coastal decor and crafts


Clever DIY Rope Picture Frame Gallery Wall

I love this rope picture frame idea from Hymns and Verses. The rope "ties" the picture frames together beautifully, giving the gallery wall a seaside vibe! How the picture frames are hung is very clever too!

rope picture frame gallery wall


DIY Network's Florida Blog Cabin 2014

Even though DIY Network's Florida Blog Cabin is located by a lake, I wanted to feature it. After all it has some nautical details, a one of a kind boat house, and pink flamingos in the yard. Take a look!

DIY Network Blog Cabin 2014 in Florida
In case you are not familiar with the DIY Network Blog Cabin series, it's based on the idea: You Design It, We Build It, You Could Win It! The series asks people (Internet users) to vote on the design features for a real vacation getaway.


Old Beach House Ambiance in a Modern Summer Getaway on Sullivan Island

Slip away to where the day's schedule is ruled by the tides! So it is for a New York City couple who has created a modern but old beach house feeling summer getaway on Sullivan Island, SC.

shiplap walls for beach house


Handmade Coastal Pillow Covers and Custom Pillows by California Livin Home

Pillows are one of the quickest and easiest ways to bring the coastal theme to a room, and California Livin Home might just have the perfect coastal pillow cover for you!

handmade coastal pillow covers


Coastal Napkin Decoupage Projects

You can beautify pretty much anything with napkin decoupage. Bottles, pots, vases, boxes, canvases even rocks, just to name a few. And it's easy! So check out these inspiring coastal napkin decoupage projects from Craftideas.Info!

napkin decoupage bottle


The most Extreme Seashell House

And just when I thought I've seen them all (here and here), another extreme seashell house comes to my attention. The house includes a seashell covered carport and car! It's the most extreme seashell house I have seen so far.

sea shell house in Puerto Rico


DIY Abstract Sea Paintings Anyone Can Make

These DIY abstract sea paintings are simply fabulous. You don't need to be an artist to create these abstract sea paintings. No drawing skills required. Anyone can make these!

diy abstract sea painting


A Sophisticated Blue and White Nautical Cottage

This sophisticated blue and white nautical cottage will charm you with its white wood planks, uneven beadboards, soaring ceilings, and decorative details.

blue and white nautical cottage


Creative DIY Seaglass Decorations

Here are a few creative DIY seaglass decorations from the Sea Glass Lady! I guess you can call yourself that when you're crazy about seaglass.

DIY seaglass decorations


Coastal Decorations with a Splash of Color

I love summer, and no matter what your decorating theme, even if it's all white or neutral, you can add bursts of color to express the feeling. So here are some of my favorite colorful coastal decorations from Completely Coastal partner stores! Expect cooling pastels, nautical flair, rays of sunshine and splashing waves!

painted iron hooks with a coastal and nautical theme