When it comes to injecting a bit of personality into your decor, nothing beats a wall hanging. Whether it’s a tapestry, a macrame creation or even an elegant Japanese-style fan, wall art can give any space an eye-catching focal point.
Whether you like maximalist décor or pared-back Scandi style, there’s a wall tapestry to suit your taste – and we’ve compiled a list of our favourites to give you some inspiration.
Read on for our pick of the best wall hangings on the market right now! For more ideas on jazzing up your wall, see our ultimate guide to wall decor, or check out our pick of the best online stores to buy affordable art prints.
Or if you fancy something on a grander scale, check our tips for creating a feature wall.
Abstract Sun Wall Hanging, £25, Urban Outfitters
We love the sunset-inspired tones in this unique Urban Outfitters wall hanging – they’re totally on trend and reminiscent of 70s boho decor. The shape of this wall hanging makes it the perfect accessory for brightening up a tired hallway or landing, and we love how easy it is to hang (thanks to the pine wood dowel). Why not style this one with a pop of fresh greenery (check out the best online houseplant shops here), or use it to style up a Santa Fe inspired scheme.
Huba Parrot Wall Hanging, £46, La Redoute
Blue has been proven to be one of the most soothing colours of the rainbow, so it’s no wonder that blue living room décor is set to be a huge trend this year. If you want to incorporate some blue into your scheme without the commitment of a full room makeover, a blue wall hanging – like this one from La Redoute – is great for dipping your toe into the trend without the need for paint. We love the traditional style illustrations and tropical colours!
Natural Bamboo Fan Wall Hanging, £65, Oliver Bonas
This beautiful bamboo fan looks incredible hung over a bed. It’ll weave subtle texture and colour into your room without overwhelming the space, and its white fabric tassels add a sophisticated Art Deco touch. We’re obsessed!
Umuseke Hanging Basket, £98, Anthropologie
Global style, also known as the travel-inspired decor trend, is all about filling your rooms with the sights, sounds and smells of your favourite destinations, so you can experience the joys of adventure without leaving the comfort of your own home. These beautiful hanging baskets from Anthropologie are handcrafted by groups of women in small communities across Uganda, and the bold sunset-inspired colours are perfect for reminding you of far-flung destinations. We think they make a great addition to a home office.
Custom Woven Wall Hanging, £80, Etsy
In our eyes, you can never have too many colours in your wall decor – especially when you hand pick them yourself! We absolutely these handwoven wall hangings from Independent Etsy seller, WeavingMagicLucy – they’re truly show-stopping, and ideal for adding a personalised touch to your home.
OYOY MINI Follow The Rainbow Wall Hanging Decoration, £100, John Lewis
We love the muted tones featured in this OYOY rainbow tapestry – they remind us of Brave Ground, Dulux’s colour of 2021 and so it couldn’t be more on trend. Handmade from a blend of high quality wool and cotton, this large wall hanging is perfect for boho-inspired homes – team it with a 70s sideboard for some serious retro vibes.
Wooden Bead Wall Hanging, £150, A by Amara
If you’re after some alternative wall art, then look no further – this beaded wall hanging from Amara is certainly something out of the ordinary. Expertly crafted from wood and oversized, this piece is great for adding interest and texture into minimalist, Scandi schemes. Pair it with pampas grass if you’re looking to achieve a laid-back, natural feel.
Terje Decorative Wall Hanging, £28, Made.com
This abstract tapestry from Made.com is the perfect accessory for an art-filled home. The woven pastel features make a playful and vibrant accent on plain walls – we especially love how it looks against a brilliant white backdrop.
Lobster Wall Hanging, £39, Amara
You don’t have to have a home by the beach to fall in love with this nautical themed tapestry! We love the enlarged lobster motif and tasselled corners – it gives a subtle nod to coastal décor without being too gaudy. Try hanging it in a bathroom, or pair it with some decorative coral for cool, beach house vibes.