Trending: Fluted Details

Updated: Nov 7


An up-close view of a kitchen island with fluted panels in the white oak cabinetry.
Fit + Finish Design

If you have been noticing fluted accents everywhere, you are not alone. Fluting (“a groove or set of grooves forming a surface decoration.”- Oxford Languages) has become a hot trend in the design world and we are going to show you how to incorporate it into your own home!




in furniture


We have gathered a few of our favorite furniture pieces with fluted detailing below:


A modern bedroom design featuring a fluted upholstered headboard and large accent light feature over bed.
Photo courtesy of CB2

The "Forte Bed" by CB2 features channels of plush white upholstery, creating a fluted appearance.




Photo courtesy of Williams Sonoma Home

The "Lewis Media Console" by Williams Sonoma Home features an all-over fluted detail in a striking black finish.




Photo courtesy of CB2

CB2’s "Providence Cerused Oak Dining Table" has a slightly inconspicuous fluting detail right under the tabletop.




around the house


Lighting, glassware, and decorative accessories are great ways to incorporate smaller fluted details throughout your space.


Photo courtesy of CB2

How stunning are these "Eve Coupe Cocktail Glasses" from CB2? This glassware would be the perfect way to dress up your bar/ holiday table, thanks to their fluted tops.




Photo courtesy of Arhaus

Aptly named the “Ruffle Bowl,” this decorative bowl from Arhaus is the perfect way to incorporate the texture of fluting into a room.




Photo courtesy of Arhaus

The fluting on the shade of the “Flores Floor Lamp with Fluted Shade” from Crate & Barrel gives character to an otherwise all white lamp shade.




Photo courtesy of CB2

The bright white glaze on the “Vix Modern Fluted Vase” from CB2 beautifully displays flowers or stands alone as a decorative object. The shape of this vase is only accentuated by light and shadow.




Photo courtesy of Crate & Barrel

Perfect for the minimalist, the “Hanno Fluted Salt & Pepper Mill Grinder Set” from Crate & Barrel has a subtle amount of fluting that serves a functional purpose!




more permanently


Adding fluted details, like we did with the kitchen renovation project below, can add an additional layer of character to cabinetry.

Fit + Finish Design

We tied the space together by specifying a band of fluted oak on the range hood, matching the island panels.




Photo courtesy of Tilebar

A classic natural marble product, the “Waves Salazar Marble Tile” from Tilebar has a stunning small-scale fluted pattern that would be the perfect addition to any renovation project!






Let us know what your favorite is in the comment!








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