If you love horses, why not bring a touch of equestrian style into your home! Check out some contemporary equestrian homeware from one of our favorite Design retailers. We also have some ideas for upcycling and reusing some of your equestrian gear. Why not channel your inner interior designer and get creative!
Bring Some of the Best Equestrian and Countryside Brands into Your Home with Country & Stable
The LeMieux Woollen throw makes a great addition to any room. This 100% wool throw is perfect for snuggling up by the fireplace on a cold winter day. We guarantee your dog will also be a fan! Available in Burgundy, Grey and Witney - you are certain to find a throw that compliments the color of your home. This throw is also great for warmer months as the handy carry case makes it the perfect picnic blanket!
Le Chameau are well known for their quality wellington boots and are a staple brand within the British Royal Family. However, they not only make the finest boots, they also have some amazing gear for your four legged friends too. So, what better way to add some quintessential British Country Style to your home, than with the Le Chameau Dog Bed.
There are several retailers of equestrian homeware, but our favorite is Stylish Equestrian whose products will bring a dash of equestrian chic into your home. The styling is a blend of classic and modern and sure to elevate any home. From kitchenware to pillows and throws - they have something for every room of the house.
Here are 5 of our favorite products from Stylish Equestrian:
This gorgeous, neutral throw would look great on a couch or as a bed throw. The soft, snaffle detailing is perfect for bringing a subtle hint of equestrianism into your home.
An exquisite piece made from cool white marble to add a touch of sophistication to your kitchen. This can be used to store your utensils, but also makes fabulous vase or wine cooler.
With realistic stirrups featuring as the serving handles, this tray is a statement home piece for any horse lover! Serve a delectable array of nibbles to your dinner guests on this tray and it is sure to be a talking point.
Add a touch of class to any room with these Stirrup Candle Holders. Add ambient candle lighting to bring a romantic and relaxing feel to your home.
This statement, contemporary artwork is a real feature for any avid equestrian. A bright and airy focus point to bring character to you lounge, bedroom or hallway. Check out more of Vanessa Whittell's work.
Turn Your Beloved Companions into a Work of Art
Another way to display your love for horses is through artwork; and what better way to showcase your passion than by a painting or drawing of your beloved equine.
Why not reach out to a local pet portrait artist and get them to create a masterpiece for your home. From soft watercolors and pencils to vibrant oil, there are so many options to suit your style. Pet portraits also make a fantastic and thoughtful gift. Or even better, get the easel out and give it a go yourself!
Or, if paintings aren't quite to your taste, why not look for a local pet photographer to capture your horses, pets and family.
Here are some same ways you can upcycle old horse gear that you may have around the barn:
- If you've got an old Pelham Bit laying around at the barn, you could turn it into a toilet roll holder! Take a look at Pinterest for some inspiration.
- Decorating an old horse shoe is a cost-effective and simple, yet extremely effective way of bringing equine style into the home. It's also a super fun activity for all the family!
- Horse shoes can easily be turned into a rustic wine bottle holder by simply attaching two to a plank of old wood like below: