Dec 3, 2019
new year comes the chance to create a fresh start, from clothing to home décor.
The time between the last months of the current year to the first months of the
new year is a time of anticipation and excitement.
Throughout the past year, we saw living spaces that were
bright, blue, nature-inspired, bold, and more!
As 2020 is
quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to plan for what’s to come in the
new year. Whether you’re looking to add value to your home or want a new look,
here are some of the top interior design trends for 2020.
past few years, we’ve seen a shift towards rooms inspired by nature. Bringing
nature indoors helps to create a calm and serene environment, reducing stress
styles related to adding more nature into our homes will remain trendy in 2020.
One trend that has gained in popularity, in part from the sustainability
movement, is biophilia (incorporating human design with
natural elements). Another nature-inspired trend that’s been seen all over the
design world is Japandi (a blend of Japanese and Scandinavian styles).
How to incorporate this trend:
many easy ways to incorporate nature into your living space, including adding
plants and bringing in more natural light. You can also add furniture made of
natural materials, like burnt wood and rattan, or decorate with soothing
colours like green, grey, and blue.
is making a comeback as one of the key trends for 2020! No longer a thing of
the past, wallpaper has gained in popularity thanks to its wide variety of
styles, easy application, and low commitment.
you’ll see many rooms with beautiful floral and tropical wallpaper, bold abstract
and geometric patterned wallpaper, and more!
For a quick
and easy refresh, find the wallpaper style of your choice and apply away! Turn
your wall into a beautiful work of art or add a pop of colour to tie the whole
with the millennial pink trend, 2020 will see rooms with subtle shades of pink.
Variations of nude-pinks, like blush and dusty pink, add warmth and
softness to your space without being overwhelming.
These shades of
light pink will work well in neutral rooms to create a fresh look. To complete
the room, try adding some metal accents and textured materials.
square-edged furniture, more interior designs will incorporate curved furniture
and round shapes. In 2020, we’ll see modern pieces with a retro look, from chairs
and sofas to lights and accessories.
easily add furniture with smoothed and curved edges to any room in your house.
This curved furniture will add a softer and classic touch, as well as make the
room seem more open and inviting.
black is the new black.
colour brings about an air of elegance and sophistication to any room, from the
kitchen to the bathroom. With this trend, we’ll see more black walls,
furniture, fixtures, and finishes.
there is a misconception that black makes a room feel smaller, this can be
easily avoided by pairing it with other colours. The key to incorporating black
into your interior design without it being overpowering is to balance it with colours,
metals, and texture.
just one of those materials that are timeless due to its durability and unique
veining patterns. Whether it’s grey, black, or white, marble adds beauty and
richness to any space.
Marble can be used for countertops, wall tiles, and
flooring. More recently, marble has become a trendy material for accents and
bathroom feel luxurious with marble flooring or add a marble backsplash in your
kitchen for a sleek look. Or, if you’re not ready for the high commitment and
costs, start smaller with a marble coffee table or marble accessories.
another material that will always be popular because it can be adapted to a
variety of styles, including modern and vintage. Incorporating metal can add
brightness, texture, and character to different rooms.
metals are going to be seen everywhere, from metallic statement ceilings to
metal furniture. Metals in all its variants, from industrial steel to oxidized
gold, will be popular in interior design. It’s going to be particularly trendy
to mix metals in your home.
living space with a blend of metal fixtures, furniture with metal bases, and
metallic statement pieces. Try to mix two or three metals throughout your room,
creating balance without becoming overwhelming. Warm metals, like gold and
brass, often work well with cool metals, like silver and chrome.
wall coverings, textural wall panels, a living wall, and other statement walls
are becoming a popular trend in the interior design world. This subtle take on
a feature wall allows homeowners to add a tactile element to any space.
The best part about this trend is that you can
adapt it to your personal style. If you’re a fan of an elegant and classic
look, add a textured wall made of faux stone tiles in a regal flower
pattern. Or, if you prefer a room inspired by nature, add a living wall or wood
home into a seaside paradise with a vibrant coastal colour palette. Decorate
your living space with colours like watery blue, seafoam green, sunshine
yellow, zesty lime, and seashell white.
so many ways to include this colour palette into any room of your choice, from
your living room to your bedroom!
If you’re a
fan of a traditional look, use the 60-30-10 rule with blue, white, and yellow. Another option
is to go with a monochromatic colour scheme to which you can play around with the
patterns and furniture have been trendy for years now, but the problem is that
it’s become too popular and it’s everywhere. In 2020, it’s all about
incorporating geometry into your design subtly and tastefully. It’s
important to use geometric patterns or furniture to add interest and texture to
your living space without being overpowering.
Make a bold
statement by using a vibrant geometric pattern in only one part of the room,
such as adding geometric wallpaper or a geometric carpet. Other unique ways to
incorporate this trend is with geometric lighting.
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