When it comes to creating a statement from the living room, background is the very best buddy. Nothing sets the scene like a bold and graphic or vibrant and pattern-packed backdrop. Whether you would like to get motivated by a soothing and subtle grasscloth or a splashy and whimsical mural, these living area background ideas will do just fine.
A Textured Neutral
Grasscloth is the perfect background for extra texture that doesn't stand out additional statements throughout a room. Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullardbrought this living area to life using luxe throw pillows, bold designs, and vibrant upholstery.
could have book-printed background? |} One hundred percent kidding, we definitely prefer actual books. But a fun metafictional background like this at a research will improve the subject with a sense of humor and fashion, as from the sitting area 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) behind it in this Miles Redd-designed home. |} The contrast doesn't stop there: Redd continued to venture outside design convention by integrating contrasting jewel tones and mixing modern furniture styles with classic pieces. Oh--and believe it or not, the lime green chair is from Ikea! |} Proof even the top designers love a Great Deal
flat by Studio Razaviis a lesson in monochromatic decorating together with soul. |} The beautiful mural wallpaper sticks to the traditional style of the architectural elements while still feeling edgy in white and black. By comparison, the white linen slip-covered sofa feels much more casual and while the ceramic decor adds some intrigue with geometric shapes.
Art Deco-Inspired Pastels
From the dreamy pastel pinks and purples into the Art Deco-inspired routine, this background at a 2LG Studio-designed living area is as lovely as it gets. We love the way the inky black painted fireplace speaks about the darkened framed art, both of which contrast with the candy background as well as sweeter and intimate floral arrangement on the mantel.