Come see my living room design plan – I have big ideas to make this a cozy moody and absolutely functional space!
I may or may not already have another unfinished project at the moment butttt…I’m starting another one right away!
Let me tell you why:
We are getting our hardwood flooring installed in THREE weeks – and we want to have most of the painting done by then. Obviously we don’t HAVE to, but it would make life a little easier to just paint with the old carpets under us and not have to worry about ruining our brand new floors.
So here’s the living room right now:
It’s an open room to our kitchen and it’s a room that people will see from most places in the house. It’s kind of central to the home. It’s also a pretty dark room – that little funky octagon window is letting in some light, but more of it is coming from the glass french doors to the left of this picture – they lead to our sunroom.
We decided to embrace the darkness of the room instead of fighting against it. We want to give this room a cozy & moody feel. Since our kitchen is so bright, and it’s in the same space, we think it’ll balance nicely.
This is what we have planned for the room:
Cozy living room design plan:
Ooooh as soon as I put that mood board together I got SO excited for this room to come together!
We’re just doing phase one of the project right now – painting the room dark and lime washing the fireplace. The board & batten and the built in bookshelves will come later! Again – not ready to fully complete the project but trying to get the messy stuff done first.
I’m going to be testing out some moody green/gray paint colors next and I can’t wait to get started!! Major updating coming up soon – without a major price tag! My favorite kind of makeover!
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