The entrance area of your home is the first thing guests see when they walk in, yet you may find that the space has been neglected over time or that it has become a dumping spot for coats and shoes on the way into the house.
With autumn fast approaching and convenient storage of coats and wet or muddy shoes soon to be a necessity, now is the perfect time to think about transforming the space around your door. Entrance areas will vary in size as with any area of the home however here are some tips for transforming a home entrance of any size from a forgotten walkthrough to a wonderful introduction to interior bliss. Making additions to entrance points will always be a compromise between design and practical usage, but as long as you prioritise what is most important for you in that space then you are bound to achieve something perfectly beautiful.Liliane Hart Interiors via Chairish.com
The first, and key piece of advice in transforming your entrance space is to be intelligent with storage solutions. This will enable you to keep clutter tidy and possibility even add a touch of luxury through furnishing additions. Many entrance and hallway furniture pieces are multifunctional and sized specifically for these smaller spaces so whether you’re looking for a bench which doubles up as a storage bin, a shoe rack with hooks to hang jackets, or a funky coat stand with umbrella holders at the bottom, you’re bound to find something that suits you in your search in stores or online.