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Maximalism: the design trend that’s replacing minimalism
For the last decade or so, minimalism has been all the rage
among interior designers. An esthetic that embraces
simplicity, minimalism favours basic geometric patterns,
muted colours and unembellished furniture and
accessories.

• Make a plan. Although maximalist interiors may look
artlessly eclectic, they have to be carefully planned to
avoid looking kitschy and overstuffed. Even when
experimenting with clashing patterns and designs, you
should organize the room symmetrically and have an
Recently, however, there’s been a new trend exploding in overarching colour scheme.
the interior design world — maximalism. A reaction • Be true to yourself. While minimalist interiors can
against the less-is-more mentality of minimalism, sometimes feel impersonal, maximalist interiors showcase
maximalism embraces bold colours, luxurious fabrics, your personality through unique combinations of styles
detailed patterns and a melange of accessories and styles. and decorations. Choose colours, patterns and accessories
The maximalist approach encourages you to design that reveal something about you and your interests.
interiors that display your creativity and reflect your • Try it in small doses. Start with a few decorative touches,
personality.
like adding a mix of brightly coloured throw pillows on the

If you’re tired of sparse, minimalist interiors, here are a few couch, putting up patterned wallpaper or investing in a
tips on how to achieve the maximalist look:
few statement pieces of furniture or decor.

This winter, embrace the maximalist trend. Brighten up
your home by integrating vibrant colours, loud patterns,
gilded decorations and richly textured fabrics into your
living space.

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