You should follow a perfect colour scheme according to the modern trends, having perfect blend of all bright and flat hues like yellow and crimson, dark-colored or red and white, orange, or yellowish etc. you might choose some stylish upholstery habits or striped sofa with floral carpets or rugs in the area.
You can organize few antique pieces with your modern day attractive items. Never overload your living rooms with surplus furniture if you want to obtain spacious rooms where you may get relaxation easily. If you have naughty kids, who visit the living room regularly, and you want to protect your precious modern day furniture from any sort of damages, so try to use durable products of top quality furniture manufacturers.