New Interior Design Trends for 2017

Interior Design TrendsGuest Blogger: Emma Joyce

If there’s one timeless trend when it comes to the world of interior design, it would definitely be the effort you willingly put into making your home as pleasant as possible for you. There are various cool and beautiful interior design trends for this year as well, but the most important thing is to stay true to your personal aesthetics. The following list definitely includes some of the most popular trends in interior design. But you’re more than allowed to incorporate your own take on all of them.

Living rooms

Modern minimalism

Decluttering has made a serious impact in 2017. Not only is it natural to avoid a mess, but you should keep your décor simple as well. Keeping things minimal is nothing unheard of before. But the modern twist includes personal and even statement pieces such as pictures or creative framed prints. This approach provides the best of both worlds, since it also adds warmth and texture to an otherwise cold and plain atmosphere.

Metal craze

A home filled with metallic details has become popular interior design trends among urban style lovers. In 2017, the metallic vibe will become a part of shabby-chic, Japandi and even contemporary décor styles. Accessories such as pots, plates, candles and frames in silver, gold, rose gold or copper tones have already become the rage. Thanks to metallic spray paint, homeowners will also be able to add a metallic sheen to their wooden surfaces, furniture and lighting bases. This trend is a big hit in living room décor and other home areas such as the kitchen and bathroom which can be spruced up too.


Interior Design Trends

Unique headboards

It may seem a bit tricky to achieve a really personal look in one’s bedroom, since you want to keep it simple and soothing. In that respect, bed headboards are regaining their popularity fast.  There are numerous ways and DIY ideas to help you create your customized headboard. This will add to the room’s décor without disrupting your peace of mind before sleep time.

Extra storage

Not many people have the means or space to transform their wardrobes or change them altogether into something more efficient. And it always seems that you lack just a little bit of extra space to avoid cluttered clothes on your chairs and floor. Definitely one of the most interesting trends for 2017 involves the use of store ottomans or wooden trunks at the bottom of the bed. these pieces look incredible in a bedroom and they help keep your clothes in check as well.


Interior Design TrendsDining areas

Incorporating a dining room into your kitchen space shouldn’t be mission impossible. Even small kitchens can benefit from a nice dining area – no renovation work necessary. It’s all about proper storage solutions for your dishes and utensils. If you follow Marie Kondo’s guide to organization, you’ll be left with enough room for a cute dining table and comfy chairs or stools. There are pre-made sets and combo ideas all over the web you can look into. You just may find your perfect dining chairs online. Another option is to look around your local thrift shops or flea markets for some great deals as well.


Interior Design TrendsA Zen-like atmosphere

Natural décor and room design is also something that’s been popular for a while  Now the interior design trends also includes the most intimate room in your home. Among many different bathroom décor ideas, a natural theme seems to be thriving the most in 2017. Wooden elements and earthy colors are a must. Carefully chosen free-standing baths make for an interesting Zen touch, while real plants are an essential piece of bathroom décor. Soft, anti-slip rugs are great for adding extra warmth and texture. Plenty of natural light would be ideal as well, but if that’s not possible, artificial light will do. Keep the light bright and soothing on the eyes.

Whatever new and interesting trend catches your eye, always make sure to add your own personal touch to it. A personal touch keeps your home feeling cozy, pleasant and warm. Going for the trends you like is great, but don’t forget that it’s your individuality that will keep you energetic and motivated every day.

About Author:  Emma B. Joyce is blogger based in Australia. She is a true home decor and DIY fanatic. Emma is interested in music and also is a big reading enthusiast. Finding new designs and patterns is her daily task. She got hooked on home accessories and decorations during her traveling and now cannot stop searching for new inspiration.


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