As the new year rolls around, the big design magazines release the furniture trends for 2019. Designers in Vogue and Elle decor are flagging the return to popularity with antiques (see links), in particular with trends favoring antiques
- pieces that have soul, and tell a story
- trends moving away from consumerism and focusing on quality pieces that will last the depths of time
Designers tips include lush upholstery, darker timbers, handcrafted furniture rather than mass produced pieces.
Bedroom furniture will be focusing on cosy, half tester or four poster beds, while living will feature Art deco and eclectic mix of antique and modern furniture.