Here's some examples of the new eclectic styles that I have been talking about...
These are my favorite designers of the
ELLE DECOR’s 2011 A-List
by Jamie Drake
Pink is definitely a trendy color right now
by McAlpine Booth & Ferrier
Here's some examples of my favorite Designers that "Break the rules"
Diamond Baratta Designs
They are bold and down right daring!
Masters at mixing patterns & color
Potter and Designer
Not only does he make amazing pottery but he is a fearless designer. I love the vase I bought in Soho!
sorry he doesn't make it anymore:(
Love his needlepoint pillows
Elegant and Glam
Amazing Pattern Mix!
These are some examples of lower budget eclectic design. Did they hit or miss?
I think #4 is obvious. This is what a great eclectic picture arrangement should look like.
Current color trends are anything goes however there the base color trends that set the palette for the pops of color you may add. They are....
Bold Patterns as you can see in the previous pictures are very hot right now.
This may have confused you more and not given you any real advise except....be adventurous, be bold, mix patterns, mix colors, dare to be unique. ~ brandy