When you’re designing a luxurious and comfortable living room, there are a lot of design elements that are going to require your attention. Of course, you’re going to be spending a lot of time choosing the right furniture, picking the right fabrics and colors, and arranging the space in a cozy and comfortable manner. But, there are smaller things that require your attention. For example, should you include crown molding as part of the design?
While crown molding won’t necessarily be appropriate for every living room style, it can work for most. In fact, including crown molding as a part of your living room’s design is a surefire way of making the space appear more luxurious. Crown molding can also work exceptionally well for living rooms with high ceilings, as it helps to add some dimension and definition to the vertical space.
If you think that crown molding is something that could benefit your living room’s design, then we’d like to encourage you to take a look at these 23 stunning examples. You’ll see a number of things that are possible with crown molding, and how it can be used to great effect for most living room designs.
1. Vaulted Definition
The crown molding around the top of this living room helps to fill up the vertical space created by the vaulted ceiling.
When you’re trying to create a classy and refined look for your living room, crown molding is a virtual must.
By combining the crown molding with columns, this stunning living room manages to achieve a quite regal look.
4. White and Blue
When you want a classic look for your living room, there are few better combinations than white crown molding with light blue walls.
Of course, you could always combine white crown molding with a bolder and brighter wall paint color for stunning effect.
6. Black and White
The crown molding used in this living room design works perfectly with the black and white color scheme that’s been adopted.
Note how well beautiful a living room can become when crown molding is combined with wainscoting.
Working against the straight edges of this contemporary living room design, the crown molding adds some definition and warmth.
When you’re going to add detailed features to your living rooms ceiling, you can always ease the transition with crown molding.
10. Complementary Colors
Note how the color choices made with the furniture and décor tie together with the wall color and crown molding.
When you’re going for a minimal style like this living room does, crown molding can help add some subtle spark to the design.
When you combine wall paneling with crown molding, you always get a look that’s thoroughly luxurious.
13. One to One
Note how the crown molding in this living room design helps to incorporate the bold accent wall into the overall space.
14. Craftsman Subtlety
Note how the subtle Craftsman notes in this living room design work perfectly with the crown molding.
15. Coastal Feel
We love the coastal feel of this living room design, which combines wainscoting on the ceiling with beautiful crown molding.
16. High Drama
The crown molding and beams around this living room design help to add a heightened sense of drama to the space.
17. High Ceiling
Even in a living room that has an exceptionally high ceiling, crown molding can work exceptionally well.
18. Recessed Lighting
Note how the combination of recessed lights and crown molding contributes a wonderful sense of dimension and shadow to this living room design.
19. Rustic Combo
We love the way that reclaimed wood beams have been combined with crown molding in this delightful rustic living room design.
20. Comfy Luxury
You’ve got to admit that the crown molding completes the luxurious look of this totally comfy grey and white living room design.
21. All White
When you go all white for your living room, adding a feature like crown molding can help to keep the space from becoming too boring.
22. Defining Space
Note how the crown molding used in this living room design really helps to define the boundaries of the massive space.
23. Get Wild
Crown molding is the secret weapon for creating refined living room designs. Do something bold, and get rewarded! Just check out what’s been done here for inspiration.