10 ways to turn your humble abode into your coastal dream home

With subtle contrasts between colours like whites, beiges and blues, you can transform your home into the relaxing Hamptons-inspired home of your dreams… or favourite catalogue. Here are some tips to help you accomplish this look: 

1. Nap worthy

You simply cannot do coastal without a hammock…it’s just not proper! Lounge about and be swayed to sleep by the soothing sound of the waves in Lexington’s cozy striped hammock.

 

Lexington, Lexington Shams, from £29, Lexington Hammock, £375, Lexington Throws, from £149 get yours here

2. Storage

No one does minimal yet elegant like string whose shelves make a perfect addition to any wall. Organize your favourite novels, portraits, and mementos to best fit your mood.

String Pocket in Sand, £115

3. Baywatch

Sofa Workshop’s Tom Collins makes an exceptional lounging seat for those days you want to drift off into your thoughts while gazing out at your enchanting view.

Sofa Workshop - Tom Collins in HBC grey from, £1259

4. Colour pop

Pair your lounging seat with Lexington’s Urban Wool Sham in green or Sea Star Sham for just the right amount of added comfort and a pop of colour.

Lexington - Urban Wool Sham in Green and Sea Star Sham, £49

5. Bonfire friendly

Urban Wool throw in the shade green/grey is perfect for those early morning walks along the shore or gatherings around the fire.

Lexington - Urban Wool Throw in Green/Grey, £129

6. Table

The contrast between the fir wood and the gold shaded framework makes Andrew Martin’s Balzac Side Table the epitome of mid-century elegance.

 

Balzac Side Table, £395

7. Lighting

And when the sun sets, you can rely on the drop down VITA copenhagen ruffle lights to instantly liven up your living area.

 

VITA copenhagen - Ripples Cusp Lights, £55

8. Lantern

Ditch your iPhone flashlight and connect with nature on your nightly strolls along the coast with Lexington’s Rope Hurricane Jar.

Lexington - Rope Hurricane Jar, £169

9. Lingering aroma

Complement the fresh air of the bay with Lexington’s lingering ceramic verbena- scented candle.

 

Lexington Ceramic Scented Candle, £25

10. Accessorize

Accessorize spacious halls with Andrew Martin’s sun-shaped wooden framed Yves mirror to add some character.

 

Andrew Martin, Yves Mirror, £495.

Tags: Home, Decor, Coastal