Nice to have, though when picking your living room furniture you will have some essential others and components which can be more decorative, for instance display items that are not essential. For sofas, chairs and example is often regarded as essential, while coffee tables and curio cabinets are functional, but not needed for a living room. Small living rooms can be furnished only with seating and perhaps a compact 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 rooms. Naturally your choice depends upon your individual preferences, and if you love antiques or figurines a curio cabinet might be of more interest over a cocktail cabinet or bookcase.