Walls in India Yellow, woodwork in Mahogany and white is Old White, all by Farrow & Ball

10 Living Rooms That Will Make You Want To Redecorate, Right Now!

We spend a lot of time in our living rooms; watching TV, reading, talking, playing, eating, hosting, celebrating – it makes sense for you to be really happy about how it looks and feels. The colour scheme can make a big difference, so in-case you’re thinking about making a few changes to the decor, here’s some living room inspiration!

1. Scandinavian Chic

(Image: Decorating with Colour: Ryland Peters Small)

Walls in Plummett for a Scandinavian feel to this living room (Image: Decorating with Colour: Ryland Peters Small)

2. A Place To Retire and Relax

A living room painted in Mouse's Back by Farrow & Ball

A living room painted in Mouse’s Back by Farrow & Ball

3. A Contemporary living room

Living room with walls in Stone Blue by Farrow & Ball

Living room with walls in Stone Blue by Farrow & Ball

4. Colour on the walls, pattern on the furnishings

Living room with walls painted in Oval Room Blue by Farrow & ball

Living room with walls painted in Stone Blue by Farrow & Ball

 

5. A Living Room Art Gallery!

A Living Room as a Gallery

A living Room as an art gallery with walls in Bone by Farrow & Ball

6. A bright, non-garish yellow living room

Walls in India Yellow, woodwork in Mahogany and white is Old White, all by Farrow & Ball

Walls in India Yellow, woodwork in Mahogany and white is Old White, all by Farrow & Ball

7. A neutral, calming living room

Neutral and relaxing living room in Pointing by Farrow & Ball

Neutral and relaxing living room in Pointing by Farrow & Ball

8. A verdant shade brings a living room to life

Bring in the greens of nature

Living room walls in Saxon Green by Farrow & Ball (an archive colour)

9. Reflecting nature with green greys…

An Edwardian sitting room with Pigeon on the main body of the walls and Blue Gray above the picture rail. Off White is used on the ceiling and woodwork and the cornice and the ceiling rose is in Pointing. From 1910HousetoHome via the Farrow & Ball inspiration site

An Edwardian sitting room with Pigeon on the main body of the walls and Blue Gray above the picture rail. Off White is used on the ceiling and woodwork and the cornice and the ceiling rose is in Pointing. (Image from 1910HousetoHome via the Farrow & Ball inspiration site)

10. Colour below the picture rail, white above (great for lowering the appearance of a high ceiling)

Living room walls in Oval Room Blue by Farrow & Ball

Living room walls in Oval Room Blue by Farrow & Ball

 

 



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The Chromologist is a colour whisperer. He understands and knows them better than they know themselves, translating their pleas to be used beautifully for humankind. It's unknown from whence he came. Some say the fraction of space between a prism and a spectrum, others say he toiled in the fabled colour mines of Svalbard for years untold, deep underground, speaking only to the reds and blues, cerises and aquas, bronze and golds...


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