Blue living rooms come in all shapes and sizes. From traditional to modern, to everything in between, blue is a color that spans across styles like no other. In fact, next to neutrals, there’s no grasscloth-covered color to decorate with than blue. So whether your tastes turn to bright and bold. Also, soft and subtle, these blue living room ideas are sure to provide ample inspiration.
Classic And Restrained
A classic sitting room. Hence, like this one designed by Echelon Custom Homes. Therefore, is the ideal setting for traditional and restrained Wedgwood blue walls. When paired with the white beadboard ceiling and light hickory floors the color reads almost like a neutral. Thus, yet it still lends enough depth to keep the room feeling robust. The color combined with the room’s architectural details prove that space can have a ton of personality before a single piece of furniture is placed within.
Glossy And Dramatic
Celebrity designer Thom Filicia is known for creating spaces that are classic yet have some sort of unexpected flair that set them apart from the crowd. This blue living room in Greenwich, Connecticut is no exception. One of the most important things to note is that while the paint is a very dark blue, it has a glossy finish which makes it more exciting and vibrant than a matte finish would. Consider this technique when using dark paint colors.
Clean And Contemporary
Contrast is key in this transitional living room by Alice Burnham Interior Design. Dark blue grasscloth wallpaper provides the perfect backdrop for two pieces of modern art, while a blue mid-century modern sofa pops against crisp white wainscoting. Despite the use of several dark blues, the room maintains a light, airy feeling thanks to the considered use of white and cream.
Eclectic Electric Living Room
Texas-based designer Erin Williamson created drama in this space with a deep, almost electric shade of blue. With the bamboo-style etageres being painted the same color as the walls. Hence, they almost appear to be built in and give the room a sense of great architectural depth. The cream sofa practically jumps out from the wall, creating a dynamic focal point.
Crisp And Sophisticated
Fans of crisp and sophisticated transitional style can get exactly what they want using darker shades of blue. In this large blue living room. Thus, the design team of Accents Et Details used Stiffkey Blue by Farrow and Ball on the walls. Therefore, add richness and character and beautifully enhances the architectural details. When combined with the neutral colors of the furniture and the rich wood floors. Hence, the result is both striking and sophisticated.