Interior Design Trends

Top 5 2021 Interior Design Trends That You’ll Want To See In Your Home

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Interior design is an art form of and within itself! The beauty of interior design stems from its ability to transform, readily modify, and incorporate various influences, which will enhance and correctly portray the vision of each and every unique customer. Interior designers from all around the world have shared and divulged into what styles and designs are hot on the market and wanted most in residential home interiors. From bedrooms, to living rooms, to even built-in domestic gyms, these interior design trends will have your home be the talk of the town and will make everyone jealous that they don’t live in your house! 

  • Earthy Tones 

First, let’s start by discussing trending colours that are being splashed and painted onto every surface of the new modern and chic house styles currently being renovated. Earth tones, such as olive green, burnt orange, and even yellow and brownish hues are among the most popular earth tones that will turn your residential living space into a warm and cozy sanctuary. For anyone that loves to spend time in the great outdoors, this bold and comforting modification will create the most serene environment, which can be compared to being directly outside! Including these earth tones can be innovative and offer your house a modern interior design revamp unlike any other!

An interior design with earthy tones and brown leather sofa and earthy decorations.
  • Multifunctional Living Spaces

With most households now experiencing children participating in distance learning and adults working from home, due to the pandemic, multifunctional spaces have never been more popular! Multifunctional interior designs have been commonly seen and built-in areas, such as the kitchen and dining rooms. By adding an island into your kitchen, this tiny counter-space area can double in functionality as both an area to cook and a workspace! By renovating this small space within one room, families can now have an area to socialize, eat, cook, and work all at the same time and in the same place! Even adding breakfast nooks or additional kitchen counters can turn this room from a designated cooking area into a unique and fun socializing space for the entire family. 

a couple work from home in their home office and kitchen
  • Floral Wallpaper

Now, I know what you are thinking. Floral wallpaper? Didn’t we leave this trend back in the 1980’s. We did, however floral wallpaper has made a comeback within interior design unlike any other! By adding a floral pattern to a wall within your household, you will be adding a vibrant and unique twist that will pull your home out of it’s boring contemporary style and into a wowing and exclusive modern interior fashion. Add your personal style to any room, especially bedrooms, bathrooms, and dining rooms, by incorporating and accenting a wall filled with vibrant flower petals. 

  • Biophilic Designs

Biophilic designs are the extremely popular trend that integrates natural elements, such as plants, certain light, and materials, into modern interior designs, which could even directly benefit resident’s health! Research has shown that by incorporating direct or indirect elements of nature into the interior design of a residential area, these design elements have a role in reducing stress, decreasing blood pressure levels, and level out heart rates. Some examples of biophilic designs within a household are the use of natural light, installing a free-falling water fountain, or even including the use of indoor plants and gardens! In a world that is putting so much emphasis on sustainability within our environment, biophilic design is a way to utilize nature for both interior design and our own wellbeing. Check out this amazing house called Loft Garden Oasis in Vancouver with more than 197 plants!

house filled with interior plants and a girl of a hammock
  • Canopy Beds

After deciding on what kind of tones and wallpapers will be adorning your living space, it is time to decide on what interior furniture you would like to fill your residential living area with! One statement item that will make any bedroom look fashionably chic and also cozy is a canopy bed! This style of bedframe was extremely popular back in the early 2000’s, but you know what they say about trends. They usually make a huge comeback, which is exactly what is occurring with the canopy bed! This stylish bedframe will look unified and elegant in any bedroom. Choose from sleek metal or acrylic frames, a canopy bed will create an airy and open environment for any room in which it is modishly placed!

a canopy bed with earthy tone curtains and neutral colour decoration in the bedroom
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