How to Engage Trends While Still Maintaining Timeless

Today, I am going to talk through a trend and how to work it into your decor without overdoing or eliminating that timeless look you want your home to have. Don't get me wrong, some people are bold enough to design their entire home on trend and spread it throughout and are okay with revamping the entire thing 10 years later. Not me. I am a big believer in leaning towards one overall design style while including those other elements you really like. Although I wish I could write pages on this topic, I can't and you'd get bored. I am going to hit on ONE major trend today, but may make this a topic series I revisit over the next few weeks.

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The Best Kept Lighting Secret

Light fixtures are like the cherries on ice cream sundaes, the bacon bits on a creamy potato soup, or the avocado on a Cobb salad. They aren’t absolutely required, but they give that extra punch or flavor. However, if the base of the dish isn’t good, the topping goes unnoticed. Catch my drift? That being said, I don’t at all think the light fixture bombs the room. I think it has potential to, but in most circumstances, it only adds to or enhances what you’re trying achieve instead taking from it.

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