Here comes December—the most awaited month for those of you who love to celebrate the “Winter Holidays.” Have you already planned any activities for your holidays? You can start with decorating or change the style of your living room. If you planned to spent more time at home with your family or inviting guests, transforming this little space of the house could prepare you to enjoy a better holiday.
Through the choice of the decoration, color, and furniture, the following six living room ideas will help you create a warmth and cozy spot for you to relax.
1. Warm and Stylish Scandinavian Design
Applying Scandinavian style can create a warm and comfortable impression in your living room. You can use wood elements and place a carpet in the middle of the room. Focus on adding minimalist decorative elements to make the room look just neat and clean, so it will feel more homely.
An extensive use of natural materials such as wood, wicker, jute, etc. gives a calm and earthy nuance to this white washed room. The decoration is also simple and has the same color scheme with the rest furniture. You can see how this living room match the white winter scene outside.
Still characterized by wood furniture selection, this Scandinavian living room looks more inviting with the addition of a hint of blue color. You can experiment using other bright or bold color.
2. Eco-friendly Makeover
It’s possible to decorate your living room in the most eco-friendly way without giving up beauty and comfort. To apply this style, opt for natural materials for the furniture and decoration. Adding living plants in your space is also necessary.
When it comes to choosing natural materials, wood is almost always the first comes to mind. When you just have no time to think about it, opt for neutral color schemes. It’s never gone wrong and always match well with wooden tone of the furniture.
Now this look is worth to try. The eco-friendly round rattan tray sits beautifully on the glam coffee table, what a sweet combination. Also, look at the pink roses and the pillow with rose petals detailing—a perfect match!
If you really want to go crazy with the eco-friendly idea and tend to really bring nature to your living room, this one is suitable for you. Just hang various plants on ceiling and match them with dark green furniture. The bulky knitted blanket not only beautify the room but also functional when the weather gets cold this winter.
3. Eclectic Contemporary Interior
One characteristic of a contemporary design is the combination of styles and variations that look stylish. The idea can be represented by a clean white wall, minimalist furniture, and some color accents. You can add a colorful painting or couches to give a refreshing touch.
To apply eclectic style, don’t be afraid to mix and match textures. Also, focus on minimalist furniture and keep the decoration simple, neat, and clean for a more of modern look.
If you’re into monochromatic and dark kind of color scheme, put attention on the lighting. Make sure the room gets enough light so it doesn’t feel gloomy.
4. Play with Colors
I you are bored with neutral colors like black and white, now it’s time to go bold with colors. Not only it can enhance the aesthetic of the house, a smart combination of colors with ornaments and lighting can also bring the impression of luxury to your living room.
Get this warm and inviting look for your living room by selecting a deep tone color scheme and match it with decorative item with pops of color like those tangerine pillows.
This color scheme is not too bright yet still warm and inviting. It can be a perfect place for relaxing on your holiday.
5. Modern Black Style for Your Semi-open Living Room
If you have a semi-open living room, you may consider applying modern black style like these examples. Using black-themed furniture can add the impression of luxury throughout the room.
If you have never applied black to any room of your house and afraid that you might form a dark and gloomy space, here’s the simple formula: match it with a contrasting color such as white, then add a pop of color. Try yellow, it really brightens up the area.
You can add green plants to refresh the look of your elegant black washed living room. A couple of candles on the center of the room makes a sweet decoration too that steals attention.
6. Pastel Color Schemes
This pastel color schemes can be a perfect choice for those of you who like a more playful style. You can apply shades of blue, green, and pink to beautify to create warmth and comfort to your living room.
Pastel colors never fail to please the eyes. This combination of pink, blue, and green looks stunning in this living room with white walls, ceiling, and furniture.
An industrial style living room can also look stunning in pastel color scheme. The vintage wall decoration and the simply black hanging lamp make this room look just perfect.