beach home decorating

Coastal Cottage Escape Decorating Ideas

By |July 23rd, 2016|

Coastal cottages are the perfect escape homes – dreamy places where you can get away from everyday life, and where you find a smile on your face the moment you arrive. Coastal escapes are made for relaxing, listening to the gentle sound of the waves, and watching beautiful sunsets wash the horizon from the comfort of a cozy veranda. A popular trend these days is to bring the feel of the beach into everyday life by making your home into a private retreat. Here are some coastal cottage escape decorating ideas that will transform your home, whether it’s on the beach […]

Colorful Coastal Furniture

By |October 27th, 2015|

Crisp fabrics, cheerful stripes, maritime accents, and a stunning palette of blues make coastal furniture a cool, colorful choice. Motifs featuring shells, sea life, and whimsical nautical objects finish the look. Sometimes rustic, with the look of found objects and antique shop finds, painted coastal furniture is always elegant in its own way. Breezy cane headboards, mirrored chests, and boardwalk-inspired ottomans are just some of the treasures you’ll find. Comfortable and casual, with whitewashed boards, weathered timber, and whimsical touches, coastal furniture gives your space a relaxed, welcoming feel.

Colorful Aqua Coastal Furniture

By |January 30th, 2015|

 

Brighten up your home with colorful coral and aqua coastal furniture – get the feel of summer all year long. This season, we’re enjoying a trend that focuses on softer, cooler colors, with an ethereal and eclectic mix of pale pastels, nature-inspired neutrals, and understated brights taking center stage as interior designers draw inspiration from the simple beauty of days gone by.

With aqua coastal furniture inspired by retro delights, tropical landscapes, and fantastic floral and folkloric art, you instantly imbue your home with a sense of well-being that lasts not just through the warmer months, but all through the year.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Coastal Cottage Blue Home Interiors

By |July 15th, 2014|

I love the way fashion intersects with home furnishing trends, with designers taking cues from the runway to create incredible coastal cottage blue home interiors. Earlier this year, the runways in New York and Paris featured exhilarating hues of blue that are now found on chairs, chests and sofas across the globe. According to Color Solutions International, the color trends this year “take you on an adventure” and the vibrant blue tones reflect “visions of the ocean’s ambiance.” So if you’re feeling compelled to bring the colors of the sea into your home’s interior, you are right on trend!

The naturally vibrant colors of the […]

Coastal Home Decorating Themes

By |July 18th, 2013|

There is nothing quite like the feeling of the beach. Whether you have a coastal cottage getaway or merely want to evoke the spirit of the seaside in your permanent home, there are many simple ways to incorporate the carefree, fresh, ocean feel into your decor. So enjoy the sun, sand and sea and everything that is so wonderful about summer!

A white coastal cottage look is all about having a clean, easy, breezy look.  Crisp whites create a serene, calming feel. Painting white from floor to ceiling with white slip-covered furnishings really show off the best part of a beach […]