The arrival of summer always turns our ideas to the seaside, as we seek out out blue fabrics, seashells and drif2od particulars to recreate the recollections of days on the beach here in our properties. The Nautical Trend is resurfacing for summer time 2014, but this time with a fresh, modern makeover.
Banish twee wooden boats and striped bunting in favour of clear glass, printed cushions and framed seaside-design prints. Bare brick and whitewashed wood kind the best backdrop against which you can layer furniture and equipment in various shades of blue and white. Stick to daring patterns and use colour sparingly to preserve the look clean and unfussy.
Are you inspired to give your home a nautical update? Right here are some beachy buys to get you began.
1. Hintons Residence 2. Mylands of London 3. The Chandelier & Mirror Organization 4. The Fantastic Gift Business 5. Ville et Campagne 6. Residing it Up 7. Marquis and Dawe
Primary photograph credits: Houzz / Curious Residences / Stacey Van Berkel for Garden & Gun / Straightforward Residing