ten Wooden Parrots to Commemorate the Year from the Rooster

2017 is the Year from the Rooster (the tenth animal in the twelve-year cycle associated with Chinese zodiac signs). Since the only parrot represented to the Chinese zodiac, the Year from the Rooster may be the perfect reason to add to (or start) that will collection of winsome wooden wild birds. Indeed, there exists a growing captivation (and enjoy affair) throughout the design entire world with little wooden statistics, especially the feathered buddies. Alongside significant design classics (from the Eames House Parrot to Kristian Vedel’; s i9000 BIRD), book designs happen to be introduced simply by various style companies, which includes: LZF’; s i9000 Big Parrot and Normann Copenhagen’; s i9000 Shorebirds.

Wooden wild birds are warm and patient, cheeky and cheery. What’; t more, their own presence inside a thoughtfully developed interior contributes to a pleasing sense of hygge.

Large Bird

Large Bird is certainly part of the varied and entirely eccentric Funny Plantation family. Created by Isidro Ferrer for LZF Lights, Big Parrot is made by hand in the particular Pyrenees simply by craftsman Carlos Mur, using FSC certified Pequia & Africa Padauk wooden.

Big Parrot.

Picture © 2017 The Funny Plantation.


Kristian Vedel’; s i9000 curious plus characteristic BIRD through ARCHITECTMADE can be handmade making use of Danish walnut. By slanting its mind, the cheerful BIRD can show a myriad of emotions. BIRD is available in small, huge and puffy sizes, within natural or even smoked walnut.

Kristian Vedel’; s PARROT family.

Kristian Vedel’; s PARROT family.

Images through ARCHITECTMADE.


A member from the Funny Plantation, designed by Isidro Ferrer for LZF Lamps, D-Duck is a rather idiosyncratic character: “[He]just dresses within the latest style. He informs lies plus dances prior to breakfast. Plus there’; ersus something else, as well: he’; t almost always past due. ” Such as Big Parrot, D-Duck is designed by Carlos Mur within the Pyrenees and produced using FSC accredited Pequia & African Padauk wood.


Picture © 2017 The Funny Plantation.

Eames Home Bird

Contrary to public opinion, the Eameses did not style their illustrious house parrot. Instead, this particular piece of United states folk art was likely acquired during Charles plus Ray’; s various travels. Vitra has been manufacturing the Eames Home Bird within solid alder with a dark lacquer complete, since 3 years ago.

Vitra Eames Home Bird.

Eames Home Bird.

Images through Skandium.

Hi there Owl

The particular sculptural Hello Owl will be the result of the collaboration in between Oslo-based style studio StokkeAustad plus Oslo-based developer Andreas Engesvik. Milled through oak in many sizes, the particular Howdy Owl’; s demeanour is both understanding and significant.

Howdy Owls.

Picture credit: StokkeAustad by Delphine Rumo.


The simple Shorebird, made making use of oak plus lacquered metal, was designed simply by Icelandic designer Sigurjón Pálsson pertaining to Normann Copenhagen.

Shorebird within varied dimensions and colors.

Image © 2017 Normann Copenhagen ApS.


Created by Kay Bojesen in the 1950s, the particular wooden Songbird family can be produced by Rosendahl (with every bird called after a person in the Bojesen family).

Songbird’; s Sunlight and Kay (named right after Mr. Bojesen himself, who had been a fan of the color blue).

Image © Kay Bojesen.


The delightful wooden Sparrow was created by famous Danish designer Gunnar Flørning. It really is one of numerous Flørning’; ersus designs to become reintroduced simply by Danish brand Lucie Kaas. Sparrow is available in 3 sizes plus made with walnut or exotic chestnut.

Sparrow in 3 sizes by Gunnar Flørning.

Image through Lucie Kaas.


Scandinavian design business Everything Raised designed the particular graceful walnut Swan for Normann Copenhagen.

Swan within white.

Image © 2017 Normann Copenhagen ApS.


‘ Turned’; is the title given to a good endearing variety of birds simply by Norwegian designer Lars Beller Fjetland. From a solitary piece of remaining wood, every charming parrot is designed and formed. The selection, produced by Swedish design studio Hem, includes a Kiwi, Owl, Penguin and Sparrow.

Turned wild birds.

Picture © 2017 Hem.

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