7 Beautiful Boating Pics

From Block Island to Petit St. Vincent, we’re celebrating boats on the water from around the world. Share your beach pics with us on Instagram by using the hashtag #CLPicks!              

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Beach Music: True to Myself

When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise, and imposes a rhythm upon everything in me that is bewildered and confused. —Rainer Maria Rilke For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on […]

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For Sale: Red, White, and Blue California Cottage

Nothing says Happy Independence Day like this charming California cottage—filled with red, white, and blue and Pacific views. Browse the 2,100 square feet of all-American rooms, and your Fourth will feel as festive as ever. With four bedrooms, three full baths, and a two-car garage, this West Coast gem is currently listed at $3,550,000. Coastal casual meets traditional in this […]

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Beach Music: America

“America … it is the only place where miracles not only happen, but where they happen all the time.” —Thomas Wolfe   For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag the image with #CLPicks. Listen to more beach music all day with Coastal Living Radio.

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Sip on these Refreshing Beer Cocktails this Fourth of July Weekend

There’s something about the beach and beer that just go hand in hand; the ice-cold, crisp, and bubbly beverage is the perfect complement to the summer heat and sun. But, while I’m a fan of brews straight from the bottle, it’s also nice to try something new. Mix up one of these beer cocktails at your Fourth of July shindig this […]

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6 Striped, Summery Finds

  1. Easy Entertaining What’s happier than a paper straw in a guest’s drink? Add a playful touch with these striped finds. Kikkerland Paper Straws, $12 2. Soft Touch This sweetly-striped table runner adds just the right amount of texture. Sustainable Threads Borders Peace Silk Table Runner, $66 3. Seeing Red Perfect for a summer gathering, this porcelain vase just needs fresh flowers to […]

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Beach Music: Under the Boardwalk

Every time I stand before a beautiful beach, its waves seem to whisper to me: If you choose the simple things and find joy in nature’s simple treasures, life and living need not be so hard. —Psyche Roxas-Mendoza For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag the image with […]

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Beauty Highlight: côte, the Chicest Nail Boutique

We are well into summer, and we’re hard-pressed to find a beauty routine that’s more coveted this time of year than the much-needed manicure and pedicure. However, to be frank, sometimes the experience isn’t as luxurious or relaxing as you envision. Enter côte—a nail brand inspired by the California coast with a hint southern France thrown in. Located in Los […]

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Win Lexington Clothing Co. and Anthony Baratta’s Fabulous New Beach Towel

What’s better than a plush new towel for beach days? Nothing, we’d say—especially when it’s a chic anchor-adorned one designed by Lexington Clothing Co. and Anthony Baratta.   The towel is a celebration of the Hamptons—from its all-American look to the fact that proceeds from the towel benefit the Group for the East End, which works to protect eastern Long […]

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We’ve Found the Best Destination-Themed Gift Boxes Ever

By Travel Editor Tracey Minkin Today’s travel escape is a delicious one, literally, with our discovery of Sojourn Box: exquisitely curated collections of locally sourced products that combine into a charming little gift box of tastes, crafts, and even recommendations for local tunes. It’s travel in a box, wrapped up with a sweet little bit of artisan twine. Founded by […]

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