Tap into tribal flair with these stylish decorative elements that channel a long-ago Miami.
MARVEL FILLED MIRROR
The artisans behind the De Petra collection are known for earthly, inspired creations, and this one-of-a-kind Milagros Mirror is a great example. Its made with hammered brass amulets, jewels, quartz crystals, talismans and fine leather. $7,800. Anthropologie, 1108 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach; 305-695-0775; anthropologie.com.
The Key deer is an endangered deer that lives only in the Florida Keys, and for years it was a source of food and clothing for early native tribes. Today, its honored in a more modern, Miami waywith a ceramic chandelier by Jason Miller for Roll and Hill. Starts at $2,300. Design Within Reach, 77 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables; 305-569-9730; dwr.com.
This Florida alligator skull is not only an amazing conversation piece, its an homage to the official state reptile. $615. Taxidermy Trophies for Sale, 60 NE 27th Street, Miami; 305-576-1283; taxidermytrophiesforsale.com.
Its believed Tequesta Indians greatly valued shells, using them for tools and as currency. Christa Wilm of Christas South Seashells values them too. She creates unique pieces, composed of shells and other natural treasures, like this box adorned with large crystals, cut and specimen shells, and ammonites. $3,800. Christas South Seashells, 1 NE 40th Street, #3, Miami; 305-613-1535; csseashells.com.
Inspired by traditional harvest tools, Christian Astuguevieilles Moiste Chair is a rustic masterpiece, available in either natural hemp rope or painted cotton. Price upon request. Holly Hunt, 3833 NE Second Avenue, Miami; 305-571-2012; hollyhunt.com.
The dynamic feather pattern on this Kirk Brummel Collection wall covering recalls adornments on Native American spears and weapons. $295 per yard. Brunschwig & Fils, Design Center of the Americas, 1855 Griffin Road, Dania Beach; 954-920-5994; brunschwig.com.
POW WOW POUF
Large leaves in striking jewel tones flourish over the earthy, neutral background of this Nagaon Pouf from Missoni Home. $1,135. Nest Casa, 120 NE 39th Street, Miami; 877-661-0417; nestcasa.com.