Hi there! I know it’s only October but it’s time to start thinking about the Holiday season. And to help prod you along, I have chosen my top decor trends for this 2016 holiday season. Even one better, I have collaborated with the Toronto furniture store, Decorium and chosen a few key furniture pieces and accessories that will help you bring these stunning trends into your home this season and into 2017. How easy is that? Oh, and when you get to the end of this post, I will be announcing an exciting contest where you can win something! So let’s get started!
My Top Decor Trends for this Holiday Season
Black is back!
Black may be a permanent feature in your closet, but now is the time to bring it into your home. I’m not saying for you to paint your dining room walls all black, although that would look utterly divine – but a few pieces, like a little black dress, will totally amp up the glam factor. From lighting to key furniture pieces, black adds a bold statement to any room and is timeless and classic.
If you look at the necks of all the IT girls right now, you will notice they are all wearing black velvet chokers. And for the holiday party season, I’ve seen velvet jackets, shoes and purses being all the rage. This fabric option will add a beautiful sheen and luxurious look to any room, whether it’s on a sofa, dining chair or a gorgeous headboard in your bedroom.
When I meet with clients for the first time and we talk about their colour preferences, Blue is always one of their top choices to use in their furnishings. Thankfully, this classic colour continues to be popular in home decor. What’s so wonderful about blue is that in any shade, it is a no-fail colour to incorporate into your home this holiday season and it looks so good mixed in with a neutral colour scheme and warm metals. For example, if your sofa is a neutral colour than try adding blue occasional chairs into the mix and your will see how blue can liven up any room.
The timeless beauty of marble is just not for kitchen countertops and flooring anymore. Incorporating touches of marble into every day decor will continue to be on trend this holiday season. So if your home is full of granite, have no fear because adding the elegant touch of marble is as easy as changing up your coffee table this season.
Warm metals, such as gold, rose gold and brass continue to be popular in fashion accessories & totally on trend for home decor. Incorporating the beauty of copper into the mix will award your home with A+ style. And remember, it’s ok to mix your metals so if your home has a lot of silver and polished chrome, now is the time to adopt the warm metal trend……because it’s not going away any time soon.
These gorgeous pieces I’ve chosen are all available at Decorium, a family run business that is celebrating 30 wonderful years in Toronto. It is your one stop shop where you will find beautiful furniture for every lifestyle. Now while my taste tends to run towards more modern furniture, Decorium offers a vast selection of home furnishings & decor in all styles……all under one roof!
And remember when I told you at the beginning of this blog post that you can win something – well, Decorium is inviting my readers to participate in a contest where you have the chance to win a $1500 Decorium Gift Card. That should help get you started on revamping your home with my top decor picks for the holiday season. All you have to do is click here and follow the instructions!
Good luck! xoxo