If kitchen is the heart of a home, living room is its soul. This is where we spend quality time with our family and chat with our friends and relatives, A cleverly designed living room adds to the beauty of a house. The look and feel of a living room tells a lot about the owners personality. This is why it’s imperative to pay attention to the finer elements while designing a living room. Here is a checklist of some living room ideas to make your your living room more inviting.
Wallpapers in geometric or nature inspired prints are a good way to make your living room come alive. Use the wallpaper at specific wall areas in the living room to add a bit of definition and character to the room. Refrain from covering all the walls in the room with the wall paper as it looks too loud.
- Natural Earthy Tones
Paint your living room in natural shades of blues, greens, orange, pinks or even rust. While choosing the colours keep in mind the colour of your furniture and other decoration pieces in the room. The idea is to bring in contrasing element in order to highlight the beauty of each and every object placed in the living room.
Tassels and frills in cushions, furniture upholstry and curtains will be the highlight of living rooms. This pattern adds a cheerful look to your living space and is a great way to bring out the best in your furniture and other accent pieces in your living room.
- Low Curved Furniture
Comfortable looking low furniture pieces with rounded form is the latest trend in living room furniture. This kind of furniture gives an idea of a relaxed space and makes your living room more inviting. Opt for tiny plump looking sofas and tables with curved shapes. a
- Indoor Plants
Do away with the flowers and bring in some indoor plants to make your living space be as close to nature as possible. Plants do the job of renewing the indoor air quite superbly and gets rid of any negative energies that spoil the atmosphere in your house.
- Wireless Lamps
For added comfort opt for cordless lamps to illuminate your living space. These lamps can be transferred to other areas in the room whenever you wish to reshuffle the furniture arrangement in your living room.
- Geometric Shelves
The age of wierdly designed bulky wall shelves is passe as the these get replaced by neater and smaller shelves with easy looking geometric shaped wall shelves. These shelves are great to store your favorite books and items of use and help keep clutter from piling up in the room. These shelves are light and thin framed, perfect to locate the things you need with minimum effort.
- Fabric Wall Hangings
Wall hangings in fabric material are perfect for your living room as these give off a relaxed and understated look to your living space. Opt for organic or birds motifs in the hangings.
Amanda is a working woman, What started out as a hobby became her passion, Interior designing became her full time job. Her career as a Designer is going all well, At present she is working with Such And Such. She has been very keen on helping people out and plan out their dream home, Her motto is “No Dream Is Too Big, No Dreamer Too Small”.