Niche Decorating Ideas

One of the first things I noticed when I walked thru my new home for the first time, was the niche in the family area. At the time, I did not know what the correct term was so I often referred to it as the “accent box in the family room”. After calling a friend of mine that loves all things relating to home design, I learned that this area is known as a niche or nook.

What is a niche?

A niche is simply a recessed space in the wall of your home. Generally, a niche is placed in the living room, hall way or bathroom. These decorative nooks can range in size and depth. Depending the size and location, there are several decorating options. Here are a few of my favorites:

Holiday Niche Decor
If you appreciate change, perhaps seasonal niche decor is an option. Depending the season or holiday, you niche can be filled with Christmas Decor or patriotic decor for independence day.

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How to create this in your home:

If you live close to a Hobby Lobby, Michael’s or other craft store, they should have the things you need.  If not, don’t worry there are tons of online craft stores.  Here is a list of materials:

Other Niche Decor Ideas

Perhaps you are looking for a more permanent decor idea for your living room niche, not to worry, we have lots of other decor ideas.  A niche is a perfect space to display family photos or a decorative clock or painting.  Many of these spaces feature recessed lighting that plays wonderfully on artwork.

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Do you like the look? Looking to create a similar look in your home?  Here are a few of the items used above to get you started:

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