25 Mar 10 trends in decoration to have the most beautiful house of the year
This is the year for creative spaces, with bold mixtures of colours, styles, materials and textures. Different houses, with tons of personality and a lot of creativity.
Here is a list of the top decoration trends (and the ones we like the most) of the year:
- Personality on the walls
Combinations of wallpaper, prints, colours, moldings, rosettes, wood panels, geometric designs, decorated ceilings. The walls become a canvas that is part of the decoration with different compositions in the same room.
- Combination of styles
The best of modern Scandinavian style come together with the timeless elegance of Japanese aesthetics. This Nordic and Japanese blend brings elegance and warmth.
- Nature at home
Indoor plants throughout the house to fill each room with life, freshness and joy. It is important to know where to place them and how to care for them. Vertical indoor gardens are a very original must-have.
- Golden faucets
Elegance triumphs in both bathrooms and kitchens. Gold is one of the most prominent and preferred shades for home faucets this year. Gold, copper and rose gold finishes are also a trend in other elements of the home.
- Eco yes, plastic no
Eco-trend is a must with natural and sustainable elements. Organic textiles, reclaimed wood furniture, natural materials and vegetable fibres. Reducing plastics all around the house. The 3 R’s are in fashion: recover, recycle and reuse.
- Smart furniture
Smart appliances and furniture accompanied by virtual assistants that give a futuristic touch to our home. Lamps, in large sizes and curved shapes, will play a major role in the decoration.
- Variety of colors
Black is the go-to colour in kitchens: furniture, sinks, taps, countertops. Visit our previous post to read about other colour trends for this year and choose the one you like best.
- Less is more
This year is the come-back of naked spaces, with few and useful elements, few objects and chosen decoration. A lot of order and minimalism.
- Metals to combine
Metallic materials are integrated into the the space and used with furniture to separate different spaces and create multiple environments. Lamps, mirrors, screens, glass structures …
- Velvet fabrics
One of the star fabrics in interior decoration for upholstery of sofas, armchairs and chairs, we will even see it on walls.
Learning how to use each trend and deciding on the best space for each one will always be easier with the expertise and good advice of an interior or decoration professional.