This is a nice-looking living room with smaller rug. Perhaps the key is to frame the rug with sofas / sofa and armchair combo / sofa and the window. And another trick is to fill up the room so the size doesn't look awkward.
Officefordesign : W-box, a wooden box modular system with a style that goes back to the fifties. just like the others except they kept the original colors of all the mixed up boxes and drawers and shelves!