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Walls of wonder: The best wallpapers to create a beautiful living space

Flat solids, metallic finishes, and textured paints will always remain classic choices for bringing a room to life. However, the world of wallpapers has opened up a plethora of possibilities. If you’re looking for a simple makeover or planning to redesign your home, check out these wallpaper brands.

You can completely transform a space by just adding a layer of character to your walls. These wallpapers also work well for DIY home projects. Try covering a piece of furniture for a quick and easy revamp, or turn your wardrobes and cabinetry into works of art.

Nilaya by Asian Paints

Wallpapers by Nilaya

Nilaya by Asian Paints has taken the field of premium wall coverings by a storm. There really is something to suit every taste – from pastels and vibrant hues to dark, moody colours available in solids, stripes, floral, tropical, Damask, and geometric patterns. In the spotlight are their designer collections that let your walls do all the talking. Designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee brings his quintessential traditional motifs, rich textures, and royal colours into your homes while the collaboration with Good Earth sees softer shades and patterns inspired by nature.

Black Crow Studios

Wallpapers by Black Crow Studios

Taking wallpapers into the realm of art, Black Crow Studios specialises in custom wall murals, wallpapers, canvases, and fine paper prints. Founded by Tracy Hiner, the exquisite offerings can be used as wallpapers or turned into framed canvases or prints that work as art. Some of our favourites are the watercolour collections – the fluidity of the patterns turn boring walls into the focal point of any room.


Wallpaper by Intersekt

Through Intersekt, founders Vidur Arora and Ridhi Arora have opened up the world of surface coverings to the Indian market. From the incredible floor and wall tiles to innovative glass, mosaics, and decorative stones, their offerings are sure to delight. The wallpaper collections include beauties from names like Inkiostro Bianco, where the designs aren’t an afterthought, they are the centrepiece around which a room is sculpted.

India Circus by Krsnaa Mehta

Wallpapers by India Circus

Working in collaboration with Marshalls, the exclusive range of luxury wall coverings by India Circus transports you to different places inspired by the beauty and rich art of India. Travel to the serene waters of Dal Lake, the whimsical world of tropical delights or the regal abodes of royalty with designs that can soothe, invigorate or excite the senses.

Sarita Handa

Wallpapers by Sarita Handa: Image Courtesy Instagram

Sarita Handa’s French-meets-Indian designs are a perfect balance of modern elegance and traditional beauty. Known for gorgeous and intricately embroidered soft furnishing and fabrics, the label also offers a range of wall coverings. The inspiration for these beauties ranges from spring and breezy botanicals to fun florals to the delicate patterns and bold motifs of Indian textiles.

Seetu Kohli Concepts

Wallpapers by Seetu Kohli. Image: Courtesy Instagram

Besides an in-house private label, Seetu Kohli has introduced the market some of the biggest names in the worlds of fashion and home décor. India now sees the likes of Fendi Casa, Ralph Lauren Home and Roberto Cavalli Home – all of which offer opulent coverings with which to dress your walls.

Elementto Lifestyles

Wallpapers by Elementto Lifestyles. I

Offering a wide range of high-end wallpapers and coverings, Elementto Lifestyles has a lot to choose from – woven textures, embroidery, gold and silver leafing, metallic finishes, 3-D, mother of pearl effects, natural textures, textiles and vinyl. The brand also offers international names like Jean Paul Gaultier, Armani Casa, Versace Home, Missoni Home, Carl Robinson, and Giardini, to name a few.


Wallpapers by Prêt -Fab

With a mind-boggling array of soft furnishings and wall coverings, Prêt -Fab’s collections transform spaces into wonderlands. The well-curated offerings are thoughtfully chosen and sourced from international brands like Thibaut, Indes Fuggerhaus, Seabrook, Weco, Aqua Clean, and York.

All images: Courtesy brand

Walls of wonder: The best wallpapers to create a beautiful living space

Nadezna Siganporia

A published writer and editor, Siganporia specialises in the design, décor, travel, culture, and food writing. Being from a military family, she constantly moved to new places which brought about a love for travel and exploration of cultures and cuisines. When not writing, she can be found devouring Wodehouse literature, sketching, or stalking her three rescue cats, camera in hand.

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