Animal Urges

This season, designers instinctively turn to wildlife for a touch of whimsy.



Deerly Beloved: The bambi occasional table by French design house Ibride is made of laminated birch crafted to resemble a fawn’s lower half. $1,260, Delise Décor.


Cornucopia: Set on a trio of bull horns, the soft velvet of this antique footstool is a perfect resting place for tired feet at the end of the day. $175, Reside.


Serpent-Ipity: Artist John Derian incorporates vintage images of snakes into this charming handpainted and -decoupaged glass tray. $155, Lekker Home.


Shady Character: London-based designer Abigail Ahern now brightens spaces stateside with her collection of dapper pelican lamps. $675, by special order at Maison 24.