We always talk of the living room as a monolithic unit. Every little detail in the room is like a small piece of the larger jigsaw. Disturb one and you might have to end up creating an entirely new picture! The fabulous and comfy couch is definitely at the center of this delightful setting and is inarguably the most important piece of décor in any living space. A couch can define the style of your living room and as an extension that of your kitchen and dining space as well. It pretty much lays down the marker for everything else and is the one large addition that can transform the living room ambiance.
A living room accent wall in wood is a great way to bring in both visual and textural contrast without altering the existing style, color scheme or theme of the space in a drastic fashion. An accent wall addition also demands little work when compared to a complete living room remodel and you have a captivating focal point for your refreshing interior. Check out these 10 fabulous ideas before you start planning for a wood accent wall
Saturday 22nd, July 2017 18:02:49: PM. Living Room. Sharla Lebrun.
Since the show Mad Men made its appearance on TV, Mid-Century contemporary has become a bit of a rage. If the normal retro designs don't look all that appealing to you, then delve into this particular decorating style. Remember that retro is not just the ’60s and the ’70s. Borrowing from this elegant and stylish pattern style offers you some awesome decor options. Creations of some of the greats like Eero Saarinen, Eames, Isamu Noguchi and Arne Jacobsen open up a world of endless chances for you. To move away from normal trends and to embrace a ‘vintage look’, choose these iconic furnishings in bold colors like pink, red and orange.
Monday 24th, July 2017 13:11:40: PM. Living Room. Sharla Lebrun.
A uniform sized item would communicate a tidy outlook to your interior. Dark floors or white walls, to a great area, help to get maximum attention to your exhibition. Provide some ablaze lighting to impart romance to your room.
Saturday 22nd, July 2017 15:20:01: PM. Living Room. Sorrel Guyot.
Ventilation is an essential aspect of design and no matter how amazing your interiors are and how extravagant the furnishings, without the right illumination, it all just goes to waste. The right placement of a skylight is vital and at times one can engage a series of small and smart skylights to get the desired result.
Monday 24th, July 2017 14:23:33: PM. Living Room. Cachet Le Gall.
Throughout the years, the living room has changed from a ceremonial parlor-esque space designed for entertaining guests to a cozy and relaxing everyday place for friends and family to kick back in front of the television or share stories about their day. Today, the aim of your living room depends considerably on the size of your home. In greater houses, a living room may still be committed only to hosting company, but in most cases a living room may fulfill multiple functions – from a home theater or makeshift office to a party space for your children’s sleepovers.
Monday 24th, July 2017 13:37:10: PM. Living Room. Bertille Monnier.
Everyone will want to offer their premises a touch of style and one of the best ways of reaching this is by introducing some elegance into the living room. After all, this room will normally be used far more frequently than any other in the home so we should always take the time to make it as classy and comfortable as possible. And with so many stylish options to choose from, this is all far easier than many of us actually realize.
Saturday 22nd, July 2017 19:00:54: PM. Living Room. Bertille Monnier.
Designed by Poul Henningsen and first made 40 years ago, The PH Artichoke is one of the masterwork of the house Louis Poulsen. Produced in a limited edition of 50, this lovely pendant lamp is the last and perfected product in a series of differences. If you follow the PH series, you notice that each lamp seems to be a blooming and unfolding sequence, from the smallest lamp variant up to the refined artichoke. It is made from 72 leaves which cover the light source in such fashion that one only discern the reflected light. This gorgeous, golf leaf plated artichoke, with an 840 mm diameter, is an anniversary version that commemorate fine taste, exquisite design and not least, stuffed pockets.
Saturday 22nd, July 2017 14:52:46: PM. Living Room. Sharla Lebrun.
Don’t Be Afraid of Color
Saturday 22nd, July 2017 18:27:07: PM. Living Room. Sharla Lebrun.
While you definitely want to select a shade that you love and can live with, do not be afraid to push the boundaries. Often the most unusual choices make the biggest impact. Below we see a sensational violet wall in a modern space featuring the Arne Jacobsen Egg Chair.