If ‘beige flags’ have been sweeping your TikTok feed lately, you probably recognise them as the mundane, tedious characteristics of a person that can put potential partners off. But did you know that this concept exists within the world of home decor too, and you may even have some interior beige flags of your own?
A new twist on the dating red flags, beige flags are uninspiring personal qualities that are neither good nor bad. Apply this concept to your home and you have interior beige flags, which are a sure way to spoil any room’s aesthetic, whether that’s your living room, kitchen, or bedroom ideas.
‘Beige dating flags have been trending on TikTok, but this is a trend that can apply to the interiors world as well, and is one I predict we will be seeing more of on our social feeds soon,’ says Dayna Isom Johnson, Etsy Trend Expert.
Interior beige flags aren’t just another home decor trend that will soon be gone though. They’ve always existed, we just didn’t know it yet. We’ve asked the experts how to spot interior beige flags, and what to do to progress them from beige to green.
What are interior beige flags?
In the dating world, beige flags are the mundane, uninteresting characteristics of a person that don’t quite sound alarm bells, but might still be enough to make you question your romantic compatibility. Apply this concept to the world of home decor and you have interior beige flags, the homeware and decorating choices someone makes that are just a bit ‘meh’.
‘What someone would consider to be a ‘beige interiors flag’ tends to be based on personal preference, but largely, it