We get asked almost every day about the current trends. While most people come in thinking its grey on grey and more grey, here’s what some expert interior designers had to say.
Bright Green – 2017 Pantone Colour of the Year; Representing refreshment and revitalization. You will soon see this colour in home décor and fashion
Notice we said “Natural tones”. These natural tones create a more rustic controlled look. Colours like olive, terracotta, indigo and purple are all colours to look for. When reflecting neutral natural tones in your decorating palette think of sand dunes, pebble beaches, shells and driftwood. Layer textures and a variety of neutral shades in light medium and dark tones to create interest and depth
A fashion trend that started last year is now making its way to the furniture design world. Elegant and timeless, this cozy yet luxurious fabric speaks to making a home more comfortable. If you’re shying away from living with an entire sofa made of velvet then try adding it to pillows. Deep purple or royal blue pillows can add drama to your light grey sofa. A velvet upholstered headboard can add luxury in any bedroom… utterly gorgeous! Texture You will hear every designer talking about texture and velvet plays right into this. But texture may come in many different ways. From cozy wool throws to a vintage wooden bench as well as a woven basket used as wall art; texture adds interest to your room Like everything else, large bold lighting is what’s trending now. Big gold, stone and crystal lighting adds a luxurious magical element to any home
Whether it’s gold, bleached wood, or black framed, these large pieces add a nice geometric shape and tend to pull any look together. The more basic and the bigger, the better! For more interior design tips and ideas visit Knock on Wood Furniture & Sofas conveniently located off King George Highway, Surrey B.C just behind Costco where our friendly and knowledgeable staff will help you to create an elegant yet comfortable home.