Pinks and Purples - Some people automatically assume that these shades are more for children than sophisticated adults. However, these colours can add warmth and character to the room, especially within a smaller space. Calming colours like lavender are trending as it is a soothing shade with room to boldly accessorise.
Leather is making a comeback and it’s not only in our wardrobes or on our sofas. More traditionally, leather was used for sofas and armchairs. But interior trends have changed and have now expanded. People use leather for their walls, tables and accessories. The idea that leather is masculine is long gone.
Choosing a colour for your room is never an easy decision, with so many things to bear in mind from room size and style, to your personality and the mood you wish to create, finding the perfect hue can seem like an extremely complex task as well as quite a commitment. Whether you are going boldly for mono-colour or opting for more of a tonal effect, colour can have a huge impact on your interior styling and is arguably one of the most key features to be considered.
It can be hard work trying to find the right mattress to give you the sleep of your dreams after a long, tiresome day! With so many studies being done into our sleeping patterns, it can be tough to keep up with all the new innovations in mattress design. We know the way we sleep affects our day to day life in a profound way, so why not give yourself the best start (and end!) to the day.
The world of sport is hugely prominent and influential to areas such as fashion and lifestyle, with readily available performance wear and the fit-bit crazy rapidly evolving, whether you’re an avid skier, casual runner or a football fanatic, sporting influence reaches out to us across all platforms.
The need for sustainability in all aspects of life is becoming increasingly important in today’s (ever-warmer) climate; a world where billions of tons of food is wasted each day whilst millions of people continue to die of starvation. As it becomes ever-apparent that the earth’s natural resources are by no means infinitely available, it has become vital to explore new ways of producing. Sourcing sustainable materials and reducing waste in the production process are therefore considered key issues for designers across the globe in the Twenty-First Century.