Live Large in a Small Space

There is just something alluring about a cozy beach cottage. See how three families make the most of their square feet—one has fewer than 380!

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Sand and Sea
Photographer: David Tsay, Writer: David Hanson

Sand and Sea

Lewis applied the same no-muss, no-fuss approach to decorating the house, starting with sand-and-sea inspired palette. The subdued taupe color of the lightly stained Douglas fir framing offers a warm backdrop for the soft blue rugs, throw pillows, and accessories. As for furnishings, comfort and durability reign. Deep wicker seating—topped with plush cushions upholstered in a weather-proof fabric—makes room for a crowd in the living room.

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