Layering textures is key to opulanceContemporary Living Room, Edinburgh
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The advent of flat screens gave rise to console tables and media cabinets. This freed up space and allowed for airier, lighter rooms. At the same time, better-looking TVs made it more acceptable to keep them out in the open.
Cohesive color. A thoughtfully composed living room provides a peaceful vibe by using a minimal color scheme throughout. Black seems to be a color that many people avoid, but this room holds it high with ease. When using a strong color such as black, it's important to maintain color balance throughout the room so the weight doesn't fall to one side.