“A Room should never allow the eye to settle in one place. It should smile at you and create fantasy.” – Juan Montoya
Today we present our collection upscale small living rooms, featuring a bewildering variety of styles and appointments that expand our idea of what this common space can be.
Quite the opposite of the typical idea of a sterile but pretty space not suitable for touching! The majority of living rooms featured here manage that feat of combining visual pizazz with creature comforts in a truly livable space.
We hope this collection proves inspirational for you as it was for us.
Well appointed living room sharing large space with kitchen and dining area, with beige tile flooring, dark wood tables and chairs, leather couches, light cushioned ottomans, and dual chandeliers.
This living room is filled detail: light yellow fabric chairs and couch,large leather ottoman doubling as coffee table, white cabinetry, and stone brick hearth.
Rich, dark wood tones dominate this living room featuring unique round wood coffee table, dark leather chairs, dark wood shelving, tables, and doors with matching lampshades.
Here we have a room featuring a red and tan color combination, offset by green plants throughout the room. Wicker chairs and black coffee table add a dark flourish.
Transparent glass and metal shelved coffee table centers this living room tucked next to a grand staircase, replete with white furniture and matching fireplace.
Here’s an exercise in contrasts, with light shag carpeting set under dark brown seating and black coffee table.
Highlighted by blue twin couches, this lighter toned living room features a traditional stained wood coffee table,small hearth and TV mounted in wood shelving.
Bright red punctuates this room lit by large windows, featuring dark wood floor with tan rug, plus black reading chair and ottoman.
Here’s another cozy living room fitting a stone fireplace, patterned rug over brown tile floor, red chairs and large, two-level coffee table.
Rich leather on two chairs in this room stand out next to white couch and fireplace, with dark wood shelving and coffee table.
This room is another example of great use of plants throughout, featuring hardwood flooring, glass coffee table, and contrasting white and beige couches.
Compact living room makes use of its space with L shaped couch, glass coffee table concealing set of 4 matching ottomans, and dark wood entertainment center.
This sand toned living room features bamboo and dark leather chairs, light brown fabric couch, and a large, circular coffee table with greenery all around.
This living room space is flooded with natural light, highlighting wicker and leather chairs, blue twin couches and large dark wood coffee table.
Bright living room dotted with dark colors on the unique coffee table, round lamp stand, and decorative bird cage. White couch surfaces and light carpet abound.
Green plants abound in this light toned room, replete with white fireplace, rug and couches, with dark wood round coffee table, and light wood shelving and cabinets.
Here we have another great example of extensive greenery livening up a room, featuring dark rug over light tile, white hearth, and green cushions reflecting the plants.
Compact living room featuring large white fireplace, tan rug, and glass coffee table with white couch and brown chairs.
This room features twin white couches over dark brown rug, with matching cabinetry and dark lowcoffee table.
Here we have a room making use of beige and white tones over dark brown, with large hearth and plants throughout.
Living room featuring tan rug over tile flooring, large brown leather ottoman doubling as coffee table, chairs in black and white stripes, blue couch, and ornate reading chair in corner.
Light green tones tie this room together. Large dark wood coffee table matches wall shelving, while light striped chairs and plants fill out the space.
Living room featuring white couch and matching chairs with ornate dark wood coffee table and stone hearth.
Compact living room featuring familiar light colored hearth, white couch, and dark wood furniture including leather chairs and large coffee table.
Blue, brown, beige, white, and black combine in this compact living room populated with greenery. Dark woodcoffee table matches flooring and side tables.
Light red tones draw attention in this room featuring leather corner chair, bamboo and other trees, tall white fireplace and large, dark wood coffee table.
This living room makes great use of its space with a tan rug under large dark brown coffee table, white TV stand, grey hearth and a yellow-and-brown color scheme on the furniture.
Large, ornate fireplace dominates this compact room. Standing over a patterned floor rug, white round ottoman centers the alternating brown and black chairs.
Here we have another example of smart use of white couches, set off by red patterned pillows. Wood readingchair and large dark wood coffee table sit over decorative rug.
Light beige tones feature throughout this living room along with bright greenery. Light wood coffee table, dark wood TV shelving, and beige fireplace fill out the space.
Living room featuring unique patterned cube ottomans, dark wood table with bamboo supports, white fireplace with above-mantle TV, hardwood flooring and patterned-cushion wood chairs.
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This huge living room features vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, ornate leather chairs in light and dark tones, chocolate colored twin couches, and a stone hearth reaching to the ceiling.
This unique greenhouse-like living room features a light wood framework around all glass walls, with large patterned coffee table centering the matching beige couch sets.
This nearly all white living room features large opening to outdoors, marble fireplace surround, and built in wood shelving all around.
Living room opening to large deck features wide hearth done in green tile, red hardwood flooring, patterned area rug, and matching grey couches around an oval wood coffee table.
Massive living room done in log cabin style, with rough, exposed beams all around, giant stone fireplace, matching grey couches, and full dining area near floor to ceiling windows. Moose antler chandelier hangs prominently.
High ceiling living room features extensive use of marble throughout. Large mantle holds candelabra and ornate clock, columns dominate the entrance, and dark wood piano compliments the light toned seating.
Here’s another great example of the log cabin look, with smooth exposed beams matching the wood mantle above stone fireplace. Natural hardwood flooring supports dark leather seating.
This living room features white stone flooring throughout, with beige and brown couches complimented by purple easy chairs. Dark wood shelving with built-in lighting surrounds.
Vaulted ceilings supported by natural wood exposed beams, and curved staircase with upper balcony dominate this living room. Stone fireplace with attached wood mantle feature across from large white couch, with grand piano in background.
Another living room with staircase and balcony hanging over first floor area, this one features sets of matching couches centered around ornate glass and wood coffee table, French doors to patio, and massive stone fireplace.
Here’s a modern styled living room featuring flat black fireplace surround, grey leather chairs with matchingottomans, curved couch and round glass and dark wood coffee table.
Another very modern living room, this space is surrounded by glass and steel structure, filled lengthy grey couch, leather chair, and black cabinetry, highlighted by bright red carpet in center.
This final living room is a combination of modern and classical. Rounded floor to ceiling windows punctuated by exposed beams surround a room with natural wood flooring, large stone fireplace, matching green couches over seafoam rug. Bright red leather couch stands apart near ornate antler-design end table.