Published at 03 May 2016. by Leanne Augustin
The simple ideas to decorate the living room are available in various home magazines and online websites. You just have to pick the ideas which suit the current home décor in the living room. Make a proper planning so that you will never have to spend a lot of money. You can evoke the casual look in the living room if the space is only used for entertainment and casual gathering. The formal living room design is suitable for those who like to entertain business clients or partners at home. The first thing that you can do is adding a new color in the living room.
You can use the bold tones which can banish the boring look. The home décor will look expensive and lavish if you add a new vibrant tone. For instance, you can have the focal wall painted in magenta, teal or ruby red. This idea is simple and cheap to do at home. Replacing the old sofa with a new one will cost you a lot of money. You can renew the appearance of the old sofa by covering the entire surface with a new slipcover. It is available in a lot of prints, images and colors. If you want to infuse the tropical living room décor, you can choose the palm tree or floral printed slipcover.
The plain white sofa is okay to keep the living room if you are not interested to change the sofa color. You can add a decorative look by spreading several interesting toss pillows on it. The white sofa is nice to match with red, teal, yellow and orange toss pillows. You can pick the polka dot printed toss pillows to evoke the funky look. Another item that you can put in the living room is a fancy lamp. It can be in the form of a floor lamp, table lamp or ceiling lamp. If you are interested with a unique lamp, you can put a red lava lamp at the wooden side table. The adorable wall art or painting on the wall will be sparkling if you decorate the border with several modern track lighting.