10 Funky Home Accessories to Amuse Your Visitors

Quirky wall art – an unusual table lamp – an idiosyncratic wall clock – a welcome mat with a funny message – a retro looking phone – all these funky home accessories will amuse and entertain not only visitors to your home but you as well. They can be a reflection of your eclectic tastes in fashion and personal sense of humor. Take a look at our list of funky home accessories: they make amusing conversation starters and great gifts.

1. Funky Doormat

funky-doormatThe front doormat that says a simple Welcome is passé. Opt for a pair of full lips or a happy moustache for the doormat instead; or a funny sign that will pique the interest of your visitors right from your doorstep.

2. Funny Doorstop

funny-door-stopsA door stop shaped like a stiletto shoe, a paper plane or a tiny little figure seeming to push your door open… so much more interesting than a boring old door stop!

3. Attractive Wall Clock

stylish-wall-clockYou now have a mind boggling profusion of wall clocks to choose from: rainbow colors, abstract designs, flowers, butterflies, clocks with several different pieces, minimalist clocks with nothing but a pair of hands, disco ball clocks; take your pick!

4. Collage Photo Frame

collage-photo-frameFamily photos make some of the most individual and interesting décor elements. Rather than a simple photo frame, opt for one where you can create a collage of multiple photos.

5. Retro Phone

retro-phoneRetro is in currently. An old fashioned phone or a vintage radio will help create that retro look for your home.

6. Stylish Wine Rack

beautiful-wine-rackWho says a wine rack has to be a bunch of wooden cubby holes? Instead pick stylish and contemporary abstract designs, asymmetrical shelves, wrought iron racks, wall mounted racks, bottle trees, bouquets and more!

7. Interesting Book Shelves

interesting-book-shelfBookends and bookshelves and be very innovative and unusual. let your choice of book ends and shelves be as unusual as the books you pick!

8. Contemporary Vases

contemporary-vasesSquare vases, asymmetrical containers or giant urns; unusual designs and vivid colors or stark monochromes… these vases can up the style ante in your home.

9. Apt Wall Decals

exotic-wall-decalsWall decals are not just for the kids’ room or nursery. A witty sign, a famous quote, a funny cartoon or a stylized representation of a famous person can be apt wall décor for the living room as well.

10. Unusual Coat Hooks

funky-coat-hooksGecko coat hook anyone? Or a pair of faux reindeer antlers to hang your hat? Pick unusual and interesting items to hang those hats, umbrellas and coats.