Laying out a room is difficult, especially when you factor in television placement, space restrictions, open floor plans, and natural pathways. By Meg Escott. As you can see there are no other center pieces added aside from a single silver bowl mounted on the table. Also, the added dark shades of blue and black give life to this large living room. The theme is more of vintage looking that gets even appealing in age. This is quite spacious and relaxing. They often mirror classic cabin designs with a twist of modern design. See more ideas about small sitting areas, home decor, home. Adding plants to a rustic design can really liven up the space when contrasted with the rich tones of the wood and leather furnishings. Asian design is perfect if you are going for an eastern feel, or if you appreciate balance, tranquility, and order. In fact, a hodgepodge collection of pieces serves well to build the shabby chic look. Here are some of the important elements Mid Century design has: Simple design with a few throw pillows accented in blue, gold and silver. Commonly, country styles would boil down to mostly american folklore or french rural lives reflected right through each design detail. You want to showcase those rich and varied tones. Since the living room is the very spot were numbers of individuals gather and sit around, choosing a comfortable sofa is a top priority. All pieces should work together in harmony. Nature kissed design with some of the greenery, animal head wall mounts and fur. Very eclectic with a few timeworn items like the pots, stone fireplace and nature-filled motif with all the animal and flower additions. Live orchids blooming in white petals and a potted palm is incorporated inside the living room. To accent the natural wood tone, keep any metals in the antique bronze, brass, and/or copper range. It is advised, that as much as possible, stick with the plan and avoid changes unless necessary. By John Willey | Willey Design LLC. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at piano.io, See ELLE Decor’s Most-Liked Images of 2020, 65 Modern Kitchen Light Fixtures You’ll Love. What’s good about it is that it is intimate as well. Scandinavian furniture is among the striking and appealing pieces in the design added with  a cosy corner fireplace. Furnishings should be finely crafted, and have a element of elaborate woodwork. Illustrations originally published at Cottageandbungalow.com. Colorful accent pillows in bright yellow and blue, cushioned center table top with serving tray and upholstered pattern sofa sets are quite sleek and nice. Splash a muted slate blue on your cabinets for a modest accent wall. Below is a list of the 15 living room flooring options alongside their pros, cons, and cost. It’s a classic West Coast Contemporary interior design with a mix of chalet and contemporary. Coffee tables, end tables, cabinets, and, Here is a shabby chic living room with plenty of white painted furnishings, and simple, bright colors. Create an open-air space with windowed doors that span the length of an entire wall. Floor seating is popular in this design, as well as very low set tables. Nonetheless, modern designs are still looking better and trendy nowadays. This strategy is easy and affordable. Free-spirited design with bamboo center table and a few plants in pots and hanging planter. A touch of modern here, twisted into a nicely and elaborately designed West Coast Contemporary with large window, wide door opening, and stone fireplace. Republished here with permission. Rug – Using area rugs is a great way to define seating areas, but the number one mistake people make in the living room is using an area rug that's too small. 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