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Wall Covering Trends for 2024

Updated: Jun 20

As we near the middle of 2024, the world of interior design continues to evolve,  offering fresh and innovative ideas that redefine our living spaces. Wall coverings play a pivotal role in this transformation, providing both aesthetic and functional enhancements to homes. This year, we’re seeing a diverse array of textures, colors, and materials making their way into the decor trends. Here are the top 11 wall-covering trends to look out for in 2024: 

Textured Wallpaper 

1. Textured Wallpaper 

Textured wallpapers are making a significant comeback. From subtle grass cloth to pronounced 3D geometric patterns, these wallpapers add depth and interest,  turning ordinary walls into captivating focal points of any room.

(Image Source: York Wallcoverings

Bold Botanical Prints 

2. Bold Botanical Prints 

Large-scale botanical prints continue to flourish. Featuring oversized leaves and florals, these designs bring the beauty of the outdoors inside, creating a vibrant,  organic feel that is both soothing and invigorating.

Metallic Finishes 

3. Metallic Finishes 

Metallics remain a steadfast trend, with gold, silver, and iridescent finishes providing a touch of glamour and sophistication. These wall coverings can illuminate a space and reflect light, making rooms appear larger and more opulent. 

(Image Source: York Wallcoverings

Sustainable Materials 

4. Sustainable Materials 

With growing environmental consciousness, more homeowners are opting for sustainable materials in their wall coverings. Recycled fabrics, cork, and bamboo wallpapers are popular choices, contributing to a healthier and more eco-friendly home environment.

(Image Source: Wallshoppe

Art Deco Revival 

5. Art Deco Revival 

Art Deco is making a strong revival with its symmetrical designs and elegant lines.  Wall coverings that feature Art Deco patterns, especially in bold metallics, add a  timeless yet contemporary look to any interior.

(Image Source: Graham & Brown )

Color Blocking 

6. Color Blocking 

Color blocking has transitioned from fashion to interior design, with walls showcasing large, abstract blocks of color that play with geometry and proportions. This trend is ideal for achieving a modern and artistic aesthetic. 

(Image Source: LittleGreene

Acoustic Wall Panels 

7. Acoustic Wall Panels 

Functional decor is on the rise, and acoustic wall panels are a testament to this trend. These panels not only reduce noise but also serve as a stylish element of  decor, perfect for home offices or studios.

(Image Source: Wallplanks https://

Digital Print Customization 

8. Digital Print Customization 

Personalization is key in 2024. Digital printing technology allows homeowners to create custom wall coverings. Whether it’s a photograph, an abstract design, or personal artwork, these unique prints can make any wall stand out.

(Image Source:  Roland )

Geometric Patterns 

9. Geometric Patterns 

Geometric patterns are soaring in popularity, offering a clean and modern look that can easily adapt to various decor styles. From intricate tessellations to simple shapes, geometric wall coverings provide a dynamic and structured aesthetic. 

(Image Source: Graham & Brown

Sweet Feminine Florals 

10. Sweet Feminine Florals 

Sweet, feminine florals are also trending, adding a soft and romantic touch to interiors. These patterns are characterized by delicate flowers and soft pastel colors, ideal for creating a gentle and inviting atmosphere.

(Image Source: Serena  & Lilly

11. Exploring the Flora and Fauna Trend 

Alongside these trends, there’s a strong movement towards designs inspired by nature’s flora and fauna. Wallpapers that depict lush greenery, delicate flowers,  and whimsical animal motifs are transforming homes into enchanting natural retreats. These designs not only beautify the space but also foster a connection with nature, enhancing tranquility and well-being.

(Image Source: Schumacher and House of Hackney

(Image Source: Serena  & Lilly

Embracing wallpaper is not just about following trends; it's about unleashing creativity and expressing personality through your living space. Wallpaper offers an exciting playfield of textures, patterns, and colors, allowing anyone to tailor their environment to reflect their unique tastes and lifestyles. This year's diverse range of wall covering trends, from the tactile appeal of textured wallpapers to the personalized touch of digital prints, ensures that there's something for every aesthetic and design ambition. 

Wall coverings transform rooms from the background to the centerpiece of your home. It's a form of self-expression that can be bold or subtle, whimsical or sophisticated. Wallpaper invites you to break the mold of traditional painted walls and venture into a world where your walls can tell a story as vivid and dynamic as your imagination. 

The resurgence of wallpaper speaks to its ability to stay current and stylish. It adapts to the times, continuously offering new materials, eco-friendly options, 

and technologies that cater to the evolving demands of modern homeowners.  Whether you're renovating an old space or decorating a new one, wallpaper can instantly uplift the ambiance and set the mood, from serene and calming botanicals to energizing and bold geometric patterns. 

With wallpaper, the possibilities are limitless. It allows every individual to showcase their personality and make a statement, turning their home into a personal gallery of their own artistic choices. In 2024, let your walls reflect who you are, and enjoy the journey of creating spaces that are truly your own. Dive into the world of wallpaper and discover the joy and excitement of transforming your home with just a few rolls of this wonderfully versatile material!


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