7 Animal Prints You Didn't Know You Could Use As Home Decor

Mar 31, 2016

We got a little carried away by the bold style statements of the Lakme Fashion Week ’16, and decided to venture into a rather unusual and brave trend ourselves – The Animal Print! We primarily relate this trend with leopard print; let this article remind you of the forgotten but remarkably elegant animal designs. It is important to know that these prints add a sexy touch to a room only when used in controlled amounts, which implies their use in accents, showpieces, decoratives, etc. They material may be faux, but is genuinely in vogue!


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Let’s begin with fulfilling the “Meow” that has been ringing at the back of your head ever since you started reading this article. The style of your room may be contemporary, eclectic or classic, let that not stop you from adding this fashion statement to it! Here are a few ways you can incorporate LEOPARD and TIGER print into your home…


Leopard Print on Ottomon
Leopard Print on Ottomon

Leopard Print Flooring
Leopard Print Flooring

Tiger Printed Wallpaper!
Tiger Printed Wallpaper!

Moving on to ZEBRA, you’ll be surprised how this design is no longer restricted to black and white when it comes to home décor! Check it out…


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Brown Zebra Print On The Coffee Table!

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Coral Zebra Stripes On Furnishing

The REINDEER is no longer pulling Santa’s sleigh! This design trend is used in a slightly different manner – as lampshades and paintings. This brings us to ELEPHANTS being used in a similar light. Now add spice to a monochromatic room using this inexpensive hack!


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Reindeer Lampshade!

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Wall Art!

Pastel Painting On A White Wall
Pastel Painting On A White Wall

While we’re at wall art, why not get adventurous with a little more than just paintings? Here’s a perfect illustration of the ‘less is more’ approach. Oh yes, that is in fact a quarter of a HORSE!


Eclectic Horse Wall Art!
Eclectic Horse Wall Art!

Do you know SWANS look as graceful on furniture as they do in real life? Make this unexpected print the focal point of your room. This pattern on pastel furniture will do the trick!


Swan Illustration On Furnishings!
Swan Illustration On Furnishings!

Hope this article has inspired you into taking a leap into the wild side! If you’ve incorporated any of these, or are bolder than we’ve thought our audience to be, then enlighten us in the comments below.

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Stay Golden!