Category Archives: coastal decorating

>Outdoor Living Ideas for your Beach Cottage

  Outdoor Breakfast Nook – Sunset Magazine Spring has FINALLY arrived and the Washington coast is enjoying a bit milder weather. Even with all the spring rain yet to come, we are thankful that the flowers are beginning to bloom … Continue reading

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>Australian Beach House’s Blue Bedroom

> Do you know Carolyn yet? She lives on the Northern beaches of Sydney, Australia (otherwise known as paradise) and has the most dreamy blog called Desire Empire. Her site is full of coastal lifestyle and design articles, so, of … Continue reading

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>{Kitchen} Let the Renovations Begin!

> Mermaid Manor – Tybee Island, Georgia. Well, we can’t stand it any longer and are going to dig into our little beach cottage kitchen renovation.  Thank goodness for paint – it’s cheap and simply transforms everything. We can only … Continue reading

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>Driftwood: From Beach to Living Room

> Extra-large Driftwood Heart by Karen Miller Definition: drift·wood (drftwd) n.  Wood floating in or washed up by a body of water. Some actually have the nerve to say that driftwood is a form of "marine debris or tidewrack".  I … Continue reading

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>Coastal-Inspired Decorating by Jill Shevlin

> "With a casual laidback style and confidence, Jill works tirelessly with her clients to create warm and inviting homes that are true reflections of each individual’s personality and needs." Meet interior designer, Jill Shevlin. We were introduced to Jill's … Continue reading

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>Boardwalk Artisans: The Best of Coastal…Handmade!

> Come stroll with us down The Boardwalk, where it's always sunny, the air is fresh and salty, and flip flops are the footwear of choice! Boardwalk Artisans have gathered together in one place for an easy coastal shopping experience … Continue reading

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>{Favorite Finds} Pillows Create an Instant Makeover in any Cottage

> Craving change in your beach cottage? For an instant makeover, add a throw pillow (or three) to your chair, couch or loveseat. Beachside Style pillows are each handcrafted, filled with soft, plump stuffing and are available in nautical, tropical, … Continue reading

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