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Decoration of the living room

Incorrect zoning of the room, obsolete covers, irrational lighting - let's find out what mistakes should be avoided when arranging the living room.

Redaction "so simple!" Collected a selection of the most common mistakes in the design of the living room and gives a few simple tips how to fix the situation.

Drawing up of a drawing room

  1. Insufficient lighting
    In the living room should not be confined to oneCeiling lamp. It is worth paying due attention to local lighting such as floor lamps and sconces. Such trifles will provide excellent lighting and set the tone for the atmosphere and mood. So do not rely on just one grandmother's chandelier!
    Interior of the living room
  2. Arrangement of furniture around the perimeter of the room
    This phenomenon is quite common inDomestic apartments. But if the yardage allows, why not equip a comfortable guest area by placing in the center of the living room a comfortable sofa and several armchairs. In addition, it will help visually increase the space of the room.
    Arrangement of furniture in the living room
  3. Avoid excessive props in the interior
    Cheap wall-paper, artificial plants and pompous moldings well in any way will not give a cosiness of your drawing room. Everything should be harmonious and simple.

    And since you wanted unusual design solutions, it's worth paying attention to interior styles like Loft or Scandinavian. These styles are universal and suitable for many interior solutions.

    Decorating a living room in an apartment

  4. Oversaturation
    In this subtle question one must be guidedModeration. Decor in excess - the worst enemy of convenience and aesthetics. Of course it's great that you have a myriad of souvenirs and lovely trinkets, but it is still more expedient to store it in some kind of box or decorative basket.

    It does not kill you in a multi-faceted and enthusiastic person, but it helps to avoid chaos and unnecessary dust. And one neat and functional closet will replace a bunch of small bedside tables and shelves.

    Interior of the living room in the apartment

  5. Pictures, photos and mirrors
    The latter, if they are not properly positioned on the wall, can easily break the geometry of the interior. It must be remembered that objects on the wall should not be placed much higher or lower than eye level.

    And if you have too many dear to the heart of photos, it is better to equip them with a small gallery on the wall, and not shovel them to various corners in a multi-colored plastic framework.

    Drawing up of a drawing room

  6. The ratio of space and dimensions of furniture
    The secret here is to pay attention not toThe dimensions of the furniture, and the observance of the proportions of the interior in general. A large corner sofa with cozy pillows will look very harmonious in a spacious living room, and a double sofa and a pair of armchairs easily create a comfortable rest zone in a small room.
    Harmony in interior design
  7. Neglect of personal convenience in choosing furniture
    Not every furniture fits your interior andWill be convenient for you, and it does not matter that this chair is so cute and beautiful. In the first place, he must fulfill his primary function. Otherwise it is a senseless waste of money and sooner or later you will have to part with similar objects.
    Interior of the living room in a modern style
  8. Impassable jungle on the windowsill
    Plant growing is a delicate matter. But still agree that it is better to put a few flowerpots in large pots, than a lot of small pots on the windowsill. This space will seem more spacious and cozy, true, your cat will have nothing to do.
    Interior design of the living room
  9. Uniform style
    First of all the choice of style depends on yourTastes and inner peace, because in everything there should be harmony. Pick up all the details for the living room within the same style - this is real art, but in a single color scheme - a very common mistake. Defined with the right color scheme and create an interesting combination of colors - light and dark, neutral and accent.
    Harmony of color in the interior
  10. Empty windows
    The decoration of windows requires thoughtfulness and thoroughness. Irrational hanging of textiles on windows can easily "break" the style and make the living room visually less.

    Remember that the curtains should be hung as high and wide as possible. Thus you will make the living room more spacious, and the ceilings higher. By the way, in such an interior style as a loft, for example, curtains are not needed at all.

    Decorating windows with curtains

Remember that the lightness, the simplicity of the lines,Simple finishing materials are always in fashion. Discreet geometric patterns, bright wall decoration, laconic decoration items will help to expand the space, make the interior more stylish, moderate and, in addition, in the future to save on repairs. Because the low-key interior can always be supplemented with details that set the style.

Styles in the interior

Most importantly, do not make yourself stupid to follow the trends, choose a style that is sweet to the heart and do not forget about harmony!