Implementing a rustic living room design is a great way to elevate your home's style. You can create a rustic lounge with various types of furniture using sustainably sourced, natural materials. In this article, we'll delve into the top five furniture pieces that can transform your lounge into a modern rustic living room bursting with intriguing textures and materials.
Rustic interior design is characterized by its relaxed, laid-back nature that integrates natural materials, such as weathered wood, into the style. Rustic design follows various paths, from modern to traditional and boho. Each rustic variation focuses on natural beauty brought to life through sustainably sourced furniture matched with neutral color schemes.
You'll need specific furniture inspired by laid-back styles to achieve a rustic lounge. A lounge traditionally consists of seating options, coffee tables, and lamps. Of course, you can add more than this to your lounge, but it's helpful to consider the fundamentals you need to fill your space prior to decorating. With a rustic lounge, you'll use specific materials and design styles to deliver the desired relaxed effect.
The following furniture options are ideal for rustic living room ideas;
The Frida Lounge Chair is perfect for establishing a relaxing environment, an essential lounge element. Frida's design celebrates Indonesian artistry, crafted with eco-friendly natural materials like rattan and teak wood.
The Frida Lounge Chair has a neutral color scheme, so you can easily achieve a cozy living room style. A significant part of rustic lounge areas is using wood to invoke a laid-back style; Frida uses sustainably sourced Indonesian wood to achieve this.
Additionally, the Frida has soft, white cushioning to ensure the seat is comfortable for lounging. The pairing of white cushioning is perfect for an elegant style and would look even more effective surrounded by white-walled interiors.
The Hector Artisanal Rattan Coffee Table is handcrafted from sustainably sourced rattan, delivering a beautifully rustic result. Its warm-toned color palette is excellent for adding a comforting element to rustic styles, pairing well with neutral tones and natural materials.
While most lounges are inside, many homeowners lucky enough to have a garden space incorporate lounge furniture in their garden. The Hector is suitable for outdoor use, so should you wish to lounge outdoors with a nearby coffee table, you can!
The Hector looks striking for indoor lounges when paired with an area rug placed beneath the table. With this interior setup, you show a clear shift from different areas of your room, which adds visual interest while not detracting from the laid-back, rustic style.
Although many of our favorite rustic living rooms follow elegant layouts of simplistic furniture, adding a standout piece can be great for visual intrigue. The Intricate Rattan Lampshade is the ideal solution for keeping your lounge interesting due to its contemporary, woven design that truly stands out.
As with the other furniture in our article, this lampshade uses natural and eco-friendly materials to deliver a rustic and eye-catching result. So, you can be confident you're adding a visually striking element to your lounge while maintaining sight of the rustic interior style.
While lounges don't traditionally include mirrors, adding a mirror can be an excellent way to add light and variation to your space. Keeping with the rustic theme, our Natural Rattan Mirror uses neutrally shaded wood for its frame, ideal for adding eathly tones to your lounge.
As rustic lounge styles consist of neutral tones, it can be challenging to light up the dark areas of your room. Adding full-length mirrors, such as our natural rattan mirror, is an excellent way to provide natural light to your space. To achieve a well-lit appearance, ensure your mirror is adjacent to a window or source of light. The mirror will then reflect this light outwards toward the room, creating the illusion of a brighter, more expansive space.
Our mirror design features an arched shape, perfect for relaxing rustic styles that tend to sway away from harsh geometric patterns that can be too distracting.
The Satai Lounge Chair is ideal for simultaneously creating a focal point in your lounge and a comfortable seat. As rustic styles don't rely on vibrant furniture or wall art to stand out, the Satai is perfect, as it uses sustainable rattan for an eye-catching effect while not stepping outside of the rustic trend.
With warm neutral tones, you can pair your rustic wooden lounge chair with minimalistic wall styles for the most rustic effect. Although rattan is a more intriguing chair material, it still blends beautifully with solid wood coffee tables and other more solid wooden styles.
Rustic lounge areas are becoming more popular with interior designers and homeowners due to their cozy finish that provides a comfortable environment, ideal for relaxing.
Achieving this style is simple and can be done with any furniture items detailed in today's article. A common theme between each piece is that they all use sustainably sourced materials in their production, proving that rustic home design is beneficial in more ways than just the aesthetics it provides.
You can check out our blog and furniture collection here at Mojo Boutique for more home decor inspiration. Whether you love boho coffee tables or rustic chairs or are looking for a bedside table that oozes personality, we've got you covered.
What is rustic-style furniture?
Rustic-style furniture takes its inspiration from laid-back, relaxed styles furnishing styles. Usually, rustic furniture consists of natural materials and textures that instill neutral tones into your home, which pair well with other muted color schemes for the most elegant, rustic effect.
What are the rustic colors?
Rustic colors range from deep and natural shades of light and dark brown cream, white and green. Similarly to the colors of Fall, rustic shades are inspired by nature and foliage, providing a striking warmth in interior design and furniture.