What was hot in 2021 expected to be hot in 2022 – Post Bulletin

Handmade pillows, jewelry and refinished furniture all done by Melissa Klema, Adourn, Chatfield.jpg

Handmade pillows, jewellery and refinished household furniture all completed by Melissa Klema at Adourn in Chatfield.


I am confident you have an plan what you like and your style, but it is really generally exciting to check out what various stores have to get strategies or to purchase merchandise done by other inventive souls.

“The biggest sells for 2021 ended up all points boho. Lots of macrame items, wicker cozy objects like foot stools, wall decor, and each individual piece of smooth textiles, chairs, sofas,” said Jenna Lubinski, proprietor of the Refinery Co. in Winona.

For 2022 she wishes to increase extra eco-friendly and raw wood to spaces.

“In January, I want to brighten the place with uncooked wood furnishings, wicker, white and black accents. Minimalism is heading to be a large go-to when you experience like your room is cluttered or you go total reverse to cottage-core with all things cozy, cozy and floral-pastel.”

The impact of the pandemic has persons spending extra time in their homes which is translating to the market.

“My phrases of tips are generally these: Prior to you go out and shop, get stock of your house, transfer 21 objects in your dwelling to distress, new curtains are the easiest update next to paint, and creating your bed is the most easy way to start the cleaning process,” Lubinski stated. 

A few doors away at the Rusty Bucket, operator Shayna Dais reported her shop offered a lot of quilts and lamps for speedy and simple new home appears.

“Residence-made cards and knitted products, along with tons of seasonal dish towels, cloths and do-it-yourself soaps” were good sellers in 2021, she reported.

The Rusty Bucket generally open up one particular weekend a thirty day period its up coming opening is Feb. 5-6.

Penny Bracken of Kismet Consignment Vogue & Residence Decor, Rochester, reported she even now sees industrial and farmhouse as architectural and decorative tendencies.

“Men and women really like it when it is reliable and genuine vintage as opposed to points that are just built to seem aged. Wooden crates, pottery bowls, handcrafted wall shelves are easy goods to integrate as layout characteristics,” she reported.

The Yellow Monkey in Rochester is additional than a shop — it is a donation-centered store marketing repurposed furnishings, home goods and add-ons.

Owner Cindy Rigotti tells, “For 2021 gnomes, furnishings this kind of as benches, matching night time stands and fall-leaf tables alongside with pillows, aprons, and just about anything classic sold,” owner Cindy Rigotti stated. “For 2022, I see very substantially the exact.”

Melissa Klema of Adourn in Chatfield way too stated that she expects 2021 tendencies to have into the new year.

“The top selling items were being a range of handmade and household furniture. Also, handmade pillows, jewellery and refinished household furniture. I see this next yr as a trend of the exact same,” she explained.

She also expects saturated loaded hues for the coming year.

“A combination of new and outdated, heaps of texture. Nonetheless a pretty simplistic palette,” Klema claimed.

The Backyard Flea is an occasional sale with refurbished finds, barn junk and special treasures in Spring Valley with entrepreneurs Carol and Dave Thouin.

“I would say that galvanized washtubs are fantastic sellers specifically in the spring due to the fact prospects are anxious to plant in them,” Carol Thouin explained. “Rustic farm junk was however great this year alongside with back garden benches and decor and painted home furnishings. We anticipate the tendencies will go on into 2022.”

Sandy Erdman is a Winona-centered freelance author and certified appraiser concentrating on vintage, antique and collectible merchandise. Mail opinions and tale suggestions to Sandy at

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