As we bid goodbye to yet another year, we set our sights on 2016 and
everything shiny and new that comes with it. Hot on our radar are 2016 design
trends, and what better way to incorporate them into your home than with a
little local expertise? We caught up with Sherri Cowlthorp, Principal Decorator
and Owner of Inclusive Design
to get her design forecast for the New Year.
Copper, silver or
gold? This year, you don’t have to decide between them. Mixing metals is all
the rage for 2016, so let your imagination run wild. Pro tip: throw in some
metallic shimmer for an added luxe effect.
: It’s time to pack
away the trusty chandelier in favour of an eye-catching pendant. With varying
colours, sizes and shapes to choose from, you’re bound to find the perfect fit
for your home. Say hello to the new star of your room.
Glam Family Rooms
: 2016 is officially the year of the
glamorous family room. Forget stringing together tired and ‘safe’ furniture
pieces. Instead, opt for fabrics and furniture that are not only durable but
100% stylish. Pro tip: mix textures and shape to up the ante of your new
For more inspiration and tips, catch Sherri on The Lifestyle Stage at the Winnipeg Renovation Show
Saturday, January 16th at 4pm and Sunday, January 17th at 2pm, where she will
be presenting Planning Smart for Your New
Home or Renovation
. To purchase your tickets to the show, click here
and save $3!
RBC CONVENTION CENTRE
JANUARY 15-17, 2016.