Market goers were seeing stars this summer. Specifically, it looks like they were seeing stars on a very dark night with gifts, clothing, decor and more with simplified astrological designs on blacked out backgrounds. While celestial-inspired designs aren’t new to the gift and home category, the five-pointed pop of color and simple line-drawn stars on black and dark gray backgrounds stood out as the clear cosmic winners. of this season. Drawing inspiration from trending colored metals and popular materials like pearls in jewelry and accessories, and even colors inspired by Pantone’s Webb Telescope, these products take consumers back to long nights spent stargazing and the wonders of the sky. space and all its unknowns.
To stay ahead of the trend curve, here are some of our editors’ favorite star picks from the summer markets:
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Adelaide “Addie” Elliott is associate editor specializing in retail coverage for Furniture Today and Casual Living. Previously, she also served as a web editor for These Brands and Designers Today. Before being promoted in May 2019 to web editor, Adelaide worked as an editorial intern at Furniture Today for a year. Reach her on Twitter at @AElliott_Writes or by email at [email protected]