When it comes to creating a statement from the living room, background is your very best buddy. Nothing sets the scene quite like a bold and graphic or colorful and pattern-packed background. Whether you would like to get motivated by a subtle and soothing grasscloth or a splashy and whimsical mural, these living room background ideas will do the trick.
A Textured Neutral
Grasscloth is the perfect background for extra texture that does not stand out additional statements during a room. Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullardbrought this living room to life using luxe throw pillows, bold designs, and colorful upholstery.
could have book-printed background? |} One hundred percent kidding, we definitely prefer actual books. But a fun metafictional background such as this in a research will improve the theme with a sense of humor and fashion, as from the sitting room made by Martyn Lawrence Bullard.
Modern Meets Traditional
This modern self portrait by Chuck Close is a bold contrast with the chinoiserie background (Iksel's Eastern Eden) behind it within this Miles Redd-designed house. |} The contrast does not stop there: Redd continued to venture beyond layout convention by incorporating contrasting jewel tones and mixing contemporary furniture styles with classic pieces. seat is from Ikea! |} Proof even the best designers love a good deal
flat by Studio Razaviis a lesson in monochromatic decorating with spirit. |} The gorgeous mural wallpaper sticks to the traditional style of the architectural elements while still feeling nostalgic in black and white. By comparison, the white linen slip-covered couch feels much more casual and whether the porcelain decoration adds some intrigue with geometric shapes.
Art Deco-Inspired Pastels
From the dreamy pastel pinks and purples to the Art Deco-inspired routine, this background in a 2LG Studio-designed living room is as beautiful as it gets. We love how the inky black painted fireplace speaks about the moody framed artwork, both of which contrast with the sweet background and even sweeter and intimate floral arrangement on the mantel.