The Wild Nautical World of Diamond Baratta

The duo behind the firm Diamond Baratta Design, are not shy. They take the nautical theme to a whole new level.

nautical living room by Diamond Baratta
In this living room a large nautical compass rug sets the stage. Sofas are upholstered in a lighthouse motif. The nautical theme is done in grand scale. You either love it or hate it.

Lighthouse DecorA Lighthouse Newel Post marks the entry of the stairway.

Decorative Lighthouse Nautical Entryway Decor Idea
A Decorative Lighthouse is chosen as the focal point for the nautical theme entryway in a Nantucket home, featured at Cottages & Gardens.

nautical living roomYou could argue. Is the nautical theme overdone? American Flag Anchor Wall Art shows up on the flag, sailboats on the rug, lighthouses are part of the table and ship wheel fabric is used for the two side chairs.

Ship Wheel Wall Decor idea
A giant ship wheel creates a striking focal point on a porch.

Diamond Baratta Nautical HomeIndulging in bright Nautical Colors, red and blue, combined with Signal Flag Designs.

nautical over the topA blue room with a Sailboats theme.

nautical pinkAnd on the softer side, in a Summerhouse on the Cape the nautical theme takes inspiration from Sailors Valentines which decorate the wall.

William Diamond and Anthony Baratta
William Diamond and Anthony Baratta

Update: William Diamond has since retired and Diamond Baratta Design is now called Anthony Baratta.