If you love keeping up to date with the latest decor trends, it’s definitely well worth continuing reading in order to discover some of the top home decor trends of 2018 according to Gary Friedman. All of which are guaranteed to add a touch of style to your home.
Decor trends of 2018:
Dark wood furniture
While light wood furniture has been a more popular option than dark wood furniture in recent years, in 2018 you can accept to see a far greater percentage of dark wood furniture such as cupboards, dining tables, coffee tables and bookshelves in your favorite furniture stores. So if you’re looking to invest in a new solid wood table or desk, it’s well worth browsing a few of your favorite stores to see if any models take your fancy.
As an added bonus, scratches and marks are far less noticeable with dark wood furniture as they are on light wood furniture. So you’ll be sure to love how low maintenance dark wood furniture is.
Velvet sofas and chaises
If you’ve ever toyed with the idea of purchasing an attractive, velvet sofa, now is the perfect time as in the next few months you should expect to see velvet sofas for sale at all of your favorite furniture retailers. If you don’t want to commit to purchasing a brand new sofa, you can still experiment with velvet by purchasing a few cheap velvet pillows, to decorate your sofa or bed with.
Stainless steel is set to become of the year’s hottest decor trends. A simple way to experiment with the stainless steel trend is to replace your bathroom and kitchen’s outdated handles and doorknobs with sleek stylish, stainless steel versions. Which you’ll be able to pick up for a few dollars each, from your nearest hardware store.
It’s the right time to display your family’s antique heirlooms as antique furniture and decorations are set to make a comeback in 2018. Examples of antique items which you may want to consider displaying in your home include antique grandfather clocks, antique writing desks, and antique cabinets.
If your family doesn’t own any antique items, simply attend a local auction or browse through a second-hand furniture store. Where you’re likely to find a wide array of unbeatable bargains.
If you don’t like the idea of displaying second-hand items in your home, you’re still in luck as a wide variety of furniture companies are set to release brand new pieces which have been inspired by antique pieces.
Large frameless mirrors
One way to add a bit of style to your home and to create the illusion of well needed extra space is to invest in a few frameless mirrors which will instantly make each of your rooms feel larger than they are. So whether you simply love the look and feel of spacious rooms or you live in a relatively small home, which is lacking in space, it’s well worth purchasing a few oversized frameless mirrors.
So if you’re interested in investing in a few new decorative items, it’s well worth using the above guide as shopping inspiration.