Decking up the living room is a perfect way to welcome the festive spirit. As this is the time for fun and celebration, Christmas provides the perfect opportunity to go all out by infusing color that extends far beyond the tree.
From a vibrant display of fairy lights all over the room to decadent display over the fireplace, here are a few colorful ideas to embrace this coming season of merrymaking.
Bulk Up Your Christmas Tree With Foliage
It is a universal fact that no two Christmas trees are decorated equal. When you place a Christmas tree in the living room, a beautiful way to bulk it up is by adding foliage. When you add holiday greenery, your living room will smell and look amazing.
By simply threading the branches, you can fill up the spare patches.This will not only add contrast and interest to the decor of your living room but will bring the eclectic decoration and give the tree a new life.
Use Unique Colors
The main colors that rule Christmas are red and green, but if you want this year to be something different try a new color scheme to usher in the holiday cheer.
From neutrals, metallics to jewel shades, these fresh and unexpected hues will give just a festive and merry look as the traditional red and green combination-if not better. Remember, you will be entertaining guests, so choosing a suitable color scheme will make all the difference.
Install Laminate Flooring
Laminate has the ability to mimic the look of natural stone makes it a perfect option for the living room this coming Christmas. Additionally, it comes in a range of colors, designs and plank sizes, all of which can play an important role in creating a good visual impression to this important space in the house.
Laminate flooring will enhance the living room and help create an atmosphere matching the occasion. Light or dark colors, you will be spoilt for choices to make your living space look chic and give it a rustic feel.
Toss In Some Pillows
To add a burst of color, place some well-selected toss pillows strategically. Select solid colors for floral furnishings, patterned pillows or mix and match designs to impart a dazzling colourful look.
Spread Color Underfoot
An area rug not only softens up the living room but makes it feel cozy. A bold color area rug, placed below the coffee table or in front of the sofa will add texture and color to the space.
Try layering the rug on top of the carpet or simply over the laminate floor in a contrasting color or paint it with a custom striped design. Check out Black Friday UK deals to get best flooring at lowest prices.
Reflect Color Through Light
If your living room has a spare wall and you don’t know what to do with it try placing a large mirror on the boring place. Embellish the frame a bright color.
Not only will the river brighten up the living room but will reflect large swaths of color from other areas around the room. No need of any extra painting to add colour to the space.