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The 10 Red Wallpaper Ideas to Inspire You

Every classic home, like the one in “Downton Abbey,” often features a formal red room adorned with luxurious red wallpaper. While your house may not be a castle, achieving this elegant look is possible for anyone thanks to the resurgence of wallpaper.

With countless red wallpaper designs available online, you can find the perfect style to create either a fun space or a sophisticated area in your own red room. Let’s explore the stunning options available for designing your red room.

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10 Red Wallpaper Options for Your Home

1. Abyssaly Red Wallpaper Peel and Stick Removable Wallpaper

Abyssaly Red Wallpaper Peel and Stick Removable Self Adhesive Wallpaper 15.7

This Red Peel and Stick Wallpaper is inspired by the festive spirit of Christmas, utilizing a vibrant red that symbolizes positivity, optimism, and enthusiasm to create a joyful atmosphere in your home. The wallpaper measures 15.7″ x 118″, covering approximately 12.89 square feet, making application straightforward even for one person.

Its versatile, solid red design is suitable for various spaces, including bedrooms, living rooms, kids’ rooms, and for sprucing up furniture or office settings. The ease of application and removal ensures it’s perfect for renters, as it won’t damage walls. If you have any questions, customer service is readily available to offer efficient and practical solutions, ensuring a satisfying shopping experience.

2. Red Brick Peel and Stick Wallpaper

17.7”×118” Red Brick Wallpaper Peel and Stick Wallpaper Brick Self Adhesive Wallpaper Stick and Peel Removable Wallpaper Brick Look Wallpaper Red Brick Contact Paper Decorative Easily to Install

Does your home have industrial or country decor? If so, why not dress it up with faux brick wallpaper in red bricks? This red brick wallpaper comes with peel-and-stick backing, so it’s easy to install and remove.

This wallpaper makes an excellent backsplash in your kitchen and can also be used to cover a wood fireplace if you want to give it a brick look.

The reviews on Amazon are overwhelmingly positive, with customers rating this wallpaper with 5 stars 70% of the time. Note that since you’re lining up bricks, it does take some patience to install this wallpaper.

3. Self-Adhesive Red Chunky Glitter Fabric Wallpaper

DHHOUSE Self Adhesive Red Chunky Glitter Wallpaper, Sparkle Glitter Wallpaper for Wall (17.4in x 16.4ft, Red)

Not for the faint of heart, this wallpaper makes an exciting statement in the right space. This would be the perfect look for a dressing room or closet because it gives a lot of glam without being overdone.

Imagine this wallpaper as the backdrop of a dressing room, for example. The wallpaper has actual chunky glitter, so it’s not just flat wallpaper. If your walls have texture, this will lay nicely on your walls, unlike a smoother wallpaper.

One customer shared photos of how she used this wallpaper as the background for her wig collection. It would also be great to showcase a hat collection.

4. Guvana Brown and Red Tartan Peel and Stick Wallpaper

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For people who decorate their home in shabby chic or country decor, this red and beige checkered wallpaper is perfect. The wallpaper is peel-and-stick, and it makes the perfect backdrop for kitchens or family rooms. You can also use this wallpaper as a shelf and drawer lining.

This wallpaper won’t leave a residue when you remove it, either, and it can be used to cover furniture if you’re looking to dress up an old table or dresser.

Customers note that the wallpaper is a bit transparent, so the surface you add it to should be one flat color for best results. One customer used this wallpaper to cover her cabinets and it looked gorgeous.

5. Blooming Wall Peel and Stick Vivid Abstract Floral Wallpaper

Blooming Wall DPY09 Peel&Stick Handpainting Multicolor Watercolor Vivid Red Purple Floral Self-Adhesive Prepasted Wallpaper Wall Mural Wall Decor

Abstract designs are in vogue at the moment, and when combined with the equally popular botanical trend, you’ve got a hit. This wallpaper is red, but it also has other colors, including green, purple, pink, yellow, and more. Best of all, the background is black, so everything with color just pops.

This wallpaper is peel-and-stick, so it comes off easily. Even better, this wallcovering is fire-resistant, water-resistant, and soil-resistant, so this design is a winner on all fronts.

With a matte finish, this wallpaper will do best if installed on smooth or sanded walls.

6. York Wallcoverings Pucker Up Buttercup Removable Wallpaper

York Wallcoverings Wall in a Box Pucker Up Buttercup Removable Wallpaper, Black, White, Red

Do you want an interesting and sensuous pop of red for your boudoir or dressing room? This wallpaper featuring beautiful vintage women with red lipstick adds excitement, intrigue, and drama.

We love this look in a small space, and it makes a gorgeous backdrop for your closet wall as well. You can install this wallpaper anywhere that you want an interesting look that is different from everyone else’s.

This wallpaper is self-adhesive but you have to use water to apply it to the walls. It’s not peel-and-stick, and that’s the one downside of this design. Otherwise, we’re all in on this one!

7. Create-a-Mural Red Polka Dot Wall Decals

Create-A-Mural Polka Dot Wall Stickers, Wall Decor Stickers, Wall Dots, Vinyl Circle Room Dot Decals (Red)

Although this isn’t technically red wallpaper, we wanted to add it to the list because it gives you the chance to create dramatic or whimsical accents on your walls without using sheets of wallpaper. These dot decals can be arranged however you want and even moved around as needed.

These cute dots are peel-and-stick and they come in sheets of different sizes. You can use them to decorate your walls, and then add some to pieces of furniture to finish off a look.

These cute dots are a great alternative to wallpaper and painting, and they’re great for when you want the complete transformation that you would get with wallpaper, but don’t want the fuss.

8. Birwall Black Red Roses Peel and Stick Wallpaper

Birwall Peel and Stick Black Red Roses with White Leaves Wallpaper Prepasted Wall Mural Contact Paper Wall Decal

Few color palettes offer the drama of black, red, and white, and that’s exactly what you get with these gorgeous blooms. The roses look textured and shaded, and this wallpaper is like a work of art for your walls.

The wallpaper comes pre-pasted (peel and stick) and is much more elegant than most of the peel-and-stick wallpaper we see. You can also use this paper to cover furniture or add accents to other areas of your home.

This wallpaper is water-resistant and soil-resistant, and if you remove it, there will be no sticky residue left behind. With this wallpaper, you will have the perfect backdrop for bold furniture.

9. Morrocan Tile Peel and Stick Wallpaper


Who doesn’t love the look of exquisite classic Moroccan tile? Now you can get it in wallpaper with red as the feature color. the other colors are different shades of blue and rich gold yellow, along with crispy bright white.

This wallpaper would make a gorgeous accent wall in your bathroom, or it can serve as a sturdy backdrop underneath your kitchen cabinets. If you have country decor in your kitchen, this wallpaper is perfect for you. The colors are also reminiscent of Americana, so if you decorate in that style, this one is a winner for you.

Reviewers have rated this wallpaper with an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars on Amazon.

10. Red with White Polka Dots Wallpaper

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If you have decided that you want a polka dot wallpaper, we’ve found the perfect one for you. This wallpaper is self-adhesive and it can be used to decorate much more than your walls. If you have some left over, use it for drawer linings, shelf lining, and decorating furniture as well.

This wallpaper is removable from most surfaces, and it comes highly reviewed on Amazon. Reviewers noted that it was easy to stick onto wood and that the red and white dots look much denser in the photos than they do in reality.

Time to Try some Red Wallpaper!

If you’re ready to start planning the red room in your castle, any of these red wallpaper ideas are waiting for you. You won’t regret this bold color choice when executed properly. 

Do you have a red room? Or did one of these ideas inspire you to give red wallpaper a try? If so, tell us about it in the comments below.