Let’s be real: Animal decor doesn’t have the best reputation. But don’t worry — you won’t find any cheesy pillows or porcelain figurines here. We’ve got some cool decorating ideas to embrace your inner animal lover and bring a little furry love into your home — all without compromising on style. Whether cats, dogs or deer are your thing, here are 16 ideas on how to do animal decor right.
5. French Bulldog Decal ($10): Available in a whole palette of colors and sizes, these adorable Frenchies can stick to almost any smooth surfaces and are easily removable, making them perfect for no-nail wall art.
6. Gallery Wall: Group your favorite animal prints and photos together for a fur-themed gallery wall. Setting it up in the kitchen is a fun way to bring in animal art without messing with the rest of your home decor. (via A Beautiful Mess)
8. DIY Cardboard Taxidermy Kit ($15): Any animal lover shudders at the thought of a real head mounted on the wall, so stick to the far more stylish cardboard option.
9. Cat Mat ($24): Let your friends know what they’re getting into before they even get inside the door.
10. Wild Wallpaper ($35): So dark and subtle, this pretty wallpaper makes it hard to tell that there is a jungle of animals lurking within. It’s removable and ideal for renters who want add furry friends to their kitchen backsplash, office nook or drawer linings.
12. Rabbit Wall Hook ($12): Seriously, how cute is this li’l guy? Colorful rabbit hook FTW.
14. Grizzly Art Print ($79): Forget the cat — you’re all about the wild and free. Perfect for a gallery wall or standing solo, this hand-drawn sketch is rustic in all the right ways.
15. Nine Lives Dishtowel ($18): This quirky and eclectic embroidered dishtowel will add some real character to your kitchen.
What are your favorite ways to add some animal love into your home decor? Talk to us in the comments below!