For this reason, 2018 may need to be the year in which you finally give the living room in your home the upgrade that it’s so desperately needed. Gone should be the days of clutter and madness in the living room. Instead, you need a living room design that speaks to the spirit and aesthetic of your family and the home you’re creating together.
That’s why we’re going to take a look at 16 living room design trends that are definitely coming into the fore in 2018. Simply put, these trends are ones you should follow if you’re looking to have a living room that’s every bit as beautiful as it can be. To help you get there, we’ll also tell you what trends to avoid, as they’ve definitely begun to fall out of favor…
1. HEADING OUT: Uniform Style
For many years, most homeowners have tried to make their living rooms as uniform in look as possible. Not so anymore!
2. Eclectic Style
Instead, you’re seeing eclectic style taking over, with many disparate pieces coming together in unique and exciting ways.
3. Geometric Patterns
For example, you’re seeing geometric patterns used in all aspect of living room design, from flooring and throw rugs to pillows and upholstery.
4. Natural Touches
Likewise, you’re seeing wood, wood and more wood. In some cases it’s exposed beams, and in other cases its beautiful wooden furniture pieces.
Those looking to create a luxurious feel in their living rooms are starting to opt for wainscoting on the walls.