While the clean, minimalist look can be appealing, it’s often impractical for daily life. One user mentioned that it “makes every speck of dust, dirt, or spilled food extremely visible.”
Many Redditors complained about the impracticality of open shelving. Sure, it looks great in photos, but it’s a dust magnet and requires constant organizing.
While they can be a fun addition to a rustic home, barn doors have been overused and often don’t fit the style of most modern homes.
As one user put it, “Not every wall needs shiplap.” While it can add texture and interest to a room, too much of it can be overwhelming.
While some accent walls can be tastefully done, many users felt they can be a lazy attempt at adding visual interest to a room without committing to a full design concept.
Gray has been the go-to neutral for years, but many people are ready to see a return to warmer, cozier colors.
Users particularly called out phrases like “Live, Laugh, Love” or “Gather” as overused and cliché.
While they were once a trendy way to store or display items, mason jars have overstayed their welcome in many homes.
Many users felt that the oversized, exposed-bulb light fixtures have become tiresome, and it’s time for something new.
While some people love the personalized touch of a gallery wall, others feel they can quickly become cluttered and overwhelming.