Any designer will confirm that seating can be very specific to the interior you're designing for, but there's no doubt that settling for a mix of sofas and chairs and experimenting with placement can create a polished layout. Ahead, we share a selection of our favorite living rooms, featuring major seating arrangement inspiration.
Touches of calming blues and layers of texture featured in a Mountain View home by Regan Baker Design.
A welcoming Craftsman-style abode in Austin, Texas, by Meredith Ellis Design.
Interiors by Design opted for a living room setup that's equal parts fun and modern.
Sculptural wood tables complement leather side chairs and a gray upholstered sofa in a Massachusetts living room design crafted by Found Design Studio.
A blend of of modern and eclectic decor in a living room by Kress Jack Home.
The perfect modern farmhouse living room by Tom Stringer Design Partners.
An attractive palette of blues in a Sag Harbor compound by David Kleinberg Design Associates.
A well-appointed Pacific Palisades Mediterranean living room by Everage Design.
Clean modern lines in a high-rise by Matthew Caughy
Five colors were used throughout this living area: black, gray, ivory, pale blue, and cranberry. By John Willey | Willey Design LLC.
Timing, perseverance, and ten years of trying will eventually make you look like an overnight success.