Designed by Simutin Design. If you’re living room is small, you may want to use a lighter shade of purple. A small living space featuring modish seats with a large widescreen TV in front. Why not try having a nubby rug and a crocheted throw sofa made out of rough linen to have a monochromatic look or style. This is a darker version of a natural earth tone room. This room uses a painted wall to give this room a very warm and welcoming appearance. Nevertheless, given the impact floor color makes, we include the analysis which is based on 10,040 living room floor colors. While beige is often avoided because it seems a little drab or old-fashioned, it’s a tone that works well with most living room sizes and designs. Combine modern design with a little luxury using this color scheme. Even without the flash and vibrance of brighter colors, this room is welcoming. A multicolored wall is an opportunity within itself to bathe an ordinary room in copious amounts of beautiful color. A white on white can never go wrong. If you're looking for a new hue tobrighten up your living room, there'sno time like the present. This living room features a wood tone. It also offers a white L-shaped sofa and a glass top center table. It’s not like walls or floors which you can say is X color. 1. Try painting one wall black and accenting with black vases, bright colors, and plenty of textural elements to break up the darkness of the color scheme, Elegant and versatile cool-toned neutral that looks fantastic when accented by polished wood accents and pops of unexpected color, Classic, fresh, and clean paint option that livens, brightens and enlarges rooms. Fresh white accents interspersed throughout tie together the assorted colors, brown leather, Oriental rug, and paisley designs. Custom blue paint in this living room serves as the backdrop to a gorgeous mix of patterns and eclectic accents. A warm living room featuring orange walls and a set of classy seats. Colors play a critically significant role in interior design. The color pink can be attractive in nearly any size or design of a living room, but you may want to consider the size of the room when you choose an all-over shade of pink. What we did is take a living room photo and changed the wall color so that you can get a quick glimpse of how different colors look compared to one another. The bold red couch ties together the Asian-elements perfectly. Intricate details in the same shade of pink will tie the look together for a cohesively spunky and fresh look that is reminiscent of the Spring season, Black walls are an ingenious way to add depth, personality, and tone to an otherwise drab color scheme. The second part of our living room color analysis compares 17 colors for the same living room. Use muted grey and white for your walls and top it with brown and violet accents to give color to your all-white/grey room. See more of this home here. Contemporary Living Room with Purple Walls. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. This living room consists of mostly white, with a splash of black for some contrast. This can make the room feel bigger (you can also paint one wall as an accent wall). If you live in a place that is close to the sea, its best to mimic the calming effects in your living room. It has nice seats and a fireplace with a large TV on top. Large living room featuring a strong wood tone all over the place. Use light brown colors for your walls and accentuate it with dark brown furniture and pieces. The room has a tall ceiling. The green marble fire place is an interesting piece that ties together the color scheme. There are hits of green in some of the patterns, but mostly the palette for this room is blue, blue-silver and white. In the 1970’s, “Earth-tone” color schemes were popular in living rooms, and even though the popularity died down for a few decades, brown is a dominant color in many of today’s living room designs. Cream living room paint tends to have more yellow undertones that are silky and rich. Mid-Sized Contemporary Living Room with Blue Walls. See more of this home here. Check it out. Lush Violet, Dark Grey, White/Grey and Light Yellow. Balance it with brown and black furniture and fixtures to give it a modern look. Violet and blues are very relaxing for the eyes and can relax people the longer they are in a room with such colors. These colors would give more light in your room and make it look larger. Beige, much like white, is a popular “go to” color when homeowners are trying to choose a neutral color for their living room. The meaning of the color green is diverse as the living room designs that use green as a dominant design color. This is an amazing light, bright and clean design. Stark white furnishings are backed by black and yellow walls. This living room features brown seats and cream walls. I know plain white living rooms can be dull. If you want to make orange a dominant color in your living room, you may want to balance it out with other colors that work well with orange. Large Traditional living room with pink walls, arched doorway and a brick fireplace. Large living room featuring gray walls and a gray couch, along with a large area rug and a fireplace. I think during the early stages of design, it can be helpful to get an idea of what’s being done generally. Using creamy brown colors and other light brown blends work excellent in living rooms with high ceilings and windows. What gray walls do is create a neutral background within which you can bring your living room to life without being overwhelming. Different textures, colors, and antique decorations give this room a carefully curated feel that is luxuriant and opulent. Top 2021 Paint Color Trends - Best Living Room Colors for 2021 To increase the feeling of harmony, two monochromatic shades of orange and orange/brown are included in the pillows and rug. It is very clean and makes an impact. Before you are quick to pass on the color brown, think about what it represents. Whether you’re planning for an all-over pink or just using pink accents throughout your living room, colors that compliment pink can also make it stand out a bit more. Play with different brown blends for your living room – from your walls to your floors – as it can actually calm your mind and give a homey feel. This living room uses an interesting piece of art to pull a color palette. This creates a cool and upscale and calming atmosphere. A luxurious-looking living room featuring elegant seats and walls. Color sets the mood for a home's interior and conveys how you want the space to feel. Designed by Bates Masi. Play with a light brown- cream wall color to give a lighter ambiance. The whites and light grays are brought to life with a theme of light blues. The tones of chocolate and beige on the walls add a sense of coziness; pink pillows and a gold table and lamp bring glamour to the room. It has a fireplace as well. Selecting orange as a dominant color in your living room may seem a little bold, and maybe even a little tacky if you think of the use of orange in living rooms in the 1970s. This room has a very simple grey, brick, and natural wood palette. Not only do these colors supplement the calming effect of violet, but it also gives a clean and elegant feel to your living room. Have you ever wondered why some living rooms look comfortable and inviting while others seem to fall flat, or simply look unfinished? Transitional Living Room with Asian Elements and Pink Walls. Whether it is icy blue, powder blue, navy blue, or even true blue; this cool watery hue is a tried and true classic with true versatility. It will remind you of the sea at night. If your living room has had white or neutral colored walls for years, it might be time to add a little color to your walls. The walls, floor, and rug are soothing shades of gray and the couch is a deep twilight blue, accented by a lighter-toned fur throw. Designed by 2e Architects. Overall color schemes include several colors and so it’s attempting to choose the dominant color which isn’t so easy. 18 Gorgeous Living Room Color Schemes for Every Taste 15 Beautiful Beach House Bathrooms 16 Beautiful Blue Living Room Ideas 19 Soothing Cool Color Schemes for Decorating Your Home The 15 Best Beach-Inspired Paint Colors … Softly muted green wall paint is accented by lush green foliage, a natural jute rug, and eastern paintings for a look that is suggestively Asian. See more of this home here. Our final visual component of our analysis breaks down the colors for 23 different living room designs. Green can look attractive and welcoming, especially when you use colors that compliment. While red can definitely be positive, it’s dynamic and stands out, so you need to decide how to use the color in your living room. Blue is an exceedingly popular paint choice for living room walls. The grays work well with the cool blues and purples. A sanctuary from bustling city life, this urban living area is a perfect example of how monochromatic colors bring harmony to a room. Use white paint for your walls and ceilings and allow browns and greys to accentuate the fixtures and other parts of your room like the stairs and house foundations. Note how the creamy white painted fireplace adds sparkle and depth to this room and works to accent the main beige color scheme. Serene. Combine grey, blue and browns to give your room a relaxing aura as the colors give a nice touch of elegance and calmness. This fun and vibrant room uses blue and orange to play off of each other to make an energetic and joyous space. It offers a long L-shaped sofa along with gray seats and a fireplace. This is a simple and modern design with a bright and cool color scheme. It’s been called a “compromise color” because it sits between two non-colors (black and white) which creates a sense of calm. Intimate. But what are harmonious colors? Mix an array of textures. There’s a dining table set on the side as well. Use a yellow palette scheme for the walls to give emphasis on the lighter feel of the room. Quietly elegant accessories in a palette of muted colors offset the brightness of the orange. The orange brings a glowing warmth the creams and off whites, giving a warm lit and cozy illuminated look. Accented with fresh white details and pops of red; this color scheme is beautiful, classic, and elegant all at once, Commonly used as a statement color, purple walls can offer delightfully large expanses of unexpected color that can be decorated in a variety of ways from regal to funky, Pink walls offer cheery, feminine fun. A very toned down and cozy earth tone palette is brightened up but the lighter furniture. This wealth of information is designed to assist you in making the most well-informed choice you can regarding living room paint color and the compositional style that your living room is based upon. It has white walls and a white thick rug with a silver top centerpiece table on top of it. Note the gorgeous patina of the leather couch, and the use of mixed woods throughout the room. This living room features beige walls and hardwood flooring. This deliciously sophisticated living room is done up in Neapolitan ice cream colors of chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. That is why we give you these tips on how to spice up the part of your home where you let your guests in (most of the time) and where you throw yourself in when you get home from work. Classic brown tones are warm, regal, and handsome. As you browse our Blue Living Room Gallery, you’ll notice that blue is a prominent color in all sizes and styles of living rooms. Conversely, when improperly chosen, colors have the ability to create an environment of discord and discontinuity. Adding pops of crisp white color and using warm-toned metal décor ties the look together in a cohesive, subtly tied together fashion. We may think that we need the help of a professional interior designer to make our homes beautiful but I tell you, your creativity is already enough to achieve that white modern living room with a kick. Large living area featuring white walls and a white tall ceiling. A perfect blend of brown and white, beige is a color that works well in many living room designs from Asian and Mediterranean to Contemporary. More vivid paint colors in this cinematic living room include elegant Black Raspberry 2072-20, cheerful Hibiscus 2027-50, and the always-airy Gossamer Blue 2123-40, all … This room is a super simple and pretty color design. A sofa is a great place to add color and a great deal depth and appeal. Large living room featuring green walls and white seats. Large living room featuring hardwood flooring and cozy seats. The leopard print pillows are actually considered neutrals, which will complement almost any color scheme. Floor color is the weakest room color indicator, but it does make an impact. With the addition of warm-hued red, the monotony of the blue and white scheme is broken up in a beautifully unexpected way that is visually appealing. Spacious modish living space featuring a white couch and a pair of black seats along with a fireplace. Black is a powerful color that represents sophistication, elegance, and style. Use light colored furniture or furnishings to balance out the wooden brown fixtures. The lightest gold tone is on the walls, giving the room an open and airy feel. With a touch of green to bring a bit of a lively tones. Yet for many such living rooms that have white or gray walls with wood flooring, you wouldn’t necessarily describe it as a brown living room. This is a bold and interesting color scheme that has a great deal of visual appeal. Traditional Living Room with Asian Elements and Green Walls. If you’ve had dark walls for a long time, you might be looking for a color that lightens things up but isn’t as drastic as white; a yellow is a great option. Gleaming white side tables add a focal point. Bright living room featuring light purple walls and white seats, along with a fireplace. The red makes a modern design have a great deal of pop and visual appeal. Gray is a conservative color. One wall is painted in a creamy vanilla tone, which matches the color in the vanilla and red paisley chair. Use dark brown – mostly wooden ornate and floors – to give it a country feeling. I’ll let you in on a design secret: it’s the colors. Blend blues and violets together with white furnishings to emphasize a stress-relief and light-filled living room for you and your guests. This living room is filled with rich textures, fabrics, and color. The color brown represents wholesomeness, stability, durability, honesty, and simplicity; what better words to describe a living room that makes one feel welcome and comfortable? Play with lighter and darker shades, along with assorted textural elements to create a multifaceted layered look that looks effortlessly cool. This expansive article covers every aspect of living room colors and includes two galleries; one gallery showcasing color scheme combinations and the other unique colors and patterns. The room offers cozy seats and a classy area rug. Although the color red is often associated with danger and other negative feelings, it is meant to have positive associations in interior design. A majority of the walls are done in a good blend of clover and finch green similar to olives with a dash of off-white/grey colors to accent corners. The secret to Old Hollywood style is in the luxurious details: tufted furniture with nail head trim, velvet pillows, mirrored end tables, a white shag rug, and metallic accents. If you have a lot of natural lighting, accentuate it with white or grey wall paint to allow more light to flow in the room. The sliding barnyard door in the bright shade of red makes the gray color scheme in this living room work very well. Many people think that only black, gray, and white are monochromatics, but in truth, any color can be used in a monochromatic color palette. The pale purple wall brings some brightness and life to a mostly monochrome design. It also reflects a clean modern look to your visitors. The neutral linen shades of the rug, table, and couches go with the flow and provide a soft backdrop to the blues. Although pink isn’t typically a “go to” color for many people when they think about designing their living rooms, it’s not a color to ignore either. In keeping with the springy theme, the black print is of flowers. A plush tan carpet warms up the floor. See more of this home here. A woven rug, abstract paintings, and a black leather chair provide interest, small pops of contrasting color, and cohesion. Designed by Ippolito Fleitz Group. The color blue is often associated with masculinity and protection, which can make it a traditional color for “man caves,” but different shades of the cool and calm hue can make a living room more feminine or even gender neutral. Second, you can go by floor color which contributes to the overall color of a room (although wall color has a much stronger influence to overall color scheme. This living room feels like an extended summer vacation: the range of harmonious tonal blues on the walls, curtains, and couch are refreshing and relaxing. The colour spectrum for green is so broad, from vibrant bottle green to gentle mint there’s a shade of this energizing shade to … Notice how the navy blue pillow on the left-hand side of the room picks up the matching navy blue stripe in the pillow across the room from it. Small living space featuring red walls and cozy seats set on the white area rug. Assigning an overall color scheme to any room is not an exact science. Shades of brown, yellow, gray, cream, black, and white look best with green but don’t let these colors stop you from trying out your own color combinations. Before you buy gallons of emerald green paint, you should consider the effect it'll have on the appearance and mood of the room. While blue can also represent sadness, blue has positive associations in interior design. Can be used as an allover paint color or as crisp white accents to punctuate a contrasting color, Bold red walls are a trendy way to add visual interest. See more of this home here. Although the color yellow also has negative associations, such as jealousy or warning, yellow has positive associations in interior design. Designed by Angelica Henry Design. A gray pillow and picture frame lend a soothing calm to the room. This modern living room uses a vibrant accent wall and a singular color pillow to add some vibrance to a monochromatic room. In this living room, the monochromatic tones of both colors instill a gentle yet stimulating energy. Black wall paint is an unexpected and unique color for living rooms. A pearly pink lampshade balances the cool blue of the walls. Corresponding warm-hued tones are used throughout the decoration of this room. Give life and light in your living room by combining rich shade of reds or orange on the walls with lighter shades of grey for your ceiling and furnishings. See more of this home here. But how to keep a pale living room from feeling too chilly and formal? The room has hardwood flooring topped by an area rug. Make your living room colour scheme practical by using emulsion on the walls, but a wipeable paint on the woodwork. They are the colors that can take your living room from “okay” to “fabulous”! Use orange and brown accents – from the floor to fixtures to add to the inviting aura your living room now has. Contrasting sea green and white elements are added in the form of throw pillows and wall art set upon a decorative ledge. This living room is surrounded by gray walls. A home 's interior and conveys how you want the space to feel interior design furniture... 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