A lounge is quite different from a living room. A living room is where you interact with your family and be informal. A lounge is something that is more formal. Lounging in a private space means casually resting your limbs in a comfortable way and do the normal sit-down activities like reading, listening to music. Lounging is a part of life that involves simplicity and minimalism.
There are several ways you can turn your mundane living room into a comfortable and relaxed lounging space. The key is to create a mindful and relaxed place where one can simply lie down and the yield. The place should also be optimised for social gatherings, reading, snacking and more. Depending on the design the place should also provide privacy.
The idea is to maintain a relaxed atmosphere at the place at all times. Rather than a living room, opt for a relaxing yet energetic design. It can be a multitasking living room for optimal usage and relaxation. People can gather and read books, eat, drink and more. So the social atmosphere should be mindful. Unlike a living room, which is a place for a family get together, lounging is where one can come to relax.
You can install sofas and a television for entertainment purposes. Although television is rarely used while lounging, it is still good to have that option. Opt for a modern style decor, and be more minimalistic, as it does not have to be stark. Choose lights that enhance the shape of the room and fabrics. The finishings and architecture should complement the whole room. Carpets should also be chosen wisely; it should blend in the room. Design your own idea of a lounge and pen your thoughts about it. Rule out the mundane items and make sure that you choose wisely from the colour palette. A good lounging experience is achieved only when all these needs are met with.