Displays of natural history objects like insects, bones, seashells or just anything quirky and peculiar, along with glass bell jars (big trend alert on these!), statues or anatomical drawings, can create really interesting focal points. I think this Victorian and gothic touch works especially well in otherwise quite modern schemes as it brings out the contrast between new and old. (mouse […]
Birds & insects
The interior design world has had the poor things locked up in birdcages long enough; quoth the raven, ‘nevermore’… [upper pic by Studio Ilse, bottom pic by Domino magazine]
The botanical trend has been around for a while. We’ve seen botanical prints, botanical wallpapers, textiles and other botanical decorative items. Bees and butterflies have buzzed around. So has owls, birds and some creepy insects. Australian stylist Sibella Court bears some responsibility for the latter (see bottom of pic collection for exemple). The setting for […]
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La Maison – a feminine bohemian little house. By RobinsEggBlue on Etsy. Birdhouses – as well as parrots and birds – add a touch of whimsy to the interior. Especially when they are boho charming like this one!
There has been a lot of birdcages around in interior design lately, and one of my fav blueish wallpapers is definitely Birdcage walk by Nina Campbell. Birds and birdcages have an appealing expression: it’s waking thoughts of freedom, captivity, flying, dreaming… There’s a whole lot you can do on the bird theme. I’m actually pondering […]