You may have an inexpensive kitchen backsplash that doesn't need to seem affordable. Mosaic tiles have become very popular and may be used in almost any style kitchen. You might choose distinctive tiles for various regions of the kitchen.
I might not care if the rest of the house was furnished if I had this entry hall and that swoopng staircase. Love the rug and stair carpet, chairs and secretary. But I wouldn& need that little framed whatever to the right of the secretary.