Let’s face it: 2020 and 2021 were a sh*t show for everyone involved. However, if we’re going to dwell on the past, we might as well search for a silver lining. So, as much as we all despised lockdown, there was some good to emerge from everyone spending time at home: some really unique decor. Indeed, we can thank the pandemic for introducing funky shapes, nostalgic decor and cozy textures into our lives. And, while we thank these decorative staples for providing a much-needed distraction, it seems as if it’s time to bid some of them adieu.
“Using Google search data, we wanted to discover which trends have remained timeless, and which [had] their five minutes of fame by charting how dramatically interest in each trend has fluctuated over the last four years to reveal the most consistent trends,” explains experts at Atlas Ceramics in a recent trend report. What they found? Beyond the so-ubiquitous-they-became-cliché boob art and “gather” signs, there are five major home trends that are *done* in 2022. Read on for everything you need to know (plus five alternatives to bring home instead).