If coral isn’t your cup of tea, other color trends for 2019 include burnt yellow, misty blues, dark greens, soft terracottas, almost whites, and bright citrus colors.
With the continued popularity of mid century modern design, it’s no surprise that Terrazzo is coming back.
Terrazzo is a composite material that consists of chips of marble or granite that is set in concrete and polished to give it a smooth surface. It is incredibly durable & water resistant, so it can be used just about anywhere!
From counters and showers to indoor or outdoor flooring, the possibilities are endless!
For years, the kitchen trend has been minimalistic, simple, and clean. This year, however, kitchens are becoming more personalized with color.
Other big trends for kitchens include the use of raw materials like wood & stone, mixed metals, and open shelving or glass cabinet doors.
Instead of purchasing furniture sets from the same store, collect pieces as you go along. Having furniture in your home that isn’t all matching gives your home a more personalized feeling.
Don’t be afraid to mix furniture from different periods or show off your favorite family heirloom or a chic piece you picked up at a thrift store and refinished.
The bohemian look is back this year but with a more modern, clean, and sophisticated look. This can be achieved by mixing modern with vintage furniture, using softer lines, and layering fabrics.
Items made with natural materials are showing up more and more. Not only are they unique, but they also help you feel more in touch with nature while in your home.
Want to bring more of the outdoors in? Add some house plants! Not only can plants change the way a home feels by adding a refreshing and calming touch, they are also healthy for you (and look great next to the Pantone color of the year)! Plants can purify the air in your home, help you breathe easier, sleep better, decrease stress levels, and improve mental health.
With climate change constantly on the news we are thinking more about how we can lower our personal carbon footprints. Decor that is easy on the eyes while leaving little to no impact on our environment or resources will continue to be a big trend this year. It is becoming more typical in interior design to use items that are repurposed, reclaimed, and recycled.
You know the sayings “One person’s trash is another person’s treasure” and “What is old is new again”? Well refinishing furniture pieces found at thrift stores or flea markets can not only be a fun DIY project that you can show off, but it also helps the environment by lowering the amount of waste that is put into landfills, which in turn, reduces the amount of virgin materials that are used to make new items.