The fact and risk that home owners have to face is that just like entire house design or home electronic appliances, sofa trends evolve from time to time. The only difference is with the interior house design, it takes a relatively longer time to change compared with sofa trends, but with home electronic appliances they change faster than the sofa trends.
Sofa trends 2013 have been generally determined by the upholstery design which integrates texture, color, motives and sharp of the sofa.
White sofa trend. Some predicted that color white will make it on top of sofa trends 2013 list. White sofa whether used in the living room or bedroom brings out the elegance of the room and brightens it up. To make the room come to live, decorate the white sofa with the right accessories like throw pillows with interesting pattern, and paint the walls of the room with contracting colors as an all-white room looks dull and boring.
Others predict that 2013 sofa designs will not be dominated by white alone, but by three-color palettes i.e.
- Connoisseur– based on neutral colors e.g. off-white and green. Consists of violet, liquid pink beige and silver. This palette gives an ambiance of old-world elegance.
- Glamour. Inspired by the art deco coloring style and consists of Rio red, Monaco blue, tap shoe black, chinchilla, ethereal gray, Moonmist and Japser.
- New Old Schoole. Similar with Glamour, but replaces neutral colors of Glamour. Consists of Ribbon red, bright white and Sadolite. Blue.
Due to the increasing need for more comfort and style, many people are preferring sofa sets that are upholstered by fabric and leather since they have a long life and give more comfort. Matching throw rug with solid color on the floor, as well as throw pillows are ideal accessories for a leather sofa.
Circular and L-shaped sofas has been among the most demanded. This is due to their attractiveness creating a focal point in the living room without taking much space like the rectangular seats.
To be on the safe side of the ever changing sofa trends, buy only the latest sofa design. But don’t follow the masses instead go for what appeals to you.