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.

Modsy 2021 trend report
Home office furniture sales rose in 2020, with design requests growing 27% year over year.

Modsy Releases 2021 Trend Report

E-design website Modsy analyzed customer studios and surveyed its design community to determine the most popular interior design trends in 2020 and what we can expect to see in 2021 in its 2021 Modsy…
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay

NKBA Releases 2021 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends Report

The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) 2021 Design Trends Research reveals the COVID-19 pandemic will have a substantial lasting impact on kitchen and bath design. As homeowners spend…
Kristi Nelson
Color and pattern are making a comeback, Kristi Nelson says, like in the living room pictured here

Lifestyle Changes Impacting Home Design Trends

This is the time of year when the design community starts looking ahead. Markets have mostly wrapped, the next hot colors are being announced, and all eyes are on the emerging design trends for the…

Virtual Style Spotters LIVE! Scheduled for November 11

Following the Fall 2020 High Point Market, the 2020 Style Spotters are preparing for their biannual Style Spotters LIVE! event. Typically occurring in person towards the end of each market, this fall…

Glidden Selects 2021 Accent Color of the Year

Last year, the Glidden paint brand by PPG didn’t select a Color of the Year. Instead, it unveiled Whirlwind (PPG1013-3), a no-fuss gray with a touch of blue that people will genuinely like staring at…
Home office furniture
With many people working from home more than ever before, look out for sleek new chairs and desks to help create more stylish remote workspaces. Shown is the popular Corridor collection from BDI (IHFC D536).

5 Trends to Look Out For at Fall 2020 High Point Market

After the cancellation of spring High Point Market, the highly anticipated event is back in action from Oct. 13-21 with safety precautions in place. We’re all eager to get back to (almost) normal,…
IMC High Point Market Trend Watch
IMC has announced dates and trends for its virtual TrendWatch series for High Point Market.

IMC Shares Virtual High Point TrendWatch Lineup

International Market Centers (IMC) has announced that its exclusive TrendWatch program will highlight 120+ products from more than 70 exhibitors through a series of half-hour CEU-accredited webinars…
soft goods Classic Home
Classic Home’s soft goods Villa Collection has offered new growth opportunities for the furniture manufacturer, which has seen the category grow rapidly since its introduction.

The Profit Potential of Pillows

Do you have a full assortment of decorative pillows and textiles in your retail establishment? Whether a lifestyle, furniture, lighting or design studio, pillows are an easy entry point for the…

PPG Announces 2021 Palette of the Year

In an era where normal is no longer and mental and physical well-being have become more important than ever, consumers are craving simple comforts and a slowed-down lifestyle. Emulating both the…

Style Board: Multi-Functional Small Space Furnishings

Small space furnishings that are as functional as they are stylish.  The Connor table lamp from Lite Source features brushed nickel metal grill cage design that showcases an integrated wireless…