How can I “spruce up” a wall in my bedroom without painting it?

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Would painted lattice look ok? I live in an apartment and I’m not allowed to paint the actual wall. Or maybe a piece of bead board in an accent color? I’m SO bored with my bedroom. My duvet is a large tan and off white check. I got it at IKEA.

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  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Dec 06, 2017
    Hang a co odernating piece of fabric on the wall

    • Jen28808780 Jen28808780 on Dec 06, 2017
      I really like that idea. It shouldn’t cost very much either.
      Thank you!

  • Shoshana Shoshana on Dec 06, 2017
    What about hanging a large tapestry? It's a great way to warm up a room

  • Kauai Breeze Kauai Breeze on Dec 06, 2017
    Maybe a grouping of pretty pictures. Or add a shelf for pretty items.

  • Caseyem11 Caseyem11 on Dec 06, 2017
    Removable wall paper?

  • Cath windmueller Cath windmueller on Dec 06, 2017
    Perhaps removable wallpaper...or wall stickers? I've seen both on Etsy.

  • Bijous Bijous on Dec 06, 2017
    Lattice or bead board would be cute. You would need supports to hang. You may make a few holes in the walls.
    What I'd do is change out the curtains (use white sheets and paint, use curtain clips to hang on rod), buy white pillow cases and paint fun colors and use as pillow covers. I'd buy throw rugs at the dollar store and paint too. A whole new look and no worries about how to secure anything to the wall.

  • Pascale Nguyen Pascale Nguyen on Dec 06, 2017
    Here are some ideas
    https://www.pinterest.com/search/pins/?rs=ac&len=2&q=wall%20decor&eq=wall&etslf=NaN&term_meta[]=wall%7Cautocomplete%7Cundefined&term_meta[]=decor%7Cautocomplete%7Cundefined

  • Gale Allen Jenness Gale Allen Jenness on Dec 06, 2017
    There is some paneling with a wallpaper on it. White with little blue flowers! If that was something you liked? You could attach it to the wall with a few small nails and maybe some two sided tape if necessary? You wouldn’t need to nail each sheet much. Just a litt at the top couple in the middle and a couple on the bottom. You also could put your own 1/4-1/2 plywood on the wall and just enough nails to keep it standing against the wall. You could then paint the boards or you could texture the boards to look like the wall then paint too! Then you wouldn’t be painting the apartment walls!

  • Redcatcec Redcatcec on Dec 22, 2021

    Peel and stick tile, also easy peel contact paper.