It's not that we don't like the classic nature of a goodВ subway tile or the cozy texture of an original Beni Ourain rug, but it's always fun to throw some new trendy items into our dГ©cor mix every year. So, naturally, we're already excited about theВ next big trends coming our way in 2019.
The great thing about the 2019 trends mentioned below is that each of them has the capacity to capture our interest far beyond their flash-in-the-pan popularity. It's never fun to toss things out, after all. So, the following are items you can switch out in your home currently in favor of some of 2019's biggest upcoming home trends.
Skip: Oversize Hardware | Try: Minimal PullsRejuvenation Edge Pull $40Shop
Interior designers are increasingly ditching big, bold hardware for smaller, daintier options (or foregoing hardware altogether with seamless cabinets). Instead of opting for flashy brass pulls and knobs, try barely-there edge pulls in matte black for a clean, timeless look.
Skip: Moroccan Rugs | Try: Iranian RugsJayson Home Vintage Kashan Rug $8,095Shop
Morocco's Beni Ourain rugs have possibly been used in every potential iteration of home dГ©cor-and we're ready for a break. Instead, turn to veritable vintage Turkish or Iranian rugs in whitewashed shades. You'll love the textured, casual vibe they'll give your space.
Skip: Industrial Lighting | Try: Midcentury LanternsGubi Satellite Pendant $879Shop
Long gone are the days of the exposed bulbs. These days, we're loving the soft lighting that paper (and even metal) lanterns can cast on a room. This Gubi pendant, for instance-a re-edition of a 1953 lighting fixture by French designer Mathieu MatГ©got-is the perfectВ addition to your room for an atmospheric play of light.
Skip: Midcentury Tables | Try: Contemporary TablesHandvГ¤rk Coffee Table 90 $1,615Shop
We've seen endless teak tables with their hairpin legsВ in recent years, so it's only natural that we're ready for a change. Instead, we're loving the clean lines of tables like this one by Nordic brandВ HandvГ¤rk, with its rich stone top, steel base, and brass accents.
Skip: Curved Sofas | Try: '80s SofasCB2 Logan Grey Boucle Sofa $1,599Shop
Unless you have a giant living room, chances are a curved sofa is incredibly impractical for your space. Instead, turn to this year's new seating trend: sofas with nods back to the '80s. With bouclГ© textures and big, bouncy shapes, these seating options will give you nostalgic vibes.
Skip: Brass Furniture | Try: Natural Stone FurnitureFort Standard Contemporary Planar Side Table in Travertine Stone $4,000Shop
Brass and copper were everywhere in recent years, but we're ready for more understated materials with patina, like natural stone. Among our favorite stones of the moment is travertine-which is gaining popularity again after fading into oblivion after the 1970s.
Skip: Subway Tiles | Try: Zellige TilesClГ© Tile Zellige Terracotta Tea Ceremony Tile $2Shop
Goodbye, subway tile-time to make way for zellige. While the classic white brick motif will never truly go out of style, we're loving the growing popularity of these glazed Moroccan terra-cotta tiles and the patina effect they give a space.
Skip: Fringe Pillows | Try: Jersey Knit PillowsCB2 Jersey Interknit Gray Pillow $80Shop
Unless you live in the southwestern United States, chances are your home has seen a little too much fringe lately. Instead of intricate fringed pillows this year, opt for a more clean-lined jersey interknit alternative, like this pillow from CB2.
Skip: Terrazzo Accents | Try: Granite AccentsFort Standard Black Granite Stone Candle Sconce $280Shop
We never thought we'd see the day when we'd say granite is back in style, but mark our words, it's only a matter of time before it's everywhere again. Brooklyn's Fort Standard is already adopting the materials for small accents like candleholders and side tables.