Just 9 Pieces of Purple Living Room Decor That We're Dreaming About

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Being a social butterfly is hard work. So chances are when you finally get a rare opportunity to relax you probably spend a decent amount of time hunkered down in your living room. Needless to say, after your umpteenth Hulu binge you might notice that the heart of your home is overdue for a little makeover. Consider adding a pop of purple to your color palette to transform your space into a modern den of relaxation and serenity. It's a hue that's equal parts calming and chic, and there are a variety of different shades to choose from including lavender, lilac, and aubergine.

Read on for nine dreamy purple living room picks that we can't get off our minds.

1. McGee & Co. Lavender Pot, starting at $12

Greenery is always a good idea around the house, especially in the living room. And you can bet that your plants will look even more Insta-worthy when arranged in this dip-dyed ceramic pot.

2. Opalhouse Woven Stripe Throw Blanket, $19.99

A cozy living room just isn't complete without a throw blanket draped over the furniture. Stay warm while reading your favorite shelter mags and bundle up in this striped number with tassel fringe.

3. Liuku Ball Pendant in Violet, $332

Add a hint of purple to your living room with a few of these delicate lilac pendant lights. As functional as it is beautiful, it'll be hard to tear your eyes away from the mouth-blown glass shade on this beauty.

4. Urban Outfitters Cleo Lounge Chair, $399

Just imagine sinking down into this lavender lounge chair ... ahhh. Seriously, what's not to love?

5. Spartan Shop Mirror Clad Oak Votive Candle, $60

Practical and pretty. Think of these votive candles as the icing on your purple living room cake. A little pricy, but well-worth the investment if you're like us and kind of obsessed with candles.

6. Anthropologie Kalmar Sofa With Side Table, $2,898

Ready to take the purple living room plunge? We love this soft lavender sofa with a charred wood finish frame. It even comes with a built-in side table that is the perfect size for your glass of vino. Wine time anyone?

7. PB Teen Chic Fringe Pillow Cover, $10.99

Or, instead of committing to an entire sofa, why not start small? This dusty lavender throw pillow cover with fringe detail is a beautiful way to introduce a subtle whisper of the calming hue into your space without going overboard.

8. CB2 Clifford Stripe Vase, $34.95

Pair a fresh bouquet of flowers with this striped stoneware vase to create living room magic.

9. Selah Lamp Ensemble, $228

ICYMI, ombré is kind of hot right now. Incorporate the colorful trend and brighten up your living room with this lilac-hued table lamp.


Shelby Deering is a lifestyle writer who contributes to national magazines and websites, including Country Living, Good Housekeeping, Well+Good, and more. When she's not writing, you'll find her shopping flea markets, hiking, and going for walks with her corgi.

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