Let me be honest with you, it is not a law you should follow to design your living room. But it is just some attempts of the designers mixed with creativity to create new designs and looks. Every designer has his/her tips and tricks which are developed from his/her experience and tries.
So, the following tips in this article help you to begin your task and add then your character in your home. Simplicity is the key to a beautiful and functional living room. Don’t overwhelm the living room with furniture or accessories. Get only what you really need to fit your living room size and your family member numbers.
Keep the living room area organized and clutter-free for having a clear area to walk freely and also neat look in general. Get dual-purpose furniture to enhance your living room functionality; sofa bed, for accommodate your guest with a comfortable seating and if you don’t have the guest room it will not be a problem a sofa can be his bed at night.
You can get an ottoman with an inset tray which could be used as extra storage space, a piece to rest your feet and in addition to a table to set your drinks and snacks, and so on. Living room colors and textures that add depth, warmth and elegance depend on your taste and your room size.
When you choose a color scheme for your living it is not necessary to stick onto a specific according to trends. You can mix and balance your favorite color with trendy colors of the year. Add an elegant texture “fabric” with functional ones to balance between the elegant look and the functional use. as examples, you can mix metals, glass, wood and leather to create an appealing space.
Different layers of lights are useful to brighten up your designing task and reveal the eye-catching look of your living room. The final touch is to accessorize your living room smartly with simple but significant pieces that reflect your personal taste and touch in your living area. Decorative artwork that fits your living room style and colors, handmade one could be great if you afford it, and simple colorful rug.