20 Unexpected Ways to Decorate With Sheepskin
Up the cozy factor with these fresh takes on a familiar textile.
Published Nov 30, 2016 6:00 AM
Sheepskin is a decorator’s favorite. You can toss a fluffy sheepskin over a corner chair, and the room instantly looks chicer. But this plush textile is also super versatile. Choose from an assortment of colors, and pick one of these new, fun ways to use the material.
Retro iron stools take on boho flair when topped with sheepskin. These two cuties soften an industrial space.
Special Work Space
Make your office more inviting by upholstering your desk chair in sheepskin. This look adds comfort and coziness to any work space.
Floor With Flair
A rug made of patchworked sheepskin is an easy DIY and adds furry floor seating to your space. Use different textures to get the look.
Pair mismatched dining seating with different types of sheepskin to add interest. Notice how the wood and hide hues used here match for a well-edited look.
Replace the blanket or quilt that is currently residing at the foot of your bed with a sheepskin. It is modern, quirky, and looks great with all décor.
Give an old stool new life with a sheepskin cover. It fits right in with modern décor and is absolutely adorable.
Bedroom Warmer Upper
Warm up a sleek bedroom with an oversized sheepskin rug. This puffy beauty makes getting out of bed a pleasure.
Pull Up a Pillow
Additional seating is always on hand when you have enormous pillows covered in shaggy sheepskin. Stack them when not in use, and spread them out when company stops by.
Who needs a fire when you have a stash of textiles this snuggly? This is the perfect wintry look for non-wood burning fireplaces.
A cozy sheepskin is the perfect way to warm up a good looking—but chilly—leather chair.
Of course you can mix sheepskin with your cowhide. Sticking with the same color, like these gorgeous greys, keeps the look cohesive.
Unfinished wood benches look ready for dining and conversation thanks to sheepskin.
Warm up a chilly outdoor space with welcoming sheepskin. This is an ideal spot to take in a wintry day.
Dressed Up Dresser
Put away the baubles and framed photos. A fuzzy sheepskin draped over a dresser, especially a fun piece like this, is decoration enough.
Coffee Table Transformation
Transform a room by throwing a sheepskin on top of your coffee table for an instant wintry makeover.
Sweet Window Seat
Create a sweet and sunny spot with thick, wooly sheepskins. Whether reading, napping, or chatting, this space is seriously inviting.
Pretty Primping Station
A glamorous vanity calls for the most comfortable seating. A decadently fluffy sheepskin is exactly what this gold, girly spot needs.
Bath Mat Material
Your toes will never get cold if a sheepskin bath mat greets them post soak. And we love how the fluffy material warms up a sleek bathroom.
Teepee Added Touch
What a cute and cuddly spot for quiet time. No child can resist a soft, furry snuggle zone.
Sheepskin makes the ultimate dog bed. Throw one onto your pup’s favorite napping spot, and it instantly looks stylish. (Bunus: Pet hair blends right in.)