Design Trends: Typography

Typography is a hot design trend for 2017 that is particularly popular among the millennial crowd! This new trend uses the power of words and language to bring style to a room. Whether you add typography in the form of a framed print, paint directly onto your walls, or add a neon sign, there are numerous ways you can incorporate this trend into your home!

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Design Trends: Copper Accents

Copper is having a moment right now when it comes to home decor and there is no sign of this trend losing popularity! Despite its rough exterior, copper accents add elegance and edge to your space.

This metal can be used  in light fixtures, furniture, accessories (trays, vases, pillows, pots),  and kitchen accessories. Pair this metallic with wood, marble, white, or mint and you are well on your way to nailing this trend!

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Design Trends: Indoor Plants

Not only are indoor plants a top 2017 home design trend, they also reap health benefits. While embellishing your home with greenery you are reducing Co2 levels, keeping air temperatures down, and reducing  levels of certain pollutants!

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The Pinteresting Five: Moody Blues

Chances are that you’re already using blue in your home’s color scheme since we live in coastal San Diego! But if you’re looking a trendy way to update your home, think dark and moody. Intense blues are one of 2017’s hottest home design trends.

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Design Trends: Marble

Marble is a huge home trend and it seems to be getting more popular by the day! It’s showing up in everything from wallpaper to backsplashes to furniture to decor. For the most on-trend look, look for pieces that pair marble with wood or metal.

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Like HGTV’s Fixer Upper? You’ll Love the Design Home App!

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Can’t get enough of decorating tv shows? Dream about quitting your day job to become an interior designer? You’ll love Design Home, the new app that lets you design beautiful interiors!

The premise is simple: enter challenges to create beautiful room designs and win prizes and cash to spend in the app! Use your cash to buy more furniture, rugs, and decor elements to use in your designs. Vote for the best designs to earn keys which unlock more challenges. Keep playing to level up and unlock new items.

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Pro Tip #1: Make sure you sign in every day to claim your daily sign in bonus of diamonds and keys. You need keys to enter the challenges. Diamonds can be exchanged for more cash or keys.

Pro Tip #2: Each day, the top challenge on your home screen will pay you $2,500 in cash for entering a design. Make sure you do that challenge every day to stack your cash to help you win more of the challenges with smaller cash payouts.

Design Home is available for iPhone and Android and is free to play, but does have in-app purchases.

 

The Pinteresting Five: Statement Wallpaper

Make a statement with wallpaper! Go big and do a whole room or stay small and do just the ceiling or an accent wall. There are thousands of patterns to choose from geometric to stripes to florals to prints that look like tile.

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