When we come across something that's stylish, whimsical, elegant, or just reminds us of our love of the beach, we like to share it with our readers. Whether you're looking to create a tropical beach oasis, or just hoping to add more to your collections, we’ve got something for you. Following are some of the products we love, and hope you do, too!
Out & About
Leave the sand where it belongs! Sand shakes or brushes right off the soft and comfortable Line Infinitely sand-free beach or picnic blanket, which at 7' by 9,' is large enough to hold seven adults.
Astral’s Women’s Loyak Water Shoe provides grip, durability and comfort in a sleek, high-performance water shoe—ideal for any and all beachcombing!
No more bending over at the beach with the adjustable Sand Dipper Jr. beachcombing scoop. Sift through sand and rocks, reach into the water, and even use as a walking stick on the way back from the beach.
Whether you're traveling or just like space-saving tools, collapsible colanders are a great way to rinse off your treasures when you get back from the beach.
This easy-care lightweight and flattering sheath sundress is perfect as either an eye-catching summer dress or a cover-up.
Getting away this winter? Vera Bradley’s Weekender Travel Bag is the picture-perfect boarding bag, with plenty of compartments to organize all your road trip necessities. Available in plenty of solids and patterned colors.
Kitchen & Bath
We love the Tidal Wave Lace Runner to add a little seaside flair to any table.
Bring a touch of exotic elegance to your holiday table with the Lyria 16-piece dinnerware set, featuring exquisitely rendered teal, lime, and blue flower medallions.
This lovely dinnerware adds a touch of coastal living to your table. The crisp white Thomson Seashells Stoneware is embossed with a shell and starfish design around the edges.
This vintage flour sack towel features a beautiful sea shell design by Mary Lake-Thompson that will make dish washing time more fun.
Made with soothing olive oil and aloe and scented with premium essential oils, the light floral fragrance of Williams Sonoma Fleur de Sel hand soap brings you right back to the beach. Scents of verbena and juniper with hints of lily and rose are enriched by warm cedar and sandalwood.
Add a touch of coastal style to your bathroom with this 100% cotton towel collection featuring a coastal sea shell and starfish design.
The Homesick Candle Company maintains that “nothing is more powerful than a memory.” The Beach Cottage candle takes you back to the beach, somehow managing to infuse hints of salty seaweed, hot sand, morning coffee, and ocean thunderstorm air into one convenient container.
Recover from your time spent at the winter beach. The first ingredient in Burt's Bees Hand Cream formula is sweet almond oil, so you know it’ll give some good hydration. Infused with vitamin E and beeswax, this hand cream locks in moisture and the scent is amazing.
Beachcombing and beach decor books
If you're looking for a great way to secure your little sea glass, beach glass, shells, and fossilsalmost invisibly, check out Quakehold! It's a clear, removable gel that holds all your favorite pieces in place. Use it on shelves, printer trays, or when you want to photograph something with the light streaming through.
The Beachcomber’s Companion book and Beachcomber's Companion Journal by Anna Marlis Burgard and Jillian Ditner feature beautiful watercolor illustrations of beach finds. The hardcover book features information on identifying your coastal treasures, and the companion multi-pocket journal with protective PVC cover is a great place to write down your favorite memories from the beach.
With their convenient tuck-in-your-journal size, these informative Shell Identification Cards, made of heavy, waterproof plastic, are perfect for both amateur and serious shell collectors.
Touted as a how-to-get-the-look design book, Coastal Blues: Mrs. Howard’s Guide to Decorating with the Colors of the Sea and Sky was written by interior design expert Phoebe Howard. The pages are filled with inspiring images of casual elegance incorporating beautiful blue color schemes.
The bath is the room most likely to be decorated with a coastal theme—but beachy can still be elegant, like this Athena Shower Curtain.
Glass tile is everything right now. You'll enjoy every inch of this Daltile Glass and Stone Mosaic Tile while soaking in the tub or making margaritas in the kitchen.
Looking to bring the natural beauty of the ocean into your bath or kitchen? This real white sea shell self-adhesive backsplash, is ideal for use as an accent strip or kitchen backsplash, and it's easy to apply.
This "Winter Peace" Gita Wall Clock has a weathered clock face for a vintage-inspired look that mimics a crisp winter's day by the beach.
Industrial meets rustic in this antique turquoise pendant light with glass and wire cage. Perfect for your seaside retreat.
Refined and feminine, this chandelier from Capital Lighting will brighten any home with classic, elegant flair. Nickel finish with white alabaster glass.
We love everything about this console table by Uttermost, especially that it immediately puts you in mind of sun bleached driftwood or the weathered shingles of an old Cape Cod home.
The Arabella Club Chair from the Christopher Knight Home Collection is a grand addition to any room. With its slightly curved back and low set seat, this chair is perfect to curl up on with a blanket, a cup of hot cocoa,
and your favorite book or show.
This one-of-a-kind handcrafted wood table is made from reclaimed cedar wood. Measuring 60" x 30," it boasts a teal and gold accented finish, sure to draw attention in any room.
Not just a door, a work of art! Laelee Designs has done more than refine an old tradition—they’ve started a new one. These Double Z British Brace Sliding Barn Doors are authentic, heavy, and crafted to perfection in the US.
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