Published at Thursday, May 17th 2018, 10:06:38 AM by Adaliz Moreau. Living Room. Minimize technology, A common design dilemma in traditional rooms is how to incorporate modern technology like televisions. In this case the TV was placed above the fireplace in order to create a column effect and streamline the focal point, thus minimizing the impact of the television. In traditional spaces the more you can hide technology the better.
Published at Friday, July 27th 2018, 20:40:02 PM by Adaliz Moreau. Interior. Fun with color. Megan at Homemade Ginger used pretty teal for a surprising pop of color on this room’s built-in shelves (plus, the hue matches the rug). Think citrus, warm-weather devotees, take notice: Pops of lemon and lime will make your space feel summery year-round.
Published at Saturday, December 16th 2017, 05:32:42 AM by Delfina Stavros. Living Room. A polished palette. The large living room in this DC Design House (Washington, D.C.) exudes elegance with a deftly played palette that keeps all parts of the space in harmony. A tasteful mix of icy blue, ivory, yellow, white, and khaki creates the polished look.
Published at Sunday, July 15th 2018, 20:47:55 PM. Living Room By Delfina Stavros. Bold pattern in a living room. While traditional rooms have a reputation for being calm and relaxing, they do like to have a little fun by way of patterns. Plaids, toiles, stripes, and florals are all perfectly at home - especially large scale versions of these patterns, as featured in this room from So Cal Contractors. Geometrics and animal prints can also be incorporated, but use them sparingly as they can throw off the vibe and take the style in a different direction.
Published at Sunday, July 15th 2018, 20:39:29 PM. Interior By Laverne Lacroix. Chic storage. Need space, stat? Swap boring shelving for more decorative options, then load up on fabric boxes or baskets to hide an overflow of knick knacks. Slim footprint, save square footage without sacrificing seating by using dining chairs in the living room. A rattan-and-cane perch takes up less real estate than a traditional recliner.
Published at Sunday, July 15th 2018, 08:51:07 AM. Living Room By Robinette Leblanc. Blue and white glamour in a living room. Although you occasionally see delicate arm chairs in traditional living rooms, the emphasis when it comes to seating is really on comfortable, sit-back-and-relax pieces. Traditional roll arm or William Birch sofas like the ones in this room from Villa Skovly are right at home, and more often than not they`re loaded with throw pillows to up the comfort level.
Published at Sunday, July 15th 2018, 07:01:48 AM. Interior By Seana MacAleese. Re-purposed bar cart. Setting up a booze station on your bar cart is a no brainer — but using it as an end table (especially when space is limited) to display blooms, art and coffee table books is just genius. Low furniture. short pieces like this tufted couch, keep an open floor plan cozy. Use area rugs to define individual "rooms" within the space.
Published at Saturday, July 14th 2018, 20:19:00 PM. Coffee Tables By Margherita Corvi. I’m not sure how this can increase the functionality of the coffee table. Maybe there could be a situation when several guests might be spread all over the living room and it might be inconvenient for them to keep getting up in order to reach the coffee table.
Published at Saturday, July 14th 2018, 16:42:42 PM. Sofa By Savanna Espino. Not all sofas have the same shape. The sofa in the example above has a slight curve to it. This is perfect if you have a focal point in your room that the sofa faces. Whether it may be a television or fireplace, everyone on the sofa can face it with ease due to the slight curvature.
Published at Saturday, July 14th 2018, 16:33:03 PM. Sofa By Laverne Lacroix. A sectional can act as the centerpiece of a room. Even in a simple and minimalist room, you can draw attention to the sofa by having it contrast in color from the other furniture. This draws the eye to the sectional sofa, and focuses your room there.