Rustic Living Room Design Ideas

A living room is just that; a space where we live! It’s used for a multitude of needs, from TV watching, family game nights, gathering of friends, solo reading afternoons and everything in between. This means a living room needs to be both beautiful and functional. A sofa should be both something you enjoy looking at, and something you enjoy cuddling up in on a cold day! For those reasons, we can’t think of a cozier style than Rustic. You may have a preconceived notion of what rustic living room design looks like when you hear it. Many people picture it to be shabby chic or even log cabin style, and while rustic embodies both those styles, it’s not limited to that in any capacity. Rustic interior design shows an emphasis on natural beauty and a bit of ruggedness. This can be seen in wood furniture that isn’t overly finished or ornate, and fabrics that are naturally derived like cotton and jute. You can really personalize a rustic living room to be on any spectrum you are drawn too, but understanding the principles of this design style is a helpful place to start! Rustic design has grown in popularity in the last decade thanks to Joanna Gaines and a growing movement of homier and cozier spaces. If you are gathering rustic living room design ideas, you can find anything from Modern Farmhouse to Industrial Rustic...and everything in between! Rustic Living Room ideas are also very popular with families with kids and pets, as rustic furniture is often durable and comfortable. You will find deep sofas, comfy armchairs, ambient lighting and homey touches that make coming home feel like a warm hug! When it comes to rustic living room layout, it depends on the function and shape of your particular living room. Creating a space that fosters comfortable living, a place to gather, and something that works with the flow of your home is key. Is a rustic living room design right for you? If you are drawn to earthy or neutral tones, nature inspired textures, unpretentious interiors and a peaceful feeling, then yes! A Rustic living room could be the right choice for you! We’ve compiled our favorite rustic living room design inspiration for you to start your design journey, so please, enjoy!

Rustic Flair

Rustic Flair

This space has a rustic flair with a leather sectional that brings some color to this neutral space. A reclaimed wood coffee table completes the space and adds texture and interest. Elements like natural woods help to add to the rustic style.

Modern Farmhouse Living Room Dreams

Modern Farmhouse Living Room Dreams

This living room is what Modern Farmhouse dreams are made of. The seating arrangement, with two stunning white sofas flanking the fireplace, creates drama and a true wow factor! The neutral color scheme allows the furniture to pop, and it's all offset by the unexpected but welcome pop of light blue seen in the distressed rug.

Light, Bright & Airy Rustic Living Room Design

Light, Bright & Airy Rustic Living Room Design

The Ravine Home Drake Sofa is center stage in this design and the almond color fabric is perfection. Adding in pillows with earth-toned colors, texture and pattern create a cozy place to sit back and relax.  The reclaimed sideboard adds a hint of mint-colored wood adding to the earthy palette. While the coffee table is more modern and has clean lines the parquet top pairs perfectly with the rustic style.

Open Living Room With Rustic Elegance

Open Living Room With Rustic Elegance

This is our idea of a refined-rustic farmhouse living room that would make Chip and Joanna Gaines proud. From the symmetrical white sofas and the rattan side tables to the arched mirror and display cabinet, all the pieces in this open living room nail the rustic comfort look. If you're looking for a living room layout that always works, this is it. 

Rustic Living Room With a Casual Layout

Rustic Living Room With a Casual Layout

We are in love with the rustic and modern room that feels casual and refined all at once. The mix of sophisticated materials and asymmetrical layout brings together both the high and the low seamlessly.

A Modern Rustic Reading Nook

A Modern Rustic Reading Nook

Turn any bedroom or living room corner into an instant reading nook by anchoring it with a comfy armchair, side table, ottoman, and tall open bookcase. How you style it is up to you. Or take a page from this comfy corner and try taking a modern rustic approach. All you need to infuse the spot with lots of warmth is to bring in furnishings that are big on woven textures, cozy wood tones, and crisp whites and neutrals.

Modern Farmhouse Design

Modern Farmhouse Design

This modern farmhouse living look mixes elements for a truly dynamic space! From wood to linen, marble, ceramic and even sea grass, it has it all. The range of tones brings cohesive warmth to this space.

Updated Farmhouse Living Room

Updated Farmhouse Living Room

Between the washed wood furniture and the classic botanical artwork, this cozy family room hits all the marks of style and practicality.

A Moment To Pause

A Moment To Pause

When you want to relax in your living room, a club chair is a n excellent choice for accent seating. With arms that hug you and a deep seat, it's a piece of furniture you can truly sink into and take a load off.

Hygge Haven

Hygge Haven

Hygge, a Danish word that sums up a sense of coziness and well-being, has been a popular concept in the interior design world for some time. We can understand why, with the style's hallmark use of organic textures, airy color schemes, and soft lighting alternatives, a hygge designed space, like this living room, is sure to bring a feeling of comfort to anyone who finds themselves in it.

Rustic Open Living Room With Classic Charm

Rustic Open Living Room With Classic Charm

There's no denying the airy elegance of open living spaces. The rustic living area here is painted in a pale green that lends brightness and classic charm to the seating area. A slipcovered sofa, comfy armchair and neutral traditional rug provide an extra cozy touch. Wouldn't you want to sit by the fireplace all night every night here?

Dreamy Rustic Retreat Living Room

Dreamy Rustic Retreat Living Room

This serene living room evokes the feel of an elegant farmhouse mixed with a spa-like vibe. The palette of soft neutrals and the breezy textures add a sumptuous, and curated feel to the space making it light and airy.

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