Chic Contemporary Living Room

It's the first post-college apartment for these roommates, and they're ready for style. The Design on a Dime team steps up to create a chic contemporary living room.

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Hide CaptionShow CaptionThe new layout of the furniture is more functional and exposes the fireplace.
The warm cinnamon wall color creates a cozy, yet sophisticated vibe in the room. Red-wine and honey accents coordinate throughout the living area. Finishing touches like matching cushions on the barstools and place settings pull the space together to become the party pad the roommates envisioned.

The Cost

Wall art – $120

Paint — $75

  • paint, Benjamin Moore (2163-30 Penny, $35 per gallon), Behr (Riveria Sand, $35 per gallon) – Mark's Paint Store

Pillows — $50
  • pillows (084997212479, $19.99) – Linens 'n Things

Lighting — $30
  • floor lamp, Hometrends(022011757155, $30) — Wal-Mart

New tables — $150

Mirror – $30

Pub table — $279

  • poker set (718386893207, $9.98 on sale) – Target
  • pub table (090234007050, Merlot, $149), pub stools (090234007074, Merlot, $159) — Linens 'n Things

Table cover — $53
  • fabric for table cover (1780865, tan, 72", $4.99 a yard) – Jo-Ann Stores

Cushions — $24
  • cushions, Palladium (028448621557, tomato, $13.99) — Kohl's

Candle pendants — $35
  • votive holder (718386893207, $3.74 clearance sale) — Target
  • silver candle holders, Parant (400.613.03, $10 for 3) — Ikea

Shelves — $12

Place settings – $31

Window treatments – $110

  • window treatments (025883280394, crystal strip gold, $19.99) — Kohl's

Total – $999
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