A sofa in neutral hues that vary between pristine white to light browns and bluish-grays are generally the norm in most living rooms… that is, till just a few years ago! Today’s living rooms are going down a more exciting path with revitalized trends from ravishing 80s and nostalgic 70s making a grand comeback. A colorful and striking sofa is definitely a part of this exuberant new look. Visually captivating and yet still decidedly modern, here are 30 latest sofas and sectionals that combine comfort with color and panache –
A smart side table or end table is a space-savvy choice that is as much about aesthetics as it is about practicality. While there are endless choices around, we have today the 20 best and latest side and end tables out there that pack a big punch despite their small size. Delve in and find out which one works best in your own living room –
Friday 28th, July 2017 12:48:18: PM. Living Room. Bertille Monnier.
Rug: After the yellow walls were painted bright white (Decorator’s White by Benjamin Moore), the space needed a mega dose of color. A wool-blend Jaipur Living Kate Spade New York rug in a groovy green, white and black wave pattern delivered.
Friday 28th, July 2017 13:17:20: PM. Living Room. Page Marin.
And, finally there is the time-honored traditional open fire. Whether coal or log fuelled, there are few things as comforting as gathering around an open fire; the sight, sound and aroma plays on all your feels and creates the perfect place to hunker down in comfort and never leave.
Friday 28th, July 2017 12:52:15: PM. Living Room. Cachet Le Gall.
If you're looking to dip your toe into shade in your own space, Amanda recommends a slow and steady approach. "Test out shade with smaller accent items like outdoor pillows, lanterns and even decorative bowls. Once you realize you love the color in your space, you can go for larger items with confidence!" If you're all in for your makeover, follow her guide and create a dramatic change with one large item.
Friday 28th, July 2017 14:28:29: PM. Living Room. Sorrel Guyot.
Cacti plus succulents are quick becoming the favored indoor plant of the interiors world right now. From mini Aeonium succulents to huge sculptural Saguaro cactus there are many ways to make the most of the versatile and hardy plants, they will immediately turn a wintery scheme into a summer sanctuary. Let architectural features glow with stripped timber floors plus undressed windows. A contemporary technique to decorating can bring out the essence of a period property. In this extraordinary Georgian home, modern design classics share space with antiques and retro pieces while beautiful chandeliers twinkle overhead for added glow. A bold grey on the walls escorts out the beauty of architraves, coving and dado rails.
Friday 28th, July 2017 16:08:27: PM. Living Room. Page Marin.
Pattern creates a great alternative to block colour. In some ways, it offers a lighter approach to using colour because of the variations within it. What every part has in common is the use of off-white to create its pattern, which is key to all the various prints working together.
Friday 28th, July 2017 18:43:08: PM. Living Room. Sharla Lebrun.
Integrate pattern with block of colours – why not go for a sensational teal motif wallpaper and add a contemporary, low-level sofa in a deep coral shade? Modern carpet plus rug schemes are another way to add vibrancy to your interior. Pastel colors able to operate equally good for a touch of colour – go for powder blue, pink or lilac – and add interest with striped or floral attachments. If you have a tiny family room, keep colours plus shades light to create the room feel a big as possible. If you liking something a bit different, have a look at our ideas for fabulous feature walls. Take a graze through the modern, country plus classic family room schemes in our photo gallery for more decorating idea.
Friday 28th, July 2017 21:29:25: PM. Living Room. Bertille Monnier.
Think about family room wallpaper schemes to accompaniment your lounge. Make the most of a compact home with these clever room illuminating plus space-saving decorating tips for small rooms.
Friday 28th, July 2017 14:07:57: PM. Living Room. Sorrel Guyot.
Old meets new