This comfortable coral chair creates a welcoming sitting space next to the fireplace. A floral throw pillow and light gray blanket add the finishing cozy touches to the tufted chair. A patterned fireplace surround is topped with a neutral mantel for a lovey, traditional design.
A window lets in the perfect amount of natural light to frame this sitting area. Beige curtains surround the window and compliment the neutral tone of the carpet. A blue chevron blanket and a patterned pillow decorate the arm chair for a relaxed but stylish look. A cube leather ottoman with thick stitching and a small metallic table add texture to the area.
This master bedroom features a gray upholstered extended headboard and platform bed, gray area rug on white marble floors, white night stands with pendant lights above, navy blue pillows and throw blanket, and floor to ceiling sliding glass door with beachfront balcony.
This spacious modern living room, with a second story view, is decorated in a neutral color scheme. A black sofa adds the largest contrast with smaller color accents on the throw blanket, neckroll pillow, and wall art. Metallic circle art adds shape to the decor, and a backless modern sofa with extending side tables is a unique piece perfect for the room.
Pros know one of the keys to beautiful and interesting neutral rooms is texture. Each design choice in this living room — furniture, fabrics, throw blankets, rugs, wall art, mantel and bookshelf accessories, plus plants and flowers — was selected for the texture it adds to the overall neutral theme.
A large tufted headboard with turned corners looks beautiful against the rich color of the orange accent wall in this transitional bedroom. Patterned bed covers are accented with polka dot yellow pillows and a yellow striped throw blanket. A leather bench caps the end of the bed and matches the bed side table and small table in the adjoining sitting space.
The textured materials of the sofas in this space, linen and velour, help to add texture and comfort to this Midcentury Modern living room, while the patterned throw pillows and blanket help to give the room extra dimension. The smooth table top of the coffee table helps to add a contrasting texture in the room.
Deep navy blue curtains, throw pillows and a throw blanket add depth to the color scheme in this neutral bedroom. Patterned green pillows add extra color to the plain, white bed linens. The traditional bedside tables are framed in gold with a mirror top on the bottom shelf. A neutral tufted headboard blends with the walls adding subtle texture.
A comfortable, neutral glider pairs with a simple, white side table and a velvety soft throw blanket for a relaxing spot to rock baby. The room has beautiful natural lighting, so lace-detailed curtains dress the windows.
Penguin book wallpaper adds vivid color to the bedroom walls. A twin bed with simple black bed frame is situated in the corner leaving open floor space for the neutral shag rug. A bold orange floor cushion matches an orange throw blanket topping the white bed linens.
A mixture of floral, striped and other patterns add vibrant colors to the light neutral walls and dark brown bed in this eclectic master bedroom. Orange side table lamps and a green seat work to tie in color and a fury throw blanket adds extra texture.
Follow the lead of the pros when it comes to large furniture purchases: Choose a neutral fabric. This lets you to change the less expensive room elements like window treatments, rugs, side tables, throw blankets and pillows for a completely new seasonal look or whenever you're ready for a change.
A gorgeous seashell chandelier grabs attention and adds great texture and neutral color to the stark white setting of this living room. A blanket-draped sofa is finished with a patterned throw pillow. Two coffee tables break up the black floor space with the wood tops complementing the natural decorative elements by the window.
Since bedrooms are not usually as large as common areas, try to keep your holiday accent colors to a minimum. Avoiding overuse of color will keep the look from becoming overwhelming. Here, medium and dark reds were used to update the neutral furniture with the simple addition of throw pillows and blankets.
It's easy to picture this living room as a family's primary gathering space. The large sofa is durable yet attractive, and throw pillows and blankets in multiple patterns add to the sense of casual comfort. Because the room and sofa are neutral, it's simple to execute a design change when the homeowners desire — just switch out art and pillows for a fresh, new look.
The dark gray of this sofa and the wall art above offers a contrast to the white walls while remaining neutral. The sofa itself is brightened by the wool throw blanket which adds texture as well as color. Meanwhile, the overall space is warmed by the addition of creative wood elements in the lamp stand as well as in the side tables and accessories.