The fireplace in this formal living room has a wood mantel that displays books, candlesticks and greenery for warmth. Four armchairs surround a glass coffee table, and large arched windows are partially covered by patterned drapes.
An exotic coffee table with ram's-head legs, an ornate crystal chandelier and a traditional wingback chair come together seamlessly for a chic design in this neutral living room. Gold details throughout the space give the room a dash of glamor.
This Spanish-influenced living room features a marble fireplace with an ornate carved design of an angel with a pair of wings. Floor lamps with trapezoidal lampshades illuminate this interesting mantel and provide soft lighting for the sitting area.
Ornate ceiling beams painted white keep this blue contemporary living room from feeling too dark. A gallery wall of framed art and photography is a backdrop for a transitional couch, while a tripod spotlight adds height and character behind a navy blue chaise.
A hand-painted black and white floor adds an unexpected, edgy feel to contrast the elegant, detailed gold molding on the ceiling. Streamlined white and gold chairs and a tufted gray sofa are situated around a sleek, reflective black coffee table. A traditional gold mirror hangs above a marble fireplace for added contrast to the contemporary sitting area.
Exposed wood beams, an ornate chandelier and artwork give this space an open, airy feel. A stone and wood mantel and fireplace bring warmth, while bold, colorful throw pillows add visual interest to the room. Minimal window treatments paired with multiple windows bring in plenty of natural light, complementing the neutral color scheme of the painted tongue-and-groove ceiling. Ornate, traditional furniture provides a nice contrast to the mix of modern and formal seating throughout the area.
A large mirror sits on a white, limestone fireplace in this transitional living room. Neutral tones offset more ornate furniture, like an ornately carved coffee table, to create a space that is characteristic of transitional design.