2019 Things that are Antique & Trending
Antique trends come and go just like everything else. Therefore, it’s important to keep up on what’s hot right now. If you are an avid collector, you will want to know what is going on. If you are just looking to find items that fit into your home décor knowing the trends is important as well. Classic pieces will always be in style but there is no doubt even antiques have trends too. Antique Allure in Southampton, just outside Philadelphia, carries a large, ever-changing inventory of antiques and collectibles.
When you are visiting your local antique store, make sure you seek out the items that are on trend right now. You can add them to your existing décor to you’re your style a unique flare. Read on to see what pieces and styles are on everyone’s wish list this year.
Bright and bold textiles, garments and weavings are having quite the moment right now. This includes items from all over the world like Indian embroidered textiles, South and Central American serapes, Peruvian blankets, African textiles, and Japanese embroidered silk and kimonos. People are using weavings and fragments as framed wall-hangings, mounting garments, and kimonos. These handmade items are works of art and they’re being displayed as such.
The trend of Chinoiserie has been here for a while and doesn’t seem to be going anywhere. Chinoiserie is the European interpretation and imitation of Chinese and East Asian artistic traditions, especially in the decorative arts, garden design, architecture, literature, theatre, and music. The aesthetic of Chinoiserie has been expressed in different ways depending on the region. The classic vintage and antique Chinoiserie is timeless. It is on large painted screens, bold patterned textiles and even birdcages.
Italian glass lighting
Ultra-femme, statement-making lamps and chandeliers are very popular at the moment. They add glamor and sparkle to any room. Rich or pastel colors with an addition of flecks of gold is very hot right now. This beautiful romantic style won’t be fading out anytime soon.
Caned, woven, wicker, rattan furniture is back and all the rage in all types of styles from preppy to mid-century moderns. These 1950s-1980s pieces speak to a desire for natural textures in décor.
Navajo and southwest style
Antler and stag accessories are best sellers right now. This look creates a well-collected, Western feel that many love. People are attracted to Santa Clara Pueblo Pottery, turquoise inset accents, unique rattles, hammered Southwest silver, wedding baskets and turquoise for a pop of color.
At Antique Allure, we always tell you to choose what you love and you should always continue to do that. However, if you are looking at some trends that are catching some eyes right now, these are the items to look for. You can mix on-trend pieces with your existing style to create an even more flattering look in your home.
For the best vintage and antique items, please visit us online or in person and let us show you what we have to offer. We are your local antique store in Southampton and we think we have everything you need right here!