Modern Home Trends: Raw Materials

An up and coming trend in home decor that is gaining popularity in 2015, and in the future decades, is incorporating raw materials into design. Materials such as wood, stone and metal are used in minimalistic ways to create a juxtaposition between a rustic yet modern feel.

This trend is here to stay and can look quite nice in the home or office. Below are some useful items that you can begin incorporating into your home.

Umbra Madera Wall Clock

Madera Wall Clock

This simplistic clock is refined and allows the wood material to shine. The idea behind this numberless clock is to keep you on track in your tasks but to not allow you to over focus on deadlines and the overwhelming tasks you may have. It is a reminder for you to relax and enjoy every moment as it is. Perfect for the office or the home, this clock is made of walnut stain and will truly shine.

Dry Land Concrete Coaster

Concrete H2O Absorbent Coaster

Coasters are a useful product to have so that your furniture does not get damaged by any leaking liquids. This Concrete H2O Absorbent Coaster takes it up a notch by not only being eco-friendly, but it is also handmade and uses safe, non-toxic recycled ash mixed with cement. These small coasters can be an excellent conversation starter to your home and they are slightly reminiscent of a rustic, faraway land.

Umbra Sticks Wall Hook

Sticks Five-Hook Wall Hook Rack

Half a functional coat rack, half modern art piece, this minimalistic design is the perfect addition to any modern home. From hanging your accessories, bags, to jackets and coats, this wall rack will always be in use. The aesthetic is rustic and minimal, made to match any household.

Koncept Gravy LED Desk Lamp

Gravy LED Desk Lamp

This lamp is a wooden dream, using maple, oak or walnut to emphasize the color of the lamp. Due to its clever use of wood, it has won two design awards including the Spark Awards 203 and JDP’s Good Design Award 2013. The soft warm light that shines through is perfect for both the office and the home. The LED lamp can also rotate 360 degrees, allowing it to be the perfect light source.

Blomus Slice Laundry Bin

SLICE Laundry Bin

You no longer have to worry about your dirty laundry and towels scattering the floor of your room. This SLICE Laundry Bin is the perfect combination of stainless steel and natural wood so that it can match with any modern or minimal setting. It is available in various sizes to suit your personal needs, and is the perfect addition to your bathroom.

What do you think of the raw material trend? Would it fit in your home? Let us know in the comments below!

Leave a Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s