Art over sofa

Enhance the look of your living room with unique and creative art pieces that can be hung over your sofa. Explore top ideas to add personality and style to your space.
The most common questions I get from our readers are about hanging pictures above a couch. People ask things like: How high above the sofa do I hang my pictures? Is my picture big enough to hang above the couch or is it too small? How far from the ceiling should I hang my art? Here’s a question one of our blog readers Design, Mirror Over Couch, Mirror Above Couch, Above Couch, Sofa Wall, Above Couch Decor, Living Room Mirrors, Sofa Wall Decor, Decor Above Couch

The most common questions I get from our readers are about hanging pictures above a couch. People ask things like: How high above the sofa do I hang my pictures? Is my picture big enough to hang above the couch or is it too small? How far from the ceiling should I hang my art? Here’s a question one of our blog readers sent in that I want to share with you. Q: My sofa is 82″ and I have a painting 60″ long by 40″ high. The distance from the back of the sofa to the ceiling is only 59” and my…

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Marsha Ransom
Hanging art can come with it challenges. Luckily, our Interior Designer, Cassie, put together a few visuals and tips to help you hang art like a pro! Below, you will find a few examples of the most common mistakes we see when it comes to placement and spacing and examples of how to correct them. Sofas, Inspiration, Design, Picture Placement On Wall, Art Above Couch, Art Above Sofa, Art Above Bed, Wall Behind Couch, Wall Behind Sofa

Hanging art can come with it challenges. Luckily, our Interior Designer, Cassie, put together a few visuals and tips to help you hang art like a pro! Below, you will find a few examples of the most common mistakes we see when it comes to placement and spacing and examples of how to correct them.

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GENERAL RULE OF ART SIZING My general rule for sizing art above the sofa, headboard, credenza, etc., is to ensure the total art width is 2/3 the size of the piece of furniture, in this case, a sofa. To find this number use the following equation: Sofa Width in inches x 0.75 = Ideal Art Widt

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What size art should you put above your sofa? Decoration, Inspiration, What To Hang Above Couch, Decorate Wall Behind Couch, Over Sofa Wall Decor, Tall Wall Decor, Wall Art Over Couch, Wall Behind Couch, Behind Sofa Wall Decor

The blank wall behind a sofa can be a daunting space to fill. For most living rooms, it’s a natural focal point. You want to get something that is personal, but the choices can be overwhelming. I’m going to give you the best tips for how to choose the right size of wall art for this space. I’ll show you examples of where to hang your art on the wall. Lastly, you can see a great way to “try on” your art before you buy it. I’ll show you how I used this technique over my own sofa.

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Mahnoor Fahad