"Home" is not only the place where you live: it is also the mirror of your unmistakable personal style, and having a cozy living room (as the main room) is important to be able to immediately express the taste of the hosts.
So let's discover some interesting ideas to make the living room of your home cozy.
How to make a room warm and cozy?
A crackling fireplace, a comfortable sofa and soft lighting are the perfect ingredients for creating a warm and cozy atmosphere in the living room, regardless of whether you live in the city or the country.
Attention to detail is very important, and every piece of furniture must be chosen very carefully, to compose a harmonious room that immediately conveys to those who enter it the feeling of "being at home".
The living room is the main room in the house, where guests can sit or spend relaxing moments together. This room should reflect the common soul of the inhabitants of the house, so it is the perfect place to also showcase very original objects that brighten the room with their own style, metaphorically and literally.
How to have a relaxing home?
Colors and smells have a huge influence on our mood, this is a factor that should certainly be taken into consideration when decorating the home, especially the living room, if we want to create a relaxing atmosphere.
Colors play an important role in our perception of spaces as atmospheres and feelings. Warm colors are not necessarily relaxing; on the contrary, a bright, vibrant red can be a modern, eye-catching choice. The trick is always to balance colors with reasoned pairings (be careful, in the case of red not to choose green, at the risk of the "Christmas effect").
In general, fall colors are a safe choice for creating comfortable, cozy, and relaxing décor, particularly if you pay attention to materials, including natural wood and complementary elements.
Rugs: They immediately add warmth to the room by providing a sense of softness and attention to detail, making guests feel welcomed in the living room.
- Playing with heights: Create a cozy and original living room by avoiding overcrowding. Opt for a few impactful pieces of furniture.
- Exposed beams: Increasingly popular even in city apartments, exposed beams add warmth to any living room. They impart a touch of rusticity that complements both classic and modern decor. You can enhance them by hanging plants or luminaries.
- Mixture: If you're tired of a "perfect" living room, consider livening it up with furniture pieces of different styles. For instance, an antique rocking chair or a baroque coffee table can find a place in a modern-style room. Similarly, a classic living room can be invigorated with a few exquisitely contemporary pieces, such as a floor lamp or an ottoman chair.