Design Trend Spotlight: The Honeycomb Pattern

In some methods, the honeycomb sample has by no means gone out of favor! From the hexagonal tiles of the early twentieth century to the present six-sided patterns that exemplify trendy aptitude, the honeycomb has re-emerged with a vengeance in right now’s design world. And we’re seeing an thrilling new tackle this sample that’s minimalist, trendy and natural…

Today we check out the flexibility of the honeycomb. We’re loopy about the best way it could evoke classic, Moroccan, Hollywood Regency and extremely modern types. From wallpaper and tile to throw pillows and ceramics, the honeycomb graces quite a lot of surfaces. Not positive if you wish to cowl the ceiling with six-sided types? No drawback! Select a vase or a bowl for starters, then work your means as much as bigger patterns. Even in case you miss this season’s batch of honeycomb merchandise, this geometric motif is certain to return again round very quickly…

Honeycomb Ceilings, Wallpaper and Tile

We start with a strong honeycomb presence–on the ceiling, partitions and flooring. In reality, the geometric nature of this sample makes it perfect for architectural statements, such because the ceiling under from Akke Woodworks. Note how the picket motif provides texture and depth to this monochromatic room… [photo by Robert Lowell]

Honeycomb ceiling wall and flooring Design Trend Spotlight: The Honeycomb Pattern

Honeycomb ceiling, wall and flooring

There’s one thing a bit Hollywood Regency about honeycomb wallpaper, particularly when introduced in crisp tones and complemented by reflective surfaces similar to mirrors. And you possibly can’t get extra crisp than black and white, or extra reflective than mirrors and counter tops. No marvel the toilet within the subsequent picture is so design-good! [from Diane Bishop Interiors]

Black and white honeycomb wallpaper Design Trend Spotlight: The Honeycomb Pattern

Black and white honeycomb wallpaper

If you assume you see wallpaper under, assume once more. You’re taking a look at Paccha concrete tile by Popham Design, obtainable by means of Ann Sacks. This Moroccan-fashion sample has a contemporary twist, particularly because it’s introduced in colours similar to icicle blue, smoke and milky white. [via Houzz]

Concrete honeycomb tile

Concrete honeycomb tile

It’s superb how a lot texture and shade are conveyed in every one of many honeycomb tiles under from Apavisa. The outcome: a up to date but earthy look that’s good for the fashionable area they inhabit. Note how mushy white partitions and accents are the perfect counterpart to the bronze-y, metallic tones that anchor the room:


Geometric decor headerDesign Trend Spotlight: Geometric FormsHoneycomb floor tile

Honeycomb flooring tile

Honeycomb Decor

We now transfer on to honeycomb furnishings, rugs and accent items. Remember how we talked about that the honeycomb can evoke a Hollywood Regency vibe? Nothing illustrates that fashion extra clearly than the swanky bed room under, full with mirrored cupboards and a chandelier to play up the reflective properties of the furnishings. Throw in some lodge-fashion bedding and you’ve got one stylish area! [from Covenant Millwork Inc.]

Honeycomb mirrored dresser

Honeycomb mirrored dresser

There’s one thing enjoyable concerning the elongated honeycomb sample on the kitchen runner under. We love the best way the sample is echoed by the honeycomb shelving beneath the tv, full with many compartments for stashing books and different smalls. [from Tanya Schoenroth Design]

Honeycomb rug and shelving

Honeycomb rug and shelving

Want to create some honeycomb shelving of your personal? If you’re feeling artful, take a look at this DIY Honeycomb Shelves venture from A Beautiful Mess, constructed of fencing planks and a variety of instruments. A little endurance is required, however we expect you’ll agree the outcomes are beautiful. And sculptural!

DIY honeycomb shelves

DIY honeycomb cabinets

Did you ever discover how using a honeycomb sample is doubly efficient when two or extra gadgets are featured in a single area? Like the rug that adorns the steps within the room under and the pendant mild that hangs above the bench. [from Brian Watford Interiors]

Honeycomb pendant light

Honeycomb pendant mild

Honeycomb Items for Sale

It’s enjoyable to take a look at footage for inspiration, however what should you’re trying to buy honeycomb gadgets right now? You’re in luck! There’s a slew of merchandise out there for buy this season! Like the Honeycomb Tile Silk Pillow Covers from West Elm. Not solely does this primary sample go together with a variety of types, there are two totally different shade schemes in one hundred% silk to make sure you discover simply the correct search for your area…

Honeycomb silk pillow covers

Honeycomb silk pillow covers

Even Jonathan Adler is bringing the honeycomb again! His Multi Bargello Honeycomb Pillow and Blue and Grey Bargello Honeycomb Pillow give the motif a hand-embroidered look, because of using lengthy stitches. Very retro, don’t you assume?! Side notice: these pillows have been featured in a earlier Decoist submit on material patterns which might be again in type.

Honeycomb pillows from Jonathan Adler

Honeycomb pillows from Jonathan Adler

For a small honeycomb assertion, take a look at the Textured Dip Bowl from West Elm, crafted of glazed ceramic. Perfect for prepping or serving, these bowls are available a variety of textures and motifs. As you might have guessed, we want the honeycomb sample, proven under:

Dip bowl with a honeycomb pattern

Dip bowl with a honeycomb sample

Our final featured hexagonal-motif gadgets are the Threshold Honeycomb Vase and Threshold Ceramic Lamp Base from Target, each constructed from gleaming ceramic. These all-white gadgets are smooth in colour but daring in presence, because of a geometrical repetition of honeycomb types. Perfect for the design fanatic who needs a delicate honeycomb assertion…

White ceramic honeycomb decor

White ceramic honeycomb decor

When it involves honeycomb decor, which tackle the sample do you most adore? Do you take pleasure in a classic hexagonal look? How about honeycomb tile with Moroccan aptitude? Or probably a glamorous Hollywood Regency tackle the motif? Maybe you want the best way the sample has re-emerged with modern type! Share your ideas by leaving a remark under…

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