9 Home Design Trends to Embrace Now

Interior designer Melanie Whittington shares some of her current faves, with a few pro tips.

Henredon Downing Place Buffet by Jeffrey Bilhuber

2. Shiny Accents

Reflective materials like glass and metal are big.  Brass and gold are not new, but they are still wildly popular, and silver is showing up on more furniture and accessories. We are seeing a re-birth of marble too. This buffet with brass detailing would make a statement in an elegant dining room or sophisticated home office.  Just remember that with anything metallic, a little goes a long way.  

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