Guest Picks: Metallic Animal Decor
Tortoise shell decor is still trending this year. This lamp would make a great conversation piece in the living room.
Metallic animals add unexpected quirk to a space, which is why I love them. A fox knob on a dresser drawer would surely make me smile.
I bet a tiny magnetic buffalo adorning your door hinge isn't something you thought you needed until now. These metallic animal hinge heads would make a quirky gift for a new homeowner.
You could outfit your tabletop with an entire metallic safari with these gold ceramic zoo creatures. I love their clean, modern lines and think they would look great in a nursery.
A Jonathan Adler bird bowl might be out of my budget, but I would love to use this as a centerpiece on my table.
Go ahead and hang your coat on your choice of animal head. These antiqued nickel animal hooks would offer a pop of fun to the mudroom.
Faux taxidermy with a silver finish might be just what your wall is needing right now. I would love to place a silver deer head on my boys' bedroom closet door. It's "boy cave" enough for them, yet still chic-mom-approved.
Faux bois gold piggy bookends? Yes, please! These would look adorable on a mantel or decorative bookshelf.
Set the tone for your quirky home by greeting your guests at the front door with a bronze dog head sculpture door knocker.
Could your room use a bit more light? How about one with duck feet? This lamp is sure to get a reaction.
This piggy bank is so large that it will hold $10,000 in dollar bills! It is a happy conversation piece.
I think seasoning my morning eggs would be so much more fun with these silver tree frog salt and pepper shakers.
These cute gold-tipped hedgehog measuring cups would make an adorable hostess gift, or just bring happiness to your kitchen.
I love perpetual calendars for their longevity of use. This silver polar bear can be used year after year to brighten your desktop.
Elephants seem to be the most common metallic animal seen in home decor items. These silver elephant place card holders would be adorable for a special occasion.
A giant moose head with gilded antlers is quirky yet chic. I could see this moose adorning my office and looking fabulous.
These silver piggy salt and pepper shakers are simply adorable. I would love to receive these cuties as a hostess gift.
A procession of three gilded horses prancing across the canvas makes this piece beautiful and magical. I love the sheen on the horses' tails and manes.
I think this cute bunny door knocker would certainly add some whimsy to any front door.
Vintage metallic animal head bookends can be found in abundance on Etsy. If you enjoy shopping in second-hand shops, you might be lucky enough to stumble across your own set. These impalas add a pop of elegance to any bookshelf.Next: Animal-Inspired Rugs Call the Wild Indoors