It has been far too long since my last (and first) blog! Unacceptable, I know!
So here I go again!
As I look out the window on this March 6th evening I see snow, snow and more snow. However I sit here dreaming of summer. Everything summer! My first design LOVE for this summer is all about beachy, coastal, and nautical design!
Now I’m not talking a theme room at West Edmonton Mall here or an adult size yacht shaped bed. I am talking a sophisticated east coast touch of nautical in a space to add a fresh summer flare!
I have compiled a real life shopping guide to getting your hands on the perfect products to get this look. Have a look at my suggestions below:
The perfect way to incorporate a nautical touch above your island:
Nothing says the beach like reclaimed wood. Here is a cute idea for using reclaimed wood as a decorative accent:
Beach focused decor:
When you want to have a temporary style my motto is ‘just add pillows’. Keep all of your large pieces neutral and you can weave in and out of trends, colors, and seasons with ease. Here are a few pillows that will add a nautical feel to any room:
Colors to choose when you are thinking ‘out of the box’ nautical:
Coral, turquoise, navy, light blue, cream and sand
Check out this coastal website dedicated to all things beachy:
If you can find it at the beach you can incorporate it!
Until my next entry (hopefully I will be quicker on the next one!) happy decorating!