Functional as well as decorative. A great idea especially when working with a small space is to select items that make great features yet also serve a purpose. For instance chaise lounge chairs are great not only as lounges but they also double as a place to put your feet up and provide extra seating when you are entertaining guests.
Possibly the easiest and most tried-and-true method for getting a great looking interior decor is to choose to invest in living room furniture sets instead of picking out individual furniture items such as coffee tables a sofa armchairs and bookcases indeed there are a number of advantages to doing this.
The main way to make sure that your furniture works well together is to ensure that there is a common 'theme' running through each and every item that is in a particular space. The theme can be color texture style period of construction or something entirely different.