Exploring the new interest in folklore, Modern Myths highlights mythical creatures and figures in a fresh modern way. Taking inspiration from video games, novels, art and design, the trend shows motifs and patterns that reflect the multi-cultural world.
Colour schemes that remind us of mystery and intrigue, such as Gothic associated purples combined with soft chartreuse. Features include making something out of nothing to create intrigue.
Cultural designs and motifs which show ancient ways and brought up to-date by using new materials alongside traditional furs and woollens.
Traditional crafts that typically define mystical ways of living can be incorporated into the overall scheme of the home.
My Real Trade
Find inspiration from fairytale style homes; rustic kitchens that have added elaborate details taking in to the realms of fantasy.
Furs and wool are used to create an almost animalistic feel.
Birds and animals can be used to let the imagination take flight so to speak, and whisk you off to a magical land.
Tassels, faux furs and sensuous purples used in bedrooms create a tranquil room of escapism to mystical and magical places.
Using a tribal theme is a great way to get the Modern Myths look.
Elevate Your Space
Reflective surfaces that emit light in a mystical way can also be used to bring this year’s trend into your home.