Curtains add character to a living room, making it look homely and inviting while being functional. The important thing to know is how to choose and use them. These 30 living room curtain ideas and patterns hopefully will give you some insight.
1Contemporary Style in Color
In a simple contemporary living room with subtle colors in base, using colorful patterns or designs on a plain background is enough to bring life to the room.
2Soft Colors Added to Pale Rooms
Consider adding curtains in soft colors in a mostly pale room dominated by whites and grays to improve the spirits of the place without spoiling the calming effect. Textures like sateen and velvet can also help to enrich the overall look and make it elegant.
3Laid-Back Rustic Look
In a contemporary or even modern living room, using plaid design on the curtains along with subtle colors can easily blend in with the style while providing a solid backdrop which gives off easy-going, inviting vibes.
4Modern Rustic in Need of Color
Modern yet rustic style living rooms may sometimes be cold-looking and not so inviting with monochrome color scheme. The curtain patterns can become the icebreakers when chosen in bright, warm colors that mimic nature such as yellow, bringing the happy aura into your room.
5Solid Curtains in Complementary Colors
Curtains do not have to be lightweight and airy all the time. Using thick fabric and rich colors that complement the color scheme of the room is a great way to fill the space and design a homely environment.
6Even the Curtains Can Be Graceful
In a simplistic living room, curtain designs that are light in base and have floral designs on top which include the accent colors used throughout the place, gracefully brings everything together.
7Decide the Mood with the Colors
Any living room curtain with a solid color would complement a living room that is white in base. All you have to do is choose the mood that you’d like to bring in to the atmosphere. Colors like yellow would not only go with the white base but also immediately change the overall vibe and bring warmth to the room.
8Prints on Curtains May Not Be A Bad Idea
In a living room with minimum amount of colors mixed subtly on a plain base, curtains with prints may be useful to add some variety to the general look.
9Traditional Homes Can Pull Off Colorful Curtains
A traditional living room can be completed with colors used in moderate amount on curtains along with elegant floral designs to mix it with some classic elements.
10Dark Rooms Bright Curtains
In a black living room, using bright colors can make or break the whole style. Instead of going with typical white curtains, go with teal curtains with almost invisible patterns to design a unique look.
11Make A Living Room Elegant
Curtain styles in off-white colors with floral embroidery on top as the only design element effortlessly add an elegant touch to a living room.
12Modern Style Looks Amazing in Color
In a mostly white, modern living room, colors may be needed to get rid of the boring look. To avoid chaos, colors can be simply added through curtains with geometrical patterns to paint a background supporting all the main elements and the accents.
13Curtains That Glitz
In a living room that is styled with very subtle and simple colors, going for a glimmering curtain texture and color can amp up the overall look.
14Floral Designs for Spring
Curtains are accessories that can easily be changed in a living room. In order to feel the spring vibes in your place, use the fool-proof way which is the floral-patterned curtains.
15Naturally Adding Color
With various flower designs on curtains, you can naturally add color to any living room with any style without having any problem.
16Coastal Style Blues
We continue to share beautiful living room curtain ideas. With its whites and blues, having curtains matching that very color-scheme of a coastal style living room is a simple matter. A little trick you can do to enrich the place is to choose a pattern, like sea-shells, matching the beach vibes.
17Matching Accents and Curtains
In a living room with minimalistic colors and style, adding color through curtains is a good idea while supporting it with matching pillow cases to design a flow throughout the space without going over the top.
18The Comfortable Look
Choosing simple curtains that does not have much color or patterns is a great way to enhance the comfortable and cozy feelings of a living room.
19Warm Tones Warming the Space
A living room can become warm and inviting with the right colors. A Scandinavian living room can turn into a fun and welcoming place with plain orange curtains which become the focal point of the place.
20Curtains Have Accents Too
Even though it is not frequently used, curtains with lots of colors and patterns can be combined with plain curtains to balance it out, making it look interesting yet collected.
A living room with lots of bohemian elements can pull off a curtain with a plain base and lots of colorful plants on top, giving off the flower child feelings.
Geometrical shapes used as design patterns on curtains with colors that are complementary to each other can brighten up any space, matching the modern era style living rooms.
23Velvet Black Elegance
Using solid velvet black curtains against a white living room, provides background to showcase the furniture in the room and also to enrich the ambiance by adding elegance to it.
24Colorful Rooms Need Subtle Curtains
When there are colors used in a living room through furniture, it is best to keep the curtains as subtle as possible while adding only the hints of the color scheme to bind everything together.
25Dark Gray Meets Royal Dark Purple
A dark gray room is the perfect canvas to use dark purple on since they naturally complement each other so beautifully. The rich dark purple color adds an elegant touch and can be used with any style whether it is easy-going or luxurious.
26Incorporating the Color Scheme
Instead of choosing contrasting colors, you can go for using the same color family of the color that is used on the walls and throughout the living room with its light and dark shades to design a harmony.
In a classic living room, choosing light brown curtains is a good idea to contrast the pale colors used in furniture and to complement the wooden furniture in the space while keeping with the classic look.
The calmness of blue is the perfect company for the comfortable-looking plaid pattern used on curtains to design a place to relax and wind down.
29Lines Used on Curtains
Using vertical and horizontal lines as patterns on curtains can help to make the illusion that the room is larger than it is, allowing the lines work for your advantage especially in a small living room.
30Mix Class with Plaid
Combining different styles in decoration can end up in a great overall look. A classic-looking leather armchair looks perfect in contrast to plaid curtains while they only have black in common.