Exploring Trends: Butterflies

White dining space with butterfly artwork on the wall and crystal chandelier

Playful, whimsical and perfect for spring, butterflies conjure up images of sunny warm days. With bold and interesting patterns taking off in popularity, it is no wonder why product designers are reaching for the next big splash. Already seen on runways across the globe, fashion takes inspiration to the another level with these edgy and fun pieces.

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Elie Saab Spring 2015 Couture - Collection - Gallery - Style.com

As always, fashion trends trickle down into interiors and we are excited to start seeing this in home decor. Pair a simple elegant butterfly painting with clean modern furniture to get this refined look!

Stylizmo// #leenbakker @Woonideeën van Leen Bakker check out there website for inspirational living and decoration and follow never hurts!

For a regal and luxurious space, combine lush velvet textures with muted pastels for an overall feminine and eclectic vibe.

French Flair ● Décor, Wall Treatment

Start a collection of preserved butterflies, and place them on the wall in bold statements or even mixed in to an art wall.

Jean Louis Deniot, Photography by Derry Moore for Architectural Digest

i have a thing for taxidermy butterflies, saw some awesome specimens at a ranger station in the Uintahs last summer. wish they were mine.

Invest in a comfortable accent chair with a worn linen look and printed branches. Brightly coloured butterflies and other insects scattered about on the chair feels vintage and warm.

Butterflies Timorous Beasties http://www.timorousbeasties.com/shop/fabric/69/butterflies/

We are loving this infusion of earthy goodness, and if you’re feeling apprehensive about adding something so feminine in feeling, start small! Pick a neglected nook of your home and create a vignette with a masculine accent chair for contrast, and an elegant print for balance.

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