Published at Saturday, December 14th 2019, 08:31:10 AM by Erin Gardiner. Living Room Design. The right couch can be the centerpiece of any dream living room. When it comes to choosing your couch color, it’s tempting to want to go big and bold. After all, this is a piece that everyone’s going to be looking at – and sitting on. But don’t forget that this will be one of the biggest investments in your home (good couches aren’t cheap!) and you’re going to want to love it for years to come.
Published at Saturday, December 14th 2019, 08:21:33 AM by Danielle Kerr. Living Room Design. Under a wooden ceiling, a sunken living room rich in colorful details warms up the concrete connection to the outdoors. In a lake shore weekend home like architect Stuart Sampley’s revival of the traditional Texas dogtrot-style architecture, the living room design plays a key role in the overall weekend fun feeling this house bestows on its owners.
Published at Sunday, December 15th 2019, 06:21:19 AM by Ron Hines. Living Room Design. One of the most fun pieces to shop for your dream living room is the accent loveseat or sofa. While you may want to go more traditional with your primary couch color (see below), this is a place to have some fun. With maximalism trending, who says you can’t get a jewel-toned sofa is a rich velvet? Or a bold, patterned upholstery? Really, this is your opportunity to dream something up in your head, then buy it for your home.
Published at Sunday, December 15th 2019, 06:27:56 AM. Interior Design By William Garcia. Wicker baskets are an economical and elegant way to add storage to any room. Baskets can be used to store and display books, architectural and decor magazines, toys, towels and blankets to name a few. Place a couple of small wicker baskets on the counter-tops in your kitchen to beautifully display and store your fruit and vegetables.
Published at Sunday, December 15th 2019, 06:21:19 AM. Living Room Design By Ron Hines. In some corners of the decorating world "modern" is considered a dirty word. There is a belief that modern rooms are cold and lack personality. But nothing could be further from the truth. Modern living rooms can be warm, inviting, and sometimes even downright cozy. While modern living rooms may lack some of the frills of their more embellished counterparts, they make up for it in their sleek sense of style.
Published at Sunday, December 15th 2019, 06:17:27 AM. Living Room Design By Lauren Bray. Heart-warming living rooms like the one flaunted by this Brazilian Loft 44 stretch your mind to never think of comfort quite the same way. Within a spacious area, this informal enjoyment space attracts the eye and soul with an undeniable power. Artworks emphasized throughout, reflective surfaces bouncing light and greenery construct a savage-like vibe.
Published at Saturday, December 14th 2019, 08:37:10 AM. Interior Design By Jay Browne. Frame your fireplace with a set of built-in shelves. This is a great way to create a feature wall in a living room. Feature walls look best when they are symmetrical, so make your shelving units equal in size. In the living room design above, we used open shelves. You can also add doors to cover the lower portion for closed storage. Add a pair of sconces and a mirror or painting above the fireplace to complete the look.
Published at Saturday, December 14th 2019, 08:31:10 AM. Living Room Design By Erin Gardiner. Homes are not always dramatic and dazzling, but details make a huge difference even in the most compact spaces. Take this townhouse as example: part of a luxurious NYC West Village townhouse, this comfortable furnishings and colors create a parlor room where socialization is key. The fireplace and floor to ceiling French windows leading to a terrace that overlooks the garden are massively charming, but all the details shape a elegant yet snug living room.
Published at Saturday, December 14th 2019, 08:21:33 AM. Living Room Design By Danielle Kerr. Integrating your TV is so important because your living room needs to pull double-duty. It can’t just be a space for entertainment, it also needs to be a space for entertaining. When choosing electronics, furniture, decor and lighting for your dream living room, picture the space full of people. Will it comfortably accommodate the groups you plan to host? Sectional furniture that can be moved around can help you carve out a better entertaining area. Hideaway TVs can make the space feel more intimate and dimmable lights can create ambiance. In short, when planning your dream living room, think through how it will function whether you’re curled up on the couch solo or you’re entertaining a large group.
Published at Thursday, December 12th 2019, 19:35:24 PM. Living Room Design By Audra Cobb. Neutral colors give you the flexibility to change the room without needing to buy a new couch. All you need are new throw pillows and you can make your couch work with virtually any theme. When it comes to the shape, try to strike a balance between interesting and classic so you choose a design that has staying power. We love a good, square sectional sofa or one that invites you to plop down, like the Hamilton Leather Sofa from West Elm. Still not sure which couch is right for you? Check out this guide on the different sofa styles for more clarity.