HSE Van Rooyen: classic Living room by CA Architects

The top 10 most popular living rooms of the year (as chosen by you!)

Aqeelah Bawa-Osman Aqeelah Bawa-Osman
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The living room is the most relaxing room in the home, especially on days when you’re home alone, or as an entertainment and socialising zone when you have company over. Either way, the living room needs to be a comfortable, cosy and welcoming zone. In this homify feature, we look at the top 10 living rooms from 2016. Each so stylish, unique and attractive that we cannot help being inspired.

1. Cosy comfort

This living room is cosy and contemporary, with a fireplace for warmth, neutral décor to enhance a friendly atmosphere and even a TV for an ultimate unwinding experience.

2. Tropical element

Create your very own beach loving environment with a simple colour scheme and tropical plant décor for a chic look.

3. Bohemian charm

The vintage rug, simple colour scheme and fantastic furnishings add a Bohemian décor element to this living room.

4. Zig zag wallpaper

Wallpaper has made a sensational comeback to interior design, and there’s nothing like some patterned walls for that awesome retro vibe.

5. Open plan

HSE Van Rooyen: classic Living room by CA Architects
CA Architects

HSE Van Rooyen

CA Architects

As the layout of modern homes get more compact, the open plan living idea is becoming more prevalent, with the living room, dining area and kitchen all within the same zone.

6. Colourful

De Kelders Residence Hermanus Western Cape: modern Living room by CS DESIGN
CS DESIGN

De Kelders Residence Hermanus Western Cape

CS DESIGN

Interior designers recommend enhancing the beauty of your home by including your favourite colour, such as some brilliant blue accents and neutral walls. This is especially a fantastic idea if your home is close to the seaside or has some Mediterranean charm.

7. White and sleek

ULTRA MODERN RESIDENCE: modern Living room by FRANCOIS MARAIS ARCHITECTS
FRANCOIS MARAIS ARCHITECTS

ULTRA MODERN RESIDENCE

FRANCOIS MARAIS ARCHITECTS

There’s nothing more sensational and sleek than all-white décor.

8. Rustic and comfortable

THE VILLA, CAPE TOWN   I   MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS: eclectic Living room by MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS
MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS

THE VILLA, CAPE TOWN I MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS

MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS

Textured wooden furniture, walls and exposed wooden ceiling beams along with luxurious leather sofas that are so inviting. Now that makes for the perfect spot to relax, especially in front of that old-fashioned fireplace.

9. Illumination

Spectacular lighting can quickly adapt the mood of the décor, from sombre to sensational and that’s exactly what this chandelier achieves.

10. Fresh air and sunshine

It’s amazing what some regular fresh air and sunshine can do to your personality, so go on and open those windows! Have a look at these 20 pictures of modern living rooms for you to copy

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