ASK THE DESIGNER “What Design Trends Do You Follow?”

This week our question comes all the way from Holland:

Sam Franklin @ A Happy Home In Holland

“What Design Trends Do You Follow?”


I can often be indecisive and change my mind frequently so my own home decor style is pretty eclectic.

I draw inspiration from so many different sources and tend cherry pick different elements from many different styles and trends.

At the moment I really love galvanised home accessories, spiky plants, baskets, chunky textiles and natural looking materials such as jute and driftwood.

With regards to an overall look or trend I would say I am particularly drawn to four different interior styles; Scandinavian, Rustic, Coastal, Farmhouse.  They are all different but lap over quite nicely.  I really love looking at the gorgeous photos of all these styles that you can find over on pinterest at the moment.

 

Such a fun question from Sam,  I love to see where everyone has landed on the design radar.  Be sure to check out all the designers answers, including mine at Sam’s link below.

Home Decor Style & Trends; Design Experts Favorites 



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8 Comments

  1. How do you know what designs trends to follow? Single bachelor here so I am not sure how to be in the know, Somehow I feel at better designed pad my be more of allure for the ladies, but I don’t want to attract them for the wrong reasons.

  2. How do you know what the trends are and where they are going. I guess I design after the curve, by purchasing the sale stuff at the store. Still a interesting blog post.

  3. Interesting concept to ask a group of designers question on design tips, I might be interested in hosting you on my site as well.

  4. I am a farmhouse girl myself and I am loving this trend, hope it stays around a while.

  5. I like the advice in this post and the one about which design rules to break. Fun topic for sure.

  6. Fun forum, I like the farmhouse stuff right now, but who doesn’t. I also feel like Boho is making a huge comeback.

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