Chinese New Year: Home Decor For The Year Of The Rooster
Home Decor For The Year Of The Rooster
Chinese-style decoration can instantly evoke a reflection of serenity and tranquil calm. With most of us engrossed in a fast-paced urban lifestyle, it helps a lot when we can come back home to a peaceful dwelling that allows us to escape this never-ending rush. Therefore Chinese-themed interiors accomplish this goal in a unique style by ushering in harmony and balance!
From exotic botanical prints to futuristic designs and eccentric folk strokes, the trends this year are fun and bold. Colors are misty, such as pastel lemon, rose quartz, and mineral gray and patterns are full of exotic flavors with international influences from South America and the Orient.
The year of the rooster brings a whole new tranche of interior trends to liven up our spaces!
So what are the key trends of the year? Scroll down to discover the decor trends that will rule the roost in 2017!
East meets West: Chinoiserie
Mixing décor styles can be tricky, but “East meets West” is predicted to emerge as a hot trend in home interiors and high fashion this year! Chinoiserie is a style that scored numerously in 2017’s décor trends. As Chinoiserie ornaments perform as yet another waggle to Eastern-influenced décor. It recently became one of the most popular trends in homes in the Western Hemisphere. Chinoiserie adornments include bamboo poles, cherry blossoms, orchid accents, and the blue-and-white porcelain, etc…
Natural and Organic Elements:
Interior designers and artists are embracing natural and organic elements in their work, as natural elements reveal craftsmanship at its finest. The ability to bring nature into home décor elements has long been a fascinating challenge for artists, designers as well as homeowners. Not so long ago, the rising knowledge of the dwindling of the Earth’s resources has made it even more obvious that bringing nature into home interiors is vital as it is a vigorous design aesthetic!
Mosaic Art is one of the most popular as it is durable, discriminating and can be finished in any possible way! Look for artisan crafted mosaics if you favor a rustic and country appeal to your décor. Nevertheless, if you prefer a contemporary style, modern mosaics with minimal patterns can also provoke a show-stopping appeal in your space!
Visual and Textural Balance:
Visual and textural balance is indispensable in interior design, since without it, any style would look monotonous and dull. Creating balance becomes more crucial when coping with inflexible details. However, it becomes more significant when you are seeking to understand rhythm and harmony in interior design. The texture in home décor is also essential in achieving aesthetic balance and a futuristic style.
Minimal Decor and Sleek Symmetry:
Minimalism will remain a trend in Eastern as well as Western cultures, specifically in living rooms. Clean and well-defined straight lines, discreet ornaments and sleek symmetry are all part of Chinese style decoration. According to many renowned Eastern interior designers, a minimalist lifestyle is one that can definitely bring you lots of serenity, tranquility, and delight. Instead of all the excess fluff around, you can focus on simple ornaments that bring you great joy.
Last but not least, whether you choose Chinoiserie ornaments to decorate your space or organic elements to bring nature indoors, the daintiness of these trends is clear. East meets West trend is the component that helps elevate your home décor to the next level. Don’t be afraid to step out of the norm, and create interiors that feel fit for a magazine. Although, going with the trend means incorporating whatever is spotted in magazine and blog articles, but one must first determine whether it will be a good fit for his interior!
Do you consider trend when redesigning your interiors? What home decor trends can’t you get enough of in 2017?
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