What are decorating trends for 2021? Whether it’s paint color, decor, or plants, this post helps with how to decorate your home in 2021
*This post was in collaboration with Fat Joe Publishing.
For the past year our lives have been severely restricted. We have not been able to travel freely around the world, or even in our local areas. There has been a distinct lack of luxury in our lives which could be why more luxury investments have been made in the home.
The need to reinvent the home’s spaces has led to new ideas for corners and cupboards that are being fitted out with luxury fabrics and upholstery. This trend is likely to continue in 2021, and nobody can blame us for living a little.
This Year’s Color
If you want to stay on trend this year with your home’s interior decoration then you need to know about Pantone’s color of the year. Pantone is an iconic name in the world of fashion and home design for its color scheme used by industry professionals worldwide. Their annual color scheme has been released.
Each year the Pantone Color scheme is voted on by experts worldwide who look at trends across the worlds of fashion and entertainment. This year the scheme is Ultimate grey with illuminating yellow. A fierce and vibrant scheme with lots of contrasts – excellent for a home office.
With the lock down in full swing once again and a distinct lack of leaves on the trees, it’s no wonder we have a craving for nature and green spaces. That is partly why people everywhere are bringing more plants and trees into their homes.
But plants and trees in the home are not only for aesthetic purposes. They have a practical function too. Green plants are excellent air purifiers, taking carbon out the air and replacing it with oxygen. With so many of us breathing the same air in homes, more green plants indoors is a must.
Plaid fabrics are very traditional. You can imagine homes with plaid sofas in the sixties and seventies, or even before then, in posh country homes. But some things never go out of fashion; they just take a back seat for a while. Plaid fabric is one of these items.
If you want to introduce a new sofa into your home this year, then consider a plaid fabric sofa – some nice examples can be found at
SofaDreams luxury sofas. It will not only bring a sense of quality and tradition to your front room, you can have confidence that it won’t go out of fashion for many years to come.
The last twelve months have been about reorganising interior spaces to suit new ways of living. For many people this has been a haphazard process. Kitchens have become classrooms and cupboards have become home offices. But now things have settled into something of a routine, it’s time to think longer term.
Many people are buying furniture items that are multipurpose, fold up desks and bureaus are idea space savers in any room. You might also consider folding tables and stools that double as storage space. Any wise use of space is to be encouraged and commended this year.
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