Designing small spaces presents a tricky design challenge, but since the living room is where you typically spend the majority of your time, designing a small one becomes even more problematic. Since you do a lot of entertaining in this space, it needs to showcase a great sense of style and functionality. You need to be able to strike a perfect balance between making the room feel as spacious as possible, yet trying to squeeze in extra seating for entertaining family and guests. You need to access your needs for what you will doing in this space to decide on what furniture you should select, and where to place it. We have put together a collection of small living room living room ideas with several design tips to help you make the most of your space. These rooms will show you that small living rooms can be super-functional without sacrificing style.
These spaces are examples of how one can really express and showcase your own sense of style even when space is limited. The designs range from Scandinavian chic to colorful spaces, ones with high ceilings, traditional and contemporary. This list aims to not only inspire you but to impress upon you that despite the space available in your home, if you choose — you will be able to create your own incredible living room. Have a look at the photos below and prepare to be inspired!
If you are looking for further inspiration, have a look at some of our past articles related to small spaces and living rooms, 40 Inspiring small space interiors and Small living room solutions for furniture placement.
Vibrant brights and high-contrast neutrals showcase artistic flair and youthful exuberance in the Color Pizzazz color collection from HGTV® HOME by Sherwin-Williams.
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