There is a warm and comfortable feeling you have when your living room is well arranged and organized with beautiful furniture and gadgets.
When you first enter a home of maybe your friend or your colleague at work, the first thing you notice is the decoration of house, especially the living room since you might not get past there. You either appreciate the furniture designs, the arrangement, and organization or not. One would easily differentiate a well-planned living room from the other.
Furniture in a home is one of the most important factors that may beautify or make your living room look ugly, the kind of color you are using, the quality of the furniture and so on. Mind you the number of furniture in your home does not guarantee beauty, even if you have a lot of furniture in your living room, it can still look ugly.
Before you can start putting together furniture to put in your home, you have to consider a few factors such as color, pattern, texture, location, arrangement as well as interpretation or meaning your decoration would be portraying.
The furniture decors in your home say a lot about the homeowners. Here are few ideas for having gorgeous furniture for your home improvement.
COLOR AND PATTERN
Every decoration always has something to do with color and pattern. This is like the most important factor. Even when you have an outing or a date and you want to pick a clothing for your outing, you will consider the color. The color or pattern of clothing you are intending to put on must match, the gorgeous gown must match with your high-heel shoes, your wristwatch or bracelets, earring, and other jewelry as well as your handbag or a man putting on a striped tie on a plain shirt etc. Some very wealthy people even match their dress or suit with the kind of car they are taking. For instance a red Ferrari with a red gown, Cool right? Also when choosing your furniture decors you will need to consider the color. The kind you’re choosing must blend with a painting of the house as well as other accessories embedded in it such as the tiles, doormat, rugs or carpet and so on.
The living room in a home should be the most organized, beautiful and most inviting part of the home as that is where visitors see first on entering your home, if it’s in a good shape you get a good feedback like “you have a lovely home”. A single colored living room gives one a kind of clean feeling or feeling of uniformity and organization such as white or cream furniture décor with white or cream painting on walls or white wall tiles and so on. Sometimes it’s important that there should not be a lot of colors to avoid ambiguity and colorfulness so it’s advisable to use single colored designs.
When choosing your furniture decors you can also consider using blending color which would also give a kind of comfortable feeling. Have you ever visited someone maybe a friend whose living room color mix makes you really uncomfortable and ugly like green, purple, violet, yellow all combined ridiculously? That’s why color and pattern are very important. Trust me you can combine these colors in a way visitors would appreciate. It’s advisable to make use of two or three colors such as blue, white and red, too many colors doesn’t stand as fashionable for those familiar with fashion and decoration.
Patterns are also very important when choosing your furniture, you must make use of rhyming patterns. The kind of rug pattern you’re using for your living room should rhyme with the pattern of your couch and settees. Maybe you want to use a flower patterned center rug, your furniture pattern should have a matching pattern.
There are some colors that you can use that would bring the beauty in it. Experts in the field of photography can relate to this. They’re also some colors you would that would conceal the beauty. Using white and black (neutral colors) do that job of blending and shading. You can make use a single color like grey and shading with blue or green, this can make your living room more intriguing and accommodating.
Warm and comfy setting
The placing and arrangement of your decors also matter and adds to the beautification of the home. After you have chosen the colors and patterns that you see fit, where you place them and how you arrange them it’s the next thing. Imagine your house is on a beach where the sun rays shine directly from one side of the room through a window and your furniture is well set and organized in such a manner that it gives you a comfortable and relaxed feeling. The setting of your furniture is as important as pattern and coloring. They both work hand-in-hand. You can use the simple and neutral setting which focuses on the fascinating interior features. You can set couch and settees either facing or backing the fireplace adjacent to the TV set with the bookshelves boldly visible and so on, which makes you feel very comfortable.
Meaningful and dramatic setting
The decoration is like an art which should have a meaning or interpretation such that when people see it, they can be entertained , be wowed and amazed. A meaningful setting gives your home an interesting feeling. You can have furniture decors that showcase the culture and some other features such as:
Have you ever been to a home where you have a kind of feeling like you’re in the forest? With furniture designs showing the tropics and maybe the features in the tropics such as trees and animals, if you have never been to the tropics this kind of setting would make you feel you’re in the tropics.
Beautiful Jungle Decors
This kind of décor gives you the feeling like you’re in the jungle, how interesting! With the kind of designs and patterns of furniture utilized such bamboo carved furniture in such a way that it’s beautiful. How can I be in my home and still have a jungle experience? That’s thrilling.
You can develop a cool feeling like you’re beside the ocean with several furniture designs available for you. You can arrange your balcony with sets of furniture that would give you the ocean thrills.
If you’re looking to explore into the past like in the 70’s and 80’s, there properly designed vintage furniture available to give you that old schooled feeling whereas one can come to your home and have the feeling like one is in the nineties.
Awesome Island Feeling
It’s fascinating to know that you can design your living room with amazing furniture designs that make gives you a fishy feel like you are on an island.
Beautiful Chinese styles
One can make use of furniture designs to showcase your culture such as Chinese and Japanese culture properly embedded in a style in the furniture decoration.
Thrilling African styles
How amazing that you can be in Europe and also feel at home in Africa with amazing furniture designs and decoration.
However, the most striking furniture in a living room is the couch. Having a classy and inviting couch is equivalent to an inviting home.
On a final note, these ideas and many more are ways you can make your home feel spectacular. By combining different styles in a grand way you’re few steps away from making your dream home decor come true.
Jamie is a mother to 8 children and an avid cook. She enjoys theatre from both the audience as well as being on stage. She has been writing stories ever since she could put pen to paper and still enjoys doing so today. Her passion for food has her often creating new recipes to try on her family, who are always happy to sample. Jamie graduated with a diploma in Social Services and has worked with children for most of her life. She now writes for Dealwiki.net and helps them in their content promotions.