The living room is usually the focal point of the house. A room for dialogue, joint meals and family conversations. For this reason, the arrangement of the house is crucial, and special attention must be paid to the living room interior design. To members of the family and to visitors, it should be a comfortable and cozy location.
Living room furniture is often reflected by the age of the house and also by the social and financial aspects of the owner. In the creation of a stylish and cozy design of the living room, great value is placed on living room furniture. Living room furniture should correspond to the general stylistic tendency in which the living room is made out. For this reason, the designer is responsible for living room furniture choosing.
In case the living room is executed in the modernist style, neo-modern, techno-art, art - nouveau, minimalism or other modern styles, it is preferable to establish furniture from metalwork. At design of living room in style of minimalism, modernist style or neo-modern, the color scale of living room should be mainly cold shades. All furniture also should be picked up in corresponding cold color scale. Besides in this case, the quantity of living room furniture should be minimal.
However, in most cases, when the design of an interior of the living room is in classical, gothic and eclectic styles, then the living room can be made up of: sofa, table or coffee table, video and audio components, armchairs, fireplace and decorative elements of an interior. Additionally in the living room there can be an aquarium, bookstands or racks.
In recent years, living room design executed in a classical style had a special popularity. A living room in the classical style is carried out in warm color scale more often. Besides the classical style assumes presence in the room when there is living room furniture. However, classical living room furniture can be made in view of modern lines of fashion. Such furniture is projected and made with elements of the modernist style. This furniture can be made out of expensive cuts of wood, but with elements of temodernist style: direct strict lines, furnish by brass or matte nickel, additional chrome-plated or glass accessories.
However, traditional classical style design of a living room is most well-spread. In this case, it is ideal to be combined with the traditional classical style of a room with antique living room furniture. Antique living room furniture can be purchased at an antique boutique or on auctions. Antique living room furniture is, in most cases, made out of expensive cuts of wood and it is inlaid with rare grades of tree, nacre, bronze or gilding. However, the similar furniture is very expensive, therefore it is possible to get the locker, an armchair or sofa, simulating ancient furniture. Such furniture most frequently is made to order manually, however some samples can be made commercially as well. This furniture is also made out of expensive and classic woods like pickling oak, cherry, nut, black rosewood, wild pear.
However, it is necessary to note that equipping a living room in antiquarian or classical style it is necessary to observe the unity of style in all room.