Creating a rustic décor in your home conveys your love of the outdoors and animals to family and friends. Checkout three tips to get your started on the perfect rustic décor for your home.
Artwork with a Rustic Twist
There are so many artists who love nature, animals and outdoor scenes that it will be difficult to choose just a few. Do you like birds? Then, go with an artist who paints scenes with sea birds or forests full of birds perched on the tree branches. If you like sunsets, you can go with an Impressionist artist who can communicate the actual feeling of a sunset with color and texture. Use a variety of frames for your prints and photos to draw even more attention to your rustic walls.
Furniture with a Wildlife Theme
Select pieces of furniture with a wildlife theme such as a sofa with a cover featuring a flock of birds flying over a lake. Or, get a plain sofa and find a soft, throw blanket with an engaging wildlife scene on it. A bear coffee table would be a fun addition to a house with rustic décor. Fortunately, you can get as creative as you want with this type of furniture.
Lamps and Lampshades with a Wildlife Theme
A lamp with a base in the shape of deer antlers is one idea for a home with rustic décor. If you prefer to echo your rustic décor with a lampshade, you can find many with designs of animals and forest scenes on them. They are usually made in a color that enhances the scene even more when the lamp is turned on. Think about small lamps to put on tables that lend light to the corners of your room. Though they are small, they can contribute a lot of interest in the space.
Lastly, these are three fun ideas to try for your home with a rustic décor. Area rugs, decorative vases and wall paper can all be used to enhance the rustic look you’re looking for.