Decorating

Chic Chartreuse

This yellow-green hybrid positively glows with all the energy of summer, which is why it is our current color obsession! Which of these finds is your favorite?     Chartreuse Picks: Raoul Textiles Riptide Fabric in Sol, to the trade Molly Hatch + Chasing Paper Perfect Plaid Wallpaper in Lime, $35 per roll Jane Churchill Studio for Cowtan & Tout […]

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How to Turn These Surfers Into an Ultra-Cool Pool House

This iconic vintage surfing scene prompts the palette for an effortlessly cool pool house! Here, the finds that help you do just that.     Sofa: A bright red sofa with a shape reminiscent of a surfboard’s is a fun choice for pool house seating. CB2 Rue Apartment Sofa in Klein Atomic, $1,099   Paint: A rich shade of teal brings vibrant […]

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White Finds We Love

Decor in fresh shades of white is the easiest, breeziest way to refresh your home just in time for summer!   Crafted by hand from mosaic tiles, this mirror is nothing short of a stunner. Serena & Lily Mosaic Mirror in White, $595   A classic table in a bright shade of white lightens up any space. Thomasville Manuscript Nightstand in Paper White, […]

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Turning a Beach Boardwalk into an Adorable Bunk Room

A beach boardwalk is a vibrant place full of activity and color, and this image evokes just that. We were inspired to decorate a playful, spunky bunk room that feels just like it!     Bed: This modern bunk bed can transform into twin beds once you’re ready to change things up. DwellStudio Mid-Century French White Bunk Bed, $1,265   Rug: There are a lot […]

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Just White!

Summer’s freshest hue is also its most versatile! Lighten up your look with these breezy, brilliant finds.     Fabricut Cozine Fabric in Snow, available to the trade Elizabeth Dow Bombay Wallcovering in White on White, available to the trade Schumacher Infinity Linen Stripe Fabric in Pearl, available to the trade Schumacher Denmark Fabric in Ecru, available to the trade […]

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Refresh Your Space with White Paint

What says “beach house” more than a fresh coat of white paint? With the end of spring and start of summer just around the corner, it’s time to revive and refresh those high-traffic areas with a dose of bright white. Here, our favorite paints in one of our all-time favorite colors.     Paints: White Heat by Dunn-Edwards  2. All […]

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Build an Outdoor Shower Inspired By This Tropical Cove

Talk about turning a view into a room. Here, a lush waterfall on the island of Dominica becomes the muse for a fantastic outdoor shower!     Shower: A stainless steel and teak outdoor shower becomes the best way to rinse off after a day at the beach. VRH Stainless Steel Freestanding Outdoor Shower, $1,563   Towel Rack: A bamboo rack is an eco-friendly […]

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Hot Duo: White & Woods

We love an all-white space just as much as the next person, and at the beach, it’s the common theme of a lot of houses. White always feels airy and breezy, yet elevated. But what to pair with it to set it off?     This bright white kitchen features painted floors and tiled walls that pair perfectly with distressed wood […]

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Mini Makeover: Designer Meg Braff Creates a Stylish All-Seasons Deck

Decorating columnist and designer Meg Braff is ready to take on your beach house design dilemmas. This month, a reader presented Meg with a deck design challenge: “We rebuilt our ocean-view deck last spring, but have kept only limited furniture on it. Because the weather here is so on and off, we had to keep moving our non-weatherproof pieces up and down deck stairs. Any ideas for creating […]

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Finds for Your Home in Shades of Golden Yellow

Sometimes, a space just needs a little color to liven it up and make it feel new again. Golden yellow can brighten a room and make it feel warm at the same time. Here are three of our favorite finds sporting this sunny shade!   We love this group of vases as a centerpiece or scattered throughout a bookshelf. Tozai Set of […]

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