The 2022 Decorating Trends Are Complicated; Let’s Break Them Down

The 2022 Decorating Trends Are Complicated; Let’s Break Them Down. April is National Decorating Month๐Ÿฎperfect timing for spring๐Ÿชด

Doing research ๐Ÿ•ต๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ for this week’s blog was tough ๐Ÿฅต Believed, like fashion trends ๐Ÿฉฑ there would be clear categories ๐Ÿงฎ interior designers would agree on๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿฝ Boy, was I wrong ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ

๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ *FUNNILY, after writing the above; went to my favorite website, National Today, 4๏ธโƒฃ more information ๐Ÿ“ฐ on National Decorating Month ๐Ÿก

Is it time for a little refresh โ™ป๏ธ on your homeโ€™s interiorโ“ ๐Ÿก While fashion ๐Ÿ‘˜ comes & goes in twenty-year cyclesโŒ›๏ธ the same isnโ€™t exactly true๐Ÿง๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ of interior design ๐Ÿšซ

If you havenโ€™t updated your home dรฉcor ๐Ÿชž since the first Bush administration ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ โ€’ or heck, even the second ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ โ€’ then you might be overdue โฐ for a little spruce up ๐Ÿ†˜

Spring ๐ŸŒป is naturally the time for ๐Ÿ†• beginnings ๐ŸŒฑ so Aprilโ€™s National Decorating Month ๐Ÿ’— comes along just when we need a push ๐Ÿ˜Š to turn over a new ๐Ÿ†’ *stylistic* leaf ๐Ÿƒ

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But First…

Before we dive-in ๐ŸŠ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ here’s a little about my decorating style ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ I AM A NEAT FREAK! ๐Ÿคซ

  • My Bedroom Closet 2019
  • My Bedroom Closet 2019
  • selfie of a woman standing in a dressing room
  • My Dressing Room 2019
  • Dressing Room Organization
  • Dressing Room Organization
  • My Dressing Room 1
  • My dressing room 2019

Long before Marie Kondo & the ladies from The Home Edit ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฝ I have organized ๐Ÿงฉ using containers ๐Ÿ“ฆ from The Container Store โž• a rainbow ๐ŸŒˆ system.

It keeps me sane ๐Ÿคช & makes getting dressed ๐Ÿ‘œ a million times easier when you can see ๐Ÿ‘€ everything you have! AND makes closet editing โž• shopping both a time & money saver ๐Ÿค‘

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The 2022 Decorating Trends Are Complicated; Let’s Break Them Down

First Up…

Was hard ๐Ÿ˜ฃ to decide which of my interior design bibles ๐Ÿ“– to list first ๐Ÿค” Decided to go with my design icon ๐Ÿ—ฝ the legend MARTHA STEWART ๐Ÿช„

In my 2๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃs was obsessed ๐Ÿคฉ with Martha, when her show first aired on TV! ๐Ÿ“บ

According to Martha Stewart ( the 2022 interior design trends ๐Ÿ“ˆ are:

  • Grandmillennial Dรฉcor
  • Luxe Touches
  • Pet-Friendly Furnishings
  • Eye-Catching Couches
  • Sophisticated Studies
  • Earthy Touches


The magazine ๐Ÿ“šmost interior designers refer ๐Ÿ” to is

Good Housekeeping ๐Ÿงน ( says the ๐Ÿ” 15 trends are:

  • Biophilic Design
  • Bold Patterns and Colors
  • Traditional Details
  • 3D Art
  • Sustainability
  • Mindful Spaces
  • 1970s Dรฉcor Inspiration
  • Homework Rooms
  • A Return to Tradition
  • Multifunctional Spaces
  • Curved Furnishings
  • Lasting Style
  • Bringing the Outdoors In
  • Colorful Window Treatments
  • Pantone’s 2022 Color of the Year: Very Peri

And Now…

Another interior design BIBLE ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

Southern Living’s ๐ŸŒž ( 2๏ธโƒฃ0๏ธโƒฃ2๏ธโƒฃ2๏ธโƒฃ interiors ๐Ÿงบ:

  • Chic Chocolate Hues
  • Classic Canopy Beds
  • Maximalism Marvel
  • Dark Kitchens
  • Something Old, Something New
  • A Quiet Place
  • A Cozy Palette
  • Go For the Bold
  • Find Joy in the Everyday
  • Double Down on Details
  • All About the Banquette


Some interior ๐Ÿค“ enthusiasts surprisingly consult ๐Ÿค

Forbes ๐Ÿ’ฒ( trends ๐Ÿ˜Ž are:

  • Great Rooms
  • Maximalism
  • Traditionally Inspired Interiors
  • Passementerie & Decorative Trim
  • Woven & Rattan Furniture
  • Bold Colors
  • Earth Toned Paints
  • Going Green
  • Vintage Furniture 
  • Reclaimed Wood
  • Dark Woods
  • Social Media Inspired Spaces
  • White & Brass
  • Boho, But Make It Luxe
  • Wallpaper
  • Murals
  • Imperfection
  • The 360 of Home
  • Whole Houses Moving Outside
  • Raw Materials

Oh, Just One More…

Never ๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ thought to research ๐Ÿ•ต๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ this site for interior ideas ๐Ÿ’กbut thought it was fun ๐Ÿ˜œ

BuzzFeed asked a panel of experts โ€” interior designers, stylists, & architects ๐Ÿ—ผ from around the world ๐ŸŒ โ€” to give their honest opinions ๐Ÿ’ฌ on some of the most common ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ 2022 home “trends” that seem ๐Ÿค” to be written up โœ๐Ÿฝ just about everywhereโฃ๏ธ

BuzzFeed Interior Trends ๐Ÿ˜Ž

  • The End of Open Floor Plans
  • “Maximalism” All The Way
  • Saying “Goodbye” To Bright, Light-Hued Kitchens
  • Dual-Purpose Rooms
  • Moving Away From Clean, Crisp Lines
  • Implementing Curves
  • Using Earth Tones & Shades Of Brown
  • Leather Furniture & Upholstery
  • Wooden Or Warmly-Painted Cabinets
  • Antique & Vintage Furniture

2022 Closet Trends

As a fashion stylist/image consultant ๐Ÿฆธ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ offering INCREDIBLE closet editing packages โžก๏ธHEREโฌ…๏ธ had to include 2022 dressing room ideas ๐Ÿ’ก

Living in a temporary space ๐Ÿ˜ฅ miss the freedom ๐ŸŽ‰ of having a dressing room ๐Ÿ 

SORRY GUYS ๐Ÿฅบ It’s been some time โŒš๏ธ since I updated ๐Ÿ†™ my IG Shop ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ but committed ๐Ÿคž๐Ÿฝto refreshing โ™ป๏ธ it monthly with relevant items ๐Ÿ’ฏ Here are a few ๐Ÿ†•

Amazon Basics Slim, Velvet, Non-Slip Suit Clothes Hangers, Black/Silver – 50pk
TOFIIGREM Black Velvet Hangers Clips 20pcs
OUDE HOWER 72pcs Cascading Hanger Hooks for Heavy Duty Space, White
Acrylic Black Purse Hanger Hooks 4pk
Acrimet Facility 4 Tier Clear Letter Tray
Clear Acrylic Shelf Divider for Closets 6pk

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The 2022 Decorating Trends Are Complicated; Let’s Break Them Down


When working with clients๐Ÿซ‚these are my suggestions๐Ÿ’ก

  • Ask yourself ๐Ÿค” “Why am I no longer feeling this spaceโ“ Is it function ๐Ÿ”‘ or vibe? โ˜ฏ๏ธ”
  • Look at ALL the trends listed โฌ†๏ธ (Gathered them in 1๏ธโƒฃ place just for you ๐Ÿค—) pick a one or 2๏ธโƒฃ that speaks to your ๐Ÿซ€ & refresh ๐Ÿ’ an area ๐Ÿค๐Ÿฝ before committing to a whole room ๐Ÿ 
  • How much am I willing ๐Ÿง to spend๐Ÿ’ธ to update my spaceโ‰๏ธ
  • If you are ready for a ๐Ÿ’Ž full-on room recharge๐Ÿ”‹whether it’s DIY ๐Ÿ˜ or contracted๐Ÿ‘ท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธhire a consultant ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ผ to help ๐Ÿ†˜ answer questions ๐Ÿค” before such a huge under taking ๐Ÿ‹๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ


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