One can do nearly anything they need with family area design these days, yet it is still important to consider family area decorating themes when decorating your family area. The most important element that having a decorating theme provides to any designer is the ability to see something as a collective group. Many people will find a piece of furniture that they love, and have nothing to match it with. Others will find a pattern of wall paper that appears like it came directly from heaven, yet won't be able to find a single furniture piece to match. When you consider living room design in terms of living room decorating themes, you will avoid having this problem, and end up with a final product that is as kind to the eye, since it is collectively matching.