Want to bring your exposed brick wall into the modern era? Look no further! Presenting, in no particular order, 20 gorgeous (and absolutely colorful) ways to update that old brick wall.
Parker Dining Chair Set of 2
Lamb Fur Pillow
Insect Dining Side Chair
photography by @THEFLOWERRUN
This daring paint job isn't for the faint of heart — it's a strong statement and requires a bit of patience (and the perfect neutral colored furniture pieces).
Dark Floating Shelves - Large
The Emily & Meritt Wardrobe Rack
photography by APARTMENT THERAPY
Outside this rustic doughnut shop, a light shade of blue accentuates the whitewashed brick exterior, creating a more beautiful and alluring frame. Photo by @rclayton
Brasserie Chair in Peacock
Elio Dining Chair Gold- SET OF 2
Elio Dining Chair Rustic Wood - SET OF 2
photography by @RCLAYTON
A teal fireplace doubles as a statement piece in the living room, adding a whole lot more character to the space.
Steve Leather Arm Chair
Max Side Table
This simple, DIY pink brick backsplash can instantly transform a kitchen from dull to chic. Photo by @liveloudgirl
photography by @LIVELOUDGIRL
Can you paint red brick red? We certainly think so. Photo by @noemieforget
photography by @NOEMIEFORGET
A painted brick wall in the little ones' room adds a pleasant green shade that makes the interior feel far more kid-friendly.
Teepee to Call Your Own (Gold Stripe)
New School Kids Sheet Set (Blue w/White Dot)
Yellow Leather Pouf
Confetti Wall Decal - Grass Green/Teal
photography by PETITANDSMALL.COM
Whitewashing the walls of this cafe's interior not only provides the space with a rustic touch, it also makes the yellow chairs pop!
Kloe Ceiling Fixture
Black Shelf in Smoked Oak
Carlisle Metal 24 Counter Stool - Yellow (Set of 2)
Walker Edison Metal Café Chair - Antique Yellow
Glass Cake Stand
Chalkboard Meal Planner
photography by ALEXANDER WATERWORTH
A stunning blue exterior perfectly paired with a window garden of the brightest blooms.
photography by PINTEREST
Downplay the boldness of painted black bricks with the help of a few plants and colorful decor.
Amish Wood Armchair
On Fire Pillow
Kamp & Co. Torrey Towel
The gray-washed fireplace blends well with the decor of this modern living room, while still providing the space with a dynamic accent.
Nevada Light Blue Area Rug
The Astrid Chair
Monroe Mid-Century Upholstered Sofa
Fun, fresh, and oh so colorful, this turquoise brick wall gives this bedroom seriously cheery vibes.
Kyra in Pink Pillow
Santa Cruz Pillow
A brick wall is not exempt from the whitewashed aesthetic of this minimalist space.
Turkish Cotton Blanket, Grey
Studio Collapsing Round Side Table
These painted brick exteriors are giving us some serious home envy. Photo by @rclayton
The gray brick entryway of this living room blends in perfectly with the white modern decor.
Sheridan Wing Chair - White
Strut Medium Table - White
Glass Orb Vase
Yellow brick walls make for the perfect spot for an impromptu photo shoot. Photo via @royal.reyna
photography by @ROYAL.REYNA
Make the most of the backyard or patio by layering an exposed brick wall with vibrant pops of color.
Telescope Folding Chair - Clear
Savoy Side Table Black
Side Table Black Licorice
The all-white brick backsplash paired with the wooden ceiling beams is giving us serious kitchen goals. Photo via @shopskout
Ernie Bar Stool
Quinn Sofa - 2 Seater
Gallery Frame, 6"x8, Silver Paint
photography by @SHOPSKOUT
A fresh coat of ivory paint ushered this living room into a more modern decor scheme. Photo via @the_4224_collective
Parker Sofa Sectional
Preppy Plaid Pillow
Kala Pillow with Insert
photography by @THE_4224_COLLECTIVE
A gloomy blue brick exterior gives this home a contemporary facelift that just so happens to be perfectly Instagrammable!
Natural Cedar Window Box
photography by THEESTATEOFTHINGS.COM
Just in case you need yet another reason to whitewash your exposed brick wall, we leave this industrialized studio here for you to admire. Photo via @_graydesign
All-Weather Rope Navy/White Area Rug
Askance Floor Lamp
Iconic Lifeguard Tower
photography by @_GRAYDESIGN