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25 Awesome Maps for Your Walls

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I’m planning what to hang on my walls right now and I find myself having to cut back on how many maps I want to hang so my house doesn’t start resembling a high school geography classroom. There are just so many shops offering the prettiest in maps, I kind of want them all. Here I’ve rounded up 25 favorites ranging from colorful world prints to modern takes on cities. Take a look.

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  • NYC Transit Map 1 of 25
    NYC Transit Map
    Cavallini makes fun map gift wrap sheets that are frame worthy.
    Click here to buy from Paper Source
  • Cork Board 2 of 25
    Cork Board
    This is a DIY project to help you map out your travels.
    Click here for the tutorial on Design Sponge
  • Future Maps 3 of 25
    Future Maps
    This shops stocks traditional maps in brilliant colors.
    Click here to buy from Future Maps
  • Chalkboard World Map 4 of 25
    Chalkboard World Map
    This one can be easily customized with a piece of chalk. It hangs so nicely.
    Click here to buy from Dirtsa Studio
  • Colorfully Illustrated 5 of 25
    Colorfully Illustrated
    Definitely a happy spot of color for any space.
    Click here to buy from Marisa Midori
  • Patterned City Prints 6 of 25
    Patterned City Prints
    I just added this shop to my favorites. The pattern and color to all of the prints is spot on.
    Click here to buy from Vassi Slavova
  • Hand Cut 7 of 25
    Hand Cut
    This hand cut one is so intricately detailed. It would add some pretty texture to your wall.
    Click here to buy from Vellum and Trace
  • Book Print 8 of 25
    Book Print
    This map is only $6 (more states in the shop) and printed on pages from a vintage dictionary.
    Click hereto buy from Stay Gold
  • Heart Map 9 of 25
    Heart Map
    I like how this one is mounted on a wood block and of course the heart shape is so cute.
    Click here to buy from Lucius Art
  • My Roots Lie Here 10 of 25
    My Roots Lie Here
    Fully customizable and a great reminder of heritage.
    Click here to buy from Global Child Collection
  • Nail + Thread 11 of 25
    Nail + Thread
    This large scale hanging is made from nails and bright thread. Definitely a little something different.
    Click here to buy from Etsy by Betsy
  • Coordinates 12 of 25
    Coordinates
    I love the charcoal and light blue colors and that this one features Denver.
    Click here to buy from Going Underground
  • Transit Lines 13 of 25
    Transit Lines
    This shop sells prints of several cities transit lines.
    Click here to buy from Line Posters
  • States United 14 of 25
    States United
    A different take on the traditional US print and it's letterpress!
    Click here to buy from Beauchamping
  • This is my Favorite 15 of 25
    This is my Favorite
    You can customize this print to highlight your favorite place. Although it would be hard to fit that in Rhode Island.
  • Watercolor 16 of 25
    Watercolor
    The painted effect of this world map is so pretty.
    Click here to buy from The Map Shop
  • City Series 17 of 25
    City Series
    This vintage style poster is from artist Jim Datz and it comes in four different cities highlighting some of the favorites highlights. So fun!
    Click here to buy from Three Potato Four
  • Black + White 18 of 25
    Black + White
    Ork makes maps with fun typography labeling city neighborhoods.
    Click here to buy from Ork Posters
  • Places on Earth 19 of 25
    Places on Earth
    I love the handwritten font on this.
    Click here to buy from You and Me the Royal We
  • Pretty Maps 20 of 25
    Pretty Maps
    The colors are so brilliant in these prints. I love the more modern take on what could be very basic.
    Click here to buy from 20x200
  • Everything Here is Wonderful 21 of 25
    Everything Here is Wonderful
    I think I might need this one for the nursery. I love the silkscreened font.
    Click here to buy from Best Made Co
  • Tangram States 22 of 25
    Tangram States
    The fun shapes and colors of this print could look great in a children's room.
    Click here to buy from Midnight Umbrella
  • US Typography 23 of 25
    US Typography
    I can't imagine the time it took to design this one.
    Click here to buy from Bold and Noble
  • USA Flags 24 of 25
    USA Flags
    These Are Things makes beautiful, letterpress maps. I want everything in the shop.
    Click here to buy from These Are Things
  • World Print 25 of 25
    World Print
    Great colors and fun illustrations make this one a winner.
    Click here to buy from Famille Summerbelle

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