Parlor rooms have existed within the world of homeowning for quite some time, and they continue to be a significant part of many home layouts to this day. They’re cozy but ornate, and they often have an intimate atmosphere that encourages conversation and discussion. As with almost any room, however, it can be difficult deciding what furniture and decorations should fill it to make it your own. What kind of couch goes in a parlor room? Should the décor be medieval or nautical? In the accompanying infographic, we’ve provided a look at what role both the traditional and modern parlor room play in a home. We’ve also got a rundown of different furniture pieces and décor, complete with explanations of each, that will help you bring your parlor room together perfectly.