New year, new space? Enthusiasts go to
Pinterest for everything from day-to-day DIY projects to remodeling and landscaping ideas. Here are some top trends.
Plants that are hard to kill are all the rage. Turn to cactus or succulents to green up your space. According to Pinterest, searches for "cactus arrangements" were up 235 percent.
People are wrapping up their walls — and themselves — in fabric for a textured, artsy aesthetic. "Textile art" searches went up 1,718 percent, according to Pinterest.
Natural swimming pools
Any excuse for swimming and sunshine. Searches for "natural swimming pools" went up 262 percent. Think irregular shapes, rocks, waterfalls and boulders.
The brighter the better it would seem, considering searches for bold "mustard yellow" walls and accents were up 45 percent.
Bold print wallpaper
Luxe, bold wallpaper is of the moment or, rather, of the year. That includes tropical leaves and bright prints. Pinterest searches for "bold print wallpaper" were up 401 percent.
Long gone are the days of the one-color accent wall. This year will bring stark lines and multiple hues forming colorful geometric shapes. According to Pinterest, searches for "geometric paint" were up 225 percent.
Looking to vroom up your space with some vintage style? Tin is in for 2019, according to Pinterest. From ceilings to back splashes to wallpaper, searches for the phrase "tin interiors" were up 563 percent.
Those looking for warmth should know that indoor and outdoor fireplaces are hot this year. And the sleeker, the better. Pinterest searches for "contemporary fireplace" were up 763 percent.
Painted floor tiles
Seems people are painting their floors with bold colors and mosaic patterns. According to Pinterest, searches for "painted floor tiles" went up 1,276 percent.
Grass gets an upgrade with "vertical gardens" planted on walls, both interior and exterior. Searches for the phrase were up 287 percent on Pinterest.