Turtle Home Decor – Sea Turtle Home Decor -All things turtle
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Turtle home decor is one of my favorite things to find. Which is why I chose to write a post about it.
I love turtles, and always have, which is why I want to write a post focusing on turtle home decor. I know it’s a pretty specific type of home decor, but if you’re a turtle lover like I am, you’ll appreciate my finds.
Turtles hold a special meaning for me. I’m not sure how many of you know this, but turtles represent determination, persistence and endurance.
Turtles are often considered to be one of the wisest souls in the animal kingdom.
I can relate to every aspect in which the turtle represents. I’m sure a lot of you out there can relate to these as well. We’ve all encountered obstacles in our lives. But we can learn a lot from the wise old turtle.
For me, turtle home decor captures the essence of the turtle in all their different species.
From sea turtles to tortoises, their beautiful and uniquely designed shells and their gentle nature make it hard not to love them!
Slow and steady is the name of their game, and they do it well. We could all learn a lesson from this wise old soul, to take their lessons and move at our own pace.
Adding turtle home decor to your living space is a wonderful way to pay homage to these amazing creatures. Having them around also serves as a reminder to always persevere.
Interestingly, the turtle’s body is said to represent sections of the foundations of earth.
The top of the shell represents the topography of the land. The body itself stands for the waters that flow as the life-blood through the veins of the earth.
I think we could all benefit from the advice of the turtle, as displayed on this wall hanging.
– Swim with the current
– Be a good navigator
– Stay calm under pressure
– Be well traveled
– Think long term
– Age gracefully
– Spend time at the beach
Turtles have quite a few wise life lessons, if we’re willing to listen, learn and pay attention.
There are several different cultural depictions of turtles, they’re a part of many legends, beliefs and have a great deal of symbolism associated with them.
A big part of culture and spirituality since the earliest times of civilization, turtles are considered to be a sacred and magical animal.
Some people feel that the turtle is their spirit animal, because of how they can relate to what the turtle represents. I truly feel a strong connection with these amazing and gentle creatures.
Decorating with turtle home decor will give your space a magical and inviting feel. There are so many beautiful ways in which to incorporate them into your home decor.
You can place a decorative piece here and there throughout your home. There are lots of ways to add these unique animals to your living space. Here are just a few examples:
- Living rooms
I’m getting excited just thinking about the possibilities!
I may have also just found my own new bathroom set. (Don’t tell my husband!)
This metal wall decor is the perfect match to go along with the shower curtain. I just love it! The swirls representing the ocean, with the sea turtles all swimming together in a group….yeah, I’m in love.
The colors, the turtles, the little added touches of the starfish and shells, all come together in perfect harmony with this turtle home decor. And the turtle wall decor featured above matches this as well!
I also found these super cute shower curtain hooks, which would add a unique touch to this set.
There are lots of other accessories to go along with this set. You can also get creative and add your own personal touches.
Either way, you’ll love stepping into your bathroom full of turtles!
Some of my favorite turtle home decor is displayed in my flower beds. Well, all of my turtle home decor is my favorite. Because of my passion for turtles and what they mean to me, I like being able to display them both inside and outside of my home.
The larger pieces I use for a bold focal display, and then I incorporate smaller touches as accents. There are several ways you can accomplish this.
Outdoor turtle home decor options include –
There are many more ideas, but these are just a few examples of the many ways you can decorate with turtle home decor.
Whatever your style of turtle home decor, it’s sure to bring a feeling of peace and tranquility the turtle embodies. If you’d like to learn more about turtles and their meanings, check out The meanings of turtles.
They have some good information on the topic of what the turtle represents.
I hope you enjoyed this post, and learning more about turtles and their meanings, as well as their symbolism. If there’s anything I missed that you’d like to add, please let me know in the comments!
Thanks for visiting, and see you on the next post!
Jessica – Lover of turtles