Without it, you just have a mismatched room. Farmhouse living rooms are really versatile and work nicely with all types of little detail touches. You may also enhance an area by hanging valances over windows.
Contemporary Hall by SVOYA studio A nook in the entryway can act as a mini mudroom, corralling coats and shoes, and can provide a seat. A rich wall color, like the plum used here, brings focus to the space.