Welcome to the 2016 Year of the Red Fire Monkey the second new Moon after Winter Solstice that will reflects its unique character according to Chinese zodiac calendar all through the year. The Chinese New Year will start from Feb. 8, 2016 and last to Jan. 27, 2017, and belongs to the element Fire.
Monkey ranks ninth position of the 12 animals in the Chinese Zodiac and those born under the sign of the Monkey years (1908, 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028, 2040, and 2052) are clever, sharp, mercurial, loyal, inventive and entertaining all compared to a smart person.
Chinese New Year 2016 the Year of Monkey interior decorations include red colors, but when used properly following simple Feng Shui tips brings good luck. Good Feng Shui color combinations inspired by the Yang Fire Monkey which is symbolized by color Red can include vases of pretty tree blossoms, hot colored Chinese paper lanterns and many more that will help harmonize any living spaces and bring wealth and health into your home. According to the Fire feng shui element; red color carries the energy when used properly, will bring the desired energy into your home which is also symbolizes the Year of Monkey. Following good Feng Shui tips, color design solutions, interior design ideas and interior decorating recommendations, helps you to create beautiful, functional and harmonious living spaces in 2016.
Modern interior design and decorating for 2016 will bring together natural elements, stunning metals, and clean tones in eco style. Colors go back to the basics; dark and light neutral colors, soft and pale color tones and rich paint colors or their combinations, as that in wood and green house plants, natural brown and green colors, which will complement and contrast more industrial looks. It means hues derived from natural elements so you can experiment and implement fantastic ideas for the coming Year of the Red Fire Monkey, where functional, comfortable and modern interior design and decorating projects of divine natural energy that can be both destructive and creative. Reflect the popular 2016 the Year of Monkey interior colors trends in decorating and designing any existing living spaces or create harmonious color combinations for new interior decorating and designing that will bring the desired energy into your home. Red Chinese color carries the energy of the Fire feng shui element represented from the energy of sun and life, when used in your home with the new color trends for the year 2016 will bring balance, calmness, wellness and tranquility. If the idea of bringing red color into your home beside the new year color trends is not that appealing, do not hesitate to test your own design ideas and experiment with many different tones with other colors while enjoying your youthful and energetic interior decorating.
Everything is possible and fun in 2016. Surprise yourself and others by using right colors and unique design ideas, that works for your space and be creative to attract good luck in 2016. Once you are done, get inspired to decorate your home with other trendy colors, have a look at some of our past articles to help get you started, Romantic Home Decorating Ideas In Pink Color And Pastels For Valentine Day and Modern Holiday Color Palette: Lavender, Grey + Violet. Enjoy and happy holidays!