Idea Board: 2018 Trend Report

12/20/2017
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Approachable Architectural

Soft contemporary with all the right angles, these sleek products illustrate a look that’s pared down but still in for the coming year.

LBL-Candora

From LBL Lighting, the Candora LED chandelier balances geometric lines and an airy silhouette. Available in three sizes and three finishes, the fixture is damp-rated and dimmable. www.lbllighting.com

 

Badgley-Mischka-Home-Doheny-Lounge-Chair

Badgley Mischka's Doheny Lounge Chair 1 combines two plush contemporary fabrics on a structured ebony lacquered wooden frame to create a modern look that still begs for a sit. www.badgleymischka.com

 

Universal-Zephyr-Console

Universal’s Zephyr console wears a Solana gray driftwood finish and its base, a polished stainless steel, creates a balancing act underneath. www.universalfurniture.com

AERIN-Harper-Objet

From AERIN’s new collection of decorative accessories, Harper objet in Green Brass sports a jewel tone, on trend for the new year, plus the cubic shape brings structure. www.aerin.com

 

Jaipur-Tremont-rug-Asos-collection

Jaipur’s Tremont rug from its Asos Collection showcases a casual geometric pattern carved from 100 percent wool. Pumice Stone and Steeple Gray combine for a soft contrast. www.jaipurliving.com 

 

Why Architectural?

This look says “modern” without being too contemporary. It provides structure and a bit more pizzazz than transitional styles, but is still approachable and livable. 

 

Pacific-Coast-Lighting-Nina-lamp

Pacific Coast Lighting’s Nina lamp plays with negative space and mixed materials while providing nightlight illumination. www.pacificcoastlighting.com

 

David-Phoenix-Hickory-Chair-Edition-Book-Ends

David Phoenix’s love of architecture is evident in his Edition bookends for Hickory Chair. Intersecting planes of brass are a playful riff on international style architecture and add a sculptural component to a bookcase or desk. www.hickorychair.com

 

Nathan-Anthony-Furniture-Elan-angle-sofa

Nathan Anthony’s Elan angle sofa sits atop a metal base available in three finishes and is customizable — choose between tight or loose seat cushions — perfect for entertaining. www.nafurniture.com

 

Boho Reinvented

Still featuring bold pattern and color, bohemian is now more refined, expertly curated with global influences.

 

Selamat-Fela-Tassel-chandelier

Selamat’s new Fela Tassel chandelier in Indigo Ombre from Justina Blakeney’s collection also comes in pink.                    www.selamatdesigns.com

 

Safavieh-Palm-cowhide-pillow

Safavieh’s Palm cowhide pillow brings an earthy element with high-touch texture and a leafy frond design. www.safavieh.com

 

ModShop-Havana-side-table

ModShop’s Havana side table is a perfect jewel-toned accent, something we’ll expect to see more of in 2018. www.modshop1.com

 

Theodore-Alexander-Embrace-swivel-chair

Theodore Alexander’s Embrace swivel chair is a Steve Leung design. The organic shape and sapphire shade make this chair a perfect fit for boho reinvented. www.theodorealexander.com

 

Imagine-Home-Suffolk-Slipcover-Pendant

Imagine Home’s Suffolk slipcover pendant is a fun, casual standout from the brand dedicated to bringing artisan craft from developing countries to the forefront of design. www.imagine-home.com

 

Celadon-Art-Woven-series

From Celadon Art, the Woven series features four distinctive artworks with a tactile, autumnal and original slant depicting modern influences. www.celadonart.com

 

Why Boho?

We have, in large part, the Millennial generation to thank for this trend. Their love of travel, inheritance of furniture and decor pieces, plus their budget-consciousness, have created a look that is a curated expression of individual style — one that is eclectic and totally unique while still being collected. 

 

Worlds-Away-Luna-GCO-bar

The Luna GCO bar cabinet from Worlds Away is made of gray cerused oak with antique brass hardware. The mixed-material composition fits nicely into a boho scene. www.worlds-away.com

 

CR-Laine-Chester-sofa

In a rich caramel leather, CR Laine’s Chester sofa has square stitch detailing and a sleek frame to provide a grounding, tailored element. www.crlaine.com

 

Nourison-Navajo-Collection

The tribal motif in Nourison’s Navajo Collection rug comes in an unexpected color combo to provide a fresh pop. www.nourison.com

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