Modern living room ideas
Combining smart storage with bold, sleek furniture design, today's modern living rooms have evolved to offer an excellent style alternative to the traditional family scheme. Check out these great ideas to give your space a modern update.
All-white living rooms
Designer dining rooms
Updated August 2011
Use graphic wallpaper
Go for a modern take on a feature wall by covering an alcove or chimney breast in bold, graphic wallpaper. As these smaller areas won’t need more than one or two rolls to cover them, you can afford to spend a little more on the designs so check out the wide variety of designs available at Cole & Son. If you’re on a tight budget, Dulux’s has two affordable modern style wallpapers available. Chimney breast covered in Graphika wallpaper in Mustard by Dulux
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