As we make our slow exit from the design trends of 2017 (warm pastels, outdoor elements, and sleek geometric patterns) we look forward to 2018 via some of the interior design world’s most respected trend forecasters. Expect to see more of the same, as well as few catchy new trends as the months progress. Here are a few of the trends we expect to see gracing the most stylish interiors of 2018.
Tones of Cool Violet
Pantone singled out UltraViolet as their most popular upcoming trend in color and it’s easy to see why. This chilly neutral is surprisingly complementary. Experiment with this trend in boldly patterned textiles used for Roman or roller shade window treatments.
A retro look to be sure, these heavy curtains are being re-imagined outside of stogy hotel rooms and into creative homes via fabrics like cashmere or wax dyed cotton. Experiment with this trend on your home’s largest picture window in tones and patterns that complement both your view and your existing design.
The smart house of the future in the suburban family home of today. Engage with the home automation trend by installing custom motorized shades for your home. When used with a lighter textile, these shades can beautifully diffuse and disperse light throughout your home,