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20 Gorgeous Contemporary Living Room Design Ideas

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If you love entertaining guests, or spending some quality time at home with your family, there’s a good chance that you spend a lot of time in the living room.  In most homes, the living room is the only place where the entire family can get together to watch TV and just hang out.  Sure, there’s the kitchen, but three’s something about the atmosphere of a nice living room that can set the tone. Like almost every other part a home, living rooms come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors.  Some people prefer to make their living rooms extremely formal, while others opt for a more casual look and feel.  Regardless, living rooms are often seen as a central hub, and also a place to display photographs, collectables, and other awards. However, because people often have several visions for their living space, it can be difficult to know exactly what it is you want to do with the space.  Even if you’re dying to start a new project and redesign the entire room, it can overwhelming once you think of all the things that could be done.  Seriously, where do you even start when you have hundreds of ideas just running around in your head? Although it can be difficult to make a choice when you have a large selection to pick from, options can be a great thing.  Here are 20 gorgeous contemporary living room design ideas.

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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.