On sunny summery days or wintery nights spent by the fireplace our thoughts often turn to pleasant memories of days spent on a sandy beach with a view of a seemingly endless ocean just steps away. For most of us a beach house or seaside cottage is just a dream, not a reality. However, we can bring the look of the sea into our landlocked environments with awesome watery hues, whether in interior spaces or outdoor living areas.
Watery blues and greens, plus art and decorative objects evoke a coast vibe in the airy foyer.
Another entryway, this one with a bit of glam appeal, uses color to bring the feel of the ocean into a stylish home.
Soft watery shades abound in this chic living room. Color and pattern added to a room with neutral furnishings can really amp up visual interest.
Even oceanside homes can benefit from watery tones and a brilliant contrasting color like vibrant purple or a deep turquoise complementary hue.
Try a combination of blues and greens to bring a coastal look to your kitchen. Glass tiles are stunning in a mix of watery hues.
This play room with pale watery blue walls is warmed up orchid and golden accents. What lovely place to study or play.
A whitewashed wooden seahorse side table seems just right in this coastal style bedroom. Wall color, wall art and textiles add that much sought-after watery blue palette.
Even a rustic barn door can go totally coastal with a weathered watery blue finish.
A chic and stylish modern bath is gorgeous in watery blues that contrast perfectly with pristine whites.
And lastly, here’s a lovely watery blue and pink outdoor scene to fuel your pleasant seaside memories or day dreams of the future.
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