As home has become the place for essentially everything this year — office, gym, lounge area — it was inevitable that consumers would invest what disposable income they could on home furnishings and decor. Just as there were quarantine fashion trends to emerge this year, here WWD spotlights seven of the biggest home trends of 2020.
1. Glam Games
High profile designers got into gaming — a popular quarantine activity — with elevated designs on these classics.
Jonathan Adler’s Tiger Lacquer card set.
Ralph Lauren Home’s Fowler chess set.
2. Pillow Talk
Your home’s most important seating area deserved accent pillows with easy comfort and style.
Hermès’ Avalon Terre d’H pillow.
Jonathan Cohen’s multicolored fabric felted pillows.
Overland’s Argentine cowhide pillow.
3. Bright Colors
Colorful mood-boosting, vibrant accents helped bring positivity into the home.
Dior’s dessert plates.
K.Haring’ Glass Collection by Higher Standards tray.
MoMA Design Store’s Swing tumblers.
MoMA Design Store
Alongside cozy dressing, candles and diffusers helped to stimulate your senses in a relaxing way.
Cancelled Plans’ ’90s Baby candle.
Lafco’s Frosted Pine reed diffuser.
Byredo’s Cotton Poplin candle.
5. Fun Shapes
From playful candles to uniquely shaped decor, this trend livened up even the smallest spaces.
Anissa Kermiche’s Love Handles ceramic vase.
Lex Pott’s Twist candles.
Courtesy photo, @Lexpott Instagram
Lightology’s IC T2 Table Lamp by Michael Anastassiades, for Flos Lighting.
6. At-home Bar
Made a drink. Enough said.
Bisette’s Vintage Gucci ice bucket.
Buster + Punch’s Rockstar bar.
Fendi’s shot glasses set.
In a year of nostalgia — the revival of Juicy Couture’s tracksuits and Sanrio’s playful fashions — retro decor and furnishings were another way to relive happier times.
Hunting Season’s rectangle table lighter.
Hermès’ Les Necessaires d’Hermes Cabriolet chair.
Crosley’s Voyager turntable.
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