Living Room Ideas For A Small Apartment
Here’s an amusing way to furnish one corner of your large family room. Plan a conversation grouping with a fashionable new look and shape.
In corner (left), distinctive “Lotus” chairs from Dux, Inc., make a comfortable and unusual arrangement. Made of molded rigid polystyrene in tapered mushroom shape with glossy white finish, chairs feature slip-on cushions covered in solid vinyl or bright-printed Swedish cotton.
Pedestal table was designed to coordinate with the chairs.
Today’s family room is often a round-the-clock interior as well as a multi-purpose area. Family room (below) has been designed as an extension of the kitchen, which opens on to it. Comfortable sofa by Simmons hides sleeping quarters for an overnight guest.
Intricate beams, patterned and fringed shades provide background interest, as does floor paved with vinyl bricks.
The family room has emerged not only as a busy center for family entertainment and hobbies, but also as the room where you can indulge a passion for a super-color scheme, for an irreverent selection and mix of furnishings. Here, where the emphasis is on fun, one can afford to be much more venturesome.
Family room (left) sets the mood for fun and games, even before the games begin.
Twin beds by Englander Co. Inc., serve as a corner seating arrangement and as part of an architectural unit which could be a do-it-yourself project made from plywood and scrap lumber. Unit includes window-long shelf, large cubed tables and a platform. All paint colors restate the lively hues of the plaid.
Practical white vinyl floor by Arntico gets the punch of a zebra skin trophy by Regal Rugs.