10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

by author on March 13, 2013

Living room decor is the first thing people notice when they step foot into your home.  Your living room and dining room are two key areas where you entertain your guests.  There are several things you can do to make your room look more organized and spacious. If your goal is to impress your neighbors, friends, and family, here are some simple ideas to brighten up your living room decor.

1. Mixture of materials and texture

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

You can add depth to your living room by trying different combinations of textures and materials.

2. Plants & Flowers

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

You can brighten up your living room almost instantly with indoor plants and fresh cut, vibrant flowers. Pair them up with an equally vibrant vase and you cannot go wrong.

3. Wild print

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

You should try adding wild prints like zebra stripes or leopard prints into your furniture mix.  Just a hint of flavor adds a lot of flair to your living room decor.

4. Transparent tables

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

If you have small space, adding transparent tables can easily make your room feel bigger.  The less visual clutter, the more space is available.

5. Pattern rug

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

Add a really interesting look to your living room by adding a wild or a simple pattern rug.  Try matching it with one of the theme colors of your living room.

6. Add color to your walls

You can make your living room feel lively and warm just by adding a bit of color to it. There are lots of other neutral colors other than beige and grey.

7. Addition of color

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

You can add hints of color to different items in a neutral room, giving it an emphasis, warmth, and homely characteristics.

8. Reflections

Adding a properly positioned mirror to a room can instantly add light. Make sure it reflects a view.

9. Group seating

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

You can gather up seating in or around a window taking advantage of views and lights.

10. Highlights

 10 Living Room Decor Ideas and Tips

You can easily highlight dark and rich colors by adding a backdrop of white.

Your living room decor should be fun and easy to change around. Try different cheaper items and material with lightweight characteristics. These are just a few tips that will help open up your room, giving it a more vibrant appeal. Make sure you take the time to consider all the options that are available. It’s remarkable how much of a difference rearranging a little bit of furniture can make on the appearance of your home.

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