• Anne-Marie Earl

Monday Stat: Home Decor in Demand for 2018

monday stat home decor

According to the 2018 Gift Book Consumer Survey, 58 percent of consumers plan to buy decorative pillows, throws and area rugs to decorate their homes in 2018, and 51 percent plan to buy decorative accents. Wall art and lighting trail closely behind at 50 and 45 percent, respectively. Gift stores would be wise to capitalize on the demand for home decor by setting up displays that incorporate each of these types of products into a cozy display, inspiring the customer to purchase more than one item.

Do you offer home decor in your store? How do you maximize your sales in this category? We want to know about it! Send an email to editorial@giftsanddec.com and tell us your strategy.

And for more insight into consumer shopping predictions for the coming year, read our 2018 Gift Book Consumer Survey

Anne Marie EarlAnne-Marie Earl | Managing Editor
AEarl@giftsanddec.com

Anne-Marie covers news and trends related to the home, tabletop, bath & body and gourmet categories of the gift industry and serves as managing editor for both print and digital publications.

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