The living room is a largely used room of
multipurpose. Whether it be for lounging around watching TV to social
gatherings, the living room should always be in full glam and style, so you
feel confident inviting friends over and calm when relaxing alone.
With colour, shape and texture you can design
a living room that is exploding in character and complements the theme of your
by Choosing Seating
The key element of the living room is the
seating. The seating depends on many factors including the size of the room,
the purpose of the living room and the number of people living in the house and
how many people you predict to have to sit in social events.
If you have a small space, choose a two-seater
couch or opt for a few armchairs. This is the perfect opportunity to mix and
match your furniture and make your space fun and unique!
If you’ve got to seat a lot of people, try
1825 interiors Matrix Corner Modular Sofa ($1568.00). This is not only
extremely comfortable but the shape is inviting and likely to gather all your
friends around, making your house desirable among the rest.
A common signature element of a living room is the TV. The type of TV you want is up to you and depends on your entertainment demands. Once you have your screen, it’s time to consider TV viewing stands! This is a fantastic opportunity to get creative!
Either, place it on a small shelf if you’re
conscious of space, or take is an opportunity to sit it on a shelf that doubles
as a bookcase and storage solution.
These days it is becoming more common to not
have a TV at all due to trends in technology. If you decide against a TV use
the space for something else. Go for a desk or a buffet!
About A Coffee Table?
Have you decided that a coffee table is your
missing piece of your living room? Great! This will be another fun part to add
to your journey.
Coffee tables come in many different
materials, they’re a perfect way to contribute to texture. The Baldwin Coffee
Table ($425.00) matches an industrial interior theme. The metal legs paired
with the wooden table top is a perfect balance of texture. Carry this texture
throughout the room and frame your photos in wooden frames and repeat metal
accents through other furniture pieces in the room.
A Colour Palette
Colour has the potential to determine the overall mood of a room. It can also add to or create a theme of the house. If you choose a base colour of shades, then you can decorate the area with accessories of bright colours. Your art can be extra loud, and you can include cushions and blankets with exciting pattern.
Or, be unique and select big furniture pieces
like couches and coffee tables that are colourful and have patterns. Set your
living room apart from the rest and start your own trends.
Your Living Room Represent You
After establishing a theme and deciding on
colour, shape and texture, the end product of your living room should reflect
your personality. The general mood of the room should correspond with your own.
You can achieve this by including personal
things in the room. It may be passed down décor or furniture from family or
friends. Or, including framed photographs of family and friends can be very
Living rooms are exciting and designing them should be fun too! Create a space you love and will make you happy to invite your friends and family to visit.