Some prefer their living room to be as simple as possible. Others enjoy a more glamorous approach. With a little bit of inspiration you can try to achieve a balance. The living room is usually perceived as being the most important area in the house so it’s the perfect starting place for such a project.
The key to a glamorous design or décor is creating a captivating and alluring look using the right textures, materials and colors. In the case of the living room, you can achieve that by choosing a simple color palette such as one based of shades of grey, and enhancing it through sophisticated textures and finishes.Blue is also a beautiful color. Combine it with neutral accents and don’t forget to play with textures, patterns and shapes.
Certain color combinations are glamorous by nature. For example, black combined with golden accents will always look elegant and exquisite. A black velvet sofa can be a beautiful focal point for the room and you can complement it with golden accent details.
It’s also important to choose the right lighting for the room. It should be soft, subtle and focused around certain key elements. For example, a lamp in the corner of the living room can highlight a stylish side table or a beautiful curtain.Use mirrors to add glamor to the living room. An alternative can be to include mirrored elements such as furniture or accessories. Make sure you spread these elements throughout the room.
If rich fabrics and textures are used throughout the room, then the color palette should be simple. Try using neutrals and combining cream, grey, white and black, maybe even a few wooden elements.Purple is a sophisticated color which offers a royal vibe to pretty much anything. Use it as an accent color and combine it with white and grey or with very subtle, pastel shades.