What are the current living trends in 2016?
The new year has already started and the new trends in home furnishings are here! We say goodbye to the old and look to the new Living trends on…
What’s new for us in 2016 in terms of home furnishings?
If we answer this question, we can easily give our four walls a modern touch.
We have listed 6 living trends that are shaping modern interior design.
Colors, furniture and interior design ideas that are currently in vogue
Our tip: Get to know the new living trends and only use those that are important to you. There is no point in following the latest trends without really into them.
The colors that are trendy in 2016
Trend colors – delicate nuances of pink and blue
Color frenzy: Which colors are trendy in 2016??
We find the color design of great importance for the domestic atmosphere. That’s why we’re starting with the trend colors of 2016 that Color Institute PANTONE has appointed. “Rose Quartz” and “Serenity” are the latest colors – a romantic light pink and a soft light blue, these stand for balance and harmony at home.
Pink – used as a romantic wall color
You can combine both trend colors with each other or use them separately. The delicate pink can be inscribed in the interior in a very chic way and combined with other soft or neutral nuances such as gray.
The following examples can give you the idea of how you could use this warm, trendy color in your home in an original way.
Eye-catcher: chic living room sofa in light pink
Color frenzy: skilfully combine pastel colors
Pink can be easily combined with many color nuances
Create a creative color sample
Wall design with a geometric pattern in light shades
Wall colors can also be combined in a very original way
Ombre effect – a trendy option not only for hair, but also for wall design
The trendy light blue “Serenity” has a cold, but also relaxing effect that creates a calming living atmosphere. Combine it with warm colors such as yellow or orange, you get a fresh and harmonious color scheme.
Blue is the main color here and pink – the accent color
Use other colors that have a relaxing effect. All shades of green are a good alternative for those who don’t really like blue or pink.
A meaningful wall color in the hallway
Geometry lessons with a difference: Geometric patterns are also in fashion in 2016
Geometric designs are nothing new. They also stylishly decorated modern apartments last year. The living trend remains permanent and promises many playful combinations of geometric shapes. Whether in neutral or bright colors, the geometric pattern proves to be a real eye-catcher.
Geometric patterns in the interior
Geometric designs are probably so popular because they are very diverse, simple and at the same time quite effective.
White is the perfect background for colored patterns
It’s not just patterned home textiles that are in. Furniture and flooring are in too. A wooden shelf divided into triangles offers several compartments and a trendy look.
Design your wall shelf creatively
Modern floor design
Carpet with black and white stripes
Furniture with geometric shapes
Use the kitchen rear wall to give your kitchen a modern character
Cozy living room: the wooden floor and the soft carpet make a noticeable contribution
Shiny metals: chic accents in copper, gold and silver
All that glitters is not gold. We know that for sure, and yet we think this living trend is golden. The copper color has been trendy since 2015 and it will remain so this year, but there are also all other shiny surfaces in silver and gold.
Copper and brass make your home shine
Pendant lights in copper colors are still trendy
Gold and silver are also part of the shiny trend this year
This mix of trends is sure to win the hearts of many women. The delicate pink and shiny copper are made for each other.
Pink and copper: trend combination to fall in love with
3 chic pendant lights in gold above the kitchen island
Less is more: furnishing ideas in a minimalist style
Get rid of furniture and home accessories that you don’t really need. A spacious apartment, simply furnished and with lots of natural light is still trendy.
Minimalism: the Scandinavian style is unstoppable
If you want to create a minimalist home furnishings in Scandinavian style, you can opt for a neutral color scheme in black and white. Subtle color accents are very effective here.
Simple room furnishings in black and white
Decorative vases with geometric shapes
Elegant dining room furniture with clean lines; Chairs with a retro flair
When function and aesthetics become friends …
Another chic mix of trends
Living room tables with Scandinavian design
On to the next green living trend …
Sustainability: Indoor plants and flower patterns are conquering the modern home
The best room decorations are indoor plants. They provide fresh air and positive energy and represent the current sustainable trend.
Sustainability in your own four walls
Feel the positive energy of the green plants
This is how you create a small oasis of well-being
To perpetuate the beauty of real flowers, the floral designs are there. In 2016 we will be particularly pleased with the freshness of home textiles with colorful floral patterns.
Flower pattern for a fresh home decor
Curtains with a large red flower pattern
Carpets and rugs are another good idea how you can spice up the interior with home textiles
Evergreens: design classics for an elegant and cozy home
The classic furnishing style is called classic because it never really goes out of style. Design classics such as the Egg Chair, a retro wing chair or a large, soft upholstered sofa will give your home a feeling of luxury.
Classic style home furnishings
Rely on design classics
Classic living room furniture stands for elegance and timeless style
Carpet and fireplace – this combination ensures extra cosiness
No matter if you new living trends want to be aware or not, put your own comfort first. A cozy home where you feel comfortable and at ease is always trendy.
Cosiness – that’s what counts today!