Pet-inspired interior design, dubbed Barkitecture, is set to be a big trend for 2022, and celebrities such as Paris Hilton and David and Victoria Beckham are already ahead of the curve
We’ve all been spending more time at home with our pets than ever in the past couple of years, so much so that it’s starting to impact our interior design choices.
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pinterest predicted that pet-centric interior design, dubbed “Barkitecture,” will be one of the big trends for 2022 based on trending search terms on the site.
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According to their ‘Pinterest Predicts’ report, searches for ‘catify your home’ have increased fourfold, while searches for a luxury dog room have increased by 115%. Meanwhile, “cat house design” and “dog beds made from furniture” also saw a surge in searches, as dedicated pet owners hoped to create a very special space for their cats and their dogs.
And we don’t have to look too far for inspiration on how to master the trend, as some of our favorite celebrities have long been providing a luxurious lifestyle for their pets, providing them with their own bedrooms. and designer accessories.
Paris Hilton bought a house for her pet dogs
They include Paris Hilton, who built a miniature house in his garden for his pet dogs, complete with air conditioning, a balcony and a chandelier. The incredible creation cost around £259,000, more than the average price of property in the UK!
The Beckhams, meanwhile, provide only the best for their pet dogs, and photos have already revealed their cocker spaniel, Olive, sleeps in a £4,600 Louis Vuitton blanket.
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The Beckhams’ dog sleeps in a Louis Vuitton blanket
Lady GagaMiss Asia’s French bulldog also leads a top-notch lifestyle and sleeps on a bespoke bed with a crown on the headboard and a £1,900 Versace pillow and blanket. What a lucky dog.
Mrs. Hinch is also ahead of the trend, as her beloved dog Henry has his own bedroom in their home with his own double bed, and she plans to create another bedroom for the pooch at their new property, Hinch Farm.
Lady Gaga’s dog has Versace bedding
Want to give your cat or dog a sumptuous bedding all their own? The Kyali Dog Sofa from Made.com is a good place to start. The elegant walnut and navy blue design will fit perfectly into your interiors while providing maximum comfort for your dog.
Kyali Dog Sofa, £185, Made.com
Or spoil your pet with a miniature version of your own furniture, like this chic emerald green sofa with gold legs and velvet fabric.
Kooper Pet Sofa, £175, Made.com
Let’s not forget our feline friends; This blush velvet cat house is the perfect cozy hideaway, but can easily be disguised as a chic footstool or side table to blend in with your interiors.
Elinore Cat House, £70, Next
Next has plenty of pet beds and accessories to choose from, and they easily match the sofas in the high street store. Take the Gosford Pet Bed, for example. With its Chesterfield-style design and gray wool-blend fabric, it will fit perfectly into many living spaces.
Gosford Large Pet Bed, £210, Next
If you really wanted to splurge, you could do like Lady Gaga and invest in some Versace bedding. This Barocco pattern bed is hexagonal in shape and has a removable cushion, and is perfect for designer doggies.
Versace Barocco Pattern Pet Bed, £645, Farfetch.com
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