Now I don’t tend to let trends dictate what I do. However, trends are what stores will be selling, from what they see at market.
So here are just some of the styles predicted to be big in 2016.
Benjamin Moore’s Color Of The Year is Simply White.
I think this is could be part of the simplification process many people are wanting to bring into their lives.
Shiny is in style.
According to the Dwell on Design conference, sustainable products are very popular. Everything from the latest in technology to the latest in textile manufacturing.
Bringing the outdoors in.
David Bromstad said this means that consumers will be buying furniture that they can use indoors and outdoors.
Hey, I’ve been doing that for years!
Artisan Goods – globally crafted goods. Nate Berkus says that consumers should not be afraid to mix vintage and globally crafted goods. Like pairing a Moroccan rug with a table from Target.
Minerals – Minerals are going au natural. You will see big chunks of quartz on display and unpolished semi-precious stones as door pulls.
Mixing metallics and metals – Embrace retro bling.
(The bedroom above was designed by Sam Allen.)