What’s the first thing that caught your eye in this picture?
Well, the headline of this post gave it away. Zebra Stripes! You either love a zebra print or you don’t; there are no two ways about it. And, like me, if you love everything about this age-old animal stripes, you can’t have enough. I’m a sucker for anything in zebra stripes in any color: rug, cushion, bed sheet, curtain, upholstery, vase. Like I said in this page, there was a time when I wanted to call this blog “Lemon Stripes” :)
Yes, it’s an obsession. But I do realise there’s only o much one can take. It will leave you with a feeling of being on an African Safari :)
This post is a roundup of some cool home accessories with zebra print in various modern settings.
Aarohi Singh, a Bangalore-based artist, uses a dash of zebra-stripes and other animal prints in most of her kitsch creations.
Don’t you agree it was a visual treat?
Recently, I was on a wild goose chase for zebra cushion covers in Bangalore. I spotted one set on display at a furniture store in Bangalore and inquired where they bought. “This is imported, ma’am”, came the standard reply.
Tomorrow’s post will cover how to paint your cushion covers in zebra stripes. A simple DIY project with astonishing results.
1. west elm
2. Zebra Rug – Pottery Barn
3. Garden Stool – Tonic Home
4. Urban Outfitters
5. Rug – Kaboodle
6. Green Zebra Stripe Cushion – desiretoinspire.net