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Ceramic Planter Side Table Tutorial

Ceramic planter side table tutorial for a table ideal for a beach cottage or coastal style home. All that’s needed is a large ceramic planter, styrofoam (optional), pool filler sand, shells or decorations, a round glass table top and clear rubber adhesive bumpers. Sea shells, or other decorative items of...


Coffee Cup Wall Display Rack Tutorial

Coffee cup wall display rack tutorial that gives the simple instructions on how to build this display rack. A wall rack is the ideal way to display your collection of coffee cups. With cupboard space often at a premium, this is a great way to free up cupboard space...


DIY Bar Cart Tutorial

DIY bar cart tutorial using mattress slats or scrap wood. The end result is a charming bar cart that holds alcohol and stores stemware. Since it is on casters, the bar cart can be moved about freely and used either in your dining room or moved outdoors to the...


Ideas Using Oars for Beach Decor

Ideas using oars for beach decor are both decorative and functional. In keeping with the classic coastal style decorating, oars can either be used in their natural state with a weathered look or painted to incorporate them with the coastal style color scheme of your home or a particular...


Driftwood Art Inspiration

Driftwood is an abundant item on a beach and the possibilities with using it for art or decorative items in the home are endless. A single piece of driftwood can be painted to create your own unique piece of art. Small pieces can be transformed into wall hangings of...


Crashing Waves Glass Sculptures and Vases

I’m totally captivated with these vases and sculptures by husband and wife team Paul DeSomma and Marsha Blaker. For anyone looking for or wanting to create a unique decorative item for the living room in their coastal style home, ones such as these feel ideal. The glass sculptures of...

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Repurposing Surfboards for Coastal Style Decor

Repurposing surfboards for coastal style decor provides both decorative and functional elements for a beach cottage or coastal style home. Surfboards can be used for anything from furniture to other functional items such as wall hangers to use as coat racks. Make a beach chair – or chairs! –...


Coaster Set With Beach Shell Design

Coaster set with beach shell design – set of 4 coasters. These hardboard decorative coaster are designed to protect tables and countertops from condensation and scratches. The coasters are produced with a 3/16 inch thick hardboard substrate that is finished with a soft cork backing with sealed, natural edges. The top...


Table Runner With Octopus and Coral Motif

Table runner with octopus and coral motif. The table runner is made of 100% polyester and features an appliqued octopus design and printed coral on the ocean blue faux burlap. The runner measures 72 inches x 13.5 inches. Machine washable. Xia Home Fashions Applique Octopus with Print Coral Coastal Table...


Table Runner With Crab and Coral Motif

Table runner with crab and coral motif. The runner is a faux burlap made of 100% polyester. The applied crab and printed coral design are on the end of the runner which measures 72 inches x 13.5 inches. Machine washable. A wonderful addition to a table in a beach home! Xia Home...


Outdoor Tiki Torch

Outdoor Tiki torch with sturdy metal torch head and pole construction. This Tiki Lamplight Island King Flame Torch has and easy fill system and a flame that it 5 times larger than the average torch. For best results, use with TIKI Brand Torch Fuel (Fuel sold separately). The torch...

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The Ultimate Guide to Sea Glass

The Ultimate Guide to Sea Glass: Finding, Collecting, Identifying, and Using the Ocean’s Most Beautiful Stones. A 272 page hardcover book by Mary Beth Beuke and Lisl Armstrong. The book provides information that will help first-time seekers start new collections and veteran hunters learn more about their current sets. It...

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A Grain of Sand: Nature’s Secret Wonder

A Grain of Sand: Nature’s Secret Wonder. A 112 page hardcover book by Dr. Gary Greenberg. His stunning micro-photography shows the infinite beauty of biological and mineral sand grains found in sands from around the world. Some photographs show collections of grains, other showcase the exquisite beauty of a single...

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Coastal Inspirations

Coastal Inspirations is 108 page hardcover book by Marissa O’Neil and Peter O’Neil – April 29, 2013. This book of inspirational photos and quotes by this father/daughter team has been inspired by both the East and West coastiline with capturing moments in time in life’s journey. The book is...


Amigurumi Knits: Patterns for 20 Cute Mini Knits

Amigurumi Knits: Patterns for 20 Cute Mini Knits. A 128 page paperback book by author Hansi Singh – April, 2009. Amigurumi is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small stuffed animals and anthropomorphic creatures. This book includes 20 designs of animals and inanimate objects. It includes a basics section that...