Concrete

I have always loved the look of concrete in home decor.  It is often associated with an industrial modern style, but it can easily be incorporated into any home. I've gathered up a few pretty "pinterest" pictures showing this trend....

Concrete pendants help to visually balance out the large island.

concrete pendant lights in the kitchen - LOVE IT! But would the colouring work for us?:


Concrete planters.

Concrete Bowl - Light Grey | Home Decor | Roughfusion:

A fun little DIY project....making concrete book ends.


Concrete_Bookends_eHow:


Its all in the details.....why not add concrete shelving.

concrete shelves:


Subtle use of concrete on the top of the coffee table.

Cozy Nordic living room by Daniela Witte:


Concrete used in a more rustic, country style setting....

Industrial interior https://www.etsy.com/listing/179401349/the-sez-wall-mailbox-steel-modern-urban?ref=listing-shop-header-0:


Love the look of concrete floors!!  Good idea to have a heating system underneath or area rugs.

An In-Depth Guide To Polished Concrete Floors:


And one of the most common uses of concrete...on the counter tops.  Definitely more maintenance required as they need to be regularly sealed, but they really bring a wow factor to the kitchen!

20 Best DIY Kitchen Upgrades:

Would you consider using concrete in your home?