Interior design trends for 2017 are all about traditional, warm spaces pushing back against the chic minimalist aesthetics that have risen to prominence over the last decade internationally. Think warm reclaimed woods, lush green hues, farmhouse vibes, and mixed patterns just to name a few. In the never ending battle for dominance between modernist and traditional aesthetics in interior design and decor trends, the humble hexagon and other geometric motifs hold a special place all thier own. Moving beyond the traditional tiled backsplashes and other two dimensional geometrically patterned elements in interior design, the hexagon is now jumping off the wall into decor and furniture design and is poised to spread into every area of the home. This year expect to see...
For the inaugural edition of our Designers You Should Know series, we wanted to showcase a design house we have had the pleasure of working with on a number of projects. Partners Carol & Dawn of MAS Design have cultivated a unique aesthetic and a successful brand in the Bay Area. MAS Design partners, Dawn Carlson & Carol Perry.Photo by Jen Siska WHO/WHAT IS MAS DESIGN? MAS (Mood and Space) Design is an interior design firm in the Bay Area, California. What we try to create in our work is a mashup of space and style. We believe that your space should be an expression of who you are, and our focus is creating sophisticated spaces that allow our clients to live, relax and...
It's no secret that we love metallics here at Hammers & Heels. So obviously we are thrilled that a big design trend over the next year is mixed metals. Although many people have the same metal throughout their house there is actually no rule that says they need to match. In fact, we think the effect is more interesting when they don’t.
We love this combination of stainless appliances and the pop of brass pendants.
We have been inspired by a lot of recent design trend posts to share our favorite black & white offerings. A classic combination that we love here at Hammers & Heels.
Matte Black Architect Collection, 3 light Pipe Chandelier, Bare Bulb in black and chevron, Factory collection in black and chevron, white bird terrarium, black upcycled valve wall sconce, Ka-hoko black and white ikat rug, Attilio chair, black hexagone hive table.
Not sure how to incorporate it into your home? Or just want to read more about design using black and white? Check out the links below: