Holiday Collection

All the best ideas for decorating, entertaining, and gift-giving with a coastal spirit.

7 Ideas for Pretty Packages

Make sure your gifts are all decked out—with coastal touches, of course!

Different Tie Material
Photo: Alison Gootee

Close Ties

Use unexpected textiles for embellishing, such as cotton, cording, or rope. For a layered look, try a wide grosgrain beneath sweet baker's twine or a thin cotton ribbon.

Buy it: Gold cord and red satin ribbon, Paper Source. White trim and blue ribbon, Hobby Lobby. Grosgrain ribbon, Midori. Italian cotton spools and blue cotton twine, Angela Liguori. White velvet ribbon and red grosgrain, May Arts. Baker's Twine, Smitten on Paper.

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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.