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Neoclassical architectural details adorn the walls and above-door area within this expansive Paris living area.
For homeowners searching for more transformative alternatives (and who aren't scared to call in a contractor to help).
Dishes and platters handed through Andrea Anson's and Gordon McCollum's families fill the kitchen 19th-century Welsh dresser in a New York townhouse (yes this one is above a window, but it could likewise go over a doorway ).
Fixes for renters, first-times, and anyone who doesn't wish to cut a window out to complete this task (however, scroll down in the event you do).
In a Folly Beach, South Carolina, bungalow, driftwood-inspired squares are hung above the door, completing a beach vibe (however any other hanging sculptures might be nice over a door). ]At a Beirut home by May Daouk Decoration and Design, a Syrian calligraphic panel adds elevation into a doorway hung directly above the opening. Exotic Dining Space by May Daouk Decoration and Design in Beirut, Lebanon
Exiting a space may come with all the pomp and delight of penetrating one in case you've taken the time to think about above-door decor. ("Is that a thing?" You might be wondering. What we say: Sure, why not?) That swath of wall space above many doorways--those that lead between rooms and from indoors to outside equally --is easy to ignore when you have four other walls , gasp, a complete house to decorate. Once adorned, the door will feel more completed and in some cases completely opened up--way better than feeling nothing at all, if you ask us. Here are a few of some of our decoration ideas.
Painted medallions decorate a doorway in Emilio Pucci's ancestral Florentine home. Permanent Above-Door Decor
The custom-painted fretwork routine within the dining room doorway in this residence is by Gracie, but you might also attempt one utilizing Martha Stewart's DIY hints.
A pair of twin sofas leading the living room doors from the late Italian Vogue Editor Franca Sozzi's Paris home, appearing almost as transparent as dividers.
Custom-made doors within this Ray Booth--made Louisiana home have paneled windows above them that seem to open the room to the outside.