One can do nearly anything they want with family room design today, yet it is still important to consider living room decorating themes when decorating your family room. 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 discover a piece of furniture that they adore, and have nothing to match it with. Others will find a pattern of wall paper that looks like it came completely from heaven, yet won't be able to find a single piece of furniture 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.