The metal frame and legs on this coffee table in a room by Atlanta's Balance Design pairs well with the curved light fixture. Look for coffee tables with interesting-shaped legs and materials that fit well with items you already have in the room.
Dark charcoal drapery panels add solid color, while patterned sheers allow plenty of light to fill this warm, sunny space. A big, soft sectional and bright orange poufs provide comfy seating. The wood coffee table fits the space to perfection.
Polishing up those bones took a bit of doing. “We were quite young when we purchased this home, so our renovations have taken place over time,” Olaniyi relates. Gone are the dated tiles and mind-bending wallpapers, replaced by Olaniyi’s unique talent for mixing textures and patterns in the context of whimsical pastel color palettes. Metallics still play a part in the decor, albeit in more contemporary ways, appearing as furnishings and wall art, adding yet more color and texture to the living room.
This lively living room is full of color. Each piece of furniture sports a vibrant shade, while all colors are tied together with the bold, multi colored rug underneath the coffee table. The throw pillows add even more life to the space with the floral patterns and shades of pink. To add color to the neutral walls, designers hung bright letters and installed wallpaper to the insides of the cabinets giving the space lots of personality.
This eclectic living room features a mix of retro, modern and industrial pieces. Bright colors help blend the vintage furniture with the modern furniture, and a shag rug grounds the space while also adding texture.
A graphic interlocking pattern in bright green adds a contemporary vibe to the traditional wood frame of this armchair. Bold floral curtains flank the windows and bright blue table lamps add another colorful touch to the buffet.
This colorful living room features pops of color –– like the vibrant red curtains and multicolor framed artwork –– with white walls, carpet and tiled fireplace. A green armchair and brown leather ottoman provide comfortable seating options for casual entreating.
A custom library ladder is a fun accessory for the large shelving unit in this living room. The lime green pops nicely against the surrounding orange walls, and the room is unified with thick white trim. A tufted white sofa matches the trim, while wood tables blend with the hardwood floor. Midcentury-modern chairs with matching ottomans complete the space.
A framed jersey and a bookshelf packed with games sets the stage for this fun and entertaining space. Plenty of seating and a comfy shag rag underfoot ensures everyone is always comfortable in the colorful hangout.
A warm, fall-inspired color palette of red, orange, chocolate and golden yellow brighten the living room of HGTV Dream Home 2011 during bleak winter months. Birch panels adorn the glass fireplace and complement the maple flooring.
Flanked by multi-colored floral curtains, a wooden buffet with contemporary carvings provides plenty of storage for this eclectic living room. Bright blue table lamps are paired with Asian-inspired accessories and peacock art prints for a stylish vignette.
Clean modern forms are the defining element in this room, with a sleek sectional and hot pink armchairs. The brightly colored Ikat-patterned rug was the inspiration for the palette which includes pink, yellow and blue. The focal fireplace wall features a gray-and-white faux finish and a large round nickel framed mirror over the mantel.
This maximalist-inspired living room includes lots of patterns, color and texture from corner-to-corner. The drapes are orange, the armchairs are bold with an animal print, and the sofa is a matching blue fabric. A flashy, ornate pendant light hangs above a metal and slate coffee table.