5 home décor trends for 2016
A new year means new trends. So what’s in the forecast for 2016 home décor?
We turned to the pros at Elle Décor to find some of the hottest home trends for 2016 home décor. We’re delighted to report that it appears that spending more time in the home – be that in the dining room, living room or the kitchen – is the thing to do in the new year.
2016 home décor favors the simplistic look while bringing back traditional cues with an eclectic twist. Check out a brief preview of what’s to come this year:
If you have the space, make your bathroom a sweet retreat. For a perfect place to give yourself a manicure or pedicure, look to a sweet little chair. Sabine Fresh Flowers Chair, $249.95 (plus Cash Back), Pier1.com
Mix it up in the kitchen
Matching sets are a thing of the past – eclectic is in. So if your kitchen is a bit on the modern side, soften it up with a classic rug. Main Street Kerman Floral Rug, $69.99-$299.99 (plus Cash Back), Kohls.com
Dressing for dinner
Forget dining by the TV; we’re happy to report that formal dining rooms are back in style. Remember your resolution to enjoy family and friends more? Relax over a meal. You’ll be more tempted to linger if the light is right, so light up some candles. Pink Champagne Layered Pillars, $10.95-$12.95 (plus Cash Back), Pier1.com
Ditch the gizmos
If your living room is filled with high-tech gadgets, the pros say hide it or move it out. A simple, clean living or family room will bring peace. If you can’t bear to move it out, hide it in a classy piece. Madison Park Mason Ottoman, $159 (plus Cash Back), Bedbathandbeyond.com
Elle Décor says to jazz up that bathroom mirror, but we’re in favor of bringing some ornate, funky shapes to the bedroom, too. For an elegant touch, look to an artful piece. Utermost Allita Mirror, on sale $284.99, Macys.com