In case you’ve been living under a rock, the biggest home decor trend right now is checkerboard pattern. It is literally everywhere. Whether you’ve embraced cottagecore and have a checkerboard floor in your kitchen or you want accents of it in your living room, I’ve rounded up the best of the best of this trend. Plus, a few tips on how to incorporate this trend in your decor… without feeling like Beetlejuice.
Image source: checkerboard shaggy rug from Urban Outfitters
18 Chic Checkerboard Pattern Home Decor Finds
I am starting to venture away from boring white towels more and more… and these ones are high on my list. I love the color palette of all of them together!
This pillow feels like a total classic to me — and I love the nod to classic Vans slip ons.
I have the feeling we’re about to see more and more of these gorgeous Moroccan rugs in homes and magazines! I love the green ones, but I’ve also seen some terra cotta orange ones that are straight up gorgeous, too.
If clean and crisp geometrics aren’t your jam, the wavy version of checkerboard pattern for this container is really pretty. I bet you could even use it as a vase, too.
Tavares indoor/outdoor checkered rug
The high/low texture of this rug is so lovely and a great use of the checkerboard trend.
One way to achieve a checkerboard look is to weave together strips of material. This bench is a great example of that and have a fun deconstructed checker element.
How about that citrine scalloped bit?? SO good and such a fun twist on the classic checkerboard.
It’s awesome that these come in euro pillow size as well… can you imagine 3 of them lined up along the back of a bed?? Dreamy!
This coconut fiber doormat is a bit more fun thanks to a bold checkerboard pattern — and I love that mustardy color!
How cute is this handmade paper lampshade?? Perfect for all those tiny lamps I can’t stop buying.
Fall is coming whether you like it or not… cozy up with this beauty. Alpaca yarns are soooo soft and dreamy.
How absolutely charming is this bulletin board?? It’s perfect for a home office, kitchen, or even an entryway.
Personally, I love when a checkerboard pattern is executed in unexpected colors. This tobacco and black combo is so chic and would work in so many different styles of home!
Speaking of unexpected color combos… pink and red will forever be one of my favorites which makes this bath mat something I am considering adding to the cabin!
This rug feels like 2 classic home decor elements had a baby and birthed a rug because it’s both shaggy AND checkered!
Add a bit of whimsy to your home with this cheerful and cute lamp.
I love how the woven leather creates a checked, grid pattern on these pieces… and that yellow + nude combo is soooo good!
Not quite ready to jump into the checkerboard trend? This candle is an easy way to participate in the trend.
What do you think of the checkerboard pattern trend? Is it here to stay or will it fade away? I’d love to know your thoughts!