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Mid Century Modern Living Room

Lately my love for mid century modern furniture has stepped up a notch and I’ve been trying to find out what triggered my higher than normal levels of Mid Cent Lust. Eventually I came back to this delightful living space. Since I pinned it to my Pinterest account a few weeks ago I’ve had it on the mind: the mustard yellow sofa, art wall, mid century pieces and lashings of natural light have me weak at the knees every time. What do you like about this space?

39 Comments

  • Reply Carmen Martins March 29, 2011 at 11:07 pm

    I think I´ve never left you a comment and I visit you every single day! I really love your blog!

    Xoxo
    Carmen Martins from Sao Paulo – Brazil

    When (and if) you have time, come to visit me. My blog Achados de Decoração aka Decoration Findings

  • Reply Janette March 29, 2011 at 11:33 pm

    Love that look too even though it's not really 'me'. The light bright, colour and the laid back feel is what gets me. Jxx

  • Reply nancy @ {COZAMIA} March 30, 2011 at 12:16 am

    Sucha great room! I too lust over the mid century stuff…there really is nothing I don't love about this space, it feels bright, happy and stylish.

  • Reply Appletree March 30, 2011 at 12:35 am

    I have the same sofa!

  • Reply Alex March 30, 2011 at 12:49 am

    ah I pinned this recently as well! for me, I love the light and the color palette

  • Reply Alecia March 30, 2011 at 1:41 am

    wow I can't stop looking at the side table! such a great shape

    Alecia
    http://www.tchotchkesetc.blogspot.com

  • Reply Lily March 30, 2011 at 1:45 am

    What a lovely room! So bright and cheerful…love it.

    xxLily
    goldandgray.com

  • Reply OLD BRAND NEW March 30, 2011 at 2:25 am

    Beautiful colors. Love the yellow sofa, of course. I think I want a yellow couch next. Wait, maybe green. Whatever's on Craigslist first, I guess!

  • Reply Amber @ imagine.create.play March 30, 2011 at 2:38 am

    eclectic modernism- cheered up my evening from a day full of rain!

  • Reply The Fine Life March 30, 2011 at 3:22 am

    It is bright and happy!

  • Reply jennifer ▲ i art u March 30, 2011 at 3:36 am

    ahh..one of my fave spaces i've seen online! i love the bright colors (especially the color of the sofa) and the clean lines throughout the room. the light is absolutely gorgeous in these images which i am a sucker for! weak in the knees–i know what you mean!!
    j.

  • Reply patience March 30, 2011 at 4:35 am

    see, i'm really scared of colour, but i like how in this room is there…but not offensive!

  • Reply Rachel @ Little Bits of Lovely March 30, 2011 at 5:30 am

    Oh such a bright and cheerful room, I love it! xo

  • Reply Tiia March 30, 2011 at 5:46 am

    I actually like this VERY much! I once had a nearly similar sofa which I gave away, and last weekend I run into a same kind in a thrift store but which seated only two persons. For a moment I seriously thought about bringing it back. I really love that color and the feel of the fabric :)

    And that sidetable is corgeous! And the flooring. And the art wall, the window with mimimalistic curtains, the floor… Gee. :D I could move in right away :)

  • Reply third room studio March 30, 2011 at 5:58 am

    I think I love the high ceilings with the exposed beams the most, together with that great simple mid-century chair.

  • Reply Lana Ćosić March 30, 2011 at 6:00 am

    I know,I repinned it from you!;)

  • Reply Belly B March 30, 2011 at 6:25 am

    Honestly, out of all your posts, I think this is my favourite living room setting. I can really envision myself living there!

    Belly B
    http://www.papertiaras.com

  • Reply justin net March 30, 2011 at 6:33 am

    modern + contemporary, good taste and nice match.

  • Reply Jessy Senti March 30, 2011 at 7:35 am

    Love the yellow sofa and the lighting! I really like how the room is somewhat neutral, but they added pops of color everywhere.

  • Reply LatteLisa March 30, 2011 at 8:35 am

    one can always count on you for a good dose of colours ;-)

  • Reply rubyrhino March 30, 2011 at 9:13 am

    OOh yes I'm liking this a lot too, especially the pendant lights and starburst clock. The beam feels kind of unexpected with the mid-century style too – love it.

  • Reply Roberta March 30, 2011 at 9:43 am

    This room is utterly gorgeous, I think it's the bright airy feel combined with the shots of colour and a very real lived in look.

    Appletree where is the sofa from?

  • Reply This Home Sweet Home March 30, 2011 at 10:27 am

    funny how we come back to things, added this picture to my blog a whiel ago, for me its thewhite walls with the pops of colour and feeling of space and airiness.

    Love your styling on your blog by the way. :)

    P.S I have a grand design live ticket up for grabs if your interested?

  • Reply lisaroyhandbags March 30, 2011 at 11:12 am

    I love the bright, airiness of this space and how the yellow sofa really adds a big pop against all the white. :)

  • Reply Helena - A Diary of Lovely March 30, 2011 at 11:18 am

    Im with you Will! I have been slightly more obsessed than usual lately! Love the little console and the mustard sofa, so cool!

  • Reply Wendy March 30, 2011 at 1:18 pm

    … how could you ever have a bad day in this space — lovely!

  • Reply Hamptontoes March 30, 2011 at 2:12 pm

    I like the sofa, the desk chair and the cleanliness of the space!

  • Reply Carolyn March 30, 2011 at 2:41 pm

    The pendant lights and starburst clock is awesome. You have good taste.

    Homeowner Insurance

  • Reply kelly March 30, 2011 at 3:00 pm

    Thank you for linking up to the spring fling link party, Will! xx

  • Reply Anna March 30, 2011 at 3:15 pm

    Mmmmm that starburst mirror is TASTY. love!

  • Reply Marianne Junqueira March 30, 2011 at 4:16 pm

    Great living room! Love the mustard sofa and the composition on the wall!
    Love your blog!

    xx

    atelierinbox.com.br

  • Reply Heidi Sue March 30, 2011 at 6:32 pm

    I just found your blog recently so here is me saying 'hi!'
    I think I have this room saved somewhere, it looks familiar. I love everything about it!

  • Reply Linnie Joy March 30, 2011 at 7:31 pm

    I LOVE it, especially the yellow, it looks very kid friendly and fun too!

  • Reply Nadia March 30, 2011 at 7:40 pm

    LOVELY! That sofa is awesome.

  • Reply Amy Hardie March 30, 2011 at 8:33 pm

    This sums up everything I am liking just now. The light room, the mustard sofa with splashes of other colours. Cheerful and makes me look forward to summer.

    http://pride-of-place.blogspot.com/

    Amy

  • Reply Kayla Poole March 31, 2011 at 3:02 am

    I love the cheerfulness of the sofa and the gallery wall above it. A good space.

  • Reply robin baron April 1, 2011 at 5:46 pm

    It's that darling little side table and the individual details (the letters, frames, etc.) that elevate the room from a catalouge to livable! Love it!

  • Reply Mrs. P Vega April 7, 2011 at 2:52 am

    Hands down. BEST Living room ever!

  • Reply ery | Interior Design News March 14, 2012 at 5:15 am

    Wooow that's fantastic room.I think it is simple and comfortable.

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