The trends of recent times are of boxy designs, flybridges, which I believe are manufacturer's manifesting on Lagoon
amazing success. Lagoon
have hired 3rd party architects to design their interior
that maximises space, modern comfortable designs, vertical windows that reduces direct sunlight, all options available, etc., and its working, its what customers want, sales are soaring, and its bringing a lot of new customers to the yachting world. Now take a look at the new Leopards, the new Catana
Bali, Balance, FP, etc - what you see are most definitely a slice off the Lagoon's designs here. But there will always be customers who will want a differing design, whether thats more sport, performance or other. Not sure designs will significantly change in the near future from todays trends. Perhaps new materials, more efficient power plants, improved components. More variations of the same....