Whilst the cold grey winter might be getting you down, the good news is in 2017 you can let your imagination go wild! Have fun with splashes of colour, quirky home decor and clever with time and space saving inventions. Yes the hottest Home Trends for 2017 are pretty fantastic! Here’s a look at the year ahead and the highlights from the Ideal Home Show.
#1 Control light, colour and sound through Mipow‘s Playbulb, just using the Bluetooth on your phone. Exclusive to Cahootsy Members: £10 off any purchase. Enter code CAHOOTSY at checkout.
#2 Add colour to a fading kitchen with these fabulously retro the bright, colourful range from Collectively Artisan . Oven, microwave and dishwasher-proof.
#3 Transform your living space with minimal effort, with these one-of-a-kind bold handmade fabric designs all using traditional methods by Little Wish
#4 Bring the summer closer with Tropical treats. Red Candy shared top tips on how to accessorise “At Red Candy we’ve seen a big rise in the popularity of tropical-themed home accessories, with customers wanting to add some bright, colourful touches to their home to see them through the dark winter months. Tropical style home accessories are characterised by a vibrant exotic colour palette and/or quirky motifs such as pineapples, flamingos and cacti, and are therefore just the ticket for instantly adding some warm summery charm to a room!”
Time to get creative with furniture!
#5 Whether it’s making dreams come true like FairyTale Bedworld, that make bespoke kids furniture for all tastes – fire engines, castles, carriages and more. Magical on the outside but strong, safe and practical with no sharp edges.
#6 Space saving design feats like The Study bed that literally transforms from a desk into a bed. Now that’s magical! (yes they even have a double!)
#7 Manage everything in your home with the flick of a switch, by connecting all your smart gadgets with the nCube. From lighting, music, lamps, hairdryers and more. Get more energy efficient in 2017 and take control of your heating bills and do your bit for the planet.
#8 Block off those open chimney flues with The Chimney Umbrella – The Chimella. It saves air flow through the chimney to massively driving down energy bills; prevents unwanted debris and guests like birds coming down (Santa is an exception of course!) and cold air and howling winds.
#9 Reduce your commute time (and stay fit) with this no excuses foldable bike. With it’s innovative folding frame The KwikFold Pro is the quickest-folding electricbike on the market (2 seconds). We love how easy it is to fold and store too.
#10 And for the little kid in you there’s even a foldable adult scooter – the SwiftyOne MK3, with a lightweight aluminium frameiwhich, this super invention folds in under 5 seconds.
So whether it’s revamping the home or moving home, we hope these sneak peaks into next year’s trends help out. Tell us what you think in the comments below.