Thursday, April 18, 2013

Inspirations on the Horizon: Nautical elements

Beautiful coastal stripe rug leads you to a display of model sailboats in this nautical hallway.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Designer Tips: Maximize space in your beach shack

Small coastal spaces require flexibility and multifunctional use furniture. When the living room needs to double as the bedroom and the kitchen as the dining room you need to choose your elements with care. With these simple tips your beach shack will be coastal cottage chic.

Monday, April 15, 2013

Spotted from the Crow's Nest:Beach House Tour
Summerland, California

Located in the charming fishing town of Summerland, California, this home was a shabby old beach shack transformed into a beautiful nautical inspired beach house.

The back of this beach house has a great big yard with lots of sun lounging and spots to enjoy the outdoors.

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Inspirations on the Horizon: Coastal outdoor spaces

Coastal cottage style outdoor seating area with wicker chairs and lots of throw pillows for guaranteed comfyiness.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

How to guide: "Summer-ize" your coastal home

5 Easy Summer coastal decor ideas for your home 

1. White hot. Summer calls for light and airy colors so it's time to ditch the dark and dreary colors of the winter.  Coastal slipcover furniture in light colors will brighten and lighten any room.


Monday, April 8, 2013

Spotted from the Crow's Nest:Beach House Tour
Coastal Modern Jute Beach House

This modern coastal family beach house is bright and cheerful with it's tones of aqua blues, whites and chevron prints.

The breakfast nook is simple, clean and modern yet coastal with the "beachy" fabrics.

Saturday, April 6, 2013

10 Ways To: To create summertime outdoor living rooms

In the Summertime coastal outdoor spaces should be a continuation of your indoor living space. Move your living room outside this summer and enjoy the outdoors in style. 
  1. Low seating, floor cushions and daybeds will inspire the mood for lounging and gathering.

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Inspirations on the Horizon: Rustic Coastal

Rustic Coastal style with washed and weathered tones.
 Weathered and whitewashed rustic coastal kitchen is white hot.