When you think of a cat tree, you probably picture a carpet-covered eyesore that you’d rather hide away in a back room than display proudly in your house. But there are actually lots of modern cat houses and beds available these days.
I’ve tracked down the cutest kitty abodes so your fur baby can play or sleep in style, without cramping your style. Check out these Scandi, mid-century modern and minimalist options.
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Scandi Modern Kitty Beds
Cats love to crawl inside of things. This cocoon-like cat bed below looks like the perfect hideaway, and it comes with a velvet cushion for comfort. And with this pretty bamboo finish, it will make a nice decor accent in any room (even if kitty ignores it completely, which we all know is a possibility).
I love that this heather gray cat house is shaped like a kitty face! If you like cat-themed decor, this option is ideal. It zips apart for easy storage, but I feel like you’ll want to keep it on display. Gray felt is also a beautiful fabric choice for modern decor.
Have you heard? Wicker is back in a big way, and it can brighten up rooms with Scandi, boho or even tropical tiki style. Your cat can be hipster cool with her own chic little wicker bed. And she probably needs an Instagram account to show off her new digs.
This fluffy kitty pillow looks so snuggle-worthy that it’s sure to be popular with your fur babies. I’ve got my eye on this one. Even on the off-chance that my cats don’t use it, I can use it as a throw pillow in my minimalist gray bedroom. Looks cozy!
This modern cat bed is actually fancier than my bed. If you’re the kind of fur parent who doesn’t mind when your cat has nicer things than you, you need this. The sleek lines of this pet bed will look great in any modern bedroom, and there’s a nice pillow where kitty can rest his chin.
Speaking of chin resting, just look at that face! This Boots & Barkley pet bed from Target is Charlie’s very favorite spot. I think it’s out of stock, but Target usually has a similar option in stock.
Mid-Century Modern Cat Furniture
What’s happening here? I didn’t know cat tables were a thing, but I’m loving it! Look at the gorgeous legs on this mid-century modern cat table. This could be a good project to try to DIY, too. You can pick up hairpin legs here.
If you need to make a spot for kitty in your home office, try this modern cat ball chair below. The listing says it’s for your cat boss, and there’s an amazing photo of a cat taking business calls. I love that this exists.
A cat house with tapered mid-century legs?! This modern piece belongs front and center in the living room.
My cats are the proud owners of this mod pod cat house in gray. It has an optional plug-in heat pad that rests under the pillow inside the pod. Jane likes to use this cat house to warm up on a winter day.
The listing says it’s large enough for any cat. Charlie is on the high end of the scale and he does fit, but it’s a little snug.
I came across this line of modern cat shelves and cubbies you can use to build an amazing jungle gym along your walls. It’s priced more for 1% cats, but this could inspire a fun DIY project for the 99% kitties.
Check out the pics here for lots of inspiration to build your own cat wall.
Minimalist Cat Trees
So it turns out cat trees don’t have to be covered in carpet! Here are some minimalist, modern cat trees with stylish wood grains, soft memory foam and enough sisal rope to keep kitty busy scratching away.
Thank you to The Uncorked Librarian for giving me the idea for this post! We have a shared obsession with pampering our cats.