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Trend: Globe Lamps

A huge home decor trend that I just love, love, love, is the renaissance of the chic globe lamp. The globe lamps were a big hit in the 1960s and 1970s and are taking over stylish interiors rapidly. They are mostly combined with brass or marble to enhance the chic style, yet they are also perfect to pair in a sleek Scandinavian style home decor. It was actually FLOS who re-introduced the globe with their IC Lights series designed by  Michael Anastassiades. Then came Bolia with a table lamp … [Read more...]

Interior Trend: Playing Games

Fashion and interior design are constantly inspired by things around us. One very distinctive influence on interior design this year is gaming. We will see furniture and design that is inspired by games, and is translated into playful forms and colours, but also sophisticated, refined and dramatized home decor. Not only furniture but also home accessories will show influences drawn from games, the circus, or gambling. It can be any kind of game: a social game [board games], role games … [Read more...]

Christmas Trends 2016

The holidays are coming! My favourite time of the year. And like each year I did some research into the leading trends. So here they are: Futuristic style The futuristic Christmas style is one of bling, brilliance, iridescence and transparency. Think futuristic shapes, 3D forms, and a hyper modern look. Materials: foil, acrylic glass, latex looks, high-gloss and frothy finishes, perforations and embossed surfaces, beading, sequins, crystal, porcelain and glass. Bohemian retro style The … [Read more...]

How to wear the color trends of 2017 – Denim Drift

Last week Akzo Nobel announced the colour trends for 2017 in interior. And, as you might know, home decor is increasingly influenced by fashion design and vice versa. Whether we mean to or not, many of us choose to decorate our homes in the same colour scheme, styles or patterns in which we dress ourselves. The color of the year 2017 is 'Denim Drift', a beautiful blue hue. It's a timeless color that turns more vibrant or grey-ish, depending how you combine it, and in what light you see it. To … [Read more...]

Trend: Day beds

On hot summer days and sultry evenings, the best thing to do is lounge and relax with a good glass of wine. The newest trend, day beds, are just the thing for that. Day beds are a crossover between a bed, a chaise longue, and sofa. They are ideally used to take a nap in a common room other than the bed room. Day beds can make a great addition to any space. There are many contemporary designs out there, in all price ranges. Even IKEA has some nice day beds available. If you have a design day bed, … [Read more...]

Trend: Floors with patterns

An upcoming trend in home decor is a patterned floor. Especially geometric shapes are über hip like checkered floors, triangles, diamond, hexagon, honeycomb, and chevron patterns. Patterns create an illusion of depth and direction. The honeycomb and checkered pattern are eluding to a sophisticated retro look. Whether you go for a bold colour or more muted hues, a patterned floor adds a playful twist to any space in your home. Like to buy a patterned floor? Moduleo Moods has some great … [Read more...]

Summer Fashion Trend: Pompoms

If there is one thing to stock up this summer, its fashion items with pompoms. The girly summer craze influenced fashion accessories and womens wear across all budgets, ages and cultures. From jewelry to lace up sandals, and from beach bags to different clothes trimmed with a pompom strip. What you will also see is that the pompoms are combined with feathers and tassles. Pompoms just ooze fun and happiness, so no reason not to embrace this trend. I already splurged on a pompom trimmed dress, and … [Read more...]