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Finding the Balance Between Trendy and Timeless in Home Design

August 21, 2019 11:31 pm Published by Comments Off on Finding the Balance Between Trendy and Timeless in Home Design

The homes at Willow Branch community are designed to maintain a timeless beauty while still incorporating new building materials and advancements. If you’re looking at Chelsea AL homes, then take advantage of the fact that Phase III in Willow Branch is now open and selling. This community has been a major hit with homebuyers and now is your chance to pick out your ideal homesite and home design. As you go through the building process, you will be able to work with the interior design team to put your own personal style on your home, balancing the best of trendy and timeless for a truly unique home.

Ultimately, the blending of timeless and trendy is up to your personal tastes. After all, it’s your home and you need somewhere that makes you feel comfortable. Still, there are ways to incorporate the latest trends in a way that is easy to update each year, without requiring a major overhaul.

Aim to keep major pieces of furniture as timeless as possible, both in color and style. Neutrals for expensive pieces give you more leeway to play with smaller pieces of furniture that are less costly. Embrace the mirrored side tables or ornate metal coffee tables and let the neutral sofa stand as an elegant backdrop.

Of course, even if you choose a more timeless sofa and chairs, there are often covers available in a variety of colors, prints, and patterns that let you play around with trendy styles without being stuck with a piece that will quickly look dated. Depending on the rest of your living room color scheme, a rich burgundy sofa cover could really make a statement this season, but can easily be switched out come spring.

Minimalism will always have its place, but you may want to add in some curves to soften straight lines and hard angles. Plus, with a minimalistic setting, a colorful, quirkier piece that also represents your personality really has room to stand out.

For example, use shades of white, beige and grey for timeless colors, but offset them with bold works of art or accent colors in accessories that can be changed as trends change.

Wood floors are always appreciated, but you can add rugs for contemporary updates. In the same way, natural materials such as wood, stone, and brick have a timeless quality, but can be incorporated into less expected ways, such as a rough cut bricks surrounding a fireplace, or stone tabletops and countertops.

The Chelsea AL homes from Scotch Homes are available in a variety of floor plans that combine elements of traditional architecture with more modern updates, helping you find a home that speaks to your personal vision. Now with Phase III of Willow Branch available, be sure to visit the website to see the site map and pick out your preferred homesite. This in-demand community is sure to sell quickly so reserve your homesite early before your favorite lot sells. You could soon be in your own perfectly trendy and timeless home.

 

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