Interior Design Trends

High Point Market has wrapped up for Fall 2016 and, as expected, it was chock full of inspiration and ideas. High Point Market chooses nine designers each year to provide their insights and inspirations. They call these designers the Style Spotters, and that’s just what they do – they spot the styles, the trends, and […]

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The High Point Market Authority, in preparation for this year’s High Point Market, partnered with trend forecasters Fashion Snoops to dig in and explore possible trends as we head toward Spring and Summer 2017. Fashion Snoops’ research  and predictions brought an interesting idea to the surface – Old Havana. With the recent historically relevant opening […]

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  It feels a bit like Christmas. Not just because holiday goods have invaded the retail marketplace but because paint companies and color authorities are unveiling their selections for the colors that will influence design and décor decisions throughout the coming year. These shades are both predictions of what will be in vogue as well […]

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The American Society of Furniture Designers (ASFD) recently announced the winners of the 21st annual Pinnacle Awards. Created in 1995, the Pinnacle Awards were designed to promote stunning design and to recognize quality designs in the general marketplace rather than one-of-a-kind boutique style pieces. To have been considered for this award, items must be in […]

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When it comes to forecasting home design trends, Lily Berelovich, founder of trend forecasting firm Fashion Snoops, points out that “the trends that we will see within the next two years are already beginning to take shape now. It is a fascinating process to discover how cultural movements translate into future products.” At the recently […]

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It is fall – time for leggings and scarves, boots and jeans, pumpkin spice everything –and it is time for the anticipated announcements of various Colors of the Year from paint manufacturers and color authorities worldwide. Some years, the colors will align with the same feeling, other years the colors are more wide ranging. As […]

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Copper Toned

October 24, 2016

in Interior Design Trends

For the past several years, copper has been trending upward in popularity, starting its climb as a unique alternative to brushed nickel or polished gold and becoming a true contender in homeowner’s choice for metallic tones.  Its appeal begins with its warmth and color and extends due to its versatility enhancing designs from traditional kitchens […]

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A true sign of a pro design job is the ability to mix patterns. In the marketplace there are thousands of designs to choose from for every conceivable item – fabrics, wall coverings, flooring, artwork, accessories, window treatments… the list goes on and on. Being able to pull those patterns together in a way that […]

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This year the High Point Market Authority has partnered with Fashion Snoops, a premier trend-forecasting firm to offer a glimpse into the possibilities of this year’s market trends for Spring and Summer 2017. The results are fascinating. Inspired by the California coastline, Fashion Snoops created a montage of ideas they dubbed “Cove” – Subtle and […]

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Do you feel restless in your bedroom and lethargic in your living room? If so, using feng shui to decorate with color may be just the thing your home needs. Have you ever wondered why interior designers often prefer placing cool and calming colors when designing bedrooms? Color can have a large effect on the […]

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