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Entryway: Design Tips & Ideas

Lucien coat rack from Hartô

The entryway is the room that is thought of last by most people when they're setting up and decorating their home. Nevertheless, it is also the place that welcomes us in and says goodbye. Your hallway is responsible for the feeling that people have when they enter an apartment or a house. Find creative ideas and practical tips on how to decorate your entryway in this post!

Tips & Ideas for a Successfull Hallway:

1. Entryway Ideas with a lot of Storage Space
2. Interior Ideas for a Long Hallway
3. Furnishing and Decorating a Small Hallway
4. Creating Storage Space in Your Entryway - Practical Solutions for Personal Belongings
5. Where to Put Your Shoes?

Entryway Ideas with a lot of Storage Space

When it comes to the hallway, one thing is essential: functionality. Where to put all the clothes you need in the colder time of the year? The Swiss design brand Vitra would probably reply: Hang it all." The renowned manufacturer designed a wall mounted coat rack, which turns into a real eye-catcher on every wall due to its unique design and strong colors. The coat rack instantly spreads a good mood.

Hang it all coat rack from Vitra in ash black / black
Normann Copenhagen - Toj Wardrobe
Skagerak - Cutter Coat rack in black

Those who prefer a more rustic feel, might want to have a look at Normann Copenhagen's Toj Coat Stand. The designer Simon Legald has reduced the minimalist construction to the utmost. However, the coat rack offers plenty of space for shoes, bags and clothing.

Skagerak offers a product for the nostalgics and romantics among you: The Cutter coat rack features clean and simple lines, making it particularly elegant. It offers storage space for hats as well as hangers and hooks for jackets and coats. The other products of the Cutter Series make it easy to set up a well-rounded hallway and turn the entrance into a coherent overall concept.

Skagerak - Cutter Mini wardrobe, oak
Matégot Coat Rack by Gubi in Brass / Ochre

Interior Ideas for a Long Hallway

A tip for those who want to furnish a long hallway: Emphasize the length of your hallway with narrow, elongated furniture. This will give you plenty of room to move freely, but will not leave the room empty. This way, you even create storage space to accommodate items. Skagerak also addresses this problem unparalleled:

Georg Console Table Blog Entry

With the Georg console table, a piece of furniture has been created that requires only two legs and is nevertheless stable. The furniture of the Georg series fits perfectly into every hallway. Let yourself be inspired and combine the individual pieces as you like.

Furnishing and Decorating a Small Hallway

Especially in cities, it is sometimes a challenge to decorate and furnish your hallway, as it is often very narrow cut or kept small. There are practical solutions for this: Customizable wall racks, where the hooks can be folded in, and wall hooks help with space constraints. This way, you can easily furnish a small hallway and make room for your clothes.

Muuto - Wall hook "The Dots Metal" Set of 5, umber
Butterflies wall hook mini by Umage in anthracite grey

The Piano Wall Rack by Norrmade is a very simple and space-saving alternative to bulky hall stands. It is only 10 millimeters thick and made entirely of aluminum, which gives it a noble look. Practical: Depending on your needs, you can fold the coat hooks in and out.

Functionality plays a special role in small rooms: Wall hooks offer the possibility to attach them individually according to your own ideas, thus creating a unique spatial picture. Not only are there no limits regarding the arrangement, but also in terms of material and color. This is proven by the wall hooks "The Dots" from Muuto. They are available in many colors as well as in mettalic shades such as gold, brass and copper.

Piano wardrobe, Sheep bench and Rope mirror by Norrmade
Soft rounded wall hook " The Dots Metal "
Scandinavian design flair with We do wood products

When it comes to hallway decoration, individuality is a big deal anyway. We Do Wood's Scoreboard coat rack is a particularly clever product: the plank is made of bamboo wood with pins in different colors and lengths, which leave almost infinite space in their arrangement - and creating therefore your very personal coat rack.

Creating Storage Space in Your Entryway - Practical Solutions for Personal Belongings

Does that sound familiar to you: You want to leave the house, but are still desperately looking for the keys, the umbrella, the purse or other things that you use everyday. Why not use a room to store everything you need on a daily basis? We cross the entrance area when leaving the apartment or house anyway anyway, so why not creating practical and time-saving storage spaces there.

Tojo - find Console, shelf

Skagerak hit the mark with the Push designed by Stine Hedelund: it's a coat rack, storage board, shoe rack and mirror all in one. The shelf space is practical for all the things you do not want to forget and even a last look in the mirror before leaving the house is possible.

The wall mirror by Konstantin Slawinski is a mirror and a tray at a time

The Mirror Box by Konstantin Slawinski unites mirror and storage space as well. This way, no space of your hallway is left unused.

Where to Put Your Shoes?

The tica copenhagen - Dot Doormat in gray, 60 x 90 cm

When entering a house, the last thing you want is to bring dirt into it. Whether it is raining or snowing: our shoes are suffering. The hallway offers itself as a savior in distress. A chic doormat and you save yourself a lot of work and time when cleaning your home. Connox also offers many options for you to stow your shoes. In particular, the brand tica copenhagen has dedicated itself to the entryway and offers functional footwear related solutions - be it shoe racks, shelves or floor mats. The Dots doormat features a timeless, classic design, is non-slip and easy to clean. For those who like seasonal decor, there is also an autumnal leaves pattern.

Vitra - Hang it all Coat Rack, whiteOur recommendations for you:HallwayView now!

The shoe rack Gaston by side by side offers an ideal solution to stow your shoes and boots. It is made of solid, untreated wood and has a very classic design. Practical: It is delivered including a metal shoehorn.

You can find the reduced design also with the Norrmade Stick shoe rack. The shoes stand on two bars and let air from the bottom to the sole, which gives the shoe the possibility to breathe and at the same time speeds up the drying process.

side by side - Shoe Cabinet Gaston Situation
Entrance Collection by Rizz
Norrmade - Stick shoe rack made of oiled ash / black

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Article from the 2016-10-25, of Christian Czok

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