Top 5 Tips for Coastal Home Decor
Many of us dream of living by the sea but you don't have to be living by the coast to enjoy the pleasures of beach style. Take inspiration from the beauty of the coast and bring these ideas inside...
1. Furniture in a coastal home should be mixed and matched in different styles and textures to bring about the relaxed informal look synonymous of coastal living. Mix painted white and grey furniture with naturall willow and driftwood pieces to Keep the home bright and airy
2. Ensure the home is kept tidy and clutter free with plenty of storage furniture
3. Add some subtle coastal accessories such as driftwood, boats birds and shells. Beach combing is a great and fun way to gather together pieces of the coast. Keep it subtle - do not go overboard on the beach or coastal theme, this will appear tacky. Subtle pieces like signs or small beach themed accessories such as a small yacht, pieces of rope, or coastal home style lantern will be enough
4. Don't overcrowd the coastal home, if you are tight of space used smaller furniture pieces with lots of extra storage.
5. Brighten up darker corners with a table lamp. Allow Plenty of Light into your room - Adding white furniture to your room will instantly increase the amount of light reflected through the room creating an illusion of a great and airy space
A subtly decorated coastal living room in traditional colours and natural materials to add texture and interest.
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