Want to bring in the cool waves from the ocean waters to your home? How about the roughness of the sand? Or maybe the beauty of the shells? Well, you can actually do that. Most of the time it could be the bedroom or living room but to tell you, even the dining room can get that look.
The best thing about beach-house style is that your dining rooms can be as casual and relaxed as you are on the coast. Colors and textures are also crucial in order to achieve the best coastal look! Try this new, clean modern coastal vibe, a far cry from shells and anchors.
FINDING THE RIGHT DINING SET
Not all dining rooms are created equal and depending on your lifestyle and the size of your home, you may need to make decisions about table size, shape and number of seats at any given time.
CHOOSE A COLOR SCHEME
Beachy colors range from white to neutrals, blue, yellow or even pops of red depending on your desired look. Think of anything you would find on the shore, or even underwater if you’re unsure of which colors to choose from.
ADDING THE CENTERPIECE
One of the main draws to your dining space will be the centerpiece. Although you don’t always need a centerpiece for casual dining, it really sets the scene and will reinforce your coastal theme.
Using wicker furniture like these chairs at your dining table will give the texture and tones of beach house decor. The perfect complement for adding a texture element and natural interest to the dining area.
This beachy style chandelier gives the room ambiance and a seaside. You can shop online for a wide variety of coastal lighting from chandeliers, to pendant lighting and everything in between.
WEATHERED WOOD DINING TABLE
Nothing makes your space feel like a beach house quite like a great piece of weathered wood furniture for a laid-back chill vibe all year round.
Use wallpaper to add wow-factor to the room. This textured wallpaper sure will bring the subtle feel of the sand.
PLAYING WITH DECOR IDEAS
Decorate with artwork depicting ships, seashells, underwater life or even the beach itself! Integrating these and other decor pieces with your color scheme will transport everyone to a warm summer breeze out on the shore.
Most coastal beach cottages have a piece of painted furniture or three. Painted wood gives the feeling of collected over time and in the right color and space it definitely creates a beach house design.
SWAP THE FLOWERS
Swap flowers for pineapples or other tropical fruit an effortless and edible display! Well, this one is the perfect example to recreate that perfect day at the beach.
Do you long for the cool breeze of the ocean? Perhaps your penchant for coastal decor has taken you by storm, and nothing will quell the rage of the kraken without some driftwood-inspired dining. In that case, you’re in luck, because there are tons of ways you can integrate a coastal vibe around the table that’ll have you feeling beachier than ever.