Spring is officially here and with warmer days and lighter evenings, many of us enjoy carrying out a big spring clean. Cleaning and updating your home for spring and summer is a great way to enter the new season on a high. You can wave goodbye to the dark and dingy shades of Winter and say hello to lots of bright colours and textures. Carry on reading to find out this year’s top trends in interior design for the new season.
One of the most popular trends this year is to add embellishments to your home. This includes fringing, feathers and even tassels. You’ll see this trend popping up everywhere; on throws, rugs and cushions. It really is the perfect way to add an extra oomph to any room. With this trend, you can add a lovely handmade element to the room that you and your guests will love.
Include Ice Cream Colours
One of the biggest, and boldest, trends of the new season is to add ice cream colours to your home. This is not only going to be popular in interior design but also in the world of fashion too. What’s great about choosing bright ice cream colours is that you can create a perfect palette of many different colours, instead of having to choose just one. This trend is also fun as you can choose lots of matching accessories to go with it that can add a funky vibe to any room.
Last year metallics proved hugely popular in interior design. This year it’s all about glittering gold, subtle gold accents can add a touch of elegance to a room. You can include gold accents on door knobs, handles, picture frames and lamp bases. Glittering gold designs also look great with a pop of colour added and is fast becoming a popular choice.
Add a Tropical Vibe
Is there anything that screams spring and summer more than a tropical theme? Punchy bright colours teamed with gold make this trend hugely popular and you can easily update your home with this theme by changing tablecloths, adding tropical leaf print cushions and using vibrant colours with pinks and blues. Create your very own tropical paradise in your home.
The Ombre trend has been around for a while and it looks like it is here to stay for spring and summer too. You’ll see this trend implemented on fabrics, cushions, rugs and bedding. If you don’t want to paint it on your walls, why not try some wallpaper instead?
One of the easiest ways to spruce up your home with the least amount of hassle, is to hire someone else to do it for you. Interior designers have a keen eye and will be able to advise you on what will work perfectly in your home.