in

20 California Style Contemporary Living Room Ideas

tui-lifestyle-portfolio-interiors-contemporary-transitional-living-room

Have you ever walked into someone’s living room and been pleasantly surprised by the look they decided to go with.  Whether you were there just to watch TV or to sit during a fancy party.  Living rooms are very important to any house, and sometimes can serve different purposes. In many homes, the living room is a great place for families to hang out. For some, the room represents a place to spend time together and enjoy each other’s company.  However, for others, the living room serves as a place to entertain guests.  As a result, many people put a lot of time and effort into making sure that their living room is both beautiful and welcoming.  However, finding the perfect way to design and decorate can be very difficult, especially when there are lots of ideas floating around your head.  Although trends come and go, certain styles have a timeless quality that can allow your living room to withstand the test of time, looking fantastic the whole way through.  The California style living rooms are among those that are perfect for those who want an elegant living room that doesn’t feel stiff or overdone.  These contemporary designs will giving your living room the perfect look. After seeing some of these living rooms, you’ll definitely want to reconsider any other design you were planning on going with.  After all, what could be more appealing than a little piece of California? Here are 20 California style contemporary living room ideas.

1.

dh-alison-whittaker-living-room

(image via blog.hdtv.com)

2.

beach-style-living-room

(image via houzz.com)

3.

tropical-living-room

(image via bugot.com)

4.

Beni-Ourain-Rug-Nate-Berkus-California-Living-Room

(image via meghancarter.com)

5.

Contemporary-Home-in-California-luxury-living-room

(image via decoist.com)

6.

6874.Vienna-Way-Marmol-Radziner-13

(image via eurostylelighting.com)

7.

Contemporary-Luxury-Living-Room-Interior-Design-of-Nightingale-Home-by-Marc-Canadell-California

(image via californiamarkt.com)

8.

75-4

(image via frontdoor.com)

9.

Contemporary-European-Living-Room-Furniture

(image via vissbiz.com)

10.

Open-living-room-with-a-mid-century-modern-style

(image via coachdecostyle.com)

11.

Exclusive-Fontana-apartment-living-room-design

(image infoteli.com)

12.

Splashy-floating-shelves-look-Los-Angeles-Contemporary-Living-Room-Decoration-ideas-with-area-rug-Art-black-coffee-table-large-windo-leather-modern-portrait-sofa-tray-table

(image newapartmentdecor.com)

13.

living-room-with-sunset-view-plus-alluring-fireplace-under-tv-idea-and-luxury-l-shaped-sofa-design

(image via perteg.com)

14.

Contemporary-House-Living-Room-Interior-Design

(image via losfotografosaficionados.blogspot.com)

15.

interior-good-looking-living-room-modern-interior-design-on-a-budget-decoration-using-decorative-black-glass-coffee-table-including-black-and-white-leather-curve-living-room-sofa-and-dark-brown-living

(image via modernhoused.blogspot.com)

16.

luxury-contemporary-home-in-California-1

(image via interiordesignfiles.com)

17.

livingroom-cream-leather-sofa-ideas-for-living-room-decor-and-white-fur-living-room-carpet-ideas-living-room-rugs-also-calm-paint-color-wall-for-interior-wonderful-decoration-interior-living-room-idea

(image via modernhoused.blogspot.com)

18.

modern-moroccan-living-room-decorating-idea

(image via robertblinfors.blogspot.com)

19.

cn_image.size.marmol-radziner-beverly-hills-01-great-room-h670

(image via www.architecturaldigest.com)

20.

nguyen-living-room-modern-with-open-kitchen

(image via thestockingslady.blogspot.com)

lead image deringhall.com

Written by Camille Moore

Camille has a master's degree from Saint Joseph University's Writing Studies program. Her writing has been published on several websites, and she enjoys writing articles and short stories in her spare time. You can follow Camille on Twitter @CamealAshley.