This is a perfect example of how contrasting color schemes can compliment each other while complimenting themselves. The rich, dark centerpiece compliments the dark trim of the backsplash and shelves. The white couches, floors and shelve framework compliment each other as well. The combination of color schemes gives a great uniformity to the room without taking away from the distinctive feel of elegance.
Living Room Decorating Ideas on a Budget - Gray and yellow in the San Francisco Bay Area. Gray and yellow continued to be a popular color palette for homes in 2012, and Houzzers loved the inspiration that this living room provided. Even though the room uses several very different patterns, soothing gray tones help tie the entire space together.