10 Cool Living Room Ideas

10 Cool Living Room Ideas

Summer is often associated with the sun and heat. In addition, fun colours and design also come out to play with the longer summer days.  NFID has curated a list of 10 summer living room pieces that will bring coolness into your living rooms this sizzling summer season.

Angoura Oushak

This antique Turkish rug features a palette of colours from golden olive, amber, orange and an array of dark blues and blacks.  Its geometric design showcases a border of florals and stemmed buds, with a pattern of diamond floral displays.  Ultimately bringing forth a cozy factor into your space.

Acorn 4 Pendant Lamp

This pendant lamp contains matte white powder coat arms and shades, highlighting its design.  It features a gloss interior, contrasting from its matte shade heads.  In addition, the lamps swivel arms have the ability to adjust its overall length and width, giving homeowners the ability to choose what is suitable for their living room spaces.

Ring Chair


The Ring Chair is designed by Nanna and Jorgen Ditzel, produced by Getama.  Nanna and Jorgen brought innovation to furniture, textiles and jewelry throughout their careers.  They specialized and mastered creating “comfortable curves”. Thus, resulting in the creation of the Ring Chair. It’s unique bolster back along with soiled oiled walnut frame and foam cushion and padding showcase the Ditzel innovation.  Together, this chair combines comfort with design.  The Ring Chair is available in an array of colours, giving you endless options.

Marble Plinth Coffee Table

Handcrafted from slabs of marble with a sturdy wooden frame, RH modern introduces the Marble Plinth Coffee Table.  Each table has distinctive character lying in the traces of natural, silver veining. Veining varies with each table, as each piece of marble is unique.  Therefore, resulting in an exclusive piece for each home.  In addition, its design contains an inset base and overhanging top, resulting in a floating effect.

Modern Sarah Sofa

Montauk Sofa is known for their quality craftsmanship.  Their designs are modern, and in addition, maximize on ultimate comfort.  Their Modern Sarah sofa is the epitome of this. This sofa is made of 100% wool in Montauk’s trademark “shades of grey”.  Its legs are sculptured in cold-rolled steel, resulting in the sofa’s floating look.

Garcon Table

Kelly Wearstler features her sophisticated side table, dubbed the Garcon Table. Its three leg casts are made out of blackened aluminum, tapering into brass ball feet. It’s texture mimics carved wood. The top is made of solid bronze. It’s further furnished with bronze patina. Altogether, this piece has hand-wrought sculptural quality. This unique piece is the embodiment of cool.

Gracie Studio Wallcovering – Handmade Mid-Century Metallic Collection GG-6

This gorgeous mid-century wallpaper displays gold/yellow and white fans.  The perfect wallpaper to use as a feature wall in your living room.  This wallpaper can spruce up any space!

Halston Cushion – Mercury

This accent cushion is made of velvet, with its cover displaying a distinct geometric design.  Reversed, the cushion has a two-tone shot effect, with a silk blend taffeta.  Altogether, this results in undeniably bringing the cool factor to your home.  Call NFID if you would love to get one of these pillows!

Jacquard Velvet Diamond Point Pillow Cover – Collection Blush

Next, we chose this blush accent cushion from West Elm.  It design is said to be inspired by patterns found in Brazil. Resulting in the sophisticated patterns found throughout the pillow, paired with its colorful woven threads.  In addition, the pillow contains jacquard velvet allowing for added texture.

Rattan Pouf or Ottoman

Franco Albini excelled in furniture design, based on minimalistic aesthetic. The infamous modernist rattan pouf distinguishes itself as a timeless piece. These ottomans were designed in 1950, and holds its relevance today. This mid-century modern piece is a must have in any home.


Written By:  Tatiana Bacalso

Photo Credits: Unknown. Varies per Manufacturer.

Design Firm: Natalie Fuglestveit Interior Design, Calgary & Kelowna Interior Design Firm

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