It’s no secret that home interiors are influenced by the risk-taking fashion industry. In fact, in many cases the trends are a literal translation. Generally just a simple 1-2 year space can separate the cat walk from your hallway. If you are looking for an opportunity to jump ahead of the curve, grab the closest Elle magazine and start scoping!
Here are some of the trends that just graced the stage of fashion week a few months back and their appearance is readily being adopted into the home.
Aristic Expression goes from blouse to house in the blink of an eye.
Floral patterns spring from spotlight to bold interior statements.
Bold beautiful gem tones go from high fashion to downright delicious interiors.
Muted tones grace the stage, and in the home they have a lot to say.
As trends are born they are either accepted or vehemently avoided. The trends that live, mature, become larger, and expand into bigger articles, products, and furnishings. In 2014 you will see that people are accepting a myriad of new design elements. It’s no longer the hum drum beige, with it’s safe monochromatic color palette. The industry has embraced expression, individuality, and personal style! So pull out your rustic wood treatments, shine up those silver candle holders, and bring out that awesome shag carpet! Rejoice in your personal expression, marry your textures, and be bold with your colors.
It’s a new year! Learn it, Live it, Love it, Become it!