area. It also complements the colors and patterns of the other elements.

Do you love this entryway as much as we do? If so, you'll be happy to know that all the products are available to purchase, and you can find them and their links below this post. Just click on the product name and you'll be directed to the online store where you can buy them.

But before you go shopping, let us give you one helpful tip to help you create your own stunning entryway. One of the most common mistakes people make when decorating their entryway is overloading it with too many items or too much furniture. Remember, less is more when it comes to creating an inviting and functional entryway. You want to have enough space to move around comfortably and not feel cramped or overwhelmed. So, choose your pieces wisely and keep them in scale with your space.

Orange Poppy Home Decor hopes you enjoyed this blog post and found some inspiration for your own entryway. Let me know what you think in the comments below and don't forget to subscribe to my blog for more interior design tips and ideas.

Megan's Entryway

Megan’s entry way 

Wall Basket Art

White Terracotta Pot

Natural Terracotta Pot

White Lamp




Brass Pitcher 

Candle in Wood





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