10 Farmhouse Decor Ideas That Will Make Your Family Room More Cozy

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Lovers of rustic spaces rejoice: Farmhouse-style furniture and decor are having a moment. Marked by organic materials, raw finishes, and natural textiles, farmhouse-inspired interiors are designed to feel warm and inviting.

Hoping to bring some farmhouse-style charm into your home? Your family room is a great place to start. From canvas slipcovered sofas to jute braided rugs and beyond, here are 10 farmhouse family room ideas that are every bit as casual as they are comforting.

1. Invest in a good-looking canvas slipcover.

No budget for a brand new sofa? No problem. A chic canvas slipcover in a neutral shade will turn any old couch into a farmhouse-style sofa in seconds.

Get the look: Charleston Sofa Slipcover, $960

2. Find a coffee table with a planked top and distressed finish.

A commanding coffee table with a wood plank top and a distressed painted finish creates a rustic centerpiece for a farmhouse-inspired family room.

Get the look: Wystfield Coffee Table, $280.49

3. Barn doors FTW.

Nothing screams "farmhouse" like a barn door. A media stand with sliding barn doors brings a hint of country flair to any style of family room.

Get the look: Lorraine TV Stand, $187

4. Consider a rustic storage trunk.

Searching for a piece of farmhouse-style furniture that can pull double duty? A solid wood storage trunk with a raw finish provides extra space for stashing stuff and extra seating in a family room.

Get the look: Glenns Storage Trunk, $357.74

5. Employ an end table made of salvaged wood.

A side table with textured, planked surfaces composed of reclaimed wood allows you to keep your family room essentials handy and organized in true farmhouse style.

Get the look: Cyra Industrial Reclaimed Accent End Table, $167.44

6. Or a trestle-style side table (or two).

Never underestimate the impact of a rustic end table near your sofa. A wooden option with a trestle base and metal legs instantly warms up a family room without looking too old-fashioned.

Get the look: Lloyd Wood and Metal Trestle Base End Table, $262.49

7. Elevate the ambience with warm accent lighting.

A sleek barn light-inspired sconce goes a long way in elevating a space. Mount a simple lantern-style wall sconce with a glass shade on either side of your sofa to create an ambient farmhouse lighting scheme in your family room.

Get the look: Gusman Iron 1-Light Armed Sconce, $107.99

8. Lay down a jute rug.

A natural rug composed of organic materials, like jute, brings a touch of texture to a family room while providing plenty of comfort.

Get the look: Natural Jute Braided Area Rug, $128

9. Hang a country-style mirror.

An antique-inspired mirror with a modern wood trellis design and a chipped paint finish creates a rustic focal point for a farmhouse-style family room.

Get the look: Trellis Mirror, $299

10. Find a furniture set upholstered in natural fabric.

When all else fails, you can always count on a sofa clad in neutral upholstery to usher a dash of farmhouse drama into a family room. Look for a sofa or furniture set featuring natural materials, like linen or cotton, to make a stylish but comfy statement.

Get the look: Catalina Linen Living Room Set, $1,038


Caroline Biggs is a writer living in New York City. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Apartment Therapy, Refinery 29, and more.

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