Nice to have, though when deciding on your living room furniture you will have some essential others and components which can be more decorative, for example display items which are not essential. For chairs, sofas and example could be regarded as essential, while coffee tables and curio cabinets are functional, but not needed for a living room. Small living rooms can be furnished just with seating and perhaps a smaller 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 usage in smaller to medium size living spaces. Naturally your choice depends upon your individual preferences, and if you love antiques or figurines a curio cabinet will be of more interest than the usual cocktail cabinet or bookcase.