2017 trends: You heard it here first – cork is making a comeback. Not only is cork a stylish material idea that adds warmth and texture to spaces, it’s also ideal for absorbing noise in our increasingly large, open plan homes.
What it is: An entire wall dedicated to storage and brainstorming. How to do it: Buy enough simple veneer cabinets to line your wall; paint them to match your decor for a custom credenza look. To get enough pin-up space, wrap a piece of Homasote board (made of recycled material and often carried at home centers or lumberyards) with burlap. Wait for a framing sale to frame the board, or hang it as is.