I’m sometimes not a “new year, new me” sort of individual. I don’t put a lot inventory into breaking out a brand new calendar for a contemporary begin, nor do I care a lot for developments or resolutions. In reality, I’m extra of an anti-resolution sort of individual. A development insurgent, if you’ll. But this isn’t a typical yr. After the shitstorm that has been 2020, I’m all in regards to the new yr developments and projecting what the following yr will deliver. Let’s face it, we may all use one thing to sit up for proper about now.
So what’s going to 2021 have in retailer for us? Well, fuck if I do know. But Pinterest is making some guesses for 2021 based mostly on what people have been pinning extra of currently. I’ve gotta admit, this checklist is making me fairly enthusiastic about formally placing an finish to the dumpster fireplace that has been 2020 and welcoming 2021.
1. Dream holidays — from dwelling
Pinterest predicts that the hypothetical sabbatical can be a favourite exercise in 2021. Because who doesn’t love imagining being right here…
Or right here…
Or right here…
I can really feel my blood stress happening simply fascinated about touring once more quickly. And till we are able to truly do it, we are able to all the time plan our dream trip (and save up, since we’re not doing – effectively, something in the intervening time).
2. Ritual baths
Right about now something greater than a two-minute, lukewarm bathe (critically household, avoid wasting sizzling water for the remainder of us!) sounds fairly superb. Since we are able to’t go away our properties but, Pinterest says bathing rituals are the brand new spa days. Pins for non secular cleaning baths are up 180%, deep soaking baths are up 145%, and full moon tub rituals are up 90%. Who isn’t just a little interested in a full moon tub ritual? I do know I’m.
3. Modern Mystic
Pinterest says that trendy manifesting is the brand new nesting, and this seems like simply the correct of woo-woo to me. “As Pinners get in touch with their magical side, alternative spiritual methods will enter the mainstream,” Pinterest predicts. Pins for defense crystals are up 100%, which isn’t stunning given the yr we’ve all had.
4. New and improved charcuterie
It’s arduous to go mistaken with charcuterie, however people are kicking it up a notch as of late. Breakfast charcuterie boards elevated fivefold, dessert boards elevated threefold, and sweet boards have been up by 200%. I’m drooling…
5. Creative dwelling adorning
With people dwelling 24/7, many people are in search of inventive methods to make working from dwelling extra comfy and for methods to make being at dwelling on a regular basis much less boring. Neon mild pins elevated by 800%, “cloffice” (i.e., closet workplace) concepts bumped up 200%, and even dwelling library designs elevated by seven instances. On a associated be aware, I’d kill to have a cloffice like this.
I used to be right now years outdated after I first heard about athflow, which is mainly elegant athleisure. Think flowy pants and informal jumpsuits. Rest assured my work-from-home apparel does NOT appear to be this (nor does my home).
7. Beyond the pandemic puppies
In 2021, Pinterest says folks can be in search of pet lizards, frogs, and even snails.
8. Eco-friendly crafts
Gone are the times of glitter in each nook and cranny. Pinterest says mother and father are specializing in extra eco-friendly tasks with their youngsters, like pencil shaving artwork tasks and banana peel fertilizer.
Honestly, this may be my favourite development of all of them. Pinterest predicts mother and father will “school their kids in mindfulness, moral lessons and real-world teachings.”
Here’s to a secure, wholesome, and Pinterest-worthy 2021!