17 Coolest Ways to Decorate Your Stairs

Your staircase might be the last thing you’d want to decorate. After all, it’s just being stepped on (literally), right?

But a staircase also provides a great design opportunity! Make your boring staircases more interesting, unique and fun with the following design ideas:

1. Washi Tape.

Washi Tape.

This is very cheap and simple solution to make your stairs look awesome. (via Frashion by Marina)

2. Books.


For every book lover out there – so cool. If you’re talented with paint, you can make this by yourself.

3. Staircase Decals

Staircase Decals

You can buy these on Etsy. Click here – there are plenty of cool decals to choose from.

4. Chalkboard stairs

 Chalkboard stairs

This great idea was found on this blog. Your kids will love this.

5. Stamped stairs.

Stamped stairs.

Simple and yet so cool.

6. Pantone Stairs.

Pantone Stairs.

Here is the source for Pantone Stairs. You can’t pick your favorite color? Use them all!

7. Mice on your stairs.

Mice on your stairs.

Do you have a cat? She will love this (or maybe not…).

8. Handpainted stairs.

This are one of the most beautiful stairs I’ve ever seen. So creative, and no doubt it’s also  Instagram-worthy! Via Inspiration Green.

9. Stripes.


If you’re not really creative, then just pick the right carpet. With these stripes, your stairs will look really elegant.

10. Rustic Stairs.

Rustic Stairs.

So cool and beautiful, these rustic stairs are such a great idea for stair decorations.

11. Piano stairs.

 Piano stairs.

Do you play a piano? If so, show everyone your biggest love for the keyboards and paint your stairs piano style.

12. Colors!


I love everything happy and colorful. I believe these stairs will make your day better. Every day.

13. Halloween Stairs.

Halloween Stairs.

Lets have some decorating fun for next Halloween. Looks cool and really playful, don’t you agree?

14. Polka Dot Stairs

Polka Dot Stairs

I don’t think your husband (or your son) would really appreciate these stairs, but who cares when they are this cool? Perfect for girly house!

15. Porch stairs.

Porch stairs.

Who said that outside we can only have boring and plain stairs. These are so awesome. I want to live here.

16. Vintage stairs.

Vintage stairs.

Are you into vintage decor? If so, these stairs are perfect fit for you!

17. Music stairs.

Music stairs.

You don’t have to paint your stairs to make them stand out. Look how cool these are!

Do you have your favorite? Or if you have decorated your own stairs with your own style, share them in the comments section!