Winter Home Accents:
Instantly Cozy Up with Sheepskin

A hallmark of Danish design, the classic sheepskin rug is about as ubiquitous as tapered legs in MCM style homes. Whether draped over a chair, the back of the sofa, the foot of the bed, or layered over a rug, the sheepskin is an element that instantly makes any room feel cozier with little effort. Here are a few of our favorite examples and options.

1. Worn in sheepskins help create a laid back environment in this living room. From Gregory and Jenny's Relaxed Hippie Bungalow House Tour on Apartment Therapy.

2. A DIY sheepskin cover softens up a chair in my home office.

3. Pale pink and natural wood along with a white sheepskin create an airy environment. From 79 Ideas,

4. A luxe version creates a cozy office nook. From Design Sponge.

5. A white sheepskin stands out against a black sofa. From SF Girl by Bay

6. An affordable classic, IKEA's Rens sheepskin is popular for a reason. $30

7. A extra thick version is a luxe option. Sheepskin from Pottery Barn. $79-$179

8. Soft grey is a great alternative to the traditional white. Flokati Rug from Urban Outfitters. $139 -$319

9. Available in a range of colors and sizes, these rugs by Celtic & Co are an inviting addition to any space. $115.00-$595.00

10. A snuggly pale grey version from Sierra Trading Post. $89.95

(Image credits: Monica Wang; Kim Lucian; 79 Ideas; Design Sponge; SF Girl by Bay; Ikea; Pottery Barn; Urban Outfitters; Celtic & Co; Sierra Trading Post)

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