is very easy to forget the entry foyer in the decorating scheme of
things. That being said, too often people stuff pieces that don't
fit in anywhere else in the entry passage. People forget that it is
the first glimpse of their home not just for themselves but for
visitors too and everybody knows that the first impression is the
best and most lasting impression. It is very simple to beautify your
foyer and ensure that it exudes positive energy. Here's how you do
Do not crowd the foyer and the subsequent passage with too much
furniture. Whatever is
placed in this space can and should be used, both decoratively and
Use a simple rug with a linear pattern right from the doorstep to
give an impression of space and to pretty up the passageway.
Use hooks to maximum effect for coats, keys and bags.
The racks that are in the hallway can be used to hold potted flowers,
plants or small accessories. Potpourri in bowls is a nice way to
ensure the entrance is smelling fresh and welcoming!
A mirror or two gives the same affect as the linear rug, in the
impression of space.
Use bright, bold shades in the entryway to create the perfect first
Make sure that this space is well-lit. A poorly-lit entryway does
not look or feel good.
Place all furniture to one side, to give a more spacious feel to