#1. Include one of a kind art and don't have art for art's sake.
#2. Add vintage element for a mix and match look.
#3. The size of a room determines the scale of the furniture.
#4. Consider the kids when designing a room such a using washable fabrics, choose furniture with no sharp edges and provide plenty of storage for toys.
#5. Define an area with suitable furniture to maintain traffic flow.
#6. Use repetition such as a round pendant light and round mirrors seen in the living space to achieve cohesiveness and soften other square elements.