Although this home has spaces large enough for over 100 people to accommodate the homeowners' love for throwing parties, they wanted to maintain smaller, more intimate spaces for family gatherings such as this lovely living room with plenty of comfortable seating and a fireplace for warmth.
At the heart of this simple but tasteful living room, a large fireplace features a unique arched wooden mantel. The honey-colored wood picks up the wood accents of the ceiling and cabinets. Red accent pillows and a rug bring a pop of fiery warmth.
Stunning Mediterranean Living Room With Large Entertainment Center
This spacious living room features neutral and brown tones paired with pops of orange, as seen in the throw pillows. A large entertainment center serves as the focal point for the space, while tile floors, a double tray ceiling and arched windows complete the look.
An arched stone entry bridges the living room and kitchen in this Tuscan-inspired home in Austin, Texas. In the living room, a beamed ceiling and warm wood finishes give a nod to Mediterranean design, while a wall of glass offers sweeping views of the outdoors. The stone fireplace ties in the with both the accent wall and the home's exterior.
The line dividing indoors and out literally disappears with the opening of large, custom pocket doors that enclose this rustic-yet-modern living room. The Mediterranean-inspired home is sited to take advantage of the lush outdoor spaces that surround it, while furniture is arranged to take maximum advantage of the beautiful backyard view.
Ceilings that reach two stories high give a sweeping, cathedral-like feel to this living room. The entire side wall pulls back to open up access to the patio, doubling the living and entertaining space.
Just a little bit of brown can go a long way in a living room’s design. Cocoa brown and soft pastels are pretty accents in this living room that’s grounded by white walls. Designer Mariah O’Brien loves using white as a backdrop for a room with a variety of other elements like rich shades. “The white really makes an impact, as it’s a perfect backdrop for the other design elements we brought into the living experience," O'Brien says. Cocoa chairs and curtains add just a touch of brown to a room filled with pretty pastels.
Living Room: Beachfront Mediterranean in Naples, Fla.
Elegant furnishings with hand-carved wood details evoke an Old World feel in the beautiful living room. The crystal chandelier, which hangs from a domed ceiling with cove lighting, creates a striking focal point.
A grand, carved stone fireplace is the focal point in this spectacular Mediterranean living room. This ornate living space leaves no stone unturned from the stunning rug to the beautiful wood ceiling paneling.
Simple yet warm, this open Mediterranean living space is perfect as a beachside retreat. The fireplace is built into the stucco walls, while low furniture and cushions make for inviting seats. French doors flanked by flowing curtains open up to the stone terraces overlooking the Aegean Sea.