Home Interiors Color FW 2008-09
Courtesy of Design Options Inc
Fall / Winter 2008-2009 - This Design Options home furnishings trend report looks back in time for an inspirational Fall 2008, Winter 2009 color forecast report. Influences range from Royalty with deep jewel tones to New Wave’s high contrast and high intensity hues. Rustic and Natural take a stand as well with botanical designs, stone and knotted wood. On display: a trend board with color palettes and a quick synopsis of incoming seasonal color tendencies.
Natural Weave…Natural style…Natural Weave.
Linen and gold hues of ceremonial feather and autumn sun grace flannel bedding. Maurvi yarns are combined with clotted wool to create enticing surface texture. Embroidery detailing found on slipcovers and throw rugs resembles ancient tribal symbols. Brown and copper tints of knotted wood and talisman outline braided leather accents. Claret and gray shades of singed bark and carved stone are blended on mohair tassels. Natural beauty…Natural Weave.
New Wave Chic…Ride the new wave…New Wave Chic.
Yellow and gold tones of pale star and flaxen sky outline bold awning stripes. Brushed suede upholstery gives sleek sofas added softness. Lacquered beech chairs and polished mirrors bring sophisticated shine to every room. Peach and blush hues of faded candlelight and shaded rose color en carreau designs. Purple and periwinkle tints of misted violet and faceted cloud fill in alternating diamond motifs. The next wave of style…New Wave Chic.
Opulent Escape…My hidden gem…Opulent Escape.
Blue and green tints of sapphire night and emerald vine grace figured velvet draperies. Genappe fringe is the perfect finishing touch on on regal cushions and throw pillows. Lame is strewn about to bring shimmering light into the master suite. Gold and red shades of lost treasure and cloisonne bloom are paired on satin bedding. Turquoise and gray tones of peacock plume and etched silver are combined on sumptuous brocade fabrics. A luxurious hideaway…Opulent Escape.
Revisited…Recalling days gone by…Revisited.
Turquoise and yellow tints of hatbox and daisy applique shade charming embroidered flowers. Glass mosaic tiles covering tabletops and picture frames reflect soft light. Whimsical geometric designs and animal prints are placed side by side for a playful mix of pattern. Purple and orange tones of eau de violet and ceramic poppy color plush chenille throws. Copper and pink hues of lucky penny and porcelain rose fill in sweet polka dots. Sharing my fondest memories…Revisited.
Royal Treatment…In the lap of luxury…Royal Treatment.
Burgundy and crimson tints of aged port and rococo rose are blended on sinuous flocked foliage. Quilted velvet cushions and roll pillows beckon sweet dreams. Elegant gilded settees are fit for modern-day princesses. Plum and fuchsia hues of grand duchess and winter soiree color full-scale floral prints. Brown and yellow tones of country estate and palatial gold shade pleated and gathered curtains that catch gentle breezes. When only the best will do…Royal Treatment.
Rustic Decor…Bringing nature indoors…Rustic Decor.
Red and orange shades of pomegranate seed and pumpkin patch are blended to create rich ombre effects. Stenciled and embossed botanical designs adorn each surface. Panels of dupioni silk are stitched together to create unique wall hangings. Tan and copper tints of feathered nest and toasted acorn are paired on corduroy coverlets and pillow shams. Yellow and green tones of harvested wheat and ivy sprig enliven traditional paisley patterns. Nature’s finest…Rustic Decor.
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