These unique features will not only add value to your home yet enhance your lifestyle too. The new trends are earth tone and jewel tone colors, curves, wellness retreats, chic workplaces, kitchen statements, designed laundry and mudrooms and artsy pendants.
Earth tone colors and Jewel Tone Colors
Earthy tones show calming effects and create a nature—inspired esthetic. Earth tones of taupe, creamier winter whites, terracotta red and all shades of brown dominate the design colors. Earthy and neutrals inspires richness and romance with a golden hues. Neutral palettes shown through textures and natural aging of wood invite warmness and elegance into the living area. The inherent imperfections of floors and furniture amplify the natural color hues. Bold colors bring creativity and fun to a room. The colors of the walls, fabrics and furniture of brown and bold color shades enhance the world of beauty to your home. Antiques and contemporary furniture mixed never go out of style.
Arcs and rounded shapes have been making their way into interiors for a while. Crescent sofas, tulip and egg chairs and circular rugs are the fashion statements now. The curve statement gives you the art of illusion. You do not want to overdo it and have too much curves. Different textures and fabrics add to the illusion of a home in vogue.
Wellness Retreats for Bathrooms
Self-care is one of the keys to improving your physical and mental health. Bathrooms are becoming your spa sanctuary with heated floors, steam rooms, de-mist mirrors, saunas and free standing tubs. The best upgrade in a master bathroom is a spa. Large master bathroom with room for a soaking tub, walk-in-shower, wet rooms and a sauna will add a sense of luxury and relaxation to your life. A see thru bathtub is a unique design look and adds a focal point in the bathroom. An on demand water heater will help you save space and energy and you will never run out of hot water. Touchless faucets are great when you want water on demand and germ free. Matte black finishes and colorful sinks are being used in the bathrooms to bring out the colors. Large format wall tiles and teak wood give the spa look in the showers. High design powder rooms have a luxury vanity areas with mirrors and shelving for makeup and perfume. Adding elegance to your bathroom by adding overlarge chandeliers and drum pendants are the newest lighting for bathrooms. Luxury looks can be achieved by installing marble in flooring, walls or fixtures. Bathrooms should be your private retreat where you distress and unwind.
The workplace at home has become more highly individualizes and stylish. Work places are becoming more chic with personal styles, unique art and a mix of old and new furniture. The office space should show your personality with your office furniture, rugs, lighting and artwork for our new office space.
A luxury kitchen with decors of modern lighting, granite cabinets, wall tiles, beautiful black splash, mirror back splash, modern faucets and commercial appliances will enhance your home look. Luxury kitchens would include dual workspaces. A jetted laundry sink is great for washing delicate laundry. Kitchens are now becoming a focal point of design with hidden storage and glass shelving to display dishes. Cabinets above the kitchen area is slowly disappearing and are called topless cabinets. Kitchens without cabinets are being substituted with mirrors and windows and they minimize the clutter in a kitchen. Stone and wood are the best finishes and create a warm and inviting look.
Designs for mudrooms can be from farmhouse mudrooms to modern mudrooms. Farmhouse mudroom would have wooden benches, sliding barn doors, galvanized art work and wood signing. Modern mudroom would be all white, have abstract art, stencil flooring and have vintage hardware. Pool mudrooms would have a serene and soft look with blue hues and beach art. Children’s mudroom would be all colorful and very functional. Traditional mudroom would most likely be in the utility room with tile flooring and benches for storage. Mudrooms can be very functional and make your life easier.
Artsy and Oversized Pendants
Bold oversized lighting grabs everyone’s attention and look quite exquisite. Lighting is made from paper, fabric or silk with soft ambient glow. Silver and iron accents add sophistication to lighting. An Artistic rotating blend of light and movement in space with spheres of metal or glass show the modern masterpiece of artistry in lighting.