From creepy crawlies to winged beauties, discover seven top tips for incorporating the bugs and beasties interiors trend into your look
1. Come fly with me…
Drift away on a sea of tropical hues with this butterfly adorned wallpaper. Bedecked in warm oranges and soothing teal tones, it’s the ideal way to pep up a feature wall. Feeling cautious? Try cutting out a section and hanging it in a white frame for a quick and easy piece of wall art, or use it to line drawers for a colourful surprise.
Flutterby Pearl wallpaper, £20 per roll, Julien MacDonald range, Graham & Brown
2. Oh honey, honey!
Inspired by designer Fenella Smith’s love of summer and ‘warm, happy days’,
this gorgeous ceramics range is a celebration of nature’s beautiful bounty. It’s a bug’s life after all…
Ceramic bee range, from £14.50 for a mug, Fenella Smith
3. Pretty as a picture
Create your own creepy-crawly masterpiece with these wallhangings from Surface View. Just choose a design, then drag the on-screen window to select your favourite beasties for a bespoke print.
Customisable art prints, from a selection, all Surface View
4. It’s easy being green
Sit back, relax and take it easy with this botanical beauty from Marks & Spencer. Covered in discreet butterfly details and luscious leaves, it’s a dramatic but summery way to work the trend into your scheme
Harper love seat, from £699, Marks & Spencer
5. Bee happy
The insect trend is abuzz (that’s right, abuzz) with dainty accessories, too. Try propping this delicate honeycomb clock on a shelf for a gentle nod to the look. Bzzzzz.
Honeycomb clock, £12, George
6. The butterfly effect
Go for impact with this divine winged print from Osborne & Little. With an intricate motif in bold hues, it’ll send your heart soaring.
Murrayfield chair in Osborne & Little Butterfly Gardens fabric, £1,439, Multiyork
7. Dragon’s den
An insect-inspired print needn’t be overbearing. Try this monochrome motif from Barneby Gates, with intricate
dragonfly illustrations worked into a gently winding pattern.
Dragonfly Pewter wallpaper, £78 per roll, Volume 2 collection, Barneby Gates range, Wallpaperdirect
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