BY On Aug 03, 2018 Living Room
If you are a bachelor decorating your own man cave, our roundup is right what you need! Today we are discussing manly living rooms and decorating them with taste and in a masculine way. The most popular styles for masculine spaces are modern, minimalist, mid-century modern, industrial and retro; choose the style first, then your colors and only after that look at the furniture. As for furniture, living rooms are decorated with sofas, chairs, storage units, coffee tables and you can add carpets, various accessories and artworks according to your taste. Let’s have a look at sofas, coffee tables and lights because they are the main ones to furnish such a room. Choosing a sofa be careful: it’s the basis of your living room and it should fit the chosen style. A sofa is often a focal point in every living room, it should be comfortable, stylish and make a cool statement highlighting your style at the same time. A leather sofa is some rich brown, ocher or black is the most popular seating piece for any kind of masculine living room, it looks sexy and chic. Some other cool ideas are a large upholstered corner sofa that can accommodate all your friends or a sectional corner ones in some bold statement color. Chairs, loungers and ottomans can echo with the sofa or be completely different, for example, with sunny yellow upholstery to catch an eye.
A white sofa is a very disputable piece: it used to be a traditional furniture item for so many years that it has become boring. Another disadvantage is hard maintenance of a white sofa, which requires much cleaning and makes it a bad idea for families with kids and pets. But nevertheless, a white sofa is timeless classics and today you may find the ways to make your white sofa stand out and avoid any typical looks in your living room, and I’m gonna share the coolest of them to get you inspired. Let’s begin! One white sofa can seem boring and too ordinary because you often see it here and there but double the piece and you’ll see a positive effect! Any space will profit from two white sofas – white is a universal color for any decor style, you’ll just need to choose a fitting model for your space style. Two white sofas will fit any space, from a minimalist to a vintage one easily and will match many color schemes, too. The whole room can be all-white or monochromatic or even in dark shades and white sofas will contrast the space. Having other color schemes is also not a problem – white is very compatible. Put the sofas facing each other and voila – you have a stylish conversation zone. One more idea is putting them as L if it fits your interior better or if you don’t have much space.
Grey is one of the most popular basic colors that is easy to mix and match and is great for every space. But a grey living room can look too boring and impersonal and adding different hues of greens to it, makes a whole lot of difference. Various shades of green make the space cooler, bolder, fresher and much more eye-catching. Green reminds of natural world around us, and it’s perfect if you want to create a fall or a spring mood. Grey and green are a very natural combo, they are suitable for almost any décor style, from moody dark or art deco to light Scandinavian or mid-century modern. Vary the shades and complement neutral tones with vivacious green pops. Neutrals or moodies? Choose the shades of grey to your liking: from very light and subtle to dark charcoals and almost black to create an ambience that you like. It will be a perfect base for further decorating, and then choose shades of green that you like: emerald, mint, sage, lime or else, it depends on your taste and mood you want to create.
How to make your interior more interesting? Change accessories or furnishings, or if you are ready for something different – highlight the walls! If it’s an accent wall, it will be harder to make it than to change the furniture but it’s worth it. And adding some art is amazing – just one statement piece of art can change the whole room look. Need some more creative ideas? Let’s have a look at some ways to make your living room more special. Oversized art became popular several years ago and it’s going to be popular for more and more years. Rocking a large artwork in the living room is a great idea for making a bold statement, with it you can express your thoughts. Choose a fitting piece in style or colors, or go for a contrasting bold one for a bolder look. If you can’t find a proper piece for your space, make it yourself, go creative! This is also the easiest to change accent – when you are tired of it, just change it.
It’s fall and it’s the best time to embrace dark colors! Dark colors don’t always mean gloomy shades, they can be refined, chic and very relaxing if you pull them off right. Today we are going to have a look at the coolest dark living rooms. First of all, choose your style. Dark colors can fit almost any décor style: modern, minimalist, vintage and they are traditional for masculine spaces. Second, choose the colors. Dark and moody spaces don’t always mean black, it can be grey, dark green, purple or blue. Molding on the walls looks very good, especially in graphite grey or black. Accent walls aren’t necessary because they there will be many more other accents in the room. Now consider your style and choose furniture according to it. To make your living room more eye-catching, you can take bold upholstery and unique shapes to make your moody living room pop. A single sunny yellow sofa in a dark graphite living room looks stunning and makes a statement. Emerald or indigo upholstery will add a refined, decadent and soft look to the room.
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