Latest Trends in Decorating, Suzani Textiles and Bold Decorative Patterns

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Latest trends show beautiful ways to refresh your home decor by adding stylish decorative patterns and ethnic motifs, and creating bold looks. Here is a collection of gorgeous interior decorating ideas with amazing patterns that transform your lacking interest room decor into bright, different and dramatic.


Rich decorating colors and stylish color palette are great for updated look. Black and white color combinations, neutral color shades and dark colors look fabulous with rich and bright color tones, adding a surprising mix of hues to modern interior decorating. Stylish blends of decorating colors add interest to home decor, breaking rules for creating unusual and personal rooms.

Vintage furniture, oriental rugs and ethnic decorative patterns give great inspirations for creating perfect color combinations for modern interiors. Antiqued, distressed or weathered furnishings, and decorative accessories that look old create fantastic home decor with new contemporary pieces in matching or contrasting colors.

Modern decorative patterns and ethnic looks

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Suzani fabrics with unique ethnic decorative patterns for bedroom decorating, modern home decor ideas

Bright decorative patterns, unique ethnic motifs and rich colors inspired by traditioanl and vintage decor are modern trends in decorating. Ikat, Suzani, and Kilim patterns, simple geometric and floral designs are strong and popular trends for home decorating. Oversized and bright, exotic and spicy, these decorative patterns bring fresh new colors into modern interiors. Navajo patterns are popular trend in decorating with floor rugs, accent pillows and bedding fabrics.

Contemporary and classic sleek furniture frames, decorated with colorful upholstery fabrics, create fresh sofa and chair designs that look amazing. Modern furniture pieces that are accented with tufting or pleating give home decor a customized look. Nail heads in upholstery are a classic and timeless trend in decorating that create a unique look.

suzani textiles and decorative fabrics
Suzani textiles and decorative fabrics, latest trends in home decorating

Suzani textiles

Suzani is a type of embroidered textiles and decorative fabrics made in Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and other Central Asian countries. Suzani means needle in Persian. The art of making suzani textiles in Iran is called Suzankari (needlework).


Suzani textiles and decorative fabrics have a cotton or silk fabric base, which is embroidered in cotton or silk thread. Chain, satin, and buttonhole stitches are the primary stitches used for creating beautiful and impressive decoration patterns and designs. There is also extensive use of couching, in which decorative thread laid on the fabric as a raised line is stitched in place with a second thread. Suzanis are often made in two or more pieces and then stitched together.

modern interior trends, suzani fabrics
Modern interior trends, suzani fabrics

Popular decoration patterns and design motifs include sun and moon disks, flowers, especially tulips, carnations and irises, leaad designs and vines, pomegranates and other Asian fruits, bird and fish. Suzani textiles and decorative fabrics are traditional home decorating idea in Central Asia. INspired by nature, bold and original decorations patterns are excellent for adding stunning and stylish look to modern home decor.

Colorful sofa upholstered with original vintage suzani fabric from Uzbekistan

  Posted: 24.03.2013 by Decor4all