In the field of home décor, brown is one of the most versatile color. When it applied to a living room, the entire atmosphere of the room will improve dramatically. Brown living room will fit for various type of home, be it small or even big.
There are various ideas how to apply brown color to the walls perfectly. For easy application, you can combine with dark colors like beige and grey, strong color like red and magenta, or medium color like orange and yellow.
Besides combining brown with other to create fine color schemes, you can use brown furniture. For example, you can add thematic chairs, unique curtains, and other decorative elements. It is guarantee that you will have the best brown living room with amazing atmosphere.
The basic thing you should know is that brown color will provide a set of elegant look, warm, relaxing, and pleasing. It doesn’t matter what kind of color that you combined, be it blue and red, everything will blend perfectly with such harmonious look.
Here are some ideas of brown living room that you can try!
1. Black, White and Brown
It’s a common sense if you have more than one favorite color, everyone does. So, if you have different taste and feel about combination of black, white and brown, you are allowed to do so.
The combination will dramatically make the room feels more rich. It’s also a great way to balance between the feel and the look of entire space.
Even you can use different color as well, like blue and red. You will love to see how espresso taste blending with crisp white and solid appearance from black.
2. Soothing Brown Living Room
This living room is using two colors, which are beige at the trim and medium brown shade at the wall. The combination between those colors create an amazing and elegant look.
A series of sofa along with pillow and table also using different pattern with beige and various hues of brown. This kind of color provides an elegant appearance from it.
Those colors and furniture that used in this room blending nicely to create a perfect soothing palette. Adds more decorative ornament that applied, this living room is a dream for many.
3. Brown and Olive Living Room
Look at this simplicity of this room, you will absolutely adore this color combination. This living room is using different combination between light and dark brown with olive touch.
You will not only amaze by the colors that applied, but also from the furniture and overall interior design. It’s simple but will fit the best if you have limited space.
As you can see, this room consists many elements, and the one that you might notice is about wooden theme. Overall, this room has lovely combination between two color schemes and wooden aspect.
4. Regal and Luxurious Brown
Once you stepped into this room, you will likely be transported to a French palace. Indeed, that’s the theme that applied on this luxurious and regal living room.
Brown shade is everywhere, except the sofa off course. What the best about this design is, the wall is actually painted in white but then covered with brown picture in every inches.
Take a look to the curtains, it’s almost has the same color of the flooring and the wall. Adds more with lighting, every arrangement of this living room is extravagant yet luxurious.
5. Simple Brown Color Block
This amazing living room design proving that brown color can adapt so well with other color. The simplicity make this design is perfect for small living room.
The room itself is features a color blocked wall consist of orange and brown at the bottom. Off course you can copy and custom this design by applying your favorite color.
It’s okay if you want to use some bright color at upper part, but bold color is considered as the best candidate for wall. It will bring a depth to the living room.
6. Sophisticated Dark Brown
This dark brown gives some sophisticated look to entire room, even with minimal space. The neutral color from decorative element and chairs avoid the space from feeling small.
The bright color acting as balancing aspect for this room, including the gold brown pillow which offers different texture and ambience among the white sofa.
To create a distinctive feeling in the brown wall, several white plates are placed with such arrangement. All of those element provides sophisticated look for this living room.
7. Brown Espresso Living Room
Everyone will be amazed by this living room. The synergy between every color in this room creates a beautiful harmony. It isn’t amazing, yet wonderful.
No bold colors are applied here, like red and blue. Only brown, yellow, and pale pink that applied here. Those kind colors provide a warm feeling surrounding the space.
This design is not only unique by various colors that applied, but also from its arrangement. Overall, this living room gives you playful look so you willing to spend more time here.
8. Traditional Brown Living Room
Brown color also works perfectly for classic living room. The best type of brown to apply is dark chocolate brown which could provide a real traditional living room.
As you can see from this image, the brown accent is only applied to the wall. While the chair, table, and other furniture is painted in white to create a contrast look.
It’s also work for other colors as well, even for orange and pink. It’s the same as red color that used in some furniture in order to provide fun feeling surrounding the space.
9. Brown Electric Living Room
What’s fun about electric décor is their ability to provide a fun look, eye catching, and off course unique. By applying brown color as the background, you will have some advantages.
It will give a freedom to combine various elements at your room like hues, patterns, even beige and other interior. If you want to apply this design, the color that used is medium brown paint.
This such color will help to accentuate every element that added in this room. To get perfect electric theme you don’t have to avoid any traditional accent, it’s still applicable.
10. Spacious Contemporary Brown
For homeowner who have spacious living room, this design will be the best options to apply. A contemporary style is what you need to improve your living room.
The dark brown at the wall is then combined with different type of brown in couple elements. A set of sofa is using lighter brown, while the wall and the mini table using the dark brown.
The green plant gives a natural touch, and perfect additional accent for this living space. Overall, this is an open living room that everyone will love it to spend their time here.
11. Brown Red Living Room
The positive thing about brown color is that you can adjust this color with different shades. You can try to mix red and brown color to make something new.
The combination between those paints will create a reddish-brown hue. This kind of color will perfect for neutral space, especially if you didn’t have much decorations at the room.
Adds more with the flooring that has the same color with the wall. Overall, this room will enhance your entire home by providing depth inviting feeling.
12. Light Brown Living Room
The main focus of this living room is about a brown and white color. The white color is a great option if you want to get balance color schemes in the living room.
For example, the white trim of the window and the clean white at the sofa is able to produce a feeling of happiness. Something that every member of family wanted the most.
Though, some homeowners still assuming that brown is synonymous with dark. But according this design, this room shows the contrary.
13. Brown Wood Living Room
If you want something natural at your living room but in the same time you want to avoid any color schemes application, a brown wood could be ideal choice to pick.
Take a look at the design, it will create a warm feeling and natural at every inches. This is a perfect example of brown living room with wooden element.
The green accent near the wall and the red couch gives some perfection to the room. It’s a great complement since it can blend to the room nicely.
14. Brown Wood and Brick Living Space
This is a classic living room which everyone dreaming. It has everything to be a place that every member of family wants to spend their time together with supportive atmosphere.
A series of dark brown chocolate gives an elegant nuance to this room. Adds more with light brown curtains in every window provides a luxury look.
The light features and the carpet offers a harmonious look since it has different hues of brown. The brick that applied is more like stone, but it different type of brick.
15. Country Brown Chic
It can be said that brown is versatile color that you can apply in different style and design. This shabby chic design provides you that brown can play well to make the living room more elegant.
The main ideas of this room is applying monochromatic theme that combined with other element by using pattern and texture at some part of the interior.
As you can see, it’s visually interesting and appealing. For large size of living room like this, the perfect brown that you must pick is the lighter one.
16. Gradient Brown Shade
This living room is using different brown shades which can provide a taste of tranquility. The light shade that applied at the wall gives a lightness to the room.
As you might see, from the flooring to the ceiling, everything is covered with brown color but in different shades. Take an example, the sofa using an espresso color.
But if you looking at the table and some part of the walls, there is a light brown. Overall, this room is perfect for family gathering in any circumstances.
17. Moody Brown Furniture
You can have brown living room not only by applying brown paint to the wall. Even by adding a brown furniture like sofa to the room is enough to make feel comes.
By looking at this design, you will find out that the wall is using dark color. The fact, the only brown accent is only found at the sofa, along with the mini table and some pillows.
That brown color at the sofa is categorized as deep navy brown which perfect to create cozy look and dramatic nuance to entire room.
18. Luxurious Traditional Brown
This room is applied different brown colors. It beginning at the wall that using a lighter brown with pink accent, and it’s a perfect addition to complement for dark mahogany at the sofa.
Though, the brown at sofa and table is actually categorized as medium brown. Still, it’s great complement since it identical with traditional nuance.
The best thing about this living room is located at the carved chair, which is so classic. With this such arrangement, this living room offering relax and warm feeling.
19. Light Brown Shade Living Room
This living room is using a monochromatic theme by applying light brown shade in everything. It featured medium brown at some part and different shade of tan at other part.
One thing that makes this room amazing is not only come from different brown shade that already applied, but also from the wooden material that can be found at every element.
Excluding a set of sofa, everything is made from wooden material which has natural brown color. The other color accent that you can found could be white at the curtains.
20. Bold Brown Living Room
Every living room that painted in brown will be cozy and very inviting. Though, you can get the room even further by adding some color like red and white.
Look at this room, it has various bold colors that makes the room more alive. The best thing about this design is located at pillows, paintings, and decorative ornament behind the sofa.
This living room is full of fun, especially with the light bulb at every corners. It makes the color more popping when the light is turned on.
21. Autumn Hues and Lighter Brown
for long time, brown was known for neutral color that able to provide warmer feeling surrounding the room. It also has ability to blend nicely with other element like wood.
This design is blending various element of colors into a single unity. Autumn hues and lighter brown are blending perfectly with various colors like mustard yellow, medium orange and burnt sienna.
Those colors create chic atmosphere and elaborates perfectly with brown. Even the wooden planks add more beauty since it has natural brown color.
22. Brown Wooden Decoration
In some cases, brown is synonymous with rustic color and natural. You will absolutely be agreed if you see this living room design, especially at the walls.
It consisting of red bricks and wooden paneling that adopted a vintage style. Both the bricks and the panel provides a harmony look since it using the same color event it composed from different material.
Pay attention, this design is only perfect for big size of living room since it provides you a larger space to do an experiment, for example by adding some pattern or texture.
23. Brown Cocoa Living Room
A sure way to make a bold statement with brown leather chairs in living room, try to use a same color with the wall. Take this example if you get confused how to make it.
This chairs using the same color from the wall to make harmonious look. In order to create a contrast, just put some pillow with different color to the chair.
If you pay attention to the whole room, it using dual tone actually. Besides in the pillows, the white color also found at the ceiling, the window, and at the trim.
24. Brown Accent Among White
The basic ideas of this living room is everything painted at white, except the sofa and the flooring. It’s contrast with the wall and some interior that using white.
In order to make the brown color more stand out and contrast, it is better to use dark brown accent not only at the sofa, but in other interior too. An example of this, is found at the flooring.
At this design, you can spot the contrast feeling between the brown accent and the white color that dominated this living room. Though the theme stays intact.
25. Neutral Reflective Living Room Wall
You can imagine by yourself, how boring white neutral color without a brown furniture. In fact, you can use different color but the impact is never great as brown color.
This picture can be good example of it. This living room is dominated by neutral white color, but it turned into beautiful one since a brown sofa added there.
It could be a focal point since has different color which so bold. Having this living room will improve your home massively, and you will be loved to stay here for long time.
26. Brown Textured Living Room
The best way to use brown color as the main theme at your living room is by adding a texture. This design is perhaps the best brown living room that everyone will love.
This is a complete display of brown color. You can count it by yourself. There is dark brown, medium brown, beige and lighter brown which blending swiftly.
Gives your attention the textured carpet and some pillow with different pattern on it. This living room is crafted from simple arrangement actually, yet still the best.
27. Lighter Brown Shades
Homeowner sometimes is stuck with just dark brown when they decided to redesign their living room. Though there are still options to choose like lighter brown shades.
Thing you need to understand, brown color is not only limited on chocolate hues or deep espresso. Think about this lighter brown, and you will have a cozy space when you apply it.
This example is a brown wall around a fireplace. It will be the best complement for your living room, especially if you add other décor element like pictures and candles.
28. Brown Chair at Light Living Room
Simply adding a dark brown chair at the living room will dramatically improve their appearance. But to make it more amazing, try to add some décor with different hues of brown.
So, besides a brown color as a main attraction from this room, there are plenty decoration in here. A colorful plant beyond the table, a unique curtain, a mini table next to chairs, and many more.
All those colorful interior is a great complement for white ceiling since giving contrast look. With high amount of natural lighting, every color will stand out at its best.
29. Modern Versatile Brown
As mentioned before, brown is versatile color since it can be applied on any environment and circumstances. Take this example of modern living room.
By applying different shades of brown color, you will have and endless visual appealing from your room. The combination between deep mahogany and espresso brings richness to the space.
This room is dominated by brown color and little accent of dark color in the form of open shelving and frame to make cohesive look. Overall, this is a cozy modern living room.
30. Brown and White Living Room
You can combine a brown color with different bold colors like blue and red, even white color. Take this example if you need a guidance how to mix brown and white in the living room nicely.
From this example, everything is dominated by white color especially the wall, while brown paint can be found at the furniture. So, every color in this living room has own its place.
Here, a brown leather sofa becomes the focal point since it positioned at front of living room. While the rustic appearance from the flooring and other wooden material provides different shade of brown.
As you might know, a living room is the central part of the home to get amusement and gathering place of all member of family. Through this basic function, you must have nice walls as a background, fine décor like curtains, a set of chairs, and other furniture to support every moment.
If you don’t have any budget to do such, applying a color schemes will be the best options to take. You just see various ideas about brown living room, it’s your chance to take one and try it.