12 Ideas to style the awkward corner at home


The Awkward corners in our homes are often both overlooked and undervalued. We list some ideas on how to turn these unused spots into pretty and functional spaces. We’ve got some great ideas, from interior designers and home owners. Here’s how:

1. Place a sectional sofa

sectional sofa in an awkward corner

It is easy to match one corner of the wall to another wall with a sectional sofa.

2. Install a corner ladder

corner ladder for an awkward corner

The corner ladder provides additional display space too!

3. Plant some greens

greens for an awkward corner

Greens are always a good touch to liven up your living space.

4. Place a round table

round table for an awkward corner

Suitable for small and semi-tight corners. Doubles up as a dining area.

6. Create a reading corner

reading area for a tricky an awkward corner

The unwanted and unsightly awkward corner has now become a favorite chill spot!

7. Place a swing chair

swing chair for a tricky or awkward corner

Who doesn’t love a swing chair?

8. Corner table

corner table for a tricky or awkward corner

Similar to the sectional sofa, the corner table is a good solution to link one wall to another – most often used for walls with right angles.

9. Corner Window

corner window to make a room look bigger

Extra light is always good to make a small room look bigger. (read: 20 tips to make a small room look bigger)

10. Shelves

shelves for an awkward corner

Aesthetically pleasing and functional. Place your trophies, achievements and precious family photo here!

11. Floor Lamp

floor lamp for an awkward corner

The moment you brighten up your dark corners, the whole house looks much more spacious.

12. Folding Screen

folding screen or an awkward or tricky corner

Another simple and cost effective way to make a corner look more aesthetically pleasing!

Any other tips? Do share them with us in the comments!


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