Getting Wild: Decorating with Animals
I happen to like the incorporation of a little animal, faux or real, but I also think that it's really necessary to show restraint or very careful placement. I'm not a huge fan of the hunting lodge look. That said, occasionally I see an over-the-top use of an animal print or texture and I fall in love.
Here are some cool - and thought-provoking - interiors using animals:
This zebra wall - certainly faux, so without the ethical issues - is so over the top that I love it. It reminds me of a restaurant scene in the Mad Men series premiere. Zebra walls and opulent furnishings - those combine to create spaces that beg to be filled with cocktails and cocktail attire.