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Cosify your living room

October 2018

A living room is built for being ‘the cosy room’, especially at this time of the year. We want to help you create a cosy and glamorous space this autumn to suit any of your upcoming occasions; entertaining or even just curling up with a good book. Here are some small changes you could make to your living room this autumn.

Incorporate warm autumnal tones throughout the living room with your accessories, this can work well using pieces of artwork, cushions and throws.  Our artwork is from Desenio who stock a wide range of affordable prints and a range of matching frames.  We have featured a mix of cushions and throws to incorporate a cosy feel into the living room, which can be purchased almost anywhere, some of our favourites retailers are; John Lewis, Debenhams, Dunelm and Marks & Spencer.

An open fire gives a wonderful warm glow and without a doubt creates a cosy feel in any room. The fireplace in the photos is the Infinity Edgemond. Make your fireplace the focal point of the room by adding glass lanterns and candles on the fireplace, side tables and coffee tables. The lanterns we have used are from Tesco and the candles are from IKEA.

And finally, try adding a gorgeous fluffy rug to your living room to create a central focus and added luxury. The rug in our images is from Homesense.

Have you been inspired by this article? We would love to see how you’ve incorporated these ‘cosy’ themes into your decor. Let us know by using the hashtag #mystoryhome with your photos.