The fresh style of coastal interiors is hugely popular among residential designers – who doesn’t occasionally dream of living by the beach, breathing in the sea air and enjoying sunset walks along the sand? Whether you’re fortunate enough to live in a seaside location or you just like to indulge in a little retreat from the pace of everyday life, injecting carefree coastal themes into your home décor can renew body and soul. Here are a few tips on how to embrace seaside style and, at the same time, maintain sleek, contemporary design in your home.
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To create your palette, first look to the colors of the sky, sea and sand. You’ll be surprised at how many different tones can be used to create your coastal haven, from subtle pebble grays to worn denim blues.
Fill empty wall space with coastal vistas and ocean prints, and remember to accessorize with seashells, coral, starfish and pebbles.You could even arrange your collection of beachy finds on a bookshelf or shelving unit if you’re worried about the space feeling too cluttered.
Images above from PinterestTo complete the décor, home fragrances such as fresh linen, vanilla or coconut are the perfect addition to your interior. Do you have a coastal themed interior you’d like to share? Tag us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.