Realtor.com's Jamie Wiebe shares the eight trends predicted to make the biggest splash in the new year.
The website encourages bidding farewell to soft, gentle curves to embrace funky, geometric patterns that add a bold refresh to any style of home. Pops of luxurious jewel tones, such as emerald, sapphire, and amethyst, can also add depth and richness to any space when paired with neutral wall colors for a toned-down take on the trend. Another popular shade for 2017? Blue.
Pantone’s Color of the Year might be an interesting yellow-green, but its spring trend forecast is “all about the blues,” says Weldler. Dressing your home in shades of sky—from sapphire (another one of those glorious jewel tones) to teals and soft baby blues—has never been so fashionable. Whether you want to express confidence and strength or calm down after a long day at work, there’s a blue tone perfect for your space. And when those tones are mixed together, it’s the ultimate in relaxation.