Wall niches are nice accents in an interior walls. Wall niches come in all shapes and while they can also liven up an entire area in your home. It adds depth and texture to the wall, and is a good place to display flowers or collectibles. There are several ways to decorate the wall niches. For smaller wall niches, these niches are more common in bathrooms, kitchens or higher on the walls for the purpose of displaying smaller items. For example, your china collection or small figurines would be fitting in kitchen or dining room niches. Bath oils, salts or decorative soaps and sponges are useful and decorative in a bathroom. Use the niche to show off a series of smaller photographs, a candle grouping or your knick-knack collection. Some smaller wall niches can also work like a built-in shelf, providing a space to display your favourite books, music collection or other items you use often.
For large wall niches, these niches call for large pieces, or the decorative items will get lost in the open space. Large, shallow wall niches can showcase a large piece of artwork, a framed portrait or a wall sculpture, such as intricate wrought iron wall sconces. Deeper wall niches can hold large pottery, vases and sculptures. Update the decor in your wall niche during holidays or special occasions by placing a related item there.