One of the most popular trends of 2016 was the use of warm metals.
During the 90's designers were specifying cooler metals such as stainless steel and chrome, heavily influenced by the tech scene. 2015-16 marked a change as we witnessed warmer metals such as brass and copper along with new tones including rose gold rise in popularity for the first time since the 80's. These warmer tones provide a sense of comfort, a welcome contrast in todays slick technology led world.
Some of the other key trends include: