There has been a widespread believe that Victorian living room is one of the most inspiring living room design for house. This type of living room design is well known to be used for most middle class people to decorate their homes into 21st century an archaic way of living using the rococo, gothic as well as oriental styles. You can easily find elegant mixture of style, realistic portrays of birds, flowers and animals, glamourous ornaments, upholstered furniture and not to forget also including the wooden carving in golden, silver and brass accents. Implementing this living room design will help you a lot to add contemporary touches here and there. Victorian style can be easily implement by using various furnishings, accessories and many others ornaments. Here are several ways to help you create your own living room with Victorian style :
a. Mixture of vintage and contemporary lighting
Before you choose to buy new lighting furniture to design your living room in Victorian style, the first thing you must do is to look back in your garage. You may probably find valuable lighting with vintage style such as standing lamps with ethnic pattern or crystal chandelier. This way will help you a lot to put some effortlessly chic mixture of vintage lighting style that perfectly create what Victorian style looks like. Later, you can also do some contemporary makeover by painting the outer layer with grey or golden color, to add a contemporary touch.
b. Place a wood fireplace
One of the famous way to boost the Victorian style in 21st century is by placing a fireplace into the living room. In order to make it looks more effortlessly traditional, you can place a wood fireplace. Not only it can offer you an easy maintenance but also it can provide a maximum heat during winter season and not to forget also it can boost your mixture of contemporary and vintage living room as the signature of Victorian style.
c. Use antique accessories
Last but not least, you can also use antique accessories, such as wooden frames or old clock. You can also do simple makeover by repainting the color into Victorian-style plates in silver or golden. This way really helps you to add a classical look that can boost the Victorian signature style in your living room.
Those are all 3 ways that you can easily implement to add Victorian style into your living room.