Before: This neutral living room is a great backdrop for an entertaining-ready winter space. With the right luxurious details and designer touches, it can be inexpensively transformed into a welcoming gathering place for friends and family.
A large beige sectional with chic black piping provides seating for the whole family in this farmhouse living room. Soft, neutral tones, classic furnishings and white built-ins give the space timeless appeal.
Across the apartment from the sitting area, a neutral living room space provides a great space for entertaining. A neutral, modern sofa and two modern, black chairs provide plenty of seating to the space, while a modern coffee table adds a functional place to set a drink, and the neutral, natural fiber rug adds definition to the space.
Soothing neutrals set the scene for this cozy living room. Warm wood tables and woven baskets add texture to the room, while soft cream sofas are a comfy place to relax. Abstract art add a note of color.
The neutral living room is a perfect collection of simple furniture and elegant details. The sofas and chairs used in this space are simple, stylish, elegant and durable-perfect for this growing family of four, while the elegant chandelier and minimalist decorations keep the space from feeling too cluttered, making this area of the home the perfect place for the family to relax and unwind together.
Throughout the house, a neutral color palette and clean lines in the furniture and fixtures help to create a simple, elegant design for the home, while elongated windows allow in plenty of natural light. In the living room, designers added sheer curtains in front of these windows so as to create a light, airy feel in the space when they are drawn.
This neutral eclectic living room features contemporary white sofas, black and white striped accents, an ornate metal chandelier, and colorful artwork. Multiple large windows with plantation shutters allow for plenty of illuminating natural light.
This neutral-toned living room has large windows with valances and curtains, a wooden floor with a patterned area rug, and traditional-style sofa and chairs that encircle a round coffee table. Rich wood furniture contrasts the neutral light fixtures and botanical wall prints while the open windows allow plenty of natural light to compliment the space.
This elegant Traditional living room features a calm white and neutral color scheme with small contrast from the dark wood of the side table and chairs. Soft lavender walls tie in deep purple pops of color from the art and flowers and the lavender stripes of the decorative throw pillow.
Found objects are an eye-catching alternative to artwork above a mantel. You can replicate this look by layering discs, made of wood or metal, that you find new at discount home decor stores or while rummaging through items at thrift stops, says Donna Mathis with Haven Design Works. Look for ones with different sizes, which also can save money, instead of buying three large discs.
A soaring beamed ceiling with an iron chandeliers, arched windows and a stone fireplace are the basic elements that pull together this Mediterranean living room. Other details include an antique armoire, a blue and stripe sofa, a coffee table with iron legs and peach walls.
Designers wanted to take advantage of the large windows in this home's living room, so they chose to use white for the walls to reflect the natural light, keeping the space bright. Then, they accented the space with patterned curtains and blue and gray sofas to warm the space with color.
Exposed wood beams bring a rustic quality to this comfortable living room. A pair of slipcovered sofas centers on the stone fireplace, and by the window is a cozy seating area that takes in the natural light.