Cat in the apartment is always certain difficulties for the owner. Where and how to equip a cat bed, How to choose suitable for interior a cat scratcher and it will be possible to disguise a tray? Especially for cat owners we prepared a selection of home decoration which will make life of domestic pets more comfortable, and thus will perfectly fit into an interior.
Selection of cat beds and scratchers on the market is great, but it’s not so simple to find really stylish cat furniture.
Quite popular option – woolen “holes”. Cat beds hails from Lithuania made of pure wool, and they can have the most different design, for example, in the form of the popular “cobble-stones”, which are organically supplementing an interior in the Scandinavian style. On Etsy they will cost to you about 78 dollars.
If your interior – modern, minimalist, and thus it has a place of bright colors, pay attention to furniture from the Czech company Catworks. Colored cat beds-scratchers from the Alphabet collection will cost to you 450 – 650 dollars.
Cat beds from other Czech firm — Cocici will fit into the apartment in retrostyle.
The charming wooden furniture for cats and dogs is done by masters of the Munich studio Rosi & Rufus. It is the real design work: environmental friendliness and materials suitable especially for pets.
There are cat beds which look at the same time as production of Apple firm, and as the retroradio receiver (cost on Etsy — 450 dollars), and there are futuristic copies like The Crash Pad from the London design studio Cats & Pods.
There is a furniture for cats which will pertinently look even in a strict, classical office. The most popular line – Rondo. The furniture is created in Germany with use of the best materials, including a genuine leather. You can choose color of an upholstery and pillow. The stove bench on a stand will cost to you 650-700 dollars, fastening on a wall – 500.
If leather seems to you too impractical material, stop on a wood — orthopedic baskets Siro-Twist made by Pet-Interiors only for 450 dollars.
The furniture for cats can be bright and a little thoughtless – this will perfectly look in a cheerful house of creative young couples or in the nursery. Cozy beds for cats can be bought in The Cat Ball shop on Etsy for 55 dollars. If a family has children, they will appreciate the house in the form of a shark. A good choice for the nursery – easily washing animation beds in the form of the cat’s head of Kitty Meow from Studio Mango. One more option for a modern interior – pEi Pod nest. Color eggs are created from durable plastic and cost slightly more than 100 dollars.
Not all animals like to sleep in the shaking surfaces, but The Cat’s Trapeze is designed more for recreation than for sleep. If your cat adores clambering on curtains, the textile pyramid (cost 78 – 100 dollars) will be pleasant to it, and will save your nerves.
Cats like to sleep on batteries, but progress can’t be stopped: radiators become thinner, and it is simply impossible to lie on them now. Warm place will ensure your cat bamboo or fully fur hanging nest.
If your cat loves hammocks, it’s possible to arrange her a stove bench under the chair with help of the hammock from The Cat Crib (cost – 29 dollars) or if the place allows to put a separate stove bench, for example, from a line of The Bambú Pet Furniture Collection created by Pet Lounge studio (199,99 dollars).
The design follows the laws of physics, and takes as it’s starting point a man, so that’s why the floor and the lower part of the walls of the houses are heavily loaded, but the space under the ceiling is usually empty. Make it useful by means of shelves, ladders and hanging houses for cats. Animals will jump less often on book shelves, and you will be able to watch without irritation their high-rise adventures.
Complexes of “nesting boxes” for cats of Catissa are available in different colors, this, in the Mediterranean style, costs 350 dollars.
Skillful hands or goods of the German studio Goldtatze will help to transform the house to the real jungle. It is possible to put in the middle of the house a tree – it will help your pet to stay in shape and perfectly fit into the eco-style interior.
Eco-interior can be supplemented through wooden houses from separate “edges”, for example, from the Korean design studio Pote. They look like fish skeletons, assembled without glue or nails, and your cats will certainly like it.
Super eco-friendly option for the loft interior – tunnels and scratchers from the corrugated cardboard. In Catpods shop it’s possible to buy tunnels and beds only for 30 dollars. They are suitable as an active cats, who love to run around in them, and for phlegmatic cats, who prefer to arrange it “nests”.
There are scratchers, surprisingly, so unusual and stylish that they fit to put in a museum of contemporary art. Designer Erik Stehmann thought up ironic Lumpi in the form of the white labrador, and James Owen Designs made the delightful sharpener for claws Leo Scratching (at the same time a toy).
The Moderncat Company expensively suggests to solve a delicate problem of unpresentableness of cat’s litters. In a line of furniture for animals Five Pet Place they presented the smart closed toilet for cats at the cost about 500 dollars. For this money you will be able to choose color and to order an inscription on the metal plate.
At the “Fair of Masters” fans of fairy tales will find a hut on chicken legs for a cat with devil character. Connoisseurs of radical industrial design will be inspired by wood and concrete lodge of The Cat Cube designed by Standard Architecture Design. Studio, among others, participated in a charity event for which the architects were asked to construct facilities for street cats.
We hope that our selection will inspire you on a new view at the house which you share with a favourite pet.