designing a living room is to set up a showcase and
yet most relaxed space of your house. It sets up the
mood of your home and may range from a casual friendly
place for your friends to gossip to a most
sophisticated and luxurious setting to make a
statement to your style and lavishness.
Here are some living room design and modern décor
ideas that you can use:
Throw pillows are important accents for
living room décor and can add splashes of bold colors to an
otherwise muted color scheme. It also adds warmth and comfort
to the living room.
Area rugs can be used to cover up
unattractive areas of carpet and floors and define seating
areas of the room. For a large living room, they are a great
asset for defining more than one seating areas of the room.
Painting your living room walls with a
neutral color such as white or beige, leaves us more choices
for creating the character of the room while buying furniture
and furnishings for the room.
Layered lighting plan is best for living
rooms so that you can spotlight the reading area or the
entertainment area, uniform lighting for a casual family
gathering and disco lights or accent lighting for party time.
Media space is fast gaining attention in the
modern living room décor and design ideas. Specialty rooms or
areas can be created using painted decorative screens in a
Media spaces are generally painted in deeper
shades for intimacy while versatile and multi-purpose areas
are generally painted in pale and muted colors.
Modern living room décor incorporated
features such as bookcases with wide shelves for DVDs and
Furnishings, curtains, valances, blinds,
cushions and padded seating can add color, style and pattern
to the décor of the room.