Wednesday, January 4, 2012

2011 trends

2011 has seen many decorating trends-
vintage look-
patterns in rugs design all the way to the wallpaper-
ikat, lattice, chevron,zebra, herringbone, zigzag....
Lattice DhurrieZebra Rug
Ikat Links RugJute Chenille Herringbone Rug
chalk paint
Old Violetdresser

gold accents made a big impact in home decor
Gold Décor Glitter Tree Traditional
 as well as mixing patinas ...

As you look around your own home,
 have any of these home decor trends
 seeped through the cracks and
 up through the floor boards
 or crept onto the backs of your furniture? 
Can't wait to see what's new for 2012, can you?
Well, take care, gotta fly- Claire

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  1. I have several of those things that fall into several categories. I do really appreciate what chalk paint can do, i just don't like the price tag so much. And i love the different kinds of patinas!

  2. Too funny~! I was just thinking about this earlier this am! I'm happy you found me! And happy to follow your journey!

  3. Oh yeah, love all these trends. I am a huge fan of the golds and zebra!

  4. Loving the rugs and wall paper! Love chalk paint and I've been mixing patinas for a while! Following you

  5. Hey Claire! Love it all. I can't wait to see what is in store this year as well. Thanks for stopping by Turnstyle Vogue!

  6. Yeah!! thanks for stopping by and becoming my 100th! follower!! Ann

  7. I definitely jumped on the chevron bandwagon! But I just love the pattern... even if it has been overused. I'm sure I'll fall in love with something new this year though. :)

    Thanks for stopping by my blog and following. I am now following your fun blog!

  8. Thanks for visiting my site!! I followed you back. No, none of those have made it to my home yet!!

  9. We have been slow at adding many trendy items into our home. I am definitely gravitating to more mixed metals now than in the past though.

  10. Oh my gosh, that herringbone rug is to die for!!

  11. Hi lovely lady.
    I love the new Chalk Paint But $$$ sopts me from buying some.I would like to thank you so much for your comments on my Christmas dinner so sweet for you.
    I hope you have a wonderful 2012 New Year with your family.
    XXOO Diane

  12. Thanks for visiting -- I love making new blog friends.

    Some of the trends for the last year I like, some I don't. I really hate ZEBRA. I think it belongs on the animal - ;-D


  13. Thanks for the visit! I love making new friends on blogs. I haven't had time to check your blog out much yet, but I did notice that we have some things in common.

  14. Thanks for stopping by. Guess I don't jump on the trend bandwagon in my home. I don't have any of these!

  15. Love the rugs and the gold! Thanks for the sweet comment on my blog and following me. I'll follow you back.

  16. Thanks for stopping by my blog and following. Following back!!

  17. Hi Claire, thanks for stopping by Garden Therapy. love those patinas. I have all sorts of stained glass supplies so I patina anything I can get my brushes on. Love!

  18. Hi Claire,
    Thank you for stopping by my blog. I have been wanting a new patterned rug for all of 2011. Even though it's 2012 I am going to do it!


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