Homeowners, who decided to renovate the living room interior or to make top-to-bottom-renovation, face nontrivial problem related to the choice of suitable wallpapers for sitting room. The dilemma consists in, that it is important to take into account a lot of factors, having an impact on the final image of the living room.
Nowadays enormous amount of wallpapers of various kinds in terms of manufacturing method, an entire spectrum of color palette, of all kinds of textures and size is available for sale. That is why it is more difficult to make the right choice since wallpapers are not the only decorative component or textile, that can be easily replaced in case of unsuccessful purchase. Usually, homeowners have no possibilities to carry out experiments with various colors and textures within the own home. And wallpapers purchased for living room are the very wall decoration, which will be observed by family members during a few years.
We hope, that our collection of living room interiors of various stylistic trends, sizes, forms, and content, will help you to choose wall finishing for your family room. Having studied possible combinations of color shades and prints of wallpapers with textiles, furnishings, carpet, and different decorative components, it will be easier for you to imagine the own design of a living room.
Neutral palette of shades for wallpapers is the best background for decoration
Light, neutral shades of wallpapers will fit the small premises with low ceilings in the best way possible. Moreover, the choice of pastel shades print for wallpapers will show the room image in the best way, if furniture, textile, or decorative components of living room have quite an intensive coloring, saturated color scheme.
The small living room looks fresh and informal due to light wallpapers and a few bright spots in its decoration. Minimal decoration and simple form furniture allowed leaving free space in the room, having provided it with the sense of freedom, even with small sizes.
This small size living room with plenty of decorative components needed wallpapers with subtle cool print, relevant for the room palette. Against the background of neutral colors of wallpapers, literary works in monochrome variant look in the best way possible.
Another example of the decent size room, the area of which was visually enlarged due to the light decoration of walls, surfaces made of glass and mirror and almost white upholstery of furniture.
This spacious living room is simply suffused with light, coming through big glass doors and windows. Light wallpapers supported common pastel palette of the room.
To create contrast interior, light shade of wallpapers will be suitable as a background for dark decorative components, frames for pictures, lamps, and equipment.
Light wallpapers with discreet, but the interesting design could not be better in this warm living room in yellowish shades, with armchairs upholstery, blending with the design of walls and window areas.
Wallpapers of wooden light shades blend with wooden beams on the ceiling and large frames for mirrors, aligning with the coffee table made of light-colored wood.
Wallpapers without prominent pattern became a gorgeous background for panel picture made of parts of the map.
Wallpapers with animalistic print against the light background became a worthy addition to the art nouveau interior design, smoothing some colorful and contrasting items.
Photo Wallpapers as a Revival of the Old-Fashioned Trend
For such dark wallpapers with book stacks thereon, undoubtedly, require a spacious room. There is enough place in this living room, moreover, there are a few door openings with panels made of glass, that allows the room to look bigger.
One more example with bookish wallpapers, but in the lighter living room and as an accent wall can be an excellent alternative for the owners of spacious living room with high ceilings.
Photo wallpapers for the luxury living room with Bohemian decoration were reflected in the textiles for windows and upholstery of convenient rococo armchairs. All together allowed to create comfortable and kingly luxury atmosphere of the living room.
An interesting addition to this small urbanistic living room became a wall decorated with photo wallpapers with city map thereon. Softly, but original accent made the interior more personalized.
A nontrivial design of modernistic living room complemented wallpapers with tree stems image against the dark background. Bright spots of textiles, carpet, furniture of saturated color shades look incredibly festive against such a graphical background.
This small living room is very original due to the unusual print of wallpapers, used for decoration of one wall and door. The door concealed in such a manner hides the entrance into the wardrobe.
Accent Wall in Living Room – Choosing Suitable Wallpapers
Many homeowners are familiar with the design technique, consisting in the decoration of one wall of the room with contrasting color or print with regard to another surface, and can by themselves to implement such a solution in own living rooms. Let us consider a few examples of interesting variants of accents made by means of wallpapers for the family sitting room.
For almost snow-white walls of the living room, the accent surface became a bridge, connecting interior finishing with furnishings and decorative items. One wall needs a bit wallpapers, that is why do not save money on their cost and make the truly luxurious accent.
Not the entire wall, but just its part can be decorated as an accent. For example, it can be an area near the fireplace or a part of the wall behind the sofa. Both spaces are zoned in such a manner and the focus of attention is defined, a source of pride of the owners.
Another example of the fireplace area decoration in the living room is to use a colorful print of accent wallpapers. In this case fireplace as a coordinating center is emphasized structurally.
An accent wall can be not too colorful and differ from the common wall decoration by the print. But even the absence of bright spots is not an obstacle for this part of the living room in drawing stares.
Emphasizing of not the whole wall, but its part behind the sofa, the main item of furniture in the living room, is a very interesting variant.
It is better to use accent wallpapers of neutral shades without clear patterns in the interiors, where deep, saturated color shades are used in the decorative items and furnishings. Thus, owners and guests will be easier to see the true value of the room decoration.
These wallpapers for accent surface were chosen because of their natural pattern. conventional flower design is best suited for the decorative items and furniture made of natural wood.
Wallpapers for one wall with active print, self-colored, or with several colors will be suitable for minimalistic decoration of the living room with a pair of colorful accents.
The accent wall can look like a huge colorful picture, in case, if all the rest surfaces are made in neutral and very light shades.
Textile Wallpapers Are Luxurious Material in Traditional Interior
Textile wallpapers with or without embossing have a lot of advantages over their brothers, made of synthetic raw materials. They are not toxic, safe for people and environment, easy-to-mount and easy-to-clean, without mentioning their luxurious appearance. Only very high price of textile wallpapers can be mentioned among the disadvantages of this material for facing the interior surfaces.
Textile wallpapers can add a bit luxury to any living room interior. And if at the same tie they blend with carpet, textiles for windows and soft zones, then the room design will be princely comfortable.
Interesting ornament of the textile wallpapers became a key point in creating the living room design concept and remained it’s the most colorful part.
Luxurious living room in light shades requires corresponding decoration of walls. These wallpapers with embossing with stripes visually make the room ceiling higher and enlarge area due to light, pastel background.
Here is one more example of chic and luxury within one living room, the walls of which are decorated with wallpapers with gilding, being in the picture of the designer decorative details.
Colorful Print of Wallpapers – Interesting Interior Design of Living Room
Some living rooms with traditional atmosphere, the light color scheme of furniture and decorative components extremely need pepper upper. And wallpapers with active, the loud pattern can become such a catalyst of mood.
Dark Wallpapers for Esthetic Variation of Interior Design
Many homeowners are not afraid to use dark shades in the color palette of wallpapers to decorate one or even several walls of the living room. And designers are glad to propose variants of wallpapers with dark pattern or background to emphasize peculiarities of the living room design.
Accent wall with the wallpapers of dark shades creates an amazing effect, such an interior is unforgettable, nontrivial, and has character, that many homeowners try to achieve.
Dark wallpapers with the animalistic pattern are created for this eclectic living room with a great many of interesting details of the decoration of unusual forms and colors.