15 Easy and Inexpensive Room Upgrades

We show you how to use coastal accessories to achieve picture-perfect seaside style without going through a total home decor overhaul.

Work in Woven Baskets
Photographer: Jean-Philippe Piter

7. Work in Woven Baskets

To add texture and warmth to loftlike, contemporary spaces, try incorporating one or two woven accents into the room’s decor. This kitchen’s cool black-and-white color palette is made more inviting with the help of giant, inverted woven baskets, used here as pendant lamps.

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Top 21 Beaches, Coast to Coast

Plan your summer getaway now: From white strands to secret coves, we've found the ultimate spots by the shore, plus fabulous lodging so you can stay as long as you like.

The Cove Beach, Cape May, New Jersey