Polka Dots are a Spot on Design Trend

Polka dots are back in trend and are popping up as design aspects in all rooms of the home.  Polka dots are being used in wall papers, fabrics, and even accessories like these great polka dot drapery medallions from Metropolis Iron.  They are a smooth, button like drapery medallion that range in diameter from 2”-5” and fit into any polka dot themed room. These polka dot drapery medallions can even be converted so they can be added onto to cornice boards.

There are some things you must keep in mind when using polka dots in your design themes.  Here are some polka dot décor dos and don’ts:

  • Don’t Over Do It:  Polka dots can be a great pattern that creates a three dimensional look, but beware, too many polka dots can create a blur in your room.
  • Multicolored Polka Dots for Kids:  Polka dots can be a great addition to a child’s room and if they are created in multiple colors, can even be used as a teaching tool for your young child!
  • Keep it Classy:  Polka dots don’t have to be just for fun, if used in the right color combinations, polka dots can create an elegant, classy look and feel.
  • Alter Sizes:  Creating a design with different size polka dots is whimsical and fun.

Polka dots are a great way to bring pattern into any room in your home and a trend that is expected to grow!

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