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Dishes and platters handed through Andrea Anson's and Gordon McCollum's families fill the kitchen 19th-century Welsh dresser at a New York townhouse (yes this one is above a window, but it could likewise go above a doorway ).
Fixing for tenants, first-times, and anybody who does not want to cut out a window to complete this task (though, scroll down in case you do).
Neoclassical architectural details adorn the walls and above-door space in this expansive Paris living area.
Painted medallions decorate a doorway in Emilio Pucci's ancestral Florentine house. Permanent Above-Door Decor
A pair of twin sofas top the living room doors in the late Italian Vogue Editor Franca Sozzi's Paris home, appearing nearly as transparent as dividers.
Custom-made doors in this Ray Booth--designed Louisiana house have paneled windows over them that appear to open the room to the outdoors.
For homeowners seeking more transformative alternatives (and who aren't scared to call from a contractor to assist ).
The custom-painted fretwork pattern over the dining room doorway in this residence is by Gracie, but you could also try one using Martha Stewart's DIY tips.
At a Folly Beach, South Carolina, bungalow, driftwood-inspired squares are hung above the door, completing a beach vibe (but some other hanging sculptures might be nice above a doorway ). Exotic Dining Room May Daouk Decoration and Design in Beirut, Lebanon
Exiting a room can come with all the pomp and excitement of penetrating one in case you've taken the time to consider above-door decoration. ("Is that a thing?" You may be thinking about. That swath of wall space over many doorways--those that lead between chambers and from inside to outdoors both--is easy to ignore when you have four other walls or, gasp, a whole house to decorate. However all you need to do is give it a passing thought and perhaps a nail or two. Once adorned, the doorway is going to feel more completed and sometimes entirely opened up--far better than feeling nothing at all, if you ask us. Here are a few of a few of our beloved above-door decor ideas.