When it comes to making a statement from the living space, background is your best buddy. Nothing sets the scene quite like a bold and graphic or colorful and pattern-packed backdrop. Whether or not you would like to get motivated by a soothing and subtle grasscloth or a splashy and whimsical mural, these living room background notions will do the trick.
A Textured Neutral
Grasscloth is the best background for extra texture that doesn't drown out other statements during a space. Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullardbrought this living room to life with luxe throw pillows, bold patterns, and colorful upholstery.
could have book-printed background? |} One hundred percent kidding, we definitely prefer real books. But a fun metafictional background like this at a research will enhance the theme with a sense of humor and fashion, as from the sitting room made by Martyn Lawrence Bullard.
Modern Meets Traditional
contemporary self portrait by Chuck Close is a bold contrast with the chinoiserie background (Iksel's Eastern Eden) supporting it in this Miles Redd-designed home. |} The comparison doesn't stop there: Redd continued to venture outside layout convention by integrating contrasting jewel tones and mixing contemporary furniture styles with classic pieces. seat is from Ikea! |} Evidence even the best designers love a Great Deal
This Parisian apartment by Studio Razaviis a lesson in monochromatic decorating together with spirit. |} The beautiful mural wallpaper sticks to the traditional style of the Victorian architectural components while still feeling edgy in white and black. By comparison, the snowy linen slip-covered sofa feels more casual and while the porcelain decor adds some intrigue with geometric shapes.
Art Deco-Inspired Pastels
In the dreamy pastel pinks and purples into the Art Deco-inspired routine, this background at a 2LG Studio-designed living room is as lovely as it gets. We love how the inky black painted fireplace speaks about the darkened framed art, each of which contrast with the candy background and even sweeter and intimate floral arrangement on the mantel.