It’s well known that cat lovers have impeccable taste (especially those who read StyleTails!), so to feed your feline fixation, we’ve rounded up 12 things that every stylish pussy parent needs to own. From hip cat-inspired homewares that will be the talking point of your interior, to covetable cat fashion for your feet, these purrrfect picks will help you shout your passion for pussies from the rooftops (that’s where cats hang out, right?)!
1. CAT LAMPSHADE
Make a statement in your home with this cool hand painted cat lampshade. Perfect on a floor lamp like the one pictured, or a hanging pendant lamp, this fabulous feline feature will be the talking point of your abode. Buy it from etsy.com
2. ALBERGO CAT TOWER
The ultimate piece of modular cat ‘fur-niture’, the Albergo Cat Tower from MiaCara provides a beautifully fluid indoor space for cats to climb, scratch, perch and sleep. With the needs of indoor cats in mind, the Albergo is an intelligent, multi-functional object, which offers an ever-changing landscape for cats to explore. Crafted from elegant and honest materials, the it combines a metal frame with a clear lacquered light ash wood, offering a harmonious and contemporary contrast. Buy it in the StyleTails Shop.
3 .CUSTOM CAT PORTRAIT
Your cat will be the first to tell you that they deserve to immortalised on the walls of your home, and while there is plenty of stylish pet portraiture out there, we really love these cute and quirky pussy prints by Happy Bear Designs at etsy.
4. CAT CUBE
Every cool cat needs a place to hang out and look fabulous, and these beautiful Cat Cubes by Parisian brand Meyou Paris have been on the top of every kitty’s wish-list since we launched them in our shop last year. Choose from seven stylish colours include clay, peacock and light grey (pictures), with your choice of wood or metal frame.
4. KITTY FLATS BY CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA
Every stylish pussy parent worth their salt knows that Charlotte Olympia’s iconic Kitty Flats are the shoe that feline dreams are made of. These velvety embroidered cat-face flats are a modern take on your traditional gentleman’s smoking slipper. Choose your favourite colour and wear them religiously.
5. WHITE MANEKI NEKO CAT
Bring good fortune (and good taste) into your home with this stylish take on the Japanese Maneki Neko from Cheshire & Wain. This serene beckoning kitty is the perfect table top talisman for any cat lovers home. Said to bring luck and prosperity, a white coloured lucky cat also signifies purity and happiness.
6. PUSS PUSS MAGAZINE
Putting to bed the ‘crazy cat lady’ stereotype once and for all, PUSS PUSS is the magazine of choice for every cultured cat lover. Since its launch in 2014, this bi-annual has featured high profile personalities from around the world such as Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei, actress Chloë Sevigny, designer Charlotte Olympia, rapper Tyler, The Creator, and iconic fashion editor Grace Coddington photographed by Juergen Teller. Get yourself a copy or buy one for the fashionable feline lover in your life.
7. CAT NEST BY STUDIO TIGERSTRIPES
The Cat Nest by Danish brand Studio Tigerstripes is a spacious cat playhouse with a cosy sleeping spot and an enticing lookout post. Your lively cat can perch high up for a good view and then withdraw and relax for some alone time. The Cat Nest is designed for your cat’s personal preferences. It can be wall-mounted, a mere jump away from a window sill, a shelf or a bookcase. Or it rest on the floor where it can also double as a stylish side table.
8. OMEGA CATS WALLPAPER BY SANDERSON
What better way to tell the world about your love for the feline form than to literally plaster it all over your walls? This striking Omega Cats Wallpaper by Sanderson was adapted from a 1930s textile by Swedish designer Victor Lindstrand. Use it to create a stunning statement wall in your home.
9. TED BAKER KITTI BAG
The purrfect style statement for every cat lover’s wardrobe, this Ted Baker Kitti Bag is crafted from smooth leather embossed with fun whiskers on the front. The gold chain strap means you can wear it across your body and add a pop of playfulness to every outfit.
10. CAT LADY IRON ON PATCH
Wear your fondness for felines on your sleeve, or your bum, or anywhere you like really with this cool tattoo style iron on ‘cat ‘lady’ patch from House of Wonderful. It’s the purrfect treat for yourself or the cool cat lady in your life.
11. POOPOOPEEDO CAT LITTER BOX
We know a winning design when we see one, and there’s a very good reason this Pooopoopeedo Cat Litter Box from French brand Sin Design continues to be one of the best sellers in our online shop. The egg shaped cat litter pod is a clever and contemporary solution for modern cat lovers. Cats can go to toilet in privacy in the enclosed interior, and the stylish Poopoopeedo is easy to clean, extremely durable and 100% recyclable.
12. TEMPORARY CAT TATTOO
Thinking about some kitty ink but not sure if you’re ready to commit? Why not just dabble with this hip temporary cat tattoo?
Which is your favourite item? Tell us in the comments below or share a link to some other stylish products for cat lovers!