While some still debate whether it’s a fashion faux pas to wear white after Labor Day, or not, one thing’s certain; white walls, never go out of style. Here are some of our favorite white wallcoverings that are sure to make an impact in your space, no matter what the season.
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games start this week in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Rio, as most people refer to the city, is known for its golden white sand beaches, its impressive statue of “Christ the Redeemer,” which sits a top of Corcovado mountain, and hosting the world’s largest Carnival. Want to bring the colorful and vivacious attitude of Rio into your home? Here are three distinct looks inspired by the city and landscape of Rio…
Brazilian Boho: Beachfront bohemian style with mad color and just a dash of artistic eclecticism.
Sophisticated Sizzle: As the Carnival capital of the world, Rio is the place where cultures converge and the nightlife is hot, hot, hot!
Bold Naturals: The tropical paradise of South America encourages living in the sun, so extend home spaces to encompass the warm and welcoming outdoors.
Spring 2016 brings us landscapes from the urban center, a mix of matte and metals, and casual colors for the athleisure lifestyle. This season classic- meets-casual color for an upbeat approach to repurposed and redefined stylings just right for upmarket. The key is a balance of opposites in a fast paced world.
Clean: Stripes organize the eye and sooth the cacophony of noise which surrounds us in the modern age. Now delivery is bold and dynamic as stripes come to the forefront in unconventional colors and at unexpected angles. It appears that stripes have changed their stripes!
Color: from the artist’s palette in a mixed media format incorporating glimmering metallic, with an eye on warm gold. This spring color is a veritable candy store delight composed of vibrant hues in re-imagined classics, anchored by all things blue.
Custom: Uncompromising in personal character, and readily accessible through innovative technologies, custom is coming home to the consumer. D.I.Y. drivers have created a culture demanding personal style; so determine your own color, choose your own texture and create art for your wall.
Cultural: The mythologies of our space are defined by the values we carry; inspirational cues taken from our deep rooted heritage juxtaposed with contemporary lifestyle. Trends from urban organic to athletic tribal create a blending of contradiction which forms exciting new energy from a new generation.
Wallcovering is the largest canvas on which a designer will paint the story of any home. Here is where it all begins, a portrait of the people who live there and their vision for identity. Perception becomes reality, and it all starts with the walls!