Fresh beginnings and clean slates kick off a new year. Sightings, prognostications and guesstimations of what will be on trend in the world of home furnishings and decor are everywhere, and Places In The Home is no exception. New, not so new, and so good it’s not going anywhere anytime soon items top the decorating trends for 2014.
I said this last year and why change it if the words hold true? Good trends possess not only the quality, but the look and decorative chops to become even better the second, third or hundredth time around when done very well. I do believe there’s another word for it, and that word is classic.
All that is old is new again. Antiques, vintage or flea market– find a treasure and put a big twist of new on it. Making something your own is nothing new. Exercise creative vision and style by looking at a classic in a new light.
Shine a light (or two) on a most stylish and well appointed kitchen situation!
Make an illuminating statement with interior lighting
or with a trend that has a proven preference record, design favor and culinary convenience, open shelving.
The big brass beautifulooza home decor band plays on for 2014.
Barbara Cosgrove Tall Aged Brass Table Lamp
Rounding out the buzz-worthy list of predicted home furnishing and home decorating trends for 2014 is texture
You make me blush color play.
It’s all in the details with nailheads.
A renewed interest in classic favorites, radiant colors reminiscent of spring’s arrival, stone cold beauty, and if just for a season, a color diversion from spaces totally immersed in a neutral palette show beautiful promise in the decorating trends for 2014.