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It's 2018 and home decor trends are coming in hot. Don't expect a quiet and muted year! Designers and brands expect home decor to be bolder than years before. With a mix of vivid jewel tones, luxe velvets and brass tones balanced with natural accents. Here are some trends that you could say bye to and some you could ring in the new year with!

 

 

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Wall Word Art

Using phrase works to create a fun focal point bas become overdone and outdated in recent years. Designers will be looking for less literal ways to express themelseves.

Accent Walls

Many interior designers, including Lauren Liess host of HGTV's Best House on the Block, agrees that accent walls were trending in the 80's-90's and will instantly make a room look outdated. Trending looks for 2018 are more timeless textures like millwork or wainscoting. Making a statement with the ceiling is going to by a big trend as well accordning to Pinterest's Top Home Predictions.

All White Kitchens

According to decor leader, Houzz.com, kitchens will be swapping out the clean white with warmer colors like cream, blue and greys.

Mismatched Architectural Elements

Things like barndoors and formal columns are amazing in the right setting but when mismatched things can seem all over the place and quickly become outdated.

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Jewel Tones

2018 is ready to roll out a bold entrance. Pantone just named Ultra Violet its Color of the Year, while Sherwin-Williams selected Oceanside SW 6496 (think emerald green meets sapphire). Both are said to be very invigorating shades that are dark, cozy and bold.

Brass Tones

Brass tones are back and better than previous cycles. A bright and brillant finish will score perfectly in bathrooms and kitchens. It will add a level of sophistication to any space or room.

Handmade Pottery

A predictions that deeply personal and organic aesthetic accents will rise in 2018. Handmade and hand-painted items, rough linens and pottery pieces have imperfections that display a since of beauty. Be ready to showcase them.

Storage Statements

Anthropologie's stylish directors, Christina Frederick, says "Statement storage will be a growing trend in 2018." This is a positive things since we have sacrificed functionality for style for many years now. And it's just not for the dining room or the media rooms. Creating small nooks spots throughout the house will expand a homes space.

Natural Accents

Many products made with natural materials will become popular in 2018. Wooden kitchen pieces, concrete vessels and leather accents will defintely guarentee a one-of-a-kind style.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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