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Coastal Design Tip Ideas

Beachy bedroom

1. Think beachy. Light aqua ocean waters and streches of sandy beaches. Keep these hues in mind when decorating your coastal oasis. Textures, tones and colors mesh perfectly in this coastal beach house bedroom with wicker inset bed, aqua accents and sandy cottage painted furniture.

Light and bright coastal bedroom

2. A great coastal chandelier can add ambiance and the perfect seaside lighting touch to your bedroom, taking your design to the next level. This seaside wood bead and iron chandelier is the perfect example.

3. Light  paint, coastal bedding and trims with bright accents give the room an open and inviting feel.  Choose your colors wisely, light ocean tones will create a seaside breezy design.

Coastal slipcover bed

4. A slipcovered headboard can change the feel of your room by creating a comfy coastal design with a simple change. Slipcovers soften the design and add a coastal touch.

5. Statement art like this drftwood wall hanging might be all the decoration you need. Keep it simple and hang one statement piece for a big coastal design impact.

Design tips to make over your coastal bedroom with some seaside style and a little salty imagination. Create a coastal retreat or seaside paradise in your bedroom with these simple design tips.


Coastal and seaside bedrooms

Transition your Coastal Christmas decor into your New Year's Eve Celebration.

Coastal holiday decor

1. Ditch the red & green. Pack up all the traditional red & green Christmas decor but keep the sparkle.

Coastal Christmas decor

2. Simplify . Strip down your Coastal Christmas decorations for a crisp clean look that will transition into your New Years Eve Bash. The wreath has been stripped down and a few Christmas balls are hung in the center for a modern coastal design.

Coastal New Years decor

3. Seaside colors. Sprinkle in your coastal colors throughout your holiday design for a coastal look.

Coastal New Years Eve decor

4. Add ribbon. Tie on some burlap ribbon to your Coastal Christmas decor to give things a New Years Eve update.

Festive display with sea glass balls

5. Sea Glass. Fills bowls or glass jars with sea glass or sea glass balls for a festive coastal design.

Nautical lanterns with lights

6. Coastal Lanterns. Fill nautical lanterns with lights for a sparkle this new years.

Christmas ornaments as new years decor

7. Christmas Ball Ornaments. Fill containers with the ornaments for a festive design. Your tree will look more like a new year design  with just lights and without all the ornaments. 

Coastal sliver accessories

8. Silver Accessories. Gather your silver coastal accessories to create a New Years Eve tablescape everyone will love.

Coastal slipcover seating

9. Re-arrange Your Furniture. Move your furniture into a layout that works for a cocktail party. Conversation areas work best for good party flow. These coastal slipcover sofas faced toward each other , pulled in closer are a perfect example of a great lay out.

Homemade Sangria

10. Left Over Wine. Take those half full bottles of red wine or white wine and make a great Sangria for your party. 

10 design tips to take your Coastal Christmas decor into the new year in style. New Years Eve holiday decor, 10 ways to turn your Christmas decor into party decor.

Photo credits:

1.Beach house coastal holiday design

2.New Years Eve Coastal bar cart design

3.Seaglass table decor design

4.Burlap ribbon coastal design

5. Sea Glass Balls

6. Nautical Lanterns filled with sparkle lights

7. Christmas Ball Ornaments

8. Silver Accessories

9. Conversation Areas

10. Homemade Sangria

Driftwood console table

1. Driftwood furniture is one of our favorite ways to incorporate this beachy wood into a home. This driftwood console table is a beautiful coastal design.

Nautical living room with driftwood coffee table

Coastal driftwood mirror

2. Large driftwood mirror will add coastal interest to your room while serving its greater purpose. 

Nautical bedroom with driftwood wall art

3. Driftwood wall art adds a whimsical beachy vibe to any space. The cool driftwood pieces fill an empty wall space and create an interesting focal point.

Driftwood coastal decor

4. Driftwood coastal decor. These large driftwood balls are a simple way to bring in some beachy driftwood to your space without committing to a piece of furniture or holes in the walls.

Driftwood orb chandelier

5. Driftwood lighting. One of the coolest ways to bring in this beautiful coastal look is in your lighting. This driftwood orb chandelier brightens any space with it's coastal design.

Coastal design tips for using driftwood in your beach house decor. Design tips for using driftwood In your coastal decor.


Driftwood console table

Driftwood coffee table

Driftwood mirror

Driftwood wall art

Driftwood Balls as coastal decor

Driftwood coastal chandelier

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