By Leanna Blick. interior. Published at Friday, May 18th, 2018 - 22:54:19 PM.
When you're looking to highlight texture. the key is to create contrast. In particular. concrete does best when it's juxtaposed against something natural. such as wood. You should also pay attention to the colors in your concrete and be sure to choose contrasting shades for the rest of the room.Looking for a focal point. Problem solved? It's an instant focal point
Many modern aesthetics. especially those that advocate for simplicity like Scandinavian design or Japandi. count on plant life to give their interiors a much-needed pop of visual interest. With that in mind. if you choose to go this route. you'll be solidly on-trend.One caveat to this: Unlike the other suggestions in this post. adding greenery into your interiors does come with a promised commitment of ongoing care.
Concrete gives the room instant texture.It adds texture.We've talked before about how texture can help bring untold amounts of visual interest to your space. Remember. in an interior design context. texture refers to the way an element looks like it feels. Everyone knows the feeling of running their hands over concrete. so including one of these items in your design fosters an instant connection with the viewer.
Why Concrete Is 2018's Next Big Thing in Interior Design (and How to Try the Trend)Concrete is shaping up to be 2018's next big design trend. So far 2018 has brought us quite a few polarizing design trends. We've already talked about how to harness the power of bold colors. but now. it's time to talk about a trend on the other end of the aesthetic spectrum.