It is a new year. Why not get a fresh and distinctive look for your home? Not sure what the new fashions are? Here are some great ideas that can breathe new life into your interior decorating. With many ideas carrying over from last year, you can be sure your home will continue to be in style for years to come.
This trend began emerging in 2017 and is only gaining steam in 2018. Those shapes and patterns are making their debut in everything from throw pillows and areas rugs to wall and window coverings. It is so easy to use accessories to bring this style to life in your home. Experts say it is one design that is expected to be around for a long time.
Farmhouse Style and Natural Elements
Bring the vintage charm into your home by incorporating light, neutral and natural objects into the décor. Reclaimed wood and classic white subway tiles add a hint of charm and refinement. Also of note, traditional lighting fixtures such pendant lights, are making a comeback. This gives your home a comfortable and warm feeling that is sure to be a big hit.
Bright and Warm Colors
The leading colors of 2017 were deep jewel tones. Not so in 2018. This year, we will be seeing more bright colors adorning the homes of your friends and family. Expect to experience yellows, reds and orange hues in both accessories and accent walls. Place a colorful throw or a few bright pillows on your sofa. Put some interesting vases on your shelves. Hang a few vibrant paintings on the wall. These bright colors are a fantastic way to lighten up small rooms and add a great deal of warmth to every home interior.
Here is yet another carry-over from 2017. We are continuing to encounter these shiny metal decorations in both embellishments and more permanent features, such as kitchen backsplashes and furnishings. Even your kitchen sink is getting in on action. Copper sinks are gaining in popularity replacing porcelain and stainless as the new option. We are even seeing copper in side tables and lamps.
The contrast of Black and White
Create a sensational look in your space by utilizing these opposing colors in you design. This approach adds interest and balance to your home.
Think outside the box for this look. Sure, it is easy to use pillows, throws and other fabrics, but you can also add this touch with paintings and wallpapers. The use of velvet adds softness and warmth to any room. Many decorators are using natural stone to create stunning accent walls.
Also, something you may not have considered is the usage of concrete items such as vases or planters. Even countertops are getting the concrete makeover. These items are rugged and sturdy. They will easily fit into any style.
It is your home, decorate it how you like it.
Keep in mind that no matter what is trending in home décor, you should always decorate your home to your own style and tastes. After all, it is your sanctuary from the world. It is where you feel safest. So, it should also be the place where you feel the most comfortable.