We’ve chosen our top 5 home décor ideas for winter to create a cosy haven that’s warm and welcoming. Whether you’re thinking of sprucing up your living room, family room, home entertainment area, formal sitting room or dining area – Harvey Norman’s The Comforts of Home catalogue has the interior inspiration to help you escape the winter blues.
Look 1: Casual and Contemporary
This look is for you if: after a busy day, you want to unwind in an uncomplicated but quietly sophisticated ambience with deep plush cushions and a good book.
The ‘San Fran’ 3-Seater Fabric Sofa and Ottoman (available separately) feature luxurious tufted upholstery and divinely plush scatter cushions. This sofa will be a wonderful addition to your family room furniture, great for relaxing with loved ones or creating a warm and welcoming living room where guests will feel completely at ease.
Look 2: Mid-Century Modern
This look is for you if: you love the class and style of yesteryear, with clean lines and bold design that embraces the natural world. Making a resurgence thanks to the popularity of TV shows such as Mad Men and Manhattan, this look is at once classic and surprising.
The elegant ‘Camelot’ Fabric Armchair and matching 3-Seater and 2-Seater Sofas are a clear nod to Nordic aesthetics, with comfort-oriented upholstery and ultra-clean lines. The timber base creates a chic vintage feel, perfect for pairing with a statement floor lamp to create a cosy reading nook in your living room, bedroom or study. Complete the look with the paired-back and super-sleek ‘Stacey’ Coffee Table and Lamp Table.
Love colour? So does the mid-century look! The Australian-made ‘Jessica’ Fabric Sofa with Chaise, pictured here with the stylish matching longline Ottoman, has a gorgeous soft blue hue with those classic clean lines and a chaise design that makes it the perfect pick for your family room. To finishook, choose warm timber occasionals such as the ‘Cathy’ Lamp Table, a bold feature print and a leafy green plant for a touch of the on-trend indoor-outdoor flow.
Look 3: Time-Honoured Traditions
This look is for you if: you want to escape from our hyper-connected world with a pot of tea or a glass of red into a stylish living room that embraces the romance and attention to detail of the past.
Achieve serene sophistication while maintaining comfort even in the most formal sitting room with the ‘Royale’ 2-Piece Fabric Lounge Suite. Consisting of a 3-Seater and 2-Seater Sofa, this classic chesterfield design features traditional rolled arms and button detailing, and is complemented perfectly by the stunning Wing Armchair. Balance the scene-stealing style of this sofa with the quiet elegance and timber tones of the ‘Dunedin’ range of occasionals.
To continue this look throughout your home, look no further than the ‘Dunedin’ 9-Piece High Dining Suite. Featuring eight comfortable dining chairs and a high square dining table with a luxurious marble veneer top, this inviting take on a traditional provincial style is the perfect place to make time for family over a home-cooked meal. This gorgeous range of dining room furniture also features a matching Buffet and Bar Cabinet, great for those who love entertaining guests.
Look 4: Contemporary Home Cinema
This is for you if: you want to upgrade your home entertainment room for the ultimate movie marathon or gaming night, with a luxury recliner or high-tech conveniences.
Put your feet up, stash your snacks and have your favourite drinks close by with ‘Stanbury’ 3-Seater Powered Future Fabric Recliner Sofa and matching 2-Seater Sofa and Recliner Armchair. Featuring powered reclining actions, built-in cup holders, a drop-down table and USB ports, this is a movie lover’s dream!
Look 5: Elegant Entertaining
This look is for you if: you have a warm and welcoming home, and you’re the one who always volunteers (…or is volunteered!) to host those special family occasions.
The ‘Coco’ 7-Piece Extension Dining Suite is the perfect option for regular entertainers who host parties and tend to have friends and family over for Sunday lunch or Friday dinner. Featuring beautiful high-back dining chairs, the large dining table comes in 7, 9, or 11-Piece settings, so you’re always prepared for unexpected guests!
Brimming with ideas to update your living room and dining area for winter? Browse our cosy, comfortable and always-in-style collection online or visit your local Harvey Norman store to chat with our friendly team.