21 Ideas To Bring Home The Beach

With the right mix of tranquil colors, organic textures, and playful accents, you can start your coastal restyle today.

beach house kitchen
Photographer J. Savage Gibson

In the Kitchen

Ocean Hues
A light-blue shade on the cabinets and island complements the sea-inspired backsplash and softens stainless steel appliances and dark countertops and floors.

Sun-catching Tiles
Atlanta designer Carter Kay started with the tile, and the color inspired the palette for the entire house. A hint of iridescent shimmer sets off the blue cabinetry and sandy trim and ceiling.

Shop the look: Designer Carter Kay, Carter Kay Interiors. Builder Bill Singleton, Singleton Construction. Cabinet/trim in custom color. Tile, Walker Zanger. Lightfixtures, South of Market. Stools, The Wicker Works. Wolf range, ABT.

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