Great Gatsby design room ideas – 10 of the best

Love Great Gatsby design ideas? Design your rooms with Art deco influence - from mirrored furniture to opulent features, take a look at these room designs inspired by the Great Gatsby. For more design ideas visit

Elegant curves mixed with dramatic lighting give this hallway design a feeling of 1920s glamour - the perfect place for one of Jay Gatsby's parties!

1/10 Glamorous hallway design with purple sofa

John Lewis

2/10 Living room with Art Deco-style sideboard

Living room with Art

(Image credit: Future PLC /Paul Raeside)

Rich fabrics and striking patterns are great for creating a Gatsby-inspired design. Here, luxurious touches, like a glass table and screen, give the design a warm, cosy feel.

Similar sideboard
I & JL Brown

3/10 Blue Art Deco-style chair

Blue Art Deco style chair

(Image credit: Future plc/ Simon Bevan)

Coloured leather is perfect for creating a retro feel. This beautiful fan-shaped designer armchair is the epitomie of 1920s style.



4/10 Glamour bedroom design with silk wallpaper

Glamour bedroom design with silk wallpaper

(Image credit: Future PLC/Brent Darby)

Textured wallpaper is the ultimate in luxury design. This design from Zoffany is made to resemble silk. A velvet headboard adds extra glamour.


5/10 Sophisticated dining room design

Sophisticated dining room design

(Image credit: Future plc /Jan Baldwin)

Want a non-commital Gatsby-inspired design? Choose a group of simple yet stylish candles with a retro feel.

Dining chairs
David Seyfried

6/10 Black and white hallway

Black and white hallway

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A bold design combination of black and white is perfect for creating a grown-up sophisticated look - worthy of Jay Gatsby himself!

Similar wallpaper
Wallpaper Direct

7/10 Monochrome living room

Monochrome living room

(Image credit: Future plc/ Chris Everard)

For ultimate Art Deco style go for a neutral design with monochrome accents. This living room design features walls painted below the dado rail in a richer shade, which adds depth and creates a gorgeous backdrop.

Mirrored side tables

8/10 Art Deco-style drinks cabinet

Art Deco-style drinks cabinet

(Image credit: Future plc/ Mark Scott)

A retro Art-Deco inspired drinks cabinet is perfect for a glamorous party-style design. Fill with cocktail mixers and shakers in different shapes and sizes.

Similar cabinet
Alexander & Pearl

9/10 Green hallway with console table

Green hallway with console table

(Image credit: Future PLC/ Paul Massey)

Mirrored furniture is the hallmark of a 1920s design scheme. Paint walls a rich dark shade and accessorise with interesting collectables.

Similar console table
House of Fraser

10/10 Bathroom with silver wallpaper

Bathroom with silver wallpaper

(Image credit: Future PLC / Chris Everard)

Choose a striking Art Deco-inspired wallpaper to add glamour to a small bathroom design.

Neisha Crosland

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Tamara was Ideal Home's Digital Editor before joining the Woman & Home team in 2022. She has spent the last 15 years working with the style teams at Country Homes & Interiors and Ideal Home, both now at Future PLC. It’s with these award wining interiors teams that she's honed her skills and passion for shopping, styling and writing. Tamara is always ahead of the curve when it comes to interiors trends – and is great at seeking out designer dupes on the high street.