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Bring the great outdoors into your home with our clever tips inspired by the rolling plains and forests of North America.

You don’t have to head Stateside to enjoy the comforting atmosphere of the log cabin shown above. You can buy everything you need for this look in the UK! And we’ve done all the hard work for you…

Lighting

This wonderful patterned lamp is perfect for the style with it’s traditional design and on-trend brass coloured base. Teamed with an antler tea-light holder it fits into the theme beautifully!

Lamp and Candle
George

Keep the rugged, rustic effect going with these brass and wooden lanterns.

Lanterns
Matalan

Use one of these scented candles to evoke the delicate ambiance of a pine forest, whilst adding a green touch to keep in with the outdoor theme.

Pine candle
H&M

The Furniture

This wooden bookcase would fit in wonderfully with it’s dark brown tones giving it a colonial aesthetic.

Bookcase
M&S

The warm, rustic colours in this solid nest of tables will bring a cosy warmth to your room and being able to see the natural grain of the wood is an important part of the theme.

Nest of Tables

When choosing a sofa you could go for the classic, timeless style of a Chesterfield…

Chesterfield Sofa
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Or the luxury and comfort of a big, chunky recliner.

Calgary Sofa
Furniture Choice

Accessories

You’ll be so cosy you’ll want to hibernate under this beautiful, fluffy throw.

Faux Fur Throw
Laura Ashley

Opt for cushions with native animal designs in a contemporary home, or use colours from your room on a rustic material if your room is more traditional.

Cushions
Bespo

It’s always best to opt for natural materials with this theme and slate definitely ticks the box! The antler design on this clock is particularly charming and fits in well with the theme.

Antler Clock
Platterslate

Whether it’s to house potpourri, chestnuts or pine-cones, a hurricane jar like this is a great addition!

Glass Hurricane
Tesco

Choosing warm colours and traditional patterns is best when it comes to picking out a rug.

Traditional Rugs
Next

Plants are an absolute must, take a look at our indoor gardening tips for advice on which ones to choose. Matching the pots to something else in the room such as the rug really helps tie the theme together.

Plant Pots
Homebase

If in doubt opt for wood! Whether it’s a photo frame or curtain rod, wood is a key ingredient for this theme.

Photo Frame
Dunelm

It’s all in the detail; make sure that even the coasters are made from a natural material. (These ones would go especially well with the slate clock!)

Slate Coasters
Debenhams

Inspiration

Looking for some more inspiration? Take a look at our Pinboard for more ideas:

Follow Furniture Choice’s board The Great Indoors on Pinterest

Or head over to Polyvore:

The Great Indoors
American Living Room
nytimes.com

Have any tips for creating a rustic, North American style in your home? Let us know in the comments!

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