|Using a Blue Couch to Inspire Your Room Décor|
Modern Interior Design with Dark Blue Couch
Decorating around a dark blue sofa could be either a dream or a nightmare depending on your particular tastes. If you love all shades of the color blue, you may thrilled about incorporating a dark blue couch into your living room. But, if dark blue is just not your color, you may wish to set the couch on the curb and take a trip to the furniture store. However, if all you have available is a sofa in a dark blue color, you can use these decorating tips and ideas to inspire the décor in any living room.
Calming Décor - Blue Living Room
Cool colors like blues and whites evoke feelings of calmness and relaxation. Make your living room the calm center of your home by incorporating blues and whites that complement your dark blue couch into your décor. Paint the walls of your living room a light to medium blue. Paint any trim including window and door trim a dark blue that matches your sofa. Select a white or bluish-beige carpet for the floor.
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Focal Point Couch
If you are really fond of the color, you should consider making your dark blue couch the focal point of your living room. Paint your living room walls white and use a dark brown for any trim including windows and doors. Place the dark blue sofa directly in front of a white wall. Select a dark red carpet or area rug for the floor.
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Seaside Living Room
Another fun theme that suits a dark blue couch perfectly is a seaside theme with blues, whites, yellows, and greens. Paint the walls of your living room sandy yellow or sea foam green. Paint any trim the opposite color: yellow walls with green trim or green walls with yellow trim. Select fabric for curtains in a fun pattern that contains the dark blue of your couch. Paint furniture with paint of complementing colors.
Although a dark blue sofa might not be the decorating dream of every homeowner, such a piece of furniture need not be tossed out on the curb with the rest of your garbage. Being inspired to decorate with a dark blue couch can be calm, bold, or a walk on the beach.
Couch and Sofa Decorating Ideas
Looking for ideas for how to decorate with a couch of a distinct color or fabric? Look no further than this series on decorating ideas for couches and sofas.