16 Coastal interior decorating ideas

Marc Newson and Charlotte Stockdale’s Greek island escape

Industrial designer Marc Newson and his wife, stylist Charlotte Stockdale, share their personal Greek odyssey. Words by Celia Ellenberg. Photographed by Magnus Marding. When Australian industrial designer Marc Newson married British stylist Charlotte Stockdale in 2008, they already shared a history in Greece’s Ionian

Coastal bathroom in Green, White and Blue

I love the colors here. And check out the beautiful wave design on the tile floor! Alongside bright white, Farrow & Ball's Breakfast Room Green takes on a brighter green hue - the perfect shade for a natural theme. Green and white with blue

Beach Style Staircase in Blue

The color blue goes a long way toward infusing coastal style into a room. Consider painting your trim a seaside color or simply add blue pieces of decorative home decor like the blue baskets. Beach Style Staircase by Nantucket Architecture Group Ltd.

Retro Coastal Kitchen in Red and Turquosie

When adding coastal style to your home, you don’t have to be limited to soft colors. Incorporate a little fun with an unexpected color like red. Plenty of white in the room keeps the color from becoming overwhelming. The red of the kitchen cabinets

Pastel blue and Yellow Guest Bedroom Coastal Style

A bedroom with ocean views mimics the colors you see outside. Soft seashell bedding in blue and white plays against soft yellow walls that echo the sunshine. Open the windows and fall asleep to the ocean breezes. It just doesn’t get any better than

Blue coastal themed entry

Everything about this entry way says coastal style. From the blue and white color scheme to the nautical light fixture. Framed seashell prints on the stairway wall enhance the beach theme. Coastal Entry by Ardmore General Contractors Pinemar, Inc Blue walls with white wainscotting,

Coastal Bathroom in Pale Blue and Cream

Ocean blue walls set a serene mood in this farmhouse bathroom. A rustic, chippy cabinet serves as a vanity beneath an elegant mirror. Bathroom by Millbrook Architects & Building Designers Crisp Architects Bathroom with blue painted walls and cream tiles, trim, cabinet and rug

White coastal home decor with pastel blue accents

A wall of windows keeps this coastal style kitchen light and bright throughout the year. Bead board cabinets lend cottage charm while touches of blue remind you of the ocean. Even the curtain swags have coastal appeal with tiny starfish to hold them in