Ideas + Inspiration

Five Favorites: Finding Felt

Felt has been making it’s way into modern decor in a big way. With a touch of Scandinavian style, we’ve been finding that this laid back material is being used in everything, from modern accessories to mid-century classics. Here are 5 modern felt favorites:

felt basket, set of 3.

A surprisingly versatile material, this set of three nesting New Norm Felt Bread Baskets are multi-functional. Since they’re crafted out of food grade felt, you can use them in the kitchen as a bread basket and storing eggs. The modern felt will naturally help retain heat, so you can serve up some fresh out of the oven baked goods and know they’ll stay toasty all throughout breakfast. They’re even dishwasher safe, making cleaning a breeze.

flat felt indoor rug.

A new form of carpet, these felted rugs from Kymo Rugs bring a soft and contemporary look to the modern home. Made from 100% wool, there are 5 earthy colors of modern felt to choose from, there’s one for every room and every decor. Durable enough to withstand everyday foot traffic, yet soft enough under foot.

modern felt floor lamps
Felt Floor Lamp By Tom Dixon

Add a warm touch of light to your felt with Tom Dixon‘s Felt Shade Floor Lamp. The molded shade is achieved through fabric-forming, where the felt is heat pressed and sculpted into shape, rending an organic shape. The white interior and the tactile grey exterior offers a subtle contrast.


modern felt wall clock.Keep track of time with the Felt Index Wall Clock from LEFF Amsterdam. A silent timepiece, this clock is defined by its Grey felted face, which is made from PET 60% recycled felt. Sleek and modern hands are available in multiple color options of a minimal white, grey for a monochromatic look, and a bright orange for a distinct pop.

modern felt ottoman.

The BuzziCube Flat Ottoman is upholstered in trendy felt, providing a designer pouf to grab an extra seat or throw up your feet. Choose from a variety of colors in ultra soft felt.

Team Y

Team Y

Each YLighting article is backed by the authority of the highest rated service team in the industry. Our design experts are ALA-certified (American Lighting Association) and have an average of 10+ years in the interior design, architectural lighting and home renovation industry. Chat on-line or give us a call toll-free.

Use #YintheWild to show us your modern space. VIEW GALLERY