As the New Year starts and all the Christmas Festivities and decorations are being put away for another year, now is the perfect time to give you home an over haul!  Whether you are looking at completely changing your entire house or simply looking to update one room here is your essential guide to the trends for 2016.

It looks like the Metallic trend is here to stay, with the warmer gold and copper tones teamed with delicate pastels being top of the shop.  Adding one statement piece such as this geometric shaped gold light hung low over a coffee table in your lounge is bound to turn heads.

 

Continuing on from 2015, concrete sets to continue to be everywhere in home accessories for 2016.  This cold and brutal raw material works best as a planter or a vase as the luscious green steams or flowers offsets wonderfully against the cold nature of the concrete.  This simple House Doctor dipped concrete vase combines two trends beautifully.

 

Scandinavian influences are still all over interiors and with their simple lines and unfussy design I can understand why.  Here is our top pick from the Spring/Summer 16 collections, coming soon to give your home that Scandinavian look.  

 

 

With the ongoing trend of using pastel tones in and out of the home, this year the warm and subtle tones will have a massive influence on both paint colours and accessories.  With spring only just around the corner and summer not too far here are some dreamy garden essentials coming soon.