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Fowl Play: These 17 Eccentric Owl Designs Soar With High Style!

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    Did you know that owls can rotate their necks 270 degrees each way? Since we're guessing you're not natural-born ornithologists or camping out overnight at the L.A. Zoo, we've honed our hawk-like eyes to find motifs featuring our feathered friends that will have onlookers craning their necks for an extra peek!

    We've actually been doing double-takes all over Lala lately ourselves. After popping into a fall preview with Stacey Clark of Odilon and spotting her knitted nod to Twin Peaks (pictured), and then going gaga over this stunner on one of the most stylish pubs in town, we realized the trend has really matured from its kitschy days of yore. So, take flight through our high-style slideshow, and sink your talons into the posh prey! (Oh, and if you're still looking for a heartwarming, easy beach read, we highly recommend Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl!).

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