Eco-friendly Sheepskin Home Décor

Eco-friendly Sheepskin Home Décor Leather Products and Sheepskin in Europe From far back in time, especially in the temperate region of Europe, sheep skin has been used for clothing. As technology continues to advance, more materials have been developed and are useful in making rugs and leather products like cushions for the home. However, the sheep skin rug has managed to bear the brunt of time and remains an exquisite addition to any home. Among the reasons that sheep skin has stood the tes...

How to create a cosy home with an Animal Hide Rug

How to create a cosy home with an Animal Hide Rug Most people put the idea of having an animal hide rug within their home out of their minds, as they are fearful that the design thereof will not fit in with their current style. The fact is, animal hide rugs will fit in with almost all designs. Animal hide rugs will blend in with most interior designs, whilst adding additional luxury and charm to any room. An animal hide rug hosts exceptional insulation qualities, which means you could potenti...

Why is Sheepskin Used for Rugs?

Why is Sheepskin Used for Rugs? Wool is one of the softest, warmest materials available and the added bonus is that it is incredibly hard wearing. The natural oils in the wool help to prevent dirt and grime from clinging to the fibres and also protect it from degrading over time. Sheepskin is widely used across a range of industries for products such as hats, gloves, slippers, seat covers and rugs. Sheepskin is also used to pad many products such as saddles and boots because of its soft, dens...

Sheepskin Rugs and the UK Climate

Selection of Unique Sheep Skin Rugs in the UK Unique Sheep Breeds and Good Interior Rugs There are a few unique brands within the UK that produce very good rugs for the house. The variations in the colour and texture can help in placing the rug appropriately. For instance Icelandic sheep have nice long fleece with dense hair that’s silky soft. The gold blend of colours in the coats of this breed make it suitable for wall setting and any position that requires something eye catching. On the co...

Zebra and Tiger Print Cowhides

Zebra and Tiger Print Cowhides How they are made? There is nothing quite like a large Zebra or Tiger print rug when it comes to animal skin rugs. These two animals have perhaps the most widely used two tone theme used in interior décor. The Zebra is a large animal common in many parts of Africa that looks like a cross between a donkey and a horse. Though there are a variety of breeds, the zebra’s black and white stripes are beautiful and make the rug easy to fit into almost any theme within a...

Rustic Interiors and Blesbok Rugs

Rustic Interiors and Blesbok Rugs Rustic interior decoration The family room is often much more used than any other room. It’s the place to watch your favourite soap, redo home work and have small talk within the home. For this reason, a rustic design often serves the room well. The main objective for any rustic design is to bring cosiness and comfort into the space. For this reason, any room looking for the rustic feel often has warmer colouring and lighting. The idea is to attempt to bring ...