Living room Ideas and inspiration

Work, play, repeat: a little living room with endless possibilities
Work, play, repeat: a little living room with endless possibilities

A little studio apartment where the living room is a workspace too. Sound familiar? Even with its small footprint, this living-work area delivers on all fronts, offering up a corner for creative work, a generous sofa for down-time and enough storage – open, closed and secreted away – to keep every object organised and accessible.

Home is where your heart is
Home is where your heart is

As the spring is approaching, it is time to spice things up! This time, "Home idea with IKEA" visits a family of four who are dedicated admirers of Spain and everything Spanish. This is reflected in their interior accessories. However, decorating their living room in the buoyant colours and prints of this Southern European country would make the minute room look cramped. How to keep the decoration simple enough, but give it a special spark? IKEA interior designer Elīza knows the answer.

There’s fun for everyone in this bright family room
There’s fun for everyone in this bright family room

Not even a gloomy weather forecast can put an end to the fun and creativity with a family room like this one. Highlights include the big, comfy sofa at its centre (with removable covers, no less), family-friendly storage, and activity corners for creating and playing.




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