Wall Ideas For Living Room

Wall Ideas For Living Room

Living room. The living room often combines several spaces — a media area, a playspace and a dining room, to name a few. Get the craziness of your living room under control by determining your plan of attack: Choose one corner or part of your living room to tackle per week. These ideabooks can help you get started. 12.
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Wall Ideas For Living Room

1 Of 51 Repurposed Bar CartSetting up a booze station on your bar cart is a no brainer — but using it as an end table (especially when space is limited) to display blooms, art and coffee table books is just genius. Emily Johnston 2 Of 51 Low FurnitureShort pieces, like this tufted couch, keep an open floor plan cozy. Use area rugs to define individual “rooms” within the space. Jason HartogAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 3 Of 51 Navy WallsGive beige a break. Dramatic hues can drench a large living room, like this inky wallpaper. The deep blue provides a surprisingly neutral backdrop. Kate Osborne 4 Of 51 Comfy SeatingYour style may be posh, your furniture can still be cozy. Plush sofas and armchairs rule the roost in Ellen Pompeo’s L.A. home. “It’s fancy in a cool way, not in an ‘I can’t sit there’ way,” she says. Art StreiberAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 5 Of 51 Chic StorageNeed space, stat? Swap boring shelving for more decorative options, then load up on fabric boxes or baskets to hide an overflow of knick knacks. Kate Osborne 6 Of 51 Slim FootprintSave square footage without sacrificing seating by using dining chairs in the living room. A rattan-and-cane perch takes up less real estate than a traditional recliner. Jason HartogAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 7 Of 51 Family-FriendlyYep, white furniture can work in a house with kids. Just choose durable fabrics (a leather couch) and surfaces (the plastic rocker, the lacquer table) that wipe clean easily. Lisa Romerein 8 Of 51 Statement RugThe key to subtle color lays at your feet. A patterned carpet plays up the neutral furniture in a New Jersey home, while a similarly-hued pillow adds another punch to the armchair. Kelsey Rose for HomepolishAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 9 Of 51 Fast FixesMakeover a room by rethinking the pieces you already have. Use up leftover wall paint on the frame of an old chair or refresh curtains and pillows by sewing fancy trim along the edge. Mike Garten 10 Of 51 Subtle Pattern Avoid future boredom with calm colors using texture and pattern. In a dreamy beach house, muted prints in the same palette keep a neutral room from looking bland. Lisa Romerein Next Gallery 50+ Clever DIYs That Started With Old Clothes That stretched-out sweater has a whole new life awaiting it. By Brie Dyas GIF Of 51 Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Logo Presented by Created by Created by Good Housekeeping for From Good Housekeeping for
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Wall Ideas For Living Room

1 Of 51 Repurposed Bar CartSetting up a booze station on your bar cart is a no brainer — but using it as an end table (especially when space is limited) to display blooms, art and coffee table books is just genius. Emily Johnston 2 Of 51 Low FurnitureShort pieces, like this tufted couch, keep an open floor plan cozy. Use area rugs to define individual “rooms” within the space. Jason HartogAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 3 Of 51 Navy WallsGive beige a break. Dramatic hues can drench a large living room, like this inky wallpaper. The deep blue provides a surprisingly neutral backdrop. Kate Osborne 4 Of 51 Comfy SeatingYour style may be posh, your furniture can still be cozy. Plush sofas and armchairs rule the roost in Ellen Pompeo’s L.A. home. “It’s fancy in a cool way, not in an ‘I can’t sit there’ way,” she says. Art StreiberAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 5 Of 51 Chic StorageNeed space, stat? Swap boring shelving for more decorative options, then load up on fabric boxes or baskets to hide an overflow of knick knacks. Kate Osborne 6 Of 51 Slim FootprintSave square footage without sacrificing seating by using dining chairs in the living room. A rattan-and-cane perch takes up less real estate than a traditional recliner. Jason HartogAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 7 Of 51 Family-FriendlyYep, white furniture can work in a house with kids. Just choose durable fabrics (a leather couch) and surfaces (the plastic rocker, the lacquer table) that wipe clean easily. Lisa Romerein 8 Of 51 Statement RugThe key to subtle color lays at your feet. A patterned carpet plays up the neutral furniture in a New Jersey home, while a similarly-hued pillow adds another punch to the armchair. Kelsey Rose for HomepolishAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 9 Of 51 Fast FixesMakeover a room by rethinking the pieces you already have. Use up leftover wall paint on the frame of an old chair or refresh curtains and pillows by sewing fancy trim along the edge. Mike Garten 10 Of 51 Subtle Pattern Avoid future boredom with calm colors using texture and pattern. In a dreamy beach house, muted prints in the same palette keep a neutral room from looking bland. Lisa Romerein Next Gallery 50+ Clever DIYs That Started With Old Clothes That stretched-out sweater has a whole new life awaiting it. By Brie Dyas
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Wall Ideas For Living Room

1 Of 51 Repurposed Bar CartSetting up a booze station on your bar cart is a no brainer — but using it as an end table (especially when space is limited) to display blooms, art and coffee table books is just genius. Emily Johnston 2 Of 51 Low FurnitureShort pieces, like this tufted couch, keep an open floor plan cozy. Use area rugs to define individual “rooms” within the space. Jason HartogAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 3 Of 51 Navy WallsGive beige a break. Dramatic hues can drench a large living room, like this inky wallpaper. The deep blue provides a surprisingly neutral backdrop. Kate Osborne 4 Of 51 Comfy SeatingYour style may be posh, your furniture can still be cozy. Plush sofas and armchairs rule the roost in Ellen Pompeo’s L.A. home. “It’s fancy in a cool way, not in an ‘I can’t sit there’ way,” she says. Art StreiberAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 5 Of 51 Chic StorageNeed space, stat? Swap boring shelving for more decorative options, then load up on fabric boxes or baskets to hide an overflow of knick knacks. Kate Osborne 6 Of 51 Slim FootprintSave square footage without sacrificing seating by using dining chairs in the living room. A rattan-and-cane perch takes up less real estate than a traditional recliner. Jason HartogAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 7 Of 51 Family-FriendlyYep, white furniture can work in a house with kids. Just choose durable fabrics (a leather couch) and surfaces (the plastic rocker, the lacquer table) that wipe clean easily. Lisa Romerein 8 Of 51 Statement RugThe key to subtle color lays at your feet. A patterned carpet plays up the neutral furniture in a New Jersey home, while a similarly-hued pillow adds another punch to the armchair. Kelsey Rose for HomepolishAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 9 Of 51 Fast FixesMakeover a room by rethinking the pieces you already have. Use up leftover wall paint on the frame of an old chair or refresh curtains and pillows by sewing fancy trim along the edge. Mike Garten 10 Of 51 Subtle Pattern Avoid future boredom with calm colors using texture and pattern. In a dreamy beach house, muted prints in the same palette keep a neutral room from looking bland. Lisa Romerein
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Wall Ideas For Living Room

Be experimental – This opened-up space is also open to new ideas. A suspended fabric screen shields one area, while a glazed half wall keeps the kitchen in touch with the living area, but not too close.
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Wall Ideas For Living Room

This section contains the living room on the first floor and the master suite above, as well as a staircase connecting the two. “The client had work done on the living room upon moving in, including adding all of the bookshelves, so all that was really required here was refinishing the floors, changing the paint palette and adding lighting to illuminate the books and art,” Smith says.
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Wall Ideas For Living Room

Stools or ottomans work wonderfully in small spaces. Easy to move in, out and around your living room, these multitasking pieces will never be out of work in a small living room. Tip: If you can afford to, hire a decorator to design a custom-made ottoman. Ask for an ottoman that is soft enough to put your feet on but sturdy enough to hold a tray, and can also store books or blankets and tuck into a corner when necessary.
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Wall Ideas For Living Room

Family photo wall. Create a contemporary family photo wall by lining up all of your frames within the boundaries of an imaginary rectangle drawn on the wall. Position simple, matching white frames close together, for a fresh look that seems hard but is surprisingly easy to achieve.
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This Mexican treehouse has a living room with worldly charm, distinguished most notably by a tapestry created from a traditional Bhutanese man’s robe and hung on the wall. The sofa and ottoman are by Ligne Roset, the Saarinen side table is by Knoll and the chairs are by Hans Wegner.
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6 of 20 Hang A Tapestry This Mexican treehouse has a living room with worldly charm, distinguished most notably by a tapestry created from a traditional Bhutanese man’s robe and hung on the wall. The sofa and ottoman are by Ligne Roset, the Saarinen side table is by Knoll and the chairs are by Hans Wegner. Richard Powers