Decorative Wall Plates 

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There’s something extremely classic and almost old-world when it comes to showcasing decorative wall plates in your home decor. Decorative wall plates for hanging work to create a focal point that draws the eye in. Due to the various patterns, hues, and materials used in wall decor plates, they can perfectly accent any home decor style, from traditional farmhouse to contemporary coastal. 

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3 Piece Patterned Decorative Wall Plates

3 Piece Patterned Decorative Wall Plates

Bungalow Rose

Crafted out of a combination of terracotta and rattan, these round decorative wall plates come in a three-piece set of small, medium, and large sizes. They feature an intricate patterned design with blues, purples, and greens and can be hung indoors or outside on a patio wall. 

Designer Advice:

Make a statement on one of your empty wall spaces at home with these vibrant decorative plates to hang on wall. With the varying sizes, you can play with what kind of shape and overall effect you want to bring to your space. You can cluster them together or line them up vertically for a more classic look. 

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Blue and White Floral Plate Wall Decor

Blue and White Floral Plate Wall Decor

World Menagerie

Bring a touch of tradition to your home space with this classic Asian-style blue and white floral plate wall decor. It measures 14 inches wide with a distinct vine and floral pattern with an antiqued ice crackle glaze. 

$129.99

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Sentimental 3 Piece Decorative Plates To Hang On Wall

Sentimental 3 Piece Decorative Plates To Hang On Wall

Winston Porter

Tell the world what your home is really all about with this three-piece worded message ceramic decorative plates for wall set. This set comes with hanging hardware and a wall stand and the ceramic plates are all beige with a simple design, so they’ll blend seamlessly with any design scheme. 

$49.99

Designer Advice:

Give this three-piece set of decorative plates for hanging to yourself or any family member or friend who is looking for some spiritual inspiration to have in their home. On the hanging wall stand, these plates take up around 18 inches, so they can be used alongside a plethora of family photos or go nicely beside a small wall mirror. 

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Handpainted Decorative Plate Wall Decor

Handpainted Decorative Plate Wall Decor

Rich in color and design, this unique abstract style plate wall decor is just over 20 inches wide and features a hypnotizing green, gold, and teal handpainted finish with scroll-like details and a flower in the center. 

Designer Advice:

Add a sense of spice and sophistication to your wall with this handpainted decorative wall plate. Even if you have more muted paint colors on your walls, like off-white or grey, you can use the hanging hardware that comes with this plate to showcase it on the wall of your choice to give it some nice texture. 

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Textured Multiple Decorative Plates To Hang On Wall

Textured Multiple Decorative Plates To Hang On Wall

World Menagerie

Handmade and distressed for effect, these textured metal decorative wall plates give a 3D effect as they’re slightly overlapping in an aesthetically pleasing manner. The colors featured are aged soft tones so they’ll certainly make a sophisticated impact in any modern home space. 

$122.99 $177

Designer Advice:

In a contemporary home, you can hang these textured muted tone decorative plates for wall art in your kitchen as a nice backdrop behind your dining table or behind a cream or grey sofa to bring a sense of purpose to a bare wall. 

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Golden Garden Wall Plates Decor

Golden Garden Wall Plates Decor

World Menagerie

A dazzling piece, this antique gold leaf finish plate wall decor showcases a detailed rose and vine pattern with an etched round border. It comes with a wrought iron stand or can be hung on the wall for all to take in its unique beauty. 

$159.99 $299

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Woven Textured Decorative Plates For Wall

Woven Textured Decorative Plates For Wall

Gracie Oaks

Add some personality to a lifeless wall with this horizontal muted tones decorative wall plates art piece. Made up of several round metal textured plates in brown, green, and beige and arranged in an abstract way, they’re all nicely offset by three varying metal rings with jute fillers. 

$146.99

Designer Advice:

For those looking to invoke a chic farmhouse vibe in their kitchen, living room, or dining room, this decorative plates art piece brings those exact vibes. It has an attached D-ring for easy installation and looks great on any neutral-colored wall. 

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Rectangular Geometric Pattern Decorative Plates For Wall

Rectangular Geometric Pattern Decorative Plates For Wall

Ebern Designs

Completely eye-catching, this set of rectangular purple and white decorative plates for wall hanging is made of a combination of crystal and glass and detailed in a geometric pattern. They’re both 17 inches wide and can be hung side by side or in a vertical arrangement. 

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Industrial Style Decorative Wall Plates For Hanging

Industrial Style Decorative Wall Plates For Hanging

Zentique

Available in three different sizes, these rectangular grey concrete-like decorative wall plates can be used to create an industrial chic moment on empty wall space. You can purchase all three sizes and stack them vertically on the wall to make a visual impact. 

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Floral Pattern Wall Plates Decor

Floral Pattern Wall Plates Decor

August Grove®

Bringing a hint of Mediterranean flair, this floral patterned plate wall decor is just under 10 inches wide and handcrafted out of ceramic. It feels natural and organic with its floral design and outer pierced pattern that stands out on any wall. 

$136.99 $193.95

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Buying Guide

A wall is often a space that is challenging to decorate. Of course, you can go with something that is the usual like framed family pictures or painting. But, what if you want something different? Then, you should seriously consider decorative plates to hang on the wall.

Choosing to place a decorative plate on the wall has its own set of challenges. Hence, you should know some of the essential points before purchasing one. This article will cover some of the most crucial ones below.

There are endless ways of using a wall for decorating purposes. Perhaps the most popular is imprinting custom images on the plate. The images can be a photo of your loved one, a special place or just about anything. It's a great alternative to using picture frames.

You can also have a plate that is themed to your favorite interest or hobby. For example, you could have a Red Sox logo on a plate. Or, if you love to golf, then a plate with a golf club and ball at the center is an excellent idea.

You can also make use of multiple plates in different colors, size and/or prints. Also, you can arrange them in your own unique way.

Plates are usually placed on a flat horizontal surface. When setting them on a wall, you will need to be aware of how you should mount them.

Thankfully, decorative plates will often come with a mounting mechanism. The most important factor to consider is what kind of surface is the mounting mechanism designed for. In most cases, it's either for wood or concrete. Before you purchase, make sure you know if you'll be placing it on a concrete or wooden wall and buy accordingly.

Decorative plates also come in many different materials. Below are some of the popular ones.

  • Ceramic - This type of plate is perhaps the most common. It has a good balance between price and durability.
  • Glass - Decorative glass plate is a good choice as it's classier compared to a ceramic plate, while not being too expensive.
  • Melamine - This type of plates technically falls under plastic products. However, it's more durable and classy-looking than everyday plastic. It's also easy to color and place images and patterns so you'll have plenty of choices with this type. It's also a very economical option.

Aside from the primary material, decorative plates may also come in different styles. Here are some of the common ones below.

  • Clear - As the name suggests, this type of glass is colorless or clear. Clear decorative plates come with an elegant appeal, which is why it's popular for many homeowners.
  • Colored - If a colorless decorative plate is not for you, then you can go for the colored ones. However, choose the ones that are actually colored from the inside out, and not the kind that's just been painted on.
  • China - A decorative plate that delicate and comes with plenty of style and classiness. It's one of the most expensive types of decorative plates.

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Decorative plates for the wall

This 12-piece wall hanging will make your living room look as if you've been collecting for years. It resembles well the antique imagery of hand-painted Faience pottery designs with decoupaged prints.

Scattered Italian Plates Wall Décor

Scattered Italian Plates Wall Décor

With this Scattered Italian Plates Wall Décor you cannot go wrong. Each plate is beautifully hand-painted and glazed, and is attached to a very durable metal construction. Plates are very easy to mount, and can be placed horizontally or vertically.

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Decorative hanging wall plates

Glass art pieces. If you look closely, you wll see how these are hung on the wall. I have always wondered how to hang them securely. You can also visit for various hardware to use in displaying the glass pieces.

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Original and attractive wall decorations. These porcelain decorative plates are suitable for wall hanging. They feature different shapes, sizes, decorative accents and all of them are finished in neutral white color.

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Beautiful Plates...reminds me of the Plates given to me when I opened my Cafe in Killeen TX...I had a Plate Party and I hung all 56 of them on one wall...I think that made the news paper!

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Provide your living room a unique decorative appeal with this set of vibrantly finished plates. Designed in a form of a diamond, this mosaic will help you create a warm, cottage ambience.

Decorative plates to hang on wall

A wonderful wall decoration created from precious china plates in various sizes. They are neatly arranged with larger pieces in the centre and the smaller ones surrounding them. All of the plates depict skilful images in a blue color.

Decorative vintage wall plates pastel

Decorative vintage wall plates pastel

Make sure your kitchen is accentuated to perfection and makes for a nice, complete decor with this amazing wall plates collection that sports the ''pastel brunch'' theme with the bright finish to it and lovely design.

Magnolia Large Platter Wall Décor

Magnolia Large Platter Wall Décor

Beautiful floral wall decor featuring large magnolia-like platters. It is perfect for lightening your interior decor with elegant style. Crafted of solid ceramic, it comes with a hole in the back to accommodate wire for hanging.

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Decorative plates designed for mounting on the wall. It is completely made of rattan and finished with sophisticated pattern. Adds freshness and elegance to all kinds of interiors.

Toscana Six Assorted Plates Wall Décor

Toscana Six Assorted Plates Wall Décor

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Nice plates should be exposed, not only by serving food but hanging them as wall decorative plates. The composition of the ceramic colored plates perfectly fits into the yellow background of the kitchen wall. Some look like fruit crossings.

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Okay....now know how to do this....see WALL ART Ahhhhhhs....pic TUTORIAL on how to do this with pictures/wood blocks!!!!! Oh yeah!

Decorative plates hang on wall decor and black wrought iron

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Decorative plates for wall hanging

Decorative plates for wall hanging. It is made of high quality ceramics and finished with sophisticated ornamentation. Elegant decoration for each room according to taste.

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Contrary to appearances crockery can be used not only during meals - they can be beautiful decoration. This porcelain plate with hand-painted pattern is mounted to the wall by artistic metal rack. It will look good in your dining room.

Vintage decorative wall plates

A rich bunch of plates can of course be used for dinner serving purposes, but when set on a wall - the plates get a new decorative feel. A plate wall is not reserved for cottage style interiors. It can variegate contemporary setting as well.

Decorative plates for the wall

An interesting idea of how to use wicker plates. It can be a decorative feature to almost any kind of interior, adding a rustic, boho vibe to the space. Easy to prepare and install DIY project.

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Pretty traditional decorative plates intended for display on walls or shelves though they can also be used e.g. for serving sweets. Plates are manufactured of rattan and finished in spiral designs in natural brown shades with black accents.

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