Upholstery Scotland provides an upholstery service to the Largs area.
Upholstery and interior design trends for 2014
'On-trend' ideas for upholstery projects for your home
Interior design is just like clothing fashions; colours and patterns come and go. It is no different in the world of upholstery - fabrics, patterns, colours and types which only a short time ago would never be considered 'on trend' are now in hot demand.
If you have an upholstery projects in mind for your home, what do you need to make your interior design the latest in fashions, trends and colours? We have the answers that will bring your interior right up to 2014…
Colour - turquoise
If you opt for no other colour, keep in mind the power of turquoise. An inoffensive colour, it can suit all kinds of interior designs, from the elegant to the traditional, and the minimalist. Interiors designers of all kinds are predicting that this is the colour that will be in all aspects and ingredients of a room, from the upholstery to wall coverings. But think strong and earthy, not pale and retiring.
Fabric - corduroy
This is the upholstery fabric that many predict will be adorning the furnishings of homes. Hardwearing and robust, this fabric brings texture to a room. Great for chairs and sofas, extend your thinking to including cushions too. Upholstery is all about bringing in layers, textures and warmth.
Furniture - acrylic
Just upholstery and wall paper, furniture has trends too and this year, sitting alongside your delightfully upholstered sofa in your home will be acrylic furniture. Think clear acrylic. A delightful nest of tables or a coffee table, minimalist and modern but a mix of both the ultra-modern and the traditional.
Want to be really on trend? Known as contemporary transitional, this is where the modern is mixed with the old on one piece; hence, a traditional sofa with acrylic legs.
Walls - dark accents
Of course, re-inventing a room is more than just about a new rug or changing the wall paper. To be spot on with your 2014 look, you need the right backdrop for you delicious new upholstery in your home.
For those who are courageous with colour, go for it with a dark accent wall; the darker and more dramatic the better. In fact, black walls with metallic accessories is the look to have, if you are brave enough.
Not so sure about the colour? Lighten the mood of a room with a neutral palette and backdrop to you upholstery choices for your Largs home. Beige and warm creams are perfect for use with the turquoise splashes of colour.
The 'official' colour for 2014 - shades of blue, the more dramatic the better. What would you choose for your home?.