Neutral walls and furniture help to expand this small living space visually, while punches of bold red add color and life to the room. To make the fireplace the focal point of the room, the area around it is painted red.
Entertain in style with this coastal living room, complete with bright blue chairs, a red wraparound sofa, and a white and blue coffee table on a striped rug. Prepare cocktails from your mahogany bar off to the right, or grab a snack from the kitchen, boasting a marble counter top and plenty of seating.
A large wall mirror with a striking black frame makes this cozy living room look larger. A brick accent wall adds character to the space, which is furnished with neutral, contemporary-style sofas and two small green trunks for coffee tables.
Black-and-white photos of cityscapes paired with a bold red wall color wall give this transitional living room an air of sophistication. A large white sectional and glass coffee table add refreshing contrast to the vibrant wall and curtain color.
Cherry Highlights in Wood Brought to Life by Red Accents
The bold red color of the items in this space pop off the white walls. This vivd color also complements the cherry hues in the antique dressers in the back of the space, tying all the elements together.
A bright red accent wall draws you in as you walk into this sleek black and white space. The fireplace has a streamlined look using black granite embedded with stainless steel strips. Black cracked glass in the fireplace box and light hardwood floors add texture to the room's design.
This light and bright living room features a brown velvet sectional and red circular positioned in front of a blue accent wall. A black arc lamp illuminates the space, while the fireplace has a floor-to-ceiling bookshelf on either side. Hardwood floors and a potted tree provide finishing touches.
The key to making rooms feel well curated and balanced is the proper mix of organic materials. Nearly every element in this room is made from all-natural materials, including the driftwood floor lamps, Belgian-linen upholstery, cotton draperies, rustic wooden nesting tables and aged-brass hardware.
Traditional Living Room in Chocolate Brown and Ruby Red
In a living room with a white backdrop, chocolate brown furnishings and red accessories can make a strong statement. Designer Matthew Patrick Smyth pairs red and brown together as complementary shades. The warm tones in each color can be used to create a cozy living room environment.
Contemporary Photography Adds Drama to Red Living Room
Contemporary photography by Richard Learoyd and Richard Misarch add drama to this eclectic living room. Neutral overstuffed furniture offsets the deep red walls, while layered area rugs add texture underfoot. Decorative molding sets a formal tone overhead.
Cheerful Blue and Red Living Room With Sisal Area Rug
This transitional living room features a vibrant red sofa decorated with blue and tan throw pillows. A square wood coffee table sits between a pair of blue and white upholstered armchairs and a tufted tan armchair, while a sisal rug covers the hardwood floors. Tan curtains and colorful artwork provide finishing touches.