18 Design Trends Seen in the 2018 Faces of Design Awards

The 2018 Faces of Design Awards feature designs from some of the most talented interior designers across the country. Here are 18 trends we noticed in this year's competition that you may want to incorporate into your home's design.

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Buffalo Check

Buffalo check is no longer a print restricted to the winter months, rather it is being seen throughout home design all year long.

Distinct Backsplash

A fun backsplash is a great way give your kitchen some personality and character.

Exciting Entry

Creating a foyer with character will be inviting to guests and give a lasting first impression.

Lucite Pulls

These lucite cabinet pulls allow for the gold accents and white cabinets to shine.

Spunky Artwork

Visually interesting artwork will bring personality into your space and be a great conversation starter.

Eye-Catching Light Fixtures

We've seen many designers opt for unique fixtures, that really dress up a home's design and are a bold statement piece.

Chic Outdoor Space

Enjoying the indoors and out is essential to having a fully functional home.

Playful Kids Space

We've been seeing more spaces designed with the kiddos in mind, where they can play and hangout.

Delightful Dutch Door

In areas where the weather is lovely year-round, Dutch doors are a must. They allow a nice breeze to flow throughout the house all day long.

4 Poster Bed

This eye-catching bedroom furniture piece is a great way to add drama and height to your space.

Tile Message

Is this penny tile boo-tiful or what? Tile messaging is a fun and creative trend, we have been seeing more and more of.

Chic Mirror

Mirrors are a great accent and even better when they are dressed up with a punchy design.

Punchy Rug

This is a fun and easy way to dress up any room, and it's easy to change out if you're ready for a new style.

Striking Tile

A unique tile shape and color, brings character into the bathroom space, helping it stand out among the rest.

Neon Sign

A custom neon sign is a fun way to bring vivid character into any room.

Bold Barstools

If the kitchen the heart of the home, why not have edgy barstools to dress up the space?

Whimsical Wallpaper

Wallpaper is making a comeback, and we've seen designers use a lot of bold, striking patterns - like this fun print.

Clever Storage

With a family, ample storage is a must. Designers have clever ways of making storage solutions that work for any family.

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