Gold Rush

Metallic has been the focus for designers since several seasons. So far, the use of metal optics has been limited mainly to design accessories, but today, any kind of furniture could be enhanced with metal optics. Whether gold, rose gold, silver or bronze – metallic is in vogue. Completely new are now also matte metal looks. Chiyoda has developed a new innovative decor especially for this look: UNICO. Unique as its name suggests, UNICO combines matte metallic effects with a creative spatula structure! Spatula optics are well known when it comes to concrete looks, mostly these structures give a rather rough touch… read more

Concrete reloaded

Concrete has been for some seasons the material and surface for modern design interiors. Concrete gives a cool clear look, perfectly for all contemporary interior decoration. Concrete has become an almost “classic” material in the design world. Our Design Team at Chiyoda was searching for a way to make concrete look different. When our designers combined free artistic brushstrokes with an authentic concrete structure they created a new look for concrete surfaces – the décor “Brush”. “Brush” creates a stunning artistic effect for any kind of interior surface like furniture, kitchen, wall panels and flooring. “Brush” up your interior products!… read more

Terrazzo 2018!

Terrazzo optics have been highlighted at several fairs this season. It started all at tile fair Cersaie in Bologna in Italy in Autumn 2017. One of the focused trend themes of the world’s biggest tile fair had been Terrazzo. Now this trend will hit also the furniture world. Imm Cologne 2018 and Maison & Object 2018 in Paris had shown already very nice side tables and table tops in Terrazzo optic.…and this is just the beginning! Terrazzo brings the flair of the Mediterranean into our homes. It reminds us of holidays in cities of Europe’s South like Rome or Florence where we have seen wonderful… read more

Cork is back again!

Cork is an eco-friendly, beautiful and warm material to use in your home. Perfect for little details in flowerpots, chairs, tables, … but also for a big eye-catching wall in your living room. It will give your home a warm and intimate feeling. We love this look. With our décor Korek we are able to give also a totally new design aspect to interior design: the look of super natural Cork in combination with clean and modern furniture design. read more

Opposites attract

Who said distressed optics are perfect for country interior? It was true for the past few years but now a brand-new trend is just entering the interior design world. “Opposites attract”- the combination of aged distressed surfaces with ultra-modern looks. Naama Agassi a designer from Tel Aviv is creating design objects which capture this trend. Our décor Aiko is perfect for “Opposites attract” – it looks like a wooden board which has been painted over and over again through many decades. You just have to place this décor on a furniture or any other surface and combine it with an… read more

Marble Mania

Marble optics are more in trend than ever! Several design fair events of 2017 like Milan Furniture Show, Maison&Objet in Paris and the world’s biggest tile fair Cersaie in Bologna focused on marble. Marble fits perfectly to that mid-century style which we all love so much. Design Classics from the 50ies and 60ies go along perfectly with any kind of marble. That’s why we developed “Brinjar” a beautiful marble décor which brings class, modernity and exclusiveness to any kind of surface in interior design. read more

Tropical Dream

Now that summer is nearly over and we all are coming back from vacation, who does not want to extend the holiday feeling with an interior decoration that brings a tropical flair into your home. Even if the weather outside is bad – bright vivid colours in combination with a lot of green, either real palm trees or palms and leaves printed on textiles or wallcovering, this will brighten up your mood. Ready for a “tropical dream”? if yes, the best companion to this new trend are tropical wood decors like our brand-new design “Garden Teak”, available in many super… read more

1950s “reinvented”

The 1950s have always been a great inspiration. For designers, artists – for all of us. This season the 50s are stronger than ever in fashion and interior design. Movies, stars and designs which shine into the 21st century. Our brandnew decor “Fluid” tries to capture the spirit of this era and transport it into the now. read more

Bohemian Blues

A family home in the truest sense, a place that put those that enter at ease. That is what the different shades of blue in your home can give you; a sense of freshness, creativity and tranquility. Blue is a calming color, great for using in bathrooms and bedrooms. The color blue is also suitable for reception areas as it can be formal, conservative and balancing. Décor Chicago – perfect for sophisticated work environment and homes. read more


When it comes to today’s digital age, modern lifestyle trends really are speaking the right language. Even trends that might initially appear to be a deliberate shift away from the phenomena of this era would hardly be conceivable in their current form without the success of the Internet. With this in mind, “LINK-UP” is the all-encompassing motto that unites each and every one of these trends. As much of a paradox as it may sound, in fact, even those who want to live offline first have to get online to be able to then switch off. Thanks to the latest… read more

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