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10 Home Decor Trends You May Regret in 5 Years


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Curious what trends might not stand the test of time? Here’s what a few of our interior designer friends had to say about what might not be here for the long haul.

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While terrazzo is eye-catching, you may regret employing it as a permanent feature. Try it in furniture or accessories instead.

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Trendy Bathroom Tiles

Geometric patterned cement tiles and graphic bold colorways are all the rage right now, but shapes like subway tiles are more timeless.

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Fast Furniture

The prices are enticing, but these pieces aren’t doing you, the environment, or your pocketbook any favors in the long run.

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Modern Farmhouse Decor

Unless you live in an actual farmhouse, too many barn doors, shiplap walls, and industrial accents can look ridiculously out of place.

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Bubble-Shaped Sofas

Avoid trendy, bubble-shaped styles and stick with couches that have clean, classic lines instead.

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Backless Barstools

For as space-savvy as backless barstools may be, they aren’t very practical in the kitchen or otherwise. 

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Uniform Design Styles 

Variety is the spice of life, which is why  you should employ an assortment of styles when outfitting your home. 

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Rose Gold Metal

Rose gold certainly is still an eye-catching element to add into your home, but your best bet is to keep these pieces to a minimum.

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Ball Pillows

Cute or not, ball-shaped pillows aren’t designed to stand the test of time. They're not even comfy.

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Large Wallpaper Patterns

Wallpaper makes a bold, splashy statement, but certain wallpaper pattern fads are fleeting.