This Colonial home was built it the early 1940s, so the rooms -- including this living room -- are small. By flooding the space with light and selecting small scale furniture with big details, the space achieves a grand yet uncluttered feel in limited quarters.
This living room is sensible and sophisticated, with two charcoal gray sofas and two black leather chairs gathered around a tall fireplace. Because the home's floor plan is so open, the design team used a neutral rug to delineate this space from the kitchen.
This sitting room is as sophisticated as they come, with two charcoal gray sofas and a glossy black coffee table between them. A stack of books encourages guests to flip through the pages while they wait for dinner to be served in the kitchen.
This bright and open living space features a timeless influence with contemporary decor. A blue chevron accent pillow adds a touch of color over the tufted charcoal gray sofa. A faux fur throw over a wicker chair is topped with a bird nest picture pillow repeating the touch of blue from the sofa. White details compliment the blue accents and make a crisp look that connects each room in the open floor plan.
A textured area rug fills the floor in this spacious living room. The rug is a beautiful counter to the smooth, glass coffee table and sharp-angled hearth. A large charcoal sofa faces the fireplace creating a natural room perimeter in the open floor space.
A gray sofa and dark hardwood floor add some depth to the light and airy look of this living room. Antler accessories, a geometric light fixture and a mixture of wall art add intriguing lines to the design. A neutral cabinet and simple white end tables work to create a clean, midcentury modern look.
A dark-toned untreated wood ceiling beam is a beautiful contrasting element to the sleek wood accident wall around the mounted television and grate protected fireplace. A tufted, charcoal gray sofa and a pair of neutral arm chairs create comfortable and stylish seating. A clear plastic coffee table keeps the floor space feeling open and light.
Gubi “grasshopper” reading lamps enhance the modern-with-a-dash-of-fun look of this living room design. A sleek white sofa blends with the bright monochromatic look. A charcoal gray textured fireplace surround pops as an accent wall against the white.
The midcentury modern sofas are the anchor pieces in this living room. By adding vintage side and coffee tables, a Serge Mouille-style floor lamp, a gray-and-white ombre rug, and pops of bright red along with the newly painted gray walls, the space becomes an eclectic, sophisticated room suitable for entertaining and relaxing.
Neutral hues make this living room look warm and approachable. Two comfortable, charcoal gray sofas and cream-colored armchairs invite guests to take a seat, while a glass coffee table keeps drinks within arm's reach.
The charcoal gray sofa in this gorgeous living room anchors the airy space and provides a neutral backdrop for the playful mix of accent pillows. An Arco lamp adds overhead lighting and a sense of movement.
Throw pillows with a hexagonal design add a pop of yellow to the gray and white hues in this modern living room. A charcoal gray sofa pairs with a matching chair on the opposite side of the modern glass-topped coffee table.
Neon yellow accents pop in this gorgeous modern living room. Abstract art featuring black, gray and yellow stretches across the wall above a charcoal gray sofa. Yellow throw pillows with a tufted center and yellow flowers on the metallic coffee table add vibrant life to the space.