There are many exciting interior design trends on tap for 2018. You might be surprised to discover how some old favorites are returning, and how some simple ideas can transform your home. Portland is a fashionable place, especially when it comes to interior design. Don’t let your home fall behind, keep pace with the top interior design trends of 2018!

Greenery: Versatile and Affordable

One of the top interior design trends in 2018 is the use of greenery. Houseplants are versatile and affordable. All you need to do is keep them watered and properly cared for. For the most ease, consider decorating the home with an assortment of succulents. These don’t require much water or other maintenance. Orchids, too, are beautiful and need very little care, and both plants look great in any home or atmosphere.

Teal: Bold yet Elegant

One of the most fashionable colors in 2018 is teal. Teal is a part of the blue/green color palette. It’s a cool color that evokes an old-world feel. Some use it to evoke a Mediterranean sensibility which is so fitting in the Portland summer, and the color invigorates during Portland’s rainy season.

Tonal Reds: Energizing and Full of Emotion

2018 design trends are heavy on tonal reds, too. Homeowners can beautify their rooms with reds that bring a warm energy to their gathering spaces. The deep emotions evoked by tonal reds will bring a new level to your gatherings all year long.

Millennial Pink: A Great Companion Color

During the 1970s, this hue of pink was nearly ubiquitous in kitchens and bathrooms. Through the 90s, Realtors cringed when they found a pink bathroom. Now, the millennial generation is bringing it back. If you want to be on the cutting edge with the younger generations, millennial pink is one of the hottest design trends to follow.

Black and White: Crisp, Classic and Stunning

You may be inclined to break away from traditional trends in 2018, but some classics are holding strong. A black and white design scheme will be stunning, striking, and add a layer of sophistication to your home all year long. After all, the black and white tuxedo is still a favorite, and a white ball gown accented with a black clutch continues to turn heads. Bring your rooms a new layer of class with this classic combination.

Add New Life to Your Home With Karen Linder Interior Designs

Design trends change and shift each year, and Karen Linder Interior Designs is here to help your home stay at the height of fashion. Let’s talk about the colors, textures, and styles that best suit your personal aesthetic. Call us today at (503) 515-4745 or contact us on our site!