Style Spotlight: Coastal-Inspired Decor for a Relaxing Retreat

Escape to the tranquility of coastal living without leaving the comfort of your home. Coastal-inspired decor brings the serene beauty of the seaside indoors, creating a relaxing retreat that evokes memories of sandy shores and crashing waves. Whether you live by the coast or in the heart of the city, infusing your space with coastal charm can transport you to a coastal paradise. In this style spotlight, we'll explore how to incorporate coastal-inspired decor elements into your home to create a peaceful and rejuvenating oasis.

Nautical Colour Palette:
Embrace a soothing colour palette inspired by the sea and sky. Soft shades of blue, sandy neutrals, and crisp whites form the foundation of coastal decor, creating a sense of serenity and calm. Incorporate these colours into your walls, furniture, and accessories to evoke the essence of coastal living.

How about a blue Bronte by Moon throw?

Natural Materials:
Bring the outdoors in with natural materials that echo the coastal landscape. Opt for furniture and accents crafted from weathered wood, rattan, and woven seagrass to add warmth and texture to your space. Incorporate driftwood accents, shell motifs, and coral-inspired designs to further enhance the coastal theme.

Here are our wood bowls that have a rustic, beachy look. 

Relaxed Furnishings:
Create a laid-back atmosphere with comfortable and casual furnishings. Choose plush sofas and oversized armchairs upholstered in soft, durable fabrics like linen or cotton. Layer with cozy throws and cushions in beach-inspired patterns such as stripes, anchors, or marine life to add a touch of coastal charm.

Coastal Accents:
Accessorise your space with coastal-inspired accents that capture the essence of seaside living. Display beach-combing treasures like seashells, sea glass, and driftwood in glass jars or bowls to add a touch of natural beauty. Hang framed prints or paintings featuring coastal landscapes, sailboats, or seascapes to bring the beauty of the coast to your walls.

Here is one of our best beach prints.

Light and Airy:
Maximise natural light and create an airy ambiance reminiscent of beachside cottages. Opt for sheer curtains or lightweight blinds that allow sunlight to filter through while maintaining privacy. Mirrors can also help to reflect light and create the illusion of a larger space, enhancing the breezy, open feel of coastal-inspired interiors.

Seaside Retreat:
Transform your bedroom into a coastal-inspired sanctuary with serene bedding in shades of blue and white. Choose crisp, white linens accented with nautical stripes or shell prints for a touch of coastal elegance. Incorporate woven baskets for storage and driftwood-inspired bedside tables to complete the coastal retreat vibe.

The light blue print of this Orla Kiely Duvet fits perfectly into any coastal inspired bedroom. 

Infuse your home with coastal-inspired decor to create a tranquil and inviting space where you can unwind and recharge. Explore our collection of coastal-inspired decor, accessories, and accents to bring the relaxed elegance of coastal living to your home.