The ongoing stresses of day-to-day life are creating a need for peace, relaxation and tranquility at home. Rejuvenation will be the theme that guides our design sensibilities this season. Design enthusiasts are looking to turn their homes into a great escape, creating a space that feels like a spa getaway or a favourite vacation spot.
This theme of rejuvenation is being translated into all kinds of different decor elements. Here are four top trends I forsee for Canadian homes this season:
Tufts of Texture
Just as the look of your home can transport you to a favourite place, so too can the feel of it. There's no question that a tufted chair or velvet cushion can transport you to a happy place. Experiment with a collage of textures throughout a room or even on a single piece of upholstery, and give your home some instant dimension.