Hidden space behind a picture, http://hative.com/clever-hidden-storage-ideas/

Entryway Storage Solutions

Hide keys, etc. I really like this idea for spare keys, either by the front door or in the kitchen, mud room

White Entryway with bench and plants

7 Things Every Entryway Needs

Stiffkey Blue (Farrow & Ball) - not on all the walls but a really lovely colour,  art work would stand out on it.

New collection from The Natural Rug Company

woven bench and mirror in entry way | @andwhatelse

Boho eclectic front room, round gold mirror, bench with Black and white cushion, area rug

Moroccan Lanterns...indeed

We will show you how you can create a magical ambience in your backyard or patio with just a few Moroccan lanterns. If you like Moroccan culture

benches can also help designate an entryway.

10 reasons why bench seating solves all the problems

5 Ideas for Hallway Inspiration - The Chromologist

An inspirational image from Farrow and Ball, India yellow packs a big punch so use it in small amounts with lots of contrast in natural colors.