26 Sophisticated Living Room Essentials

Want to inject some upscale cool? We thought so

Updated 08/30/19
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Before you go and hire an interior decorator to whip that home of yours into shape, we suggest you start here. Since the living room is in many ways the focal point of any home—the place we host guests and relax on the weekends, too—it deserves your utmost attention. Things to consider: A streamlined color palate, luxurious textiles, and a few accents of subtle gleam. We curated 26 pieces that will inject a generous helping of upscale, considered cool to your space. Scroll to shop them now.

West Elm Metal Frame Leather Chair $1299
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West Elm Metal Frame Leather Chair ($1299)

Urban Outfitters Metal Accordion Side Table $79
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Urban Outfitters Metal Accordion Side Table ($79)

Ivan Pratt Spectrum Throw $150
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Ivan Pratt Spectrum Throw ($150)

Anthropologie Linen Edlyn Sofa $2198
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Anthropologie Linen Edlyn Sofa ($2198)

Threshold Tufted Bench $100
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Threshold Tufted Bench ($100)

Tracey Boyd Lacquered Rectangular Coffee Table $1298
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Serena & Lily Cole Brass Floor Lamp $1195
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Serena & Lily Cole Brass Floor Lamp ($1195)

Nate Berkus Silver and Smoked Glass Accent Table $80
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Alicia Adams Alpaca Alpaca Wool Throw $395
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Alicia Adams Alpaca Alpaca Wool Throw ($395)

Lulu & Georgia Molten Table Lamp $360
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Lulu & Georgia Molten Table Lamp ($360)

Threshold Rope Wrapped Accent Table $70
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Threshold Rope Wrapped Accent Table ($70)

A chrome tabletop feels decidedly luxe.

Outpost Original Cowhide Bench $995
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Outpost Original Cowhide Bench ($995)

Design Within Reach Patch Cowhide Rug $1200
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Design Within Reach Patch Cowhide Rug ($1200 and up)

West Elm Midcentury Brackets $99
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West Elm Midcentury Brackets ($99 and up)

J-Me Float Magazine Rack $80
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J-Me Float Magazine Rack ($80)

Lulu & Georgia Sheaffer Lounge Chair $953
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Lulu & Georgia Sheaffer Lounge Chair ($953)

Lulu & Georgia Akila Table $558
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Lulu & Georgia Akila Table ($558)

Sarah Lavoine Ovo Wall Mirror $1015
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Sarah Lavoine Ovo Wall Mirror ($1015)

West Elm Tiered Tower Bookcase $649
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West Elm Tiered Tower Bookcase ($649)

One Kings Lane Aiden 88" Velvet Peekaboo Sofa $2934
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One Kings Lane Aiden 88" Velvet Peekaboo Sofa ($2934)

Greta Grossman Cobra Floor Lamp $695
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Greta Grossman Cobra Floor Lamp ($695)

Serena & Lily Lark Side Table $395
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Serena & Lily Lark Side Table ($395)

Target Midcentury Modern 3 Shelf Bookcase $120
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Lulu & Georgia Dola Dome Chandelier $408
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Lulu & Georgia Dola Dome Chandelier ($408)

West Elm Glass-Topped Rustic Storage Coffee Table $899
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