Calling all decorators or designers with ski lodges, mountain homes, or the desire to achieve that Ralph Lauren feel: search no further, your resource is Heritage Game Mounts.
You are sure to be inspired by the elegant pinterest boards of Rita Schimpff, a tasteful Texan who sells antler decor and also has a blog dedicated to antler decor: http://www.HeritageGameMounts.com. She is not only super talented, but inspirational and lovely to work with, whether to design a lake house or a mountain home. Below are some uses of Antlers in design. I have updated this post with only original photos, mostly by Rita, and a few of my own.
Rita achieves a timeless handsome look with the antler mounts, very European.
I love how handsome and classic the antlers look above and below
Rita shows us how handsome a room can be. Be sure to check out her blog and website, she is a wonderful resource and she does a lot of custom work as well. A note that I feel compelled to share, antlers naturally fall off of the buck, so they do not represent harm to an animal, whew!
Since originally posting this, I did another popular post on contemporary antler trends, in case you are looking for more. Let’s face it, the horns and antlers are remaining popular in design.
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Peggy @The Decorating Files says
Antlers aren’t my thing, but I have a friend that loves this style. I’m going to share this with her. I think the tiebacks are a cool idea that would look great in her house. Thanks for the great post Courtney!
Rosy Vintage says
Beautiful ideas and photos, very inspiring! We have a wonderful pair of Deer Antlers in our collection at the moment, please have a look http://rosyvintage.com/pair-of-deer-antlers.html