As to present a perfect living room, how can we miss the importance of curtains. Curtains will make the room look harmony and can decorate the room in fantastic way. Actually, curtains may be neglected by us, because we may focus on the furniture or sofa such decorations. But great curtains will make the room look totally different. Some talented details on curtains should be fabulous.
Living room as the space to welcome our guest. We hang out with our friends and families. So when we are picking the curtains, we should also think about the practical usage and the decoration effects. Curtains also should be coherent with the home decoration. We can pick elegant, graceful, bright and concise curtains. But for the pattern and color should be decided by the style of the living room.
When we get home, I believe nobody wants to be exposed under others sights. Living room as the activity space for families, it has the lowest request for privacy. Most families do not close the curtains otherwise the room will be dark. So in fact, curtains in living room play the role of decoration. Let me put in this way, we can pick half blackout curtains instead of full blackout curtains, since you do not need the darkness in your living room but some brightness and lights.
But in some point, we still need privacy and lights, so we can also pick sheer curtains. Sheers are romantic and beautiful, which I think is a great choice for living room.
Curtains should be the biggest decoration on the wall for normal families, especially you like simple style and just paint the wall in white color. Therefore, we can see the importance of curtains. There are so many usages for curtains like room darkening, blackout or thermal. Pick the one you need!