The coronavirus pandemic changed all that. Now, much of America is working, socializing, exercising (and, well, doing mostly everything that ends in -ing) from our homes. And as we adjust the Dr. Seuss Why fit in when You were Born to stand out #Teacher Life shirt in other words I will buy this way we live, we’re also adjusting the spaces we live in.
So makes sense that, when Vogue asked several top interior designers what home trends we’re likely to see in 2021, one word dominated above all: comfort. “Comfort, practicality, and making your home your sanctuary on every level,” says Martyn Lawrence Bullard. “Comfort in all forms is becoming more paramount,” says Timothy Corrigan. “Comfort over concept,” says Roman and Williams co-founder Robin Standefer. “The importance of comfort, wellness, and sustainability will continue to be a priority,” says Sheila Bridges.