Tapestry Art: 11 Reasons to Buy a Wall Tapestry

Have you been wanting to add color or vibrancy to your home? How about adding color to your office to enhance its professionalism? There are numerous reasons as to why people prefer for their living and work spaces to reflect their individualism. Whatever your reason for wanting a wall tapestry, you can rest assured there are plenty of pieces to choose from. 

Here’s a look at the top 10 reasons to buy a wall tapestry. You’ll want to keep these reasons in mind when buying a piece to hang in your home or office. 

1. Add Soundproofing to Thin Walls

Wall tapestries are often used in homes and structures with thin walls, like office areas. By hanging tapestries on the walls, the thin walls become a bit thicker, which reduces noise transference between the walls. This means the tapestries improve soundproofing. 

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2. Create a Preferred Atmosphere

A wall tapestry can easily help you create an atmosphere of your preference. If you want to add vibrancy to a space, you will definitely want to choose a tapestry that has bright colors. Mandela, bohemian, and hippie tapestries are great for adding positivity to a space. Many of these tapestries have bright colors and unique designs that are pleasant on the eyes. 

If a room in the home is too bright or busy and you want to make it a bit more calm, you can hang a tapestry that features dark colors. When tapestries are combined with ambient and LED lighting, the possibilities to create different atmospheres throughout your home or office become endless. 

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3. Enhance Serenity

One of the easiest ways to make your home more peaceful is to add colors, symbols and designs that bring a sense of calmness to you. As you begin looking at and shopping for tapestries, you will notice they are abundantly available. It can be tempting to choose some of the first few you come across, but it’s also important to check out your options. Taking your time to pick a wall tapestry is crucial because it will likely be a piece you look at every day. If you hang the tapestry in your bedroom or sleeping area, it will be one of the first things you see when you wake up and one of the last things you see before you fall asleep. 

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4. Cover Big Spaces

Empty spaces in a home can benefit from using tapestry as decor. A wall tapestry makes it simple to add decor without having to add furniture or changing your home’s structure. Even large empty spaces can enjoy this benefit when using a wall tapestry. You can hang one to cover an entire wall, if you want. 

5. Share a Special Moment in Time

Did you know you can take one of your favorite pictures and have it turned into a tapestry? You can even create your own wall tapestry using online digital tools. This means you can transform all of those truly special moments in your life and have them featured on wall tapestries throughout your home. And since the pieces are so easy to hang and take down, they become great for those who are on the go a lot, like college students. 

6. Save Money and Time

When you want to change the look of a room, you can paint every wall if you want, or you can paint only one wall. Either way, you will likely spend quite a bit of money on paint and supplies. You’ll also have to take time to paint the room or pay someone to paint it. When you hang a wall tapestry, though, you take away the headache of having to paint the room. Plus, you don’t have to shop for paint and supplies. 

7. Available in Any Design, Color and Shape

Another reason to buy a wall tapestry is because you can find them in literally any design, color and shape that you can think of. High-quality vendors of custom wall tapestries can help you choose or create a piece that uniquely reflects your individualism. Do you have certain designs and symbols you want included in a wall tapestry? With a custom wall tapestry, it’s simple to bring any of your visions to life as wall decor. 

8. Easily Accessible

You won’t have to search far and wide to find a wall tapestry to hang in your home or office. There are likely local vendors in your area where you can find them offline, but when you shop online, your options become much larger. It’s important to read through the description of each piece you look at online. The description will usually detail the exact type of fabric used to create the tapestry as well as the fabric’s thickness. 

9. Perfect for Rental Properties

Wall tapestries can be hung without having to cause extensive damage to a wall. In fact, many of them can be hung using only a few thumbtacks. Because of this, wall tapestries are ideal wall decor for rental properties. Also, hanging wall tapestries in rental properties with thin walls is an excellent way to add some soundproofing. 

10. Create Illusions of Extra Space

Not only are wall tapestries good for hanging on the wall, they can also be hung on the ceiling. When hung strategically, you can use a wall tapestry to create the illusion of added space to even the smallest of areas. 

When hanging wall tapestry to create the illusion of added space, the tapestry should hang so that it serves as the focal point of the room. If you want to add vertical space, you should hang the tapestry along the ceiling; the tapestry will likely need to feature light colors, however, this depends on the existing colors of the room. To add horizontal space, hang the tapestry across from the area you want to appear has added space. 

11. Make a House Your Home

Lastly, wall tapestries are the perfect type of art to make a house your home. You can choose from any design, color and shape, so make sure to choose pieces that reflect your individuality. Make sure to hang pieces that help bring a sense of calm, peace and serenity to you.