Home decor, like many visually appealing topics, tends to follow trends as time goes on. A person that is following these trends can often look to the past to predict future trends, or to gather inspiration for interior and home decor. A large trend in the two thousands was the idea of shabby chic, which focuses on more farm-style and rustic themes, and an overall idea of frugality and modesty. This decor hones in on the idea of sufficiency.
- The 2000s had shabby chic bedrooms, over-sized entertainment centers, pristine white kitchen cabinets, and Tuscan decoration styles.
- The 2010s had an trend toward open layouts, farmhouse and barn styles, poufs, millennial pastel colors and brass and gold hardware.
- The 2020s will likely have an emphasis on electronic appliances and accessories, eco-friendly designs, and minimalist styles.
“As we prepare for a new decade, we decided to take a look at just how far we’ve come since the turn of the 21st century.”