If it comes to making a statement from the living room, background is the very best buddy. Nothing sets the scene quite like a bold and graphic or vibrant and pattern-packed background. Whether or not you want to get motivated by a subtle and soothing grasscloth or a splashy and whimsical mural, these living room background notions will do the trick.
A Textured Neutral
Grasscloth is the perfect background for added texture which doesn't stand out additional statements during a room. Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullardbrought this living room to life using luxe throw pillows, bold patterns, and vibrant upholstery.
could have book-printed background? |} One hundred percent kidding, we definitely prefer real books. However, a fun metafictional background such as this in a study will improve the theme with a sense of humor and style, as from the sitting room designed by Martyn Lawrence Bullard.
Modern Meets Traditional
contemporary self portrait by Chuck Close is a bold contrast with an chinoiserie background (Iksel's Eastern Eden) supporting it within this Miles Redd-designed house. |} The contrast doesn't stop there: Redd continued to venture outside layout convention by integrating contrasting stone tones and mixing modern furniture fashions with antique 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 soul. |} The beautiful mural wallpaper sticks to the traditional type of the Victorian architectural elements while still feeling edgy in white and black. In contrast, the snowy linen slip-covered couch 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 to the Art Deco-inspired routine, this background in a 2LG Studio-designed living room is as lovely as it gets. We love how the inky black painted fireplace speaks about the moody framed artwork, each of which contrast with the candy background and even sweeter and intimate floral arrangement on the mantel.