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Mid-century Modern Interior Trends For Living Room

Any room can be decorated in the classic mid-century modern style including your living room. If you also wish to give your living space some mid-modern influence then incorporate these ideas to transform your space of entertainment and gathering with mid-century modern interiors.

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Look for Bold Options with Symmetry

A mid-century modern living room features a symmetrical layout with bold shapes and minimum clutter. Incorporate a rug in light colors to keep it airy and warm. You can opt for upholstered chairs in some animal prints. Add some eye-captivating elements in metallic tones to bring in an element of whimsy and modern spirit.

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Getting a Fireplace

A fireplace is a must in every mid-century home. It’s even better when there is a brick fireplace. A nice and feasibly-sized brick fireplace can become the focal point open-plan mid-century modern living room. With some contemporary furniture, white walls, and wood flooring, the mixed interior will give you a timeless feel that mixes original details with modern aesthetics.

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Installing Room Dividers or Screens

Mid-century homes had open floor plans that made spaces feel nebulous, undefined, and also unsettling. This is where the room dividers concept came in. To design any space using mid-century furniture, bring in room dividers. Very easy to install, easy to open and close, they can easily separate one area from the other. You can install it to separate the dining space from the living room virtually, in case the home is small.

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Pendant Lights

Pendant lights are an important part of mid-century modern lighting. These lights will not just illuminate the living area beautifully, but at the same time set the mood with the right radiance. To get a more mid-modern feel in any space, you can upholster your sofa-sectional in velvet, place a floor lamp, get rattan chairs, and you are done to set up an amazing nook.

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Contemporary Take on Mid-Modern Century Decor

Creating a mid-century flair doesn’t mean you need to incorporate all elements of the era. You can also act for a contemporary interpretation of the modernist principles of using large windows and maximize natural light. Though for the night time, the pendant light and floor lamps can be placed.

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