It’s the second half of 2017 already, and you feel like your house needs a little bit of updating. Prepare your home for the rest of the year with shades of cheery colors, a mixture of patterns and simply happy motifs. Be prepared for a few unexpected interior design twists that will add flavor to your home.
The color forecasters at Benjamin Moore have just revealed their pick for the 2017 color of the year: Shadow, which they describe as a "rich, deep amethyst."
Rich, royal amethyst can fade into the soft lilac-grey of distant mountains or morph into lustrous coal. Indulge your mysterious side. Let Shadow set the mood." (—Ellen O’Neill, Creative Director)
Pattern Over Pattern
This trend was first seen at the New York Fashion Week. A runway fashion show is usually the catalyst for design trends for the home space and this pattern over pattern design is just like it. For every pattern lover in us, this pattern over pattern trend is indeed loved. With all the mix and match combinations that you can try, you can say goodbye to the boring old statement pieces. A colorful comforter can amplify the interior design of the master’s bedroom, allowing you to be more creative than you think.
Interior design is not just about putting things together to make the space look homey. Rather, it is an opportunity for every home owner to explore the various design combinations they can use to make their living space truly their own.