Sport-Inspired Home Decor Ideas
Pastimes meet posh decor with these home accents sure to inspire your game.
Tee It Up: Say “cheese” with this fun yet deliciously functional bamboo golf course cheese board from Brookstone ($70). With six wine and cheese tools in your arsenal (stored in two swing-out drawers), you are well-equipped to birdie this dynamic hole, which features a putting green, a recessed bunker for olives or tapenade, and a removable pin. (239-481-7711)
Bucket List: Pewter ice bucket from Vagabond House ($605) deserves a place in the winner’s circle with exquisitely detailed Thoroughbred heads serving as handles and a gadroon band reminiscent of a halter rope.
Green Around the Gills: No need for an exaggerated fish tale—the Dory pillow from Dermond Peterson ($168) is grandiose all on its own. Block-printed by hand on 100 percent linen, the sea dweller adds a splash of style and a twist of lime to your interior design cocktail. Gattles of Naples (239-262-4791)
Downswing: The eye-catching Masters green faux bamboo frame and lattice frets of this Chinoiserie Jardin side chair from Bungalow?5 ($756) make it an ideal seat for enjoying the 19th hole while embracing the color of the game. Summerfields (239-430-2505)
Fishing for Compliments: These Léron cocktail napkins ($225 for a set of 6) imported from France, are sure to reel in compliments. And, with six different hand-embroidered lures, cocktail party guests can go fish and select their own catch of the day.
Grand Slam: Whimsical linen cocktail napkins from August Morgan ($36, set of 4) will have you serving an ace at happy hour. The bright hemstitching and humorous message add instant levity to whatever is being shaken or stirred. A Mano (239-261-3220)