Home Design trends we’re excited for in 2017

Posted on Posted in Uncategorized

2016 has almost come to an end and we’re looking forward to moving into another exciting year.

We’ve seen a lot of great trends during 2015 and 2016 and while we’ll always love the Scandinavian, minimalistic interior style which has dominated for quite some time now, it’s nice to see a shift in trends. Slowly we’re seeing some more rustic and older trends making a comeback- and, colour! There’s something about the warmth of these more retro and rustic styles of interiors that feels homely and comfortable.

With risk of contributing to the overuse of the term, the ‘eclectic’ mix of themes like retro, organic, Moroccan, tribal and vintage, all tied in with the concepts we love from scandi style, it is a very exciting time.

With trends changing so quickly now, it’s important to design homes that are always classic, but can accommodate these what almost seem almost seasonal, updates.

Here’s our thoughts that might help you in designing your new home or renovation in 2017. Disclaimer – we are definitely not interior design professionals. We just have a passion for all things beautiful!

Timber panels

Timber will always be classic, beautiful and never go out of style. The smell and warmth of real timber, be it a pale creamy Tassie Oak, warm Blackbutt, or a rich Jarrah, timber will always add style and value to your home. We have a soft spot for timber floors, but panelling on walls adds a bit of something extra. Timbers with darker stains look so elegant, and painted timber panelling adds texture to an otherwise plain plastered wall.

EasyCraft EasyREGENCY primed MDF interior wall linings, $67.95 per sheet from Bunnings.

 

Photo credit: Eve Wilson
Photo credit: Studio-McGee

timber-wall-panelling-glosswood-aug15-20151007102128q75dx800y-u1r1g0c

Source: Pinterest

e213bde356f6215cefbbc41f3bebecc1

Source: Pinterest

Photo – Eve Wilson

Dark timber

Clearly, we’re obsessed with timber. We’ve seen the lighter timbers dominate recent times, however the darker timbers like Jarrah and darker stains are classically beautiful, and we warmly welcome them back.

Stunning oak floors by Tongue and Groove Flooring Source: danielaulsebrookphotography
Source: Pinterest
Source: Pinterest
Source: Pinterest
Source: Pinterest

Colour

There’s something very regal about the Emerald Greens and cool blues we’re seeing at the moment. Some of our favourites are below!

15055831_634025566768886_3391123637305391040_n
A recently completed Empire Homes Bathroom extensions at a home in Wanniassa, Canberra. Loving the pop of colour on the shower wall!
Photo credit:@mypicketfence
Haymes ‘Lights Off’. Photo Credit: Armelle Habib
Haymes ‘Darlington’. Photo credit: Felix Forrest
Source: Haymes Paint
Dulux “Green Liquorice” Photo source: Empire of Style

Black interior doors

We’ve seen this for while now, but it seems to be a trend that still popping up from time to time. My favourite look is a black door combined with a white architraves and gold door handles. But glass panels and black comes in a close second…
Photo credit: Akyssa Rosenheck

@witanddelight_ @dominomag 📸 @thefacinator
Photo credit: Douglass Friedman
Source: @interior_styling
Photo credit: Amy Herffenan

Terracotta tiles

Now we’re still a little divided over this one… and I’m sure if you’ve got 35 year old outdated terracotta tiles in your home, you will not be convinced by this trend. But I have a feeling it might make a comeback.
The matte finish and hexagon shape moves the terracotta into 2016, and the different shades also breaks up the traditional creamy polished look. What do you think?
untitled
Photo credit: Wit and Delight
Photo credit: Mimi Giboin for Remodelista.
Source: unknown
Photo credit: Samuel Morgan

 

4 thoughts on “Home Design trends we’re excited for in 2017

  1. Looking at all of the images you have included it looks like black and dark colours are becoming popular. It actually makes me a little excited. I like darker colours and think they go better with my metal balustrades and appliances.

  2. As you will inevitably learn on your path to losing weight, effective weight loss is not only about watching what you eat, but much more about changing your lifestyle. This means changing your habits and how you approach your day-to-day life. Read this information to help you throughout the process.

  3. Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder than can affect as many as five percent as adults, but often goes unrecognized. If you suffer from this condition, you will stop breathing for up to a minute while you sleep. This can cause snoring, fatigue, and other problems. Fortunately, there are effective treatments to help you find relief.

    If you suffer from sleep apnea, you should use a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure machine while sleeping. This will help you treat your sleep apnea and get you on the path to having a full nights sleep. This machine uses either a face or nasal mask to pump air while you sleep.

    If you have just been diagnosed with sleep apnea and prescribed a CPAP, join a CPAP support group. It can be quite difficult to get used to sleeping with a mask on your face every night. Sitting in a room full of other people going through the same thing can be very empowering. You can learn from others who have had the same issues you are having and made adjustments to make it work.

    If you suffer from sleep apnea, it is vital to avoid consuming alcohol before bedtime. Alcohol acts as a sedative, therefore, it will naturally slow down your breathing. In addition, it will relax all the muscles in your body, including those in your throat that help to keep your airway open.

    Understand the effects that smoking and drinking alcohol have on sleep apnea, if you are trying to get a grip on your quality of sleep. Smoking enlarges airways, while alcohol can relax them too much, both of which will contribute to the symptoms of sleep apnea severely. Consider making the necessary cut-backs that will cut down on your sleep problems.

    Try your best to maintain a regular sleeping schedule. When your body gets into a customary sleeping cycle, you will find yourself getting a better night’s sleep, and you will also be more relaxed. Several studies have shown that apnea episodes decrease when a person is not sleep deprived or stressed out.

    Should you suffer from sleep apnea, keep a regular sleep schedule. Your condition is already messing with your regular sleep cycle every night. If you can get on a better scheducle you will help your symptoms. The adjustment that is most important is your sleep schedule.

    Avoid any type of drugs or alcohol if you are experiencing any type of sleep apnea. Drugs and alcohol will slow down your respiratory system, and that is known to be one of the causes of sleep apnea. If you are struggling with this issue, try to get some professional help to overcome these addictions.

    If simple changes in your lifestyle, such as regular sleep hours and losing weight, have not eliminated your sleep apnea episodes, it is time to consult with a sleep specialist. The specific causes of your sleep apnea can be evaluated, and an individual treatment plan can be designed for you.

    Make no mistake, sleep apnea is one of the most disruptive conditions a person can have, largely due to its ability to rob sufferers of the sound sleep they need to stay healthy. The best way to effectively deal with the condition is to understand it completely. Keep the information in this article handy in order to stay on top of this dangerous condition and reclaim peace of mind.

    viagrasansordonnancefr.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *