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Beach cottage knot this but that coastal shopping at Our Boat House.

The crew at Our Boat House chose this knot that to recreate this beautiful covered outdoor coastal sitting area.  Knot this but that coastal shoping for this beach cottage outdoor living space.

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Nantucket Washed Woven Rattan Dining Chair

Beach House 48" Round Extension Dining Table

South Seas Outdoor Slipcovered Sofa

Sailcloth Deck Pillow Cover Medium

Lexington French Blue/Ivory Indoor Outdoor Rug (6-Sizes) 

Catalina Throw Pillow

Ship Brass Hanging Light With Shade

Coastal bedroom with driftwood

Crisp Whites with Colorful and Neutral Accents

Instantly brighten up your home is with white. White walls, slipcovers, curtains and bedding help to bring out the natural beauty of your home. Throw in coastal accent pillows or area rugs with seaside colors to add some fun to your coastal home. Neutrals such as weathered wood tables or natural fiber area rugs help to add balance, layers and visual contrast.

Accents of the Sea

You can decorate with beach-themed details without going overboard with nautical decor. Use subtle hints like rope and coral on table lamps, mirrors and other accessories.  Textured baskets are great for storing beach towels, books and magazines. Other materials, like driftwood, bring a relaxed  coastal vibe into the space. 

Seafoam Green coastal bedroom

Ocean Colors- Seafoam Green Decor

A coastal-inspired color palette is a great way to capture the ocean feel indoors. Seafoam green is a delicate color that translates perfectly into any beach house. Seafoam, aqua or seaglass coastal pendants in the kitchen to add a gorgeous splash of color.  A mint or sea foam green table lamp can add a calming touch to your coastal bedroom, living room or hallway.

Coastal outdoor space with laguna fire bowl

Light Up Your Summer Nights

Highlight your coastal outdoor space with beach style outdoor lighting or fire elements. Fixtures made from solid brass and aluminum are both stylish and functional in any environment.  Brighten up your patio for outdoor dining and entertaining with outdoor lanterns. 

Coastal design tips for decorating your beach house with style. 4 Simple design tips for decorating your beach house.

Ship Bunk Room

1. Ship AccessoriesLife rings and boat oars are a great way to accent and decorate the walls with nautical style.

2. Nautical Mirrors like a porthole mirror or driftwood mirror reflect light, make the space appear larger and add that special sea faring element to the room.

Coastal bunk room with nautical pendant lights and antique trunks

3. Nautical LightsAuthentic ship lights will give your bunk room the right amount of ocean flair white making reading a book a breeze.

4. Antique Touch. Adding a collected piece like these antique wooden trunks gives the space a special nautical design you won't find in your neighbors house.

Blue and white coastal bunk room with woven rattan chandeliers

5. Blue & White. Sticking with the tried and true blue and white color scheme will create the perfect nautical feel in your space.

6. Textures. Woven wicker and rattan add texture to a space creating a natural coastal design. These rattan chandeliers are the perfect touch in this bunk room.

Bunk Room with Coastal Stripes and Slipcover Seating

7. Coastal Stripes. Stripes on coastal bedding or as an area rug at a boathouse touch to the space.

8. Slipcover seating or Sleeping. A slipcover sofa embodies the coastal comfy design found in most beach houses. A coastal slipcover sleeper sofa is a great way to add seating with the option to pull out to sleep extra guests.

Rope Accent Bunk Room

9. Rope Accents. This rope accented bunk room with rope tied down to boating cleats makes the beds look like they are hanging. Rope is a classic way to pull in a nautical feel.

10. Coastal Art.  Hanging a great ocean print or coastal piece of artwork will add interest to the walls with nautical style.

10 ideas to help you create a nautical bunk room the kids or house guests will love. Creating your own nautical bunk room with coastal style.

PHOTO CREDITS:

 Nautical Bunk Room With A Boat

Coastal Bunk Room with Nautical Lights and Antique Trunks

Blue and White Bunk Room with Woven Rattan Chandeliers

Coastal Stripes and Slipcover Seating in Bunk Room

Soooooooooo beautiful!!! I love it!!!
-   1 month ago -
Love the beauty of seaglass,what a fantastic way to display it!!!! An love the ombre effect!!!
-   3 months ago -
LOVE THESE KITCHENS
-   3 months ago -
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