Dwell’s Favorite 4 Living Room Floor Lighting Wood Burning Fireplace Shelves Design Photos And Ideas

Natural materials blend with contemporary furnishings in this unique, open living space.
The living room takes full advantage of the homes' stunning views.

The modern living room is one of the busiest spots in the house. It is where family and friends alike gather to share stories, watch movies, read, and unwind. As you'll find in the projects below, there are endless ways to configure a fresh living space with modern options for chairs and sofas, sectionals, end and coffee tables, bookcases, benches, and more. Innovative fireplaces add a touch of warmth.