Trends

Colors of the year, color palettes and color trends are all part of the interior design and retail experience in home furnishings. Get inspired by what's trending and why.

Kerrie Kelly Design Labs, kitchen renovation
Mixed materials, multi-tone cabinets and functionality are trending as consumers look for more customized kitchen spaces.

Custom Appliances, Materials Elevate Kitchens and Baths in 2021

The two most used rooms in the home have typically been the kitchen and bathroom. These also continue to be the rooms that top consumer wish lists for renovation — to make them more functional, more…

IMC’s Spring 2021 High Point TrendWatch Highlights Key Home Furnishings Trends

International Market Centers (IMC) announced that its proprietary TrendWatch program will showcase three directional trends – Mélange, Mixtape and Resilience & Resolve – for Spring 2021 High…
KBIS 2021 Best of Product Awards Announced
KBIS has announced its 2021 Best of Product Finalists. Photo by Chastity Cortijo on Unsplash

KBIS Reveals 2021 Best of KBIS Product Finalists

The Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) today announced the product finalists for the 2021 Best of KBIS Awards. Regarded as one of the industry’s most prestigious awards, Best of KBIS recognizes…
Dallas Market Center Visual Presentation Awards, Uttermost
Uttermost was one of the Visual Presentation Award winners at the Total Home & Gift Market.

Dallas Market Center Announces Visual Presentation Awards Winners

Dallas Market Center has announced the recipients of the Best Visual Presentation Awards for January Total Home & Gift Market. Judging for Best Visual Presentation took place during the January…
Houzz 2021 Kitchen Trend Report
Houzz shares what consumers expect in 2021 kitchen renovations. Photo: Margaret Wright Photography @Houzz

Kitchen Storage Tops Wish List in HOUZZ 2021 Kitchen Trends Report

Kitchen storage is a priority item in home renovations, according to the 2021 U.S. Houzz Kitchen Trends Study. The survey of more than 2,000 U.S. homeowners using Houzz who are in the midst of, are…
Kichler Ridgewood linear chandelier
Natural materials, like the reclaimed wood used on the Ridgewood linear chandelier, help clients achieve a softer, warmer ambiance.

Timelessly Versatile Lighting Trends

The home has become a place where we do it all: live, work, learn, dine and entertain ourselves. Homes are getting refreshed as their inhabitants start to uncover their shortcomings, from both style…
2021 design trends
Solis Betancourt & Sherrill (designer), Walter Smalling (photographer)

1stDibs Reveals 2021 Trends From Annual Designer Survey

1stDibs,​ the leading marketplace for extraordinary design and those passionate about it, has announced the results of its fourth annual Interior Designer Trends Survey, completed by hundreds of…
Pantone Colors of the Year 2021, Ultimate Gray, Illuminating Yellow
Pantone has announced its colors of the year for 2021

Pantone Announces 2021 Color(s) of the Year: Illuminating and Ultimate Gray

Pantone has revealed a pair of colors for 2021's Color of the Year. PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating is one of strength and positivity. It is a story of color that…
High Point Market Black, White and Blue Trends
Black, White and Blue were trending at High Point Market.

High Point Market Trends: Black, White and Blue Neutrals

Blacks, whites and true blues create stunning anchor and accent furnishings in modern, yet comfortable rooms across the home and outdoors. No matter which showroom we entered in High Point Market…

5 Kitchen Trends That Earn the Most Likes on Instagram

A well-designed kitchen is an instant hit on Instagram. With almost 665,000 posts tagged to the hashtag #KitchensOfInstagram and 14,800 searches for “kitchen design ideas” in the UK every year, it’s…