Our Best Coastal Makeovers

The best before and after coastal makeovers.

22 Creative Room Makeovers

Grab ideas from three inspiring and stylish beach home transformations.

Opened, Airy Kitchen
Photographer: Jeff McNamara

Opened, Airy Kitchen

This kitchen, situated in a tiny Amagansett beach shack, felt crowded with upper cabinets and dowdy curtains. Sturdy, walnut shelves replaced the cabinets and opened up the room.

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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.