There is something about the beach that evokes ultimate relaxation vibes. Warm breezes, gold-filtered light and a sense of slowing down without a care in the world — well, except for finishing that magazine and icy drink before sundown.
We think everyone deserves a little coastal comfort year round so we’re bringing that calm inland! Here are 5 of our current favorite decor details ready to turn your abode into an oceanside oasis without tracking any sand back in the house!
Elaine Tian’s collection of blue washed ceramics are inspired by the Japanese tie-dye technique Shibori. Abstract yet calming like the sea, her work feels like a series of ocean waves splashing new life onto the dinner table.
Afternoon snacks in the sand is one of the highlights of summer living and this collection of vibrant Mexican wire baskets is transporting us on to a playful vacation right here from our living room. Who knew a Netflix binge watching could be so festive!?
We love the blown out and soothing color palette of Ferney’s work. Any of these oil painted beach scenes would work well with a variety of decor styles and double as a superb visual getaway on the most stressful of days. Cue the white noise of beach waves and pass an Iced Tea, please.
We realize there is a fine line between chic and shabby when it comes to variations of macrame art. But we are in knots (literally!) with the work that Emily Katz is putting out there. This particular plant hanger reminds us of island time on a beach hammock, which means we can sip a tropical drink on the sofa why we admire it, right?
Kristin Guy is a Los Angeles based Creative Director and writer dedicated to creating food-centric lifestyle content for a wide variety of national outlets. She is a proven trend-hunter of well-designed kitchen / tabletop decor and a globe-trotting scout for the best places to eat, drink and shop for your home.