Thinking of some fabulous design ideas for your living room? Here are some to prep up you living space to turn them classic and cozy with a more antique appeal or bold with some modern touch.
Soft Pink & Clay
Soft pink and clay has a more classy appeal to it, and can be used to create a neutral living space. You can enhance it with soft flooring and beige upholstery. Pastel-pink accessories and dark furniture can further create the perfect effect.
Biscuity neutral colors and pastel blues are effective classics if you are looking for great color combinations. You could however update the looks using brighter floral wallpapers. This can be matched with solid colored laminate or tile flooring.
If you have a neutral scheme in your living room, you can add more sharpness to it by adding variety of patterns and colors. Warmer shades of taupe can e experimented on the chimney breast along with leafy wallpapers within the alcoves. You can combine them with furniture in brown-shaded greys and the accessories in pewter and charcoal. Mix and match with flooring including stone, tile or even carpets for warmer appeal.
If you can find weathered clock face, it can be a great antique addition to your living room and be used as a statement piece. You may also experiment with a few Chinese antiques. A mix of antique accessories and furniture can also create a subdued living room scheme with timeless appeal.
White on White
Create an all-white living room that has a natural and modern appeal to it. It is recommended to add neutral textures all around. The wallpaper – choose something with subtle pattern. Don't paint the walls. The flooring – something like carpet or thick rugs can do great. The furniture – consider a more traditional sofa with neutral linen upholstery. Add some soft-colored cushions with lace and embellishments.
Navy & Grey Shades
Do you want to give a glossy and complicated look to your living room? Grey and navy blue is the color combo for you – it can never fail. Combine navy and grey in equivalent amounts and create a balanced effect. You can match navy blue upholstery and walls with grey curtains and floors. When you think of grey floors, think of tiles, stone or laminates. You can also add in some luxurious textures and glass accessories for an exotic look.
Natural Stone Tiles
Natural stone tiles are perfect for a more modern living room. They are available in various sizes, styles, shapes and colors. They are made from natural material and don't cause any harm to the environment, as they could be recycled.
Eco-Friendly Floor Carpets
Commonly used floor carpeting is made from petroleum, which is non renewable. But modern carpets are made from eco-friendly, nontoxic and organic fibers. You can use them to enhance your living room in different ways.
They are available in natural fibers like wool, jute, and sea grass. They can not only decorate your home, they can also keep everything warm and eco friendly. While there is no limit to the designs and patterns available in carpet flooring, it is their practical benefits that outweigh their aesthetical appeal. They can trap mold and dust.
Linoleum floors are made from natural materials – linseed oil, sourced from flax. It is relatively cheaper and perfect for use in modern décor setup. Available in multitude of colors, designs and textures, it is also durable and green. Besides, these floorings can last for several decades.
So if you want to renovate or enhance your living room, it is recommended to consider these design ideas.