Every year home and lifestyle magazines, blogs, trade publications and newspapers create a list of the biggest trends to watch for the coming year. While each list has its own unique spin there are overarching themes that tie them together. After searching through countless articles of the top home decor and interior design trends for 2018, we have a complied the top recurring trends.
1. Darker and Jeweled Tone Color Palettes
2018 is all about rich and moodier colors. As shown from our blog Making the Most of Color Trends many of the top paint manufacturers are selected deeper hues as the 2018 Color of the Year. Sherwin Williams chose the jeweled-tone Oceanside and Benjamin Moore went with the intense color Caliente. Even top color institute, Pantone, named the vivid Ultra Violet as its 2018 Color the Year.
2. Brass Accents
Brass is back in 2018. It is all about capturing those warm and golden tones that gives a softer feeling than the clean and modern look of stainless steel. Wether it is on kitchen cabinets, living room furniture, or bathroom faucets brass accents can be infused throughout your home.
3. Bold Prints
Floral patterns are going to be seen in a new light in 2018. While florals are usually associated with feminine look, the new use of the print will add a casual boho feel to your room. By using the pattern in exaggerated proportions and unique contrasting colors will make it feel fresh and elegant.
4. Natural Elements
The push towards eco-conscious and sustainable practices will reflect in the materials used and visual look of home decor in 2018. There is a move towards natural materials such as stone, copper, concrete and other natural materials. Also, pieces will have a visual airiness and serene quality.
5. Black & White Decor
This timeless combination will never go out of style. The high contrast between black and white will create a bold statement in any space. Also, the classic pairing will provide a sense of balance to the more striking styles that are popular this year.