Interior Design Trends
Even though design trends come and go, staying on-trend helps give your home a fresh, stylish feel. Our experts’ advice will help you define your personal style, and translate it to your home. They’ve got their thumb on the pulse of interior design trends which will help you find the best way to update your home this year.
Updating your home with 2017 interior design trends will give it a stylish, modern, and like-new feel. In terms of design, this year has been the year of bold. Big patterns, deep colors, and unique materials describe the style of 2017. Navy began to phase out, replaced with a deep green. Exciting, unique materials like cork have come into play, too. Here’s what you need to know about the upcoming interior design trends.
From industrial and Scandanavian to minimalism and Hollywood glam, there are numerous Interior Design Styles from which to choose. And how you decorate can reveal a lot about you as an individual. Home decor is a “window to your personal style,” says Krista Raut, Houzz. What does your home say about you? Pairing Popular [...]
The furniture you purchase for your new home is integral when creating the perfect environment for your family. While there are endless options and combinations available for home furnishings, it can be tricky to know what type of furniture to choose to really make a house a home. Since interior design is one of our major [...]
From industrial and Scandanavian to minimalism and Hollywood glam, there are numerous Interior Design Styles from which to choose. It all comes down to personal preference. What do Y-O-U like best? “What you wear is not the only thing that gives away insights about your personality,” says Krista Raut, Houz. “Your home décor is [...]
Interior design trends come and go with the seasons, but certain trends have been around so long, it’s hard to even call them trends. The use of Geometric Patterns is one of those. We have seen geometric patterns pop up in homes for decades. “The reason for their longevity is that geometric prints and shapes are versatile [...]
Boring. Blah. Underwhelming. When most of us think of neutral colors, these are the words that immediately come to mind. Well, newsflash! “Neutral colors don’t have to be boring,” says Shelley Little, Freshome. “In fact, a calm, neutral backdrop allows you to bring out some pretty bold elements into your design that may [...]
“Color is powerful,” writes Maxwell Ryan, Apartment Therapy. “It is stimulating, healing, soothing and fun. It is also a big commitment.” Not only does redesigning or redecorating take a monetary commitment, but also a pretty hefty time commitment to research, design, and ultimately execute. So, it is important to know what [...]
Typically, a case of the blues is a bad thing – insinuating a feeling of deep sadness. In interior design, however, a case of the blues is quite the opposite. The color blue has been shown to create a sense of calm and relaxation, even lowering blood pressure and heart rate. And when used properly, blue is the perfect [...]
Less is more. This is the simple mantra behind minimalism – one of our favorite interior design concepts. Minimalism is a style that “simultaneously showcases exceptional functional design while artistically creating a simplified way to live,” says Neila Deen, Freshome. “In a nutshell, it’s design that’s stripped down to [...]
Interior design might seem as straightforward as choosing a paint color and coordinating your furniture, but the truth is, the devil’s in the details. Those last few finishing touches can really pull together a room and make it your own. Since we’re in the business of adding accents to homes, we were curious to know what [...]
“No matter how fine your furnishings, the pieces must complement each other or you won’t have a pleasing space,” writes Leah James, SFGATE. “That’s especially true of walls and window treatments given that they abut.” So, it’s important to put careful thought and care into your window treatment/wall color pairings. Here are a few [...]