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!

Colorful Tape
Photo: Alison Gootee

Stick to It

Tape takes on a new life with eye-catching designs. A whimsical touch for securing paper, it can also double as ribbon—we like it paired with plain paper so as not to compete with patterns. You may never use clear tape again.

Buy it: Ginko Papers FunTape in Lace & Bows Gold Set, Stripes, Blue Arrows, Teal Hexagons, and Red Arrows, from $4;

More Ways To Get Coastal Living



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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.