Sheepskins are endlessly versatile, with uses ranging from fashion to insulation. In recent years, the trend for Hygge, Scandi style, Boho and Scottish Coorie, has helped boost the popularity of sheepskins and transformed them into must-have interior staples. Sheepskin instantly adds a level of luxury and glamour to any interior and helps to add that special finishing touch. If you’re unsure how to use fur in the right way, not to worry! We’ve put together 10 ways to use faux fur in your home.
1. IN THE BATHROOM
Using a sheepskin in a shower room can be quite useful. The leather prevents slips, the fur absorbs moisture effectively and they spring back up with a little brush and care. Don’t wash them too often! Airing works well and makes sure to lift the leather off the wet floor every day so it can dry.
2. IN THE BEDROOM
Sheepskin in the bedroom – a classic: on the bed for warmth, on the floor for cosy feet, and ever so stylish. It not only feels comfy under your feet but also brings a cosy look to your bedroom From singles to multiple skins, you won’t be to be without it!
3. ON THE FLOOR
Sheepskin is resistant, warm but naturally cooling, and durable with a natural bounce-back so perfect as a rug. Put it in front of our favourite chair or sofa, or at the base of your desk, and enjoy cosy warm feet. With a beige or dark grey colour sheepskin, your floor will look way better!
4. FOR SEAT PADS
Sheepskin can be used to upholster cushions pads on chairs. It’s very comfortable and easy to work with. Simply place it on your chair and lean back to enjoy your time.
5. IN A KITCHEN
Why not use sheepskin the kitchen? It adds a bit of warmth and texture to what is often a mostly practical room. Using multiple sheepskin rugs makes a statement and sheepskin cushions soften hard surfaces for more comfortable seating.
6. IN A CHILD’S BEDROOM/NURSERY
In children’s bedrooms, sheepskins are the perfect accessory to create the kind of softness you want for your little ones when they are playing on the floor. A single sheepskin can be used on a desk chair to make lovely and comfy. Pink or light grey sheepskins would be great for nursery room!
7. AS A THROW
You can use a sheepskin rug on a sofa or a large armchair as a stylish throw, adding warmth and luxury to your living room. Although our rugs and throws are not meant as blankets, they are lovely to wrap yourself in.
8. AS A HEADREST
Use a double or end-to-end sheepskin as a comfy headrest for the back of your sofa. You’ll never go back! Must nicer than a cushion to rest your head-on.
9. BY THE HEARTH
In front of the fire, sheepskin is a must. Perfect to lie back on and relax, or just to keep your feet warm. Fur is naturally fire-retardant too! Try a white sheepskin rug, which will fit nicely in front of the hearth. You can find other colour options in faux fur category and colours.
10. AS A PET MAT
A touch of faux fur in our homes offers instant warmth and texture while being kind to our four-legged friends.
Your favourite pet is bound to love your sheepskin rug so you can get them their own to lounge on. Very comfortable, absorbent and capable of adapting to the animal’s temperature, this is an ideal pet bed or mat as well.
Ultimately, the Faux Fur you choose will be up to your style, but hopefully, these guidelines will get you pointed in the right direction. The only thing left to do is find desired Faux Fur !
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