Split bamboo bar and bar stools from the Cabana Joe collection by Laneventure, laneventure.com. Sisal rug under bar stools
by Pottery Barn, 888/779-5176 or potterybarn.com.
Look for accessories that emphasize your theme. Hang a collection of palm plates; mix a variety of patterns for more visual interest. Plates (top to bottom): Classic Palm by Present Tense, 800/282-7117 or www.presenttense.com for retailers. (Two) Bambu by Vietri, 800/277-5933 or www.vietri.com. Louisiane by Pierre Frey, to the trade only, call Gallery 300, 212/725-6902. (Two) Limoges Imperial Palm Tree from Ross-Simons; 800/556-7376, ross-simons.com. Hand-painted palm by Spencer & Spencer, 413/247-0102 or lindaspencer.com. Game table and chairs from South Bay Collection by Hooker Furniture, hookerfurniture.com. Palm-print sisal rug by Global Home, 800/258-2229.
Buy inexpensive woven beach mats for window shades. These easy-to-find summer staples are just the right height and width for most standard windows. Palm painting on shades by artist Andrew Kettle, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, 850/986-2432.
Accessorize with palm-patterned pillows to tie together the room's colors, textures, and theme. Pillows from the Palm Collection by ESP, 954/766-8111 or elainesmithdesigns.com for retailers.
Spice up cocktail hour by serving your guests spirited concoctions in tropical glasses. Hand-painted barware by Kelly & Company, 806/373-8778. Tiki towel by Edge, 213/413-4762 for retailers. Enhance the tiki atmosphere with whimsical sconces, candles, and accent lamps. Palm tree-shaded lamp from Cabana Joe collection by Pacific Coast Lighting, pacificcoastlighting.com.