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The color scheme in this living room seems to have originated with the fabric used on the ottoman as inspiration. The disparate shades of blue & green work well together & give a fresh and informal look to the space. I also love the window & the pediment built on top...V
You can always be creative when it comes to designing your living room. Make use of old chests or interesting pieces from your attic. In this décor an old chest is used fitted with a flower vase on top with roses for effect.