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Updating the floor with a custom-painted checkerboard dramatically changed the entryway's personality.
This classic entryway gets all of the details right, like the color antique rug and custom artwork.
A 17th-century table anchors the entryway of this Scandinavian house. The walls are painted in a matte finish, but the ceiling is high gloss, to bounce more light into the room.
A 19th-century Cambodian sculpture sets an exotic tone in the foyer of a Spanish Colonial Revival house.
A vintage mirror hangs over a custom console in the entry of a Los Angeles home designed by Betsy Burnham.
Under layers of Sheetrock were pleasingly distressed 18-inch-thick limestone walls.
Entry walls are in California Paints' Volute for contrast.
In the entry, a teak mirror from Antiques & Interiors hangs over a custom Andrew Martin sofa.
To soothe city-frayed nerves, the front door opens to entry walls painted in Benjamin Moore's Palladian Blue.
A Peter Beard photograph hangs in the entry. The felt "boulders" are from VivaTerra, while the Sisal rug is by Stark.
As soon as you enter you'll see a striking mural (a wallcovering that was printed in France) lining the hallway and all the way upstairs.
The entry to Kris Jenner's mansion.
If we had to describe this Victorian in two words, we'd choose "pattern addict."
In designer Benjamin Dhong's house in California's wine country, a surreal print from CB2 greets you in the entryway.
Accompanying the client's own Louis XVI chairs in the entry hall is an antique English console, one of a pair.
This tiny home's entryway actually feels pretty spacious.
This castle boasts an anything-but-humble entryway.
A Scandinavian-inspired living room with industrial furnishings is just off of the polka dot entryway.
A marble grand stairs sits inside Marilyn Monroe's former NYC apartment.
A plush custom-made settee lends an inviting tone to the entry, paired with a vintage Oushak rug.
Classical mouldings and chevron-patterned black walnut flooring in the entry hall sets the tone for the rest of the home.