Thanks to the availability of many fresh and interesting design innovations, 2017 is shaping up to be a fun year to redecorate, remodel or simply go shopping for a few new home accent pieces. Whether you’re sprucing up your current home or thinking of decorating a new environment, it’ll be helpful for you to understand the top home décor trends of 2017.
1. 2017 Home Interior Color Trends: Greens, Grays, Taupes, Purples and Blues
Pantone recently announced that a leafy, calming green color known as “Greenery” is their color of the year. Indeed, furniture and bedding manufacturers have been incorporating this shade of green into their collections in abundance lately.
Paint purveyors’ choices for color of the year differ greatly from Pantone’s selection, with the predominant paint color choices being shades of gray, taupe, grayed-down purple and grayish blue.
2. Transitional Style Reigns Supreme in 2017 Home Interiors
While we have yet to see what changes the Trump family will make to the White House décor in 2017, average citizens are adopting the transitional style of home decor in droves. Transitional kitchens have outpaced traditional style kitchens. For quite some time, transitional style upholstery fabrics have been trending upwards in sales at the expense of traditional style home furnishing fabrics.
3. Mudrooms and Entries Are a Main Focus in 2017 Interior Design
A number of sources have been reporting that Americans are currently obsessed with organizing and decorating the areas where people enter their homes. In the spaces that transition from back door to indoors, people are incorporating closet-like amenities such as coat racks and shoe storage. In some cases, they’re even incorporating well-planned laundry facilities into these areas.
4. Countertops Made of Stone Are Trendy in 2017 Kitchen Designs
Stone continues to top the list of trendiest kitchen countertop materials. Granite has been a favorite for many years now, and its popularity remains high despite a slight dip in market share so far this year. In luxury homes, quartz is the preferred kitchen countertop material for 2017.
5. Satin Brass Faucets and Hardware Are Emerging in the Kitchen and Bathroom
Forbes.com recently reported that satin brass is the au courant finish for kitchen hardware. This warm, appealing metal suits the predominating transitional style of room décor well.
6. Fabric Headboards and Tufted Headboards Are the Top Trends in 2017 Bedroom Décor
Metal headboards are trending down in 2017. Replacing them are tufted headboards, particularly styles covered in luxurious fabrics such as silk or leather. These impart a soft, sophisticated look that’s particularly calming and restful.
Now you’re up-to-date on all the most noteworthy home décor trends for 2017. We hope the information from this trend report will be useful to you as you shop for new home furnishings this year.