Jul 11 2018 explore kim byars s board decorating a mantel with tv above it on pinterest. This is an obvious one but it s key to making your mantel look good since the television takes up the bulk of the space above the mantel you ll want any knick knacks you place to be arranged towards either end of the mantel.
The taller side decor can be symmetrical or asymmetrical but it doesn t need to be overdone.
Mantel decor ideas with tv. The middle can be the hardest area to decorate because you typically have the most limited space between the bottom of the tv to the mantel. I love these two examples above and hope they help you consider how you can decorate in situations like this. In cases where the tv is your focal point you can work with it by using the area next to the fireplace to decorate.
See more ideas about hidden tv tv mantle wall mounted tv. I love the idea of adding sconces to the side of the tv. Decorating your mantel can be broken up into three main areas.
Feb 1 2020 explore cl m s board tv mantle followed by 146 people on pinterest. A fireplace mantel in any living room design is an instant focal point. How to decorate a fireplace mantel with a tv above.
The basic steps to decorating a christmas mantel with a tv are the same but you can tweak and make changes with the decor you choose as you ll see with our two christmas mantel versions below. A simple lantern vase or greenery will work just fine. It s understandable since furniture rugs art and other wall decor always seem to take priority.
Although more often than not it s the last place you probably pay attention to when decorating your home. How to decorate a mantel with a television. First of all you need to keep scale and height in mind when decorating a mantel with a tv above it for christmas.
Garland is your best friend. Focus on the ends of the mantel. Depending on the setup of your room sometimes necessity dictates that your mantel is decorated with a large tv.
Focus on scale flank the sides of the tv with one or two taller items and keep everything else low to the mantel. See more ideas about decor around tv family room home and living. Keeping the decor low and minimal with maybe one tall item on one end can help to make the mantel or surface in front of the tv not feel too overcrowded or the tv wall too busy.
Decorating your mantel. Not only can it lay across your mantel but it can also drape across the front. The middle right under the tv and the two sides.
You can really make a mantel look great by adding low decor under the tv and anchoring the sides with larger taller decor. The setup above includes built in shelves and cabinets that allow for some additional decor.