Beach House Style Guide

Get the coastal look wherever you live with our expert tips on beach house style for every room of your home.

12 Beach House Kitchens

Coastal kitchens deserve their share of flavorful twists―from pastel pink appliances to splashy light fixtures. We give these cooking spaces five stars for originality and presentation.

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In this beach kitchen, avocado green cupboards with frosted glass fronts have decorative letters etched into the top sections. Black countertops compliment green shades in the kitchen.
Deborah Whitlaw Llewellyn

Easy as ABC

Letters etched into frosted-glass cabinet doors make rummaging easy for those who don’t know their way around the kitchen―just look behind door C for the cookies. Or make up your own labeling system and have fun with numbers or beach shapes.

Idea Spotlight 
Bring some flash to the kitchen with a stainless steel backsplash. Available in sheets or as tiles, it perfectly complements commercial-grade appliances.

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100 Comfy Cottage Rooms 

Develop your coastal cottage’s style by following these simple tricks.

Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.