2017s Home Decor Trends: What To Look Out For

2016 has been a conglomeration of opposing zeitgeists when it comes to home decor trends. On one side of the scale, Scandinavian minimalism has had us craving clean whites and pops of marble. On the other extreme, the revival of 70s Bohemia has had us craving a rainbow of paisley prints, dream catchers and mandala wall hangs.

With the new year just around the corner, it’s time to embrace 2017s home decor trends. Ready to invest in the hottest trends? Here’s our ultimate guide into what to look out for.

Stone & Terracotta

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Marble, step aside: there are some new natural materials on the block that are about to steal your crown! Using the current minimalist trend as inspiration, stone, granite and terracotta are a great way to add textures to your home whilst adhering to a neutral palette.

Rustic Minimalism

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Stone and terracotta materials are a brilliant example of what experts and betting is decors next big thing: rustic minimalism. Less clinical and more homely than Scandinavian minimalism, we can expect to see more natural and textured fabrics and materials.

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If your home already has a neutral, minimalist interior, give it a serious texture injection with one of our printed pillow covers. The floral embroidered pillow cover will add a homely vibe to a bedroom or living room that is overly clinical.

Give your kitchen an rustic air with the shimmering spiral placemats.

Bright Greens

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With Pantone announcing ‘kale’ as their 2017 color of the year, we can expect greens to play a huge part in 2017s home decor trends. According to Pantone, an abundance of green tones will provide our homes with ‘refreshment and revitalization.’

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Silver

A green table runner is a quick and easy way to add bright green to your home without breaking the bank. This jacquard damask table runner would look just as stunning as a bed runner as it would on your kitchen table.

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A few green pillow covers would turn a neutral room into something that is so 2017! We love these exotic oriental pillow covers.

Reclaimed Wood

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Carrying on with the rustic theme is the return of reclaimed wood. Beachy, effortless and homely, this material provides a clean and neutral palette whilst adding texture and personality. We predict that 2017 will be the year of reclaimed wooden bed heads, palette furniture and wooden feature walls. Time to get DIY-ing!

Navy

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Those who love darker decor: step away from the black! 2017 is the year to embrace navy! Softer, yet still sleek and sophisticated, navy will make a classy addition to any home in 2017.

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Blue

Take your bedroom to the dark side with the addition of navy bedding. The hand embroidered duvet cover set is sure to add an air of luxury and sophistication to your abode.

Pattern Clashing

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Boho lovers: rejoice! 2017 will not be an ode to everything neutral. As a matter of fact, a new colorful conundrum is set to reign: Pattern clashing!

Elle Decor believes that the print clashing we saw on last years fashion week runways is sure to filter into our home decor.

The best part? Anything goes! So just choose two patterns that you truly love and embrace the rainbow!

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Create a stunning pattern clash on your bed by combining our ornamental embroidered duvet cover set and our exotic oriental table runner.

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Faux Surfaces

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Were you craving marble for all of 2016 only to find out that your wallet couldn’t take the blow? You’re in luck! 2017 will be all about faux surfaces! This means marble wallpaper and faux-stone finishes in total abundance.

Which of 2017s home decor trends are you craving?

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10 Ways To Make 2017 Your Best Year Yet

Newsflash: 2016 is nearly over! Although you may still be running around like a headless chicken trying to play your family’s version of Santa Claus, try to take some time to reflect on the past year. Most importantly, take time out to consider how you want to make 2017 your best year yet.

A New Year provides the perfect opportunity to wipe the slate clean and give your life a metaphorical kick up the butt. Whether you want to take up a new hobby, give your home a decor boost or simply improve your state of mind, we’re here to help!

Here’s 10 ways to make 2017 your best year yet…

1. Let Bygones Be Bygones

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The Buddha once famously said: ‘Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die. Instead of holding grudges against neighbors, family members or friends, wipe that metaphorical slate clean. You may just find that your grudges are more damaging to your own mindset than those of others!

Begin by thinking of those who you used to have positive relationships with, then allow yourself to forgive that individual. Doing this could be as simple as saying ‘I forgive you’ or even writing down the quarrel on a piece of paper and literally burning it.

Make an effort and invite your former friend round for dinner. Beautiful friendships will make for a far better 2017 than old grudges.

2. Challenge Yourself

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Without challenges, the ride of life would be pretty darn boring. For 2017, set yourself a personal challenge. Perhaps you would like to run a marathon or overcome a fear?

Set yourself a challenge and stick to it. The thrill of success is sure to make 2017 your best year yet.

3. Get In Shape

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Every single person under the sun knows that getting in shape is the number one resolution! But instead of letting those gym sessions slack off as soon as February appears, make a sincere effort to keep your fitness up.

Fitness is far more than having Rihanna’s abs or JLO’s butt, it gives you the energy and health that you need to live life to the absolute fullest.

To make the whole of 2017 your fittest yet, opt for a physical activity that you actually enjoy. Whether you are a keen hiker or you enjoy martial arts, choosing a sport that gives you pleasure is the easiest way to reach your fitness goals.

4. Up Your Home Decor Game

Your home should be a relaxing sanctuary and if it’s not, 2017 is the year to make it so! Even if you don’t have Brad Pitt’s bank account, a few stylish changes can turn your home into somewhere you actually want to be.

Try giving your bedroom a makeover by investing in a stunning hand embroidered duvet cover set. Add more color to your living room with printed pillow covers or up-the-ante on any old furniture with beautiful table runners.

Here’s our picks for 2017:

Hand painted 7 piece duvet cover set

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Exotic oriental pillow cover

Black & White

Hawthorn leaf table runner

5. Love Yourself

Anyone else singing the Justin Beiber song right now? Much unlike the lyrics of this cheesy pop song, self-love is key to making 2017 your best year yet.

Do you find yourself getting down about everything? Do you find yourself constantly comparing yourself to others. Give your poor self a break and indulge in just how awesome you are!

On the 31st of December, make a list of everything great about you. Pop this on your bed side table and read it every morning for a quick and effective self esteem boost!
Want to make your list a highlight of your decor? Place a framed card on one of our stunning saree border placemats.

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6. Refocus Your Goals

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Once upon a time you wanted to be a **insert job here**, so what exactly happened? Whether you have found yourself in a dead end job or have been constantly putting your own needs below everyone else, it’s time to refocus your goals.

As depressing as it sounds, what would you want someone to say about you in your funeral speech? Perhaps it is a life goal of yours to do charity work abroad, or maybe you wish to study for a new career? Either way, make 2017 the year that you refocus your life goals.

7. #FriendshipGoals ?

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Friendships come in all different shapes and sizes, so it’s important to sit down and consider how they affect you. If you find that certain friends make you feel negative or have a draining effect on you, it may be time to start spending less time with them. Make 2017 your best year yet by concentrating on fun and positive relationships that are mutually beneficial.

8. Don’t Like It? Change It!

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We all have things we don’t like about ourselves, but it’s important to remember that we can change them! Whether you have a bad habit of smoking, or you are messier than the insides of a garbage bag, self-improvement can always help.

9. Get Outside!

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As technology continues its world domination, a lot of us take mother nature for granted. Ask yourself: when is the last time that you have truly gone outside and lost yourself in nature?

Make 2017 your best year yet by getting outside more! Fresh air is the best medicine and getting lost in the beauty of the outdoors will make the stresses of your every day life fade away. If Winter walks seem a bit chilly, snuggle up in one of our fashionable printed scarves.

10. Relax

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Life is stressful: relax. As stupidly simple as it may sound, a mere 10 minutes a day of pure relaxation is sure to make your 2017 one to remember!

So how exactly do I switch off, you ask? Try yoga, meditation, taking a walk or enjoying a long bath. Playing with your pets, watching a movie and reading are also ways to escape the noise of your brain.

Ready to make 2017 your best year yet? It’s up to you now!

 

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