5 Unexpected Decor Ideas to Add Interest to Every Room
There will be times when you fall into a home decor rut, especially when you've lived in your house for years. After a while, staring at the same wall color and lounging on the same furniture in the same spot can start to feel monotonous—but it's an easy problem that a little paint (or wallpaper, or reshuffling of furniture) can fix. Seeking inspiration for our next room makeover, we spotted a treasure trove of unexpected decor ideas in the 2021 Real Simple Home. From bold design ideas to borrow from the pros—like a vibrant stripe painted across the ceiling—to simple switch-ups, here are some creative ways to shake up an uninspired space.