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Cape Cod style slipcover sofa living room

Beautiful Cape Cod style coastal living room with slipcover sofa and light aqua accents. The Crew at Our Boat House has recreated this lovely Cape Cod living room just for you.


Maui Slipcovered Sofa 

Yacht Stripe Woven Cotton Rug (Ocean)

Fiji Seagrass Swivel Chair

Hampton White Washed Mahogany Coffee Table 

Aqua Ikat Pillow

Sealife Aqua Coral Euro Pillow II

Old Elm Pedestal Side Table, Natural

White Whale On Stand ( 15"h X 12"d X 29.5"w)

Coastal interior design tips are essential when staging a home. Whether you are selling your coastal home or your vacation home, you will need to market it for vacationing buyers.

Coastal living

1. Make the buyers remember how the home made them feel. Create a coastal oasis that reminds them of their favorite summer beach vacation.

Coastal living room with ocean art

2. Remove Clutter. This helps the buyer imagine their own belongings in the home. A room can look good with just one painting or a framed picture. A coastal ocean painting or driftwood seahorse brighten up a room without personalizing it.

Coastal Bedroom

3. Create Relaxing Bedrooms. Vacationers buying  coastal vacation homes want to feel like can relax and decompress from work and daily life. They want to be able to relax in their homes and forget about their cares and worries. One way to make a home look comfy is by updating the bedrooms with comfy coastal bedding, slipcovered furnishings and ocean hued accents.

Ocean hues

4. Ocean Hue Paint Colors. Create a beachy vibe with light aquas and sandy neutrals that remind buyers of the seaside.

Create that coastal vacation home feel with 4 easy tips. Design tips to help sell your home by the seashore.

Coastal cottage design

1. Comfy Cottage.  Carefree coastal cottage decor create a comfy casual coastal design. The kind of coastal furnishings you can put your feet up on the furniture and not worry about damaging the paint job. Coastal Cottage pieces have a worn in look that gives an easy casual feel.

Slipcover Coastal decor

2. Give The Slip. Slipcover furnishings are super durable and stand up well in high-traffic spaces. A quick wash and they are good as new. Relax and enjoy coastal living on classic, simply-styled slipcover furniture, including all style slipcovered sofas and sectionals, Slipcover Chairs and coastal style seating.

Aqua ocean hues

3.  Add Some Aqua. Ocean blue aqua hues add a touch of the seaside to any space making it feel like it's feet from the ocean.

Classic White Coastal Kitchen

4. Classic White Kitchens. Bright white and clean coastal kitchens are a staple in a beach home. Create your own coastal design with a clean slate.

Bench the family

5. Bench The Family. Bench seating at the dining table us a great way to gather all the family around the table.

Coastal Slipcover Beach House Bedroom

6. Serene White Coastal Bedding. It's easy to create a bedroom retreat with a spa like beach feel by using all white coastal linens. The creates a clean coastal design found in beach resorts.

7. Slipcover Beds. Add that little extra touch of beach house with a slipcover bed in the master suite. Nothing creates a beachy feel quite like a slipcover.

8. Paint The Sea. Ocean hued painted walls are an easy way to achieve a beachy feel.

Seashell chandelier in coastal bathroom

9. Seashell Chandeliers. Beautiful seashell chandeliers light the space with big beach house style. Add instant seashore design to a space with a sea inspired chandelier.

Nautical Inspired Coastal Living Room

10. Nautical Design. Ship authentics with a classic nautical design add a sense of the sea. These ship oars create wall art and a beachy design.


1. Coastal Cottage Design

2. Slipcover White Coastal Beach House Living Room

3. Aqua Ocean Hued Breakfast Nook

4.. Classic White Coastal Kitchen

5. Bench The Family

6. Slipcover Coastal Beach House Bedroom

9. Sea Inspired Lighting In Coastal Bathroom

10. Nautical Slipcover Living Room

Soooooooooo beautiful!!! I love it!!!
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Love the beauty of seaglass,what a fantastic way to display it!!!! An love the ombre effect!!!
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