Staying on trend is a vital part of staging. If a buyer walks into a home and it feels like it is stuck in the past, they will walk right back out the door. Although trends do cycle in and out through time, it is key to stay with the current trend!
Although you may think that grey is currently on trend, white is still the number one paint choice due to the color variations and flexibility. Sherwin Williams actually named “Poised Taupe” as its color of the year for 2017. Taupe is an extremely flexible color as it pairs well with cool and warm accents.
To pair with you new trendy Taupe walls add few warm accents that are on trend in 2017 would be reclaimed wood and cork. In 2016 we saw the rise of the rustic décor as homeowners are attracted to their warmth and natural appeal.
Although metallic have been trending for a few years, this year there was rise in popularity of copper. Copper has a rustic and antique feel to it that pairs well with the farmhouse trends that have been on the rise this year. The timeless look of copper can make your home feel rustic and glamorous depending on the sheen you get.
You may have noticed a lot of the teal colors this year but believe it or not Pantone named “Greenery” to be their color of the year. Green pairs so well with neutrals and goes great with the rustic décor trend. If you don’t want to use green throws or accent pillows you can always do something as simple as placing plants around your home to bring in the warm natural outdoorsy feel.