coastal decor and crafts

Make Nautical and Coastal Roman Shades

Dress up your windows with nautical and coastal roman shades. To make coastal roman shades is a great way to create a custom look for your room. You will be inspired by these examples!

Make Coastal Roman Shades

DIY Ideas for Driftwood Signs with Words, Sayings and Quotes

Here are a few creative ideas how you can make a charming driftwood sign. Fun very doable projects that will bring the beach to the home with a personal touch added to it!

Driftwood Sign with Chalkboard Frame

Nautical Bathroom Accessories in Blue and White

Create a crisp, clean look for the bathroom with blue and white! These chic nautical bathroom accessories will get you started!

Anchor Bath Mat

Seashells, Coral & Driftwood on Pedestal Stands

One of the Seashell Display Ideas that always catches my eye is a seashell mounted on a pedestal stand. A gallery style display that showcases one single sea treasure as a piece of art -which it is! You saw mini versions here, candle stick and bottle stands here, and now elegant pedestal stands for seashells, coral and driftwood below -some purely inspirational, others to purchase from online stores, and a few tutorials for great DIY pedestals.

Coral Sculpture on Pedestal Stand

Coastal and Nautical Wood Wall Racks

Just like Baskets and Bins, a wall rack is another much needed item to keep things neat and organized. Be it for the mud room, entryway, hallway or bathroom, these coastal and nautical wood wall racks add function and coastal style to the space.

coastal wood wall racks

Coastal Blue Dresser Makeover with Seagulls

Since I love to look at Furniture Makeovers (a lot), I thought I feature a creative dresser transformation as the first DIY Project in 2015!

coastal blue dresser makeover

Handmade Embroidered Coastal Quote Pillows

Add your love of the sea to the home with a special handmade embroidered coastal pillow that features a quote!

Sandy Toes Salty Kisses Mermaid Pillow Handmade Embroidered

Coastal and Nautical Storage Baskets and Bins to Keep Things Organized

The beginning of a new year is the time when organizing might be on your mind. So here are a few coastal style storage baskets, bins and boxes that will help keep things neat and tidy. I think baskets, bins and boxes are a great flexible storage solution, and you can bring texture and color to the room with them too.

Coastal Tubs

HGTV's Coastal Dream Home 2015 on Martha's Vineyard

HGTV's Dream Home 2015 sure is in a dream location, on Martha's Vineyard island, MA. While I am more drawn to quaint Beach Cottage Style Living, this stately and elegant home boosts a lot of coastal and nautical design elements that I love.

HGTV Dream Home 2015 on Martha's Vineyard