White River Manor: country Living room by Principia Design

Living room decoration: 11 cheap ideas and suggestions

Aqeelah Bawa-Osman Aqeelah Bawa-Osman
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Decorating your living room doesn't need to cost an exorbitant amount and these 11 cheap decor suggestions are proof that interior design can be fun and funky. Whether your home is simple and stylish or modern and attractive, these perfect design features will increase that persona and charm, while adding a cosy element to your home decor. Let's see what tips and tricks are perfect for your living situation, shall we?

1. Eclectic

Everything in this living room decor screams eclectic design, from the vibrant shade of the focal wall to the eye-catching rug and even the sensational sofa is striking from all angles.

2. Chic

modern Living room by homify
homify

Lodge Gregory

homify

Opt for hues that enhance a chic living room design, especially if it's open plan.

3. Old world

White River Manor: country Living room by Principia Design
Principia Design

White River Manor

Principia Design

How about some old-world charm and fantasy with these exposed wooden beams?

4. Natural light

There's nothing quite like natural light to enhance simple, minimalist decor within the living room. It's fresh, fascinating and revitalising.

5. Modern

Nettleton 199: eclectic Living room by ARRCC
ARRCC

Nettleton 199

ARRCC

Now, a modern home should be decorated with less colours, accessories and clutter.

6. Views

If you're lucky enough to have a home with an exceptional view, then incorporate that magnificent site into your decor. A view of Lion's Head in Cape Town is definitely iconic.

7. Accessories

Living Room: modern Living room by Tru Interiors
Tru Interiors

Living Room

Tru Interiors

You cannot go wrong with some monochrome features, such as old-fashioned photographs, while pretty potted plants are essential too.

8. Neutral

Pastel shades and neutral furniture is perhaps the trendiest and most tasteful decor option to last a lifetime.

9. Wooden wall

Add a textured touch with a wooden wall in your living room and complete the look with a comfy sofa.

10. Pillow project

Go for a neutral sofa that will stand the test of time, but add some vibrant pillows that can be interchanged as the year progresses and the seasons change.

11. Illumination

There's nothing more luxurious than soft romantic lighting, and this lovely chandelier does just that! Have a look at these 8 furniture ideas for your living room

Which living room idea do you adore most?
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