Nice to have, though when picking your living room furniture you will have some essential others and components which might be more decorative, such as display items which are not essential. Not essential for a living room, though for chairs, example and sofas can be regarded as essential, while coffee tables and curio cabinets are functional. Small living spaces can be furnished just with seating and perhaps a little coffee table or two, while larger equivalents will contain more expansive selections of furniture. Here, we shall discuss the essentials, and make some comment of the decorative items that might be of use in smaller to medium size living spaces. Naturally your choice will be based upon your individual preferences, and if you love antiques or figurines a curio cabinet would be of more interest than the usual cocktail cabinet or bookcase.