You should follow a perfect colour pallette based on the modern trends, having perfect mixture of all bright and flat hues like purple and yellowish, black or red and white, orange, or yellow etc. you may choose some stylish upholstery patterns or striped sofa with floral rugs or carpets in the area.
You can organize few antique items with your modern-day decorative items. Never overload your living rooms with extra furniture if you want to get spacious rooms where you can find relaxation easily. If you have naughty kids, who go to the living room regularly, and you want to protect your precious modern furniture from any type or kind of damages, so try to use durable products of top quality furniture manufacturers.