A custom home builder in Chicago’s western suburbs, Summit Signature Homes, ushers in a new era of residential construction. When choosing an accent color repeat it throughout your room to make it intentional and create ‘flow’. End tables, entertainment consuls, and coffee tables all come in a variety of shapes and styles, perfect for decorating your living room in any style you choose.
In fact, the human scale of the space contributes to its elegance, for design is as much about how a space lives as it is about how it looks. We love how this room includes armless chairs upholstered in a free-form floral pattern that picks up on the greens seen elsewhere in the space and ties into the color and theme of the botanical print displayed on the wall. Leather, glass, metal, wood and even water join forces with lovely neutral tones, zebra print, jagged stripes and a spectacular art piece to create a small living room sure to get guests talking. Exhibition participant OMA has been closely connected to the relocation of the Design Museum from an old factory in Shad Thames, south London, to the refurbished former Commonwealth Institute – an iconic 20th-century building in Kensington. I can’t wait to fill you in on the details of my amazing experience with the La-Z-Boy Design Dash Challenge and my room design!
This room makes such a great living space because it provides the sensation of being simultaneously inside and outside, connected to nature from the comfort of the living room. It’s the first piece I selected in the showroom and it’s what I designed the room around. However, in larger living room designs, your creativity can run riot, with vivid colours and patterns.
Bogdan is a designer and editor at DesignYourWay He’s reading design books the same way a hamster eats carrots, and talks all the time about trends, best practices and design principles. I would be glad if I helped you in your decision to decorating the living room by showing you these examples. Using this tool, it’s easy for you to gather ideas about what to include, and to revisit them when you need them for reference.
Check some of these interior design images, and decide which one is most associated with your habits and interests. When thinking about living room colors, most people have a tendency to go super neutral or boldly colorful in living rooms, but be careful of going overboard with either.