Trend insight from industry leaders shows consumers want more convenience and escapism in their bathrooms this year. Pinterest, the virtual mood and design board for many consumers, says its top bathroom pins revolve around relaxation. Pinning bathroom ritual posts have been big for users, reports Forbes. This could be due to more people taking time to relax from high levels of stress 2020 has brought on. When it comes to design, materials and other elements that add layers of peace are big for consumers, such as music systems. What better way to relax than in a large soaking tub? Pinterest says its pins for deep soaking tubs increased 145%, specifically tubs with a sleek and modern design.
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The large luxury retailer publishes an annual lookbook highly regarded by industry pros, especially interior and bathroom designers. This is what Ferguson is seeing come into its showrooms from the premium brands it carries:
3. One of the major inspirations for 2021 is tropical getaways. With millions of Americans canceling travel plans during the pandemic, it’s not surprising that some escapism would trend this year. Tropical looks feature shapes, patterns and materials – from wave prints to exotic woods to woven inserts – inspired by balmy isles.