Our 10 Fave Stylish (Not Creepy) Insect Decor

If you think bugs and insects are cute not scary, you're in luck. Bugs are an up-and-coming design trend, and we've tracked down 10 of our fave pieces that you need RN.

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May 21, 2018

Insect Tapestry Headboard

Who needs a headboard when you've got a giant, stylish insect tapestry like this one. This tapestry uses a historical etching from 1645 as its inspiration, with unique, incredibly-detailed illustrations of different types of insects. It's available in a variety of sizes, so you can choose the perfect one for your specific space. BUY IT: Etsy, $48.26

Butterfly Gallery Wall

If you're jonesing for a gallery wall, but don't want to go through the hassle of finding all the artwork piece by piece, this collection has your name all over it. This set includes 12 butterfly prints based on original illustrations from 1790 (They really loved their bugs back then!). They come unframed, so you can choose the perfect frames for your home. BUY IT: Etsy, $45+

Bee Cool With a Stool

This hand-carved stool emblazoned with an adorable bumblebee could work in many different spots in your home. It would be adorable as a bedside table in a kid's room, a plant stand, or even as a catchall spot in your entryway. BUY IT: Ballard Design, $59

Like a Moth to a Flame

Many of us spend quite a bit of time trying to keep moths out of our homes. If you have a special affinity for the little critters though, you'll dig this moth throw pillow. Add it to your enclosed back porch, a sitting room or on a banquette in a breakfast nook. There are several other insects to choose from — in case you want to add to your bug throw pillow collection. BUY IT: Wayfair, $60

Get Hooked on Butterflies

This beautiful brass butterfly hook would look fantastic in an entry or mudroom. Buy several, and use them to hang coats, bags, hats, or anything else you want to keep off the floor. BUY IT: Anthropologie, $28

Bug Plates FTW

This set of salad plates would make a great gift for any insect lovers in your life. They feature detailed illustrations of both a beetle and a dragonfly. Bring them out for a high tea garden party in your backyard or for a leisurely Sunday brunch. BUY IT: Birch Lane, $40.99

Dragonfly Welcome Committee

Another great spot to show off your insect obsession is right at your front door, and this dragonfly doormat is the perfect way to do it. Even if you don't want your dragonflies front and center, place it at your back door garage entryway or mudroom. BUY IT: Joss & Main, $19.99

Ladybugs All Over Your Bed

If your kid is ladybug-obsessed, they'll love this bedding set. Aside from butterflies, ladybugs are one of the most loved insects. Use this bedding as inspiration to kick off a colorful ladybug theme you can carry out throughout your kid's room. BUY IT: Pottery Barn Kids, $109 for Queen

Float Like a Butterfly

We're obsessed with this chic butterfly wallpaper from Graham & Brown. Created by fashion designer Julien MacDonald, this lovely pattern stylishly brightens up powder rooms, front entryways, or guest bedrooms. BUY IT: Graham & Brown, $85/roll


Design studio PATCH NYC teamed up with West Elm to create this stylish planter covered in bees. Inspired by flea market finds, this terra cotta planter has a vintage feel. Group several of the planters together on plant stands in varying heights for a collection that's truly buzzy. BUY IT: West Elm, $29

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