The Los Angeles Times featured an article in their Home & Garden section titled: "Bad design trends we hope die in 2009." They asked more than 20 Los Angeles based designers their opinions, here are some highlights:
Mass-produced, oversized, cheap leather club chairs:
Coral. L.A. interior designer Linda Allen says, “I’m coral-ed out. Can we date 2007 to 2008 the Coral Era, please, and get on to other organic items as accessories?”
Overly crackled, overstuffed, heavy Italian furniture:
Ornate gold frames:
Oversized sleigh beds:
Cubed ottomans and faux zebra skins. Suzan Fellman says: "How does a zebra print translate onto a cowhide rug?
Which trends do you agree/disagree with? Which trends might you add to this list?