In the past, cottage and waterfront homes were often decorated with real “dead” small mouth bass sharks and even dolphins. I don’t know if it’s having grown up on “Flipper” re-runs, but I find that decor that was previously living is just gross…not to mention bad Feng Shui and lousy Karma. Furthermore, dusting or cleaning those things has got to be a nightmare.
The organic concept of “fish” in decor can be lovely if they are “representational”.
Here are some perfect examples of clean cottage decorating.
No fish were harmed to create these tranquil visuals.