The popular TrendWatch program returns to High Point Market giving attendees an inside look at leading trends in the home furnishings industry through an opening day seminar and three on-site trend displays. This program is held in partnership with industry maven Julie Smith Vincenti of Nine Muses Media.
Spring 2019 Trends
ORE is the modern way to present metallic finishes — monochromatically ; Maximalism continues to captive homeowners who seek to create interiors that are expressive, adventurous and colorful in MAX; and TrendWatch creates a dream “docking station” for plugged-in kids and tweens in CHARGE.
ORE is the modern way to present metallic finishes — monochromatically — and TrendWatch showcases the idea in a vignette that’s been color drenched. It’s “big city chic,” done up in warm hues and illustrated with ample artistry
Maximalism continues to captive homeowners who seek to create interiors that are expressive, adventurous and colorful. TrendWatch taps an eco-aware color palette to express the mindset, which celebrates living fully and decorating confidently.
TrendWatch creates a dream “docking station” for plugged-in kids and tweens in CHARGE. “Electric” and bright colors; simple styling; cool and clever accessories; and ample technology smarts are at the fore.
See more TrendWatch picks in the Spring 2019 TrendWatch booklet
Fall 2018 Trends
Line & Structure highlights linear patterns, computer-generated curves, architectural forms, 3D-printed prototypes; Riveting & Romantic showcases products with everything from romantic ruffles, small-scale florals, day dresses and tailored suiting to riveter-ready casual wear and pin-up playfulness; and Plein Air features all-weather furniture and accessories that have stormed the marketplace.
Line & Structure
Linear patterns, computer-generated curves, architectural forms, 3D-printed prototypes … TrendWatch’s Line & Structure presentation emphasizes precision, clean lines and future-focused design solutions shaped by technology. In a materials mix that includes wood, polished metal finishes, plastic, stone, and both natural and synthetic fibers, Line & Structure offers furniture, lighting, accessories and textiles that are high-performance, edgy and purposefully engineered to meet demand for modern-day style, comfort and convenience.
Riveting & Romantic
From romantic ruffles, small-scale florals, day dresses and tailored suiting to riveter-ready casual wear and pin-up playfulness, fashion influences from the 1940s are having a moment now and for the foreseeable future — TrendWatch’s Riveting & Romantic theme for Fall 2018 builds on the momentum. What to look for: warm color palettes, especially pretty reds, fresh pinks and greens, and soft brown varieties; feminine flourishes such as loose ruffles and confident florals; casual textiles; suiting patterns; and enduring styling.
We’re doing more than just spending time outdoor … we’re spending substantial dollars to decorate our outdoor living spaces. All-weather furniture and accessories have stormed the marketplace, and TrendWatch’s Plein Air shows best examples.