For the Birds: 14 Pretty Modern Bird Feeders

From modernist orbs to rustic roosts, these handsome bird feeders let feathered flyers eat and tweet in style.

Hey, Copper

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Fashioned using old-school metal working techniques, this hand crafted solid metallic feeder comes shined up like a new penny, then slowly develops a beautiful aged patina attracting birds for years to come. Hanging hardware included.

Pavilion Copper Birdfeeder, $168 at

Eco Feeder

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We love this crystal clear feeder’s elegant simplicity. Tethered to a dangling rustic rope, the recycled textured glass orb will keep avian visitors sated all year long.

Teardrop Glass Birdfeeder, $68 at

Stand and Deliver

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Be neighborly—invite the local birds to sidle up to this sculptural bird table designed by Eva Solo. The top half of the space age-y, c-shaped design provides shade and protection; the bottom half dishes out dinner. An equally chic hanging version is also available.

Standing Bird Table, $125 at

Haute House

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Marcel Wanders created this modern stunner for the Amsterdam-based design studio, Droog. The house’s sloped orange roof protects birds from the elements, while the open-air porcelain plate serves up seed for dining al fresco.

Droog Birdhouse, $109.25 at

Dine and Dash

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Birds need to kick back after a hard day of flying, mating, and pooping on cars. Torre & Tagus' stylish, refillable feeder provides the perfect spot to perch and peck. Handcrafted from painted metal, it comes in three eye-catching colors: red, black and apple green.

Cape Bird Feeder, $32.50 at

Sassy Swinger

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What's black, brown and (mostly) white all over? This incredibly mod find from CB2. A generous dipping of chocolate reactive glaze gives the eggshell earthenware feeder a dash of drama. A pair of oval openings lets visitors come and go with ease.

Fly By Bird Feeder, $19.95 at

Buffed Beauty

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Prettify your patio with Smith & Hawken's sleek, polished feeder. The lacquered exterior endows typically rustic wood an unexpectedly refined look. Hanging cord included.

Smith & Hawken® Wood Bird Feeder, $16 at

Fancy Feast

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Everyone loves mid-century modern architecture—even birds, it seems. Designers Teddy Luong and Dennis Cheng apply the clean-lined, white aesthetic to Umbra's amazing modern cafe feeder. The removable, top-loading dispenser allows a whopping 4lbs of seeds to shimmy down through holes into bird-accessible trays.

Bird Cafe Feeder, $14.99,

Eco Greek Chic

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We're pledging our devotion to this gorgeous azure blue feeder! Hand-crafted stoneware clay and sustainable bamboo have been stamped with an eye-catching pattern inspired by the Grecian key motif. Fade and weather-resistant, the roomy roost can be post or wall-mounted.

Empire Bird Feeder, $48 at

Hang the Moon

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Like their glowing namesake, these shimmering circular feeders brighten up any landscape. Made of thick crackle glass, moon feeders come in three sparkly hues (blue, purple and gold), and are designed to let fair feathered friends dine inside or perch under the sun or stars.

Moon Birdfeeder, $24.95 at

Good Egg

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J Schatz's minimalist modern feeder is sure to draw admirers—both human and bird kind. Handcrafted from stoneware and aluminum, the glossy ovoid design comes in an array of lovely hues, and has been uniquely designed to thwart sneaky squirrels.

Egg Bird Feeder, $165 at

Meis Work

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Lucky birds! Designer Monique Engelun's super gorgeous, geometric Barcelona feeder was inspired by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's renowned 20s-era pavilion. Engelun’s avian homage features sustainable luxe acacia wood and aluminum, and comes complete with a shaded feeding table and an open-air birdbath.

Barcelona Bird Feeder by Menu, $174.95

Scandinavian Style

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Love Swedish design? Then stake your claim to this lacquered steel, standing feeder. Designed by Stina Sandwall for SMD Design, it features sleek lines and saturated colors sure to add some gorgeous to your garden. Available in green, black, red and white.

Pip Pip Bird Feeder, $130 at

Little Bird Beguiler

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Is it us, or are these just a bit Georgia O'Keefe-ish ? In any case, the local hummingbirds are sure to get some (nectar, that is), thanks to a highly attractive, brightly colored stamen that uniquely complements each of the six handcrafted, stoneware feeders.

Hummingbird Feeder, $135 at

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