White walls make a perfect backdrop for the eclectic mix of furniture in this living room. A black midcentury cabinet turns the foyer into a bar area with the addition of vintage lamps and trays for bottles.
Because her client admires all-things vintage, Raegan Ford also pulled in unexpected accents like cigar molds, suitcases and even an antique light fixture. A chic black coffee table, dark gray sofa and two armchairs complete the room, inviting guests to sit and converse after dinner.
Contemporary Living Room with Vintage-Inspired Accents
Vintage inspired accents create a boho chic look in this contemporary living room featured in a historic New Orleans home. Layers of soft, neutral tones are illuminated by natural light that floods through two floor-to-ceiling windows.
Eclectic Living Room with Vintage-Inspired Accents
Adding a fiddle leaf fig tree to this eclectic living room brings life into this cozy living space. The vibrant ottoman in a Schumacher fabric slipcover pulls the colors from the other accessories in the room to anchor the sitting area.
This luxury living room boasts gold accents, metallic finishes and a neutral color scheme that is anything but boring. To avoid a monochromatic color scheme in your space, bump the color of your wall up or down one shade on the color wheel to create a 3-D effect.
David and Kortney wanted to keep the living room open and simple, so they brought in a neutral sofa to complement the white walls, neutral stone fireplace and natural light of the space. Then, they added color by adding blue and green striped chairs with mint accents throughout the space to keep things stylish and bright.
Fireplaces that project out from the wall are ideal for flanking with a bookcase, a cabinet or both, as is done here. Their heights, color and basic framework is kept the same for a consistent look. To draw attention to the fireplace, the overmantel is covered in reclaimed barn wood and exterior lanterns adorn the wall instead of interior sconces.
A brown leather sofa adds a masculine vibe to this neutral transitional living room. Green and blue pillows add color to the neutral space, as does the large photo above the sofa of a train track in Austin.
Packed with saturated shades of coral and green, this light and bright Atlanta great room features neutral, classic and kid-friendly upholstery. For a wise investment in upholstery, consider neutral pieces that work with a wide variety of color schemes.
The juxtaposition of old and new add visual interest to this airy living room in the 2013 HGTV Dream Home. Iron gate doors and a pale wood coffee table add rustic charm, while a modern fireplace and simple, yet sophisticated furniture gives the space an updated, transitional look.
Hilary's design for this Love It or List It homeowner blends neutral colors with calming blue accents to create a serene gathering place for the family and guests. The neutral cabinets framing the television provide tons of extra storage space for the family, while the blue rug and other accents add bits of color throughout the space.