Posts Tagged ‘decorate’

Decorating the Man Cave

Monday, March 26th, 2012

Having a place of his own is important.  Decorating said place is not always a top priority.  If you are searching for ways to spruce up the man cave without resorting to singing fish or neon bar signs, try something a bit more classy with a southwestern metal wall art sculpture.  Pieces such as this make any room feel more finished and carry the theme of the southwest throughout the space.

yhst-23119701400359_2199_8047885The Texas Longhorn Bull Skull Metal Wall Hanging offers homeowners a chance to see the true spirit of the Texas cowboy firsthand.  This metal cut-out longhorn skull features the traditional native symbolism and design.  It measures 18-inches high and spans a width of 13.75” to make it the perfect piece for any man cave.  The brown coloring is ideal for matching any color decor.

yhst-23119701400359_2199_95673537Combined with the skull of the longhorn, the buffalo provides a rich feel to any space.  In the Old West Buffalo and Longhorn Bull Metal Wall Hanging, that spirit of virality and strength carries through.  While it is large in visual impression, it is moderately sized at 18-inches high by 12-inches wide.  This makes it the perfect size for the walls of a man cave.

Whether you choose to add southwestern themes or want to focus on northern wilderness wildlife animals in your man cave decor, there are elements of each that are manly and strong.  The pieces above are examples of that.  Let metal wall sculptures help you enhance the look and feel of the most comfortable space in the house for the man in your life.

Abstract is Key to Decor

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Traditional abstract art was usually crafted from one piece that formed a striking sculpture.  Today’s abstract art comes in many forms and one that is the most versatile is the abstract metal wall art panels.  These pieces combine two or more different panels to create a beautiful and unusual design.  The examples below are perfect for any modern or contemporary decor, as they offer both unusual form and shape.

yhst-23119701400359_2196_357629565The Echoes of Stonehenge 3D Hand-Painted Metal Wall Sculpture features three dimensional pieces that combine to add character and depth to any space.  They measure in at 32-inches wide by 19-inches high and are done in shades of brown, black, gold, and silver.  The shapes and design are reminiscent of Stonehenge in their look and feel.

yhst-23119701400359_2196_822674Less geometric in its design, but equally as striking is the Serenity Scallops 3D Hand-Painted Metal Wall Art sculpture.  It is a three dimensional piece done in shades of silver, red, rust, and brown.  The silvery scallops and fan shapes sit atop a fiery background to create an instant focal point.  At 32-inches high by 19-inches wide, the piece is sure to draw the eye and enhance any room’s decor.

Abstract metal wall art does not have to be so unusual that it does not fit in with modern decor.  Choose the right pieces to enhance your space.  Form, fit, and function can help guide you in selecting pieces that will transform your room’s decor from drab to fabulous.

Using Landmarks in Your Wall Decor

Monday, January 31st, 2011

Sometimes it can be challenging to find just the right wall decor.  There are so many different options to choose from, that finding pieces that fit your room’s theme is not always easy.  If you are stuck for options, considering decorating using landmarks or landscapes in your decor.  Whether you are searching for a piece for a room with a musical entertainment wall art feel, or one that is distinctly filled with southwestern metal art, there are sculptures designed to fit both themes.  Take a look at the examples below to get an idea of how scenery and landmarks can make a difference in your decor.

Say bonjour with the Eiffel Tower Cut-Out Metal Wall Sculptureyhst-23119701400359_2139_96928382.  This 20-inch high by 12-inch wide black-on-black metal wall art piece is a stunning depiction of the famous Eiffel Tower.  It has a unique cut-out design that features the pride of Paris.  The see-through cutting style allows you do get a feel for the wall color or pattern underneath.  Subtle, yet charming, this sculpture will surely make an impact.

Travel around the world to the southwestern part of the United States with the Desert Panorama Metal Wall Sculptureyhst-23119701400359_2139_28621023.  At 24-inches wide by only 7-inches high, this piece is perfect to use as a mirror or door topper.  The scenery features a desert complete with cacti and the gorgeous setting sun.  The rich brown, sienna, and red in the sculpture make it feel like you are in the southwest.

Add geographic inspiration to your room’s designs by incorporating scenic metal wall art.  There is no limit to the types of scenes you can include, but be sure that they fit the feel of the room’s decor.  With some clever decorating you can make your room feel as if you just stepped out of another country or region.

Making More of the Moose in Home Decor

Saturday, January 29th, 2011

When you decide to decorate your cabin in the woods, or simply want to add some rustic charm to a room in your home, consider adding the images of northern wilderness animals to the decor.  One of the best depictions of such animals is the moose.  There are many different ways to incorporate a moose figure in the decor, but some of the best are through the use of metal wall art.

The Moose Meeting Metal Door Topperyhst-23119701400359_2139_101250309 is a great example of a subtle, yet powerful metal wall art sculpture that can make your decor.  Designed to be hung above the door frame, this 9-inch high by 30-inch wide wall art is bronze on bronze with subtle accenting.  It features a herd of five moose and all are realistic and regal in their postures and poses.  Perfect for the mountain lodge or a guest bedroom with a rustic feel, this door topper is ideal.

Make no mistake that your decor revolves around the moose with the Mighty Moose Metal Wall Hangingyhst-23119701400359_2139_117736434.  At 22-inches high by 24-inches wide, this elegant sculpture features a bold moose head in silhouette.  Its stunning antlers offer a sense of regal beauty and quiet power.  Hang it in the den, guest room or any room in the house that needs a special presence.

Do not be afraid to add the power of nature’s wildlife to your decor.  There is a subtle elegance and strength in a decor that captures the beauty of northern animals.  The next time you are redecorating, add the moose to your home’s decor for an image that you will not be able to forget.

Keeping the Kokopelli in Your Decor

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Nothing says southwestern wall art better than the image of the kokopelli.  If you are searching for just the right design for your southwestern home’s decor, consider adding some colorful, whimsical and charming kokopelli designs.  They are animated with warmth and exude a very natural charm.  The two examples below are ideal for any southwestern home.

Brighten up your walls with the cheerful animation of the Kokopelli Dancer Trio Metal Wall Sculptureyhst-23119701400359_2139_104721529.  At 13-inches high by 24-inches wide, this colorful metal sculpture features three dancing kokopelli.  Done in shades of blue, gold, rust, silver and multi-colored hues, these tribal dancers offer an uplifting visual focal point in any room.

Follow the line leader with the Kokopelli Dancers Metal Door Topperyhst-23119701400359_2139_73926738 sculpture.  This 30-inch wide by 8-inch high metal sculpture is made to fit above the door frame of any door in your southwestern inspired home.  A cheerful and fluid line of six Kokpelli dancers links hands and exudes movement when placed above your doorway.  The multi-colored hues make it an ideal color match for any room.  Whether you are decorating the guest bathroom or the main living room, this piece is a perfect example of artwork that will inspire and delight.

Make the most of your southwestern decor by adding some fun and exciting sculptures to the wall.  With kokopelli inspiration, your designs are sure to catch the eye and capture the friendly spirit of the room.  Let metal wall art help you achieve the look you have always wanted.

Designing a Sailboat Theme Bathroom

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

If your family thrives on all things nautical, why not incorporate a sailboat theme in the bathroom.  Sailboats are easy to include and can be found in everything from sailboat metal wall art to shower curtains to soap dishes.  For a bright and cheerful decor, choose sailboats accessories that are colorful and fun.

Photo credit to carterpino.

Shower Curtains

There are many different shower curtain styles and looks.  Many nautical themes are focused around navy blues and maroons.  If you would like a more cheerful color, try to find nautical decor that has lighter blues and bold reds.  If you cannot find the perfect shower curtain already made, make one yourself from sailboat patterned fabric from the craft store.

Wall Decor

There are many options for sailboat theme wall decor.   For a more sophisticated look, you can apply a pre-pasted wall border around the top edge of the room.  If fun and whimsy and more your style, try adding a wall art piece, like the Come Sail Away Metal Sailboat Wall Hanging.yhst-23119701400359_2112_52740138 This handcrafted metal sculpture features bright blue, red, brown and cream in its main color palette, which makes it ideal for a cheerful bathroom decor.  It is also large enough at 26-inches high by 33-inches wide, that it will be a dominant focal point in the room.

Other accessories, such as toothbrush holders, soap dishes and even shower curtain hooks, can all be found with sailboat theme inspiration.  Choose patterns and styles that coordinate with one another for a cohesive look.  When the bathroom decorating is done it will be a nautical dream come true.