Nice to have, though when choosing your living room furniture you will have some essential others and components which can be more decorative, such as display items that are not essential. Not essential for a living room, though for chairs, sofas and example is often regarded as essential, while coffee tables and curio cabinets are functional. Small living spaces can be furnished just with seating and perhaps a tiny 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 rooms. Naturally your choice depends upon your individual preferences, and if you love antiques or figurines a curio cabinet would be of more interest than a cocktail cabinet or bookcase.