Much of the trending home decor I see leans toward simple lines and spare palettes. Using large areas of neutral tones accented with punches of strong color and pattern. Another trend seems to be highlighting unexpected elements and the use of strong color for ceiling paints. I love this unexpected color for the intricate moulding.
Transitional Living Room by New York Interior Designers & Decorators David Kaplan Interior Design LLC
Take a look at these examples of prominently colored ceilings: