In the Wings


This season’s feathered trend is undoubtedly worth its weight in gold. Left to right: Large glazed ceramic bird bowl by Jonathan Adler, $328,; Gold feather pillow, $495, Jayson Home and Garden,; feather collection tray, $35,; Brasilia birds pillow, $145,


“Both birds and feathers are a graceful, delicate representation of nature.”
— Gary Babcock, chief creative officer, Arhaus


Cool colors and modern shapes make for playful renditions. Left to right: Wood bird figures, $29/ea., BoConcept, Birmingham; 248-792-6331, Chenonceau bird fabric in aquamarine, price upon request, F. Schumacher & Co., Michigan Design Center, Troy; 248-649-4941, Feather plate in blue heather, $15, Arhaus, Somerset Collection South, Troy, 248-643-1960, Thomas Paul Yokohama birds pillow, $100,


Introducing these flights of fancy will transform any neutral space into a refreshing, natural wonder. Left to right: Stray Dog Designs Uncle Walter striped drum pendant, $375, Ingolf Haas cuckoo clock, $525, Design Within Reach, Chinoiserie queen duvet set, $280, Bright Ideas, Royal Oak, 248-541-9940,


Watch your guests flock to these aviary accents when displayed in your kitchen or dining room. Left to right: Michael Graves wine decanter, $72, area JCPenney stores, Scandia birds placemat, $80/four, Thomas Paul, Birds and butterflies fabric from the Decorators Walk collection, price upon request, F. Schumacher & Co., Michigan Design Center, Troy; 248-649-4941,


Liven up your kitchen table with these colorful elements. Left to right: Recycled papier mâché bird, $48, Stray Dog Designs, Flock of birds napkin, $6/ea., Crate and Barrel, Somerset Collection South, Troy, 248-643-6610, Michael Graves tea infuser, $13, area JCPenney stores,


Set a precedent with these luxe, feathered finds. Your living room or library will be instantly elevated. Left to right: LA-Z-BOY Allegra bird chair, starts at $629, LA-Z-BOY Furniture Galleries, Sterling Heights, 586- 566-1343, and Troy (brand-new location), 248-649-6787. Iron Mulberry table lamp by Currey & Company, $630, RJ Thomas Ltd., Michigan Design Center, Troy, 248-822-1300,