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10 Awesome Beach Cottage Decor Ideas

all white beach cottage living room

Who doesn’t love hanging out by the beach during the summer? If you’re lucky enough to have your own beach cottage, you probably want to make it as comfortable and relaxing as possible. This is why its important to think about the perfect beach cottage decor for your space. In most cases, people want their beach cottages to be casual environments where they can enjoy the company of friends and family without too many frills. However, that doesn’t mean that they want the space to look cheesy or underwhelming. With the right beach cottage decor, you can get the look you want. Check out these 10 awesome beach cottage decor ideas.

colorful beach cottage decor

Bright colors are a great way to give your beach cottage a more fun and upbeat look. You may want to incorporate things like accent pillows and other accessories.

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beautiful beach cottage with shelves

When it comes to beach cottage decor, nothing screams ‘beach’ like objects that represent the ocean. Things like sea shells are great items to boost the beach feel.

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beach themed furniture

Although it may seem tacky to some, beach themed furniture can be a great option for your beach cottage decor. Of course, however, you want to be careful not to overdo it.

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beach cottage with bright design

Light colors – especially blues and greens – are the perfect match for a beach cottage or other ocean front home.

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light colored furniture for beach cottage

When it comes to beach cottage decor, or any other kind of decor for that matter, it’s important to pick the perfect centerpieces for your tables.

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beach themed accessories for living room

Again, sea shells and other nautical items are great for your beach cottage.

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beautiful living room with waterfront view

If you’ve got a beach cottage with a view, you should make sure that the inside of your space is just as magnificent of as the view.

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living room with beach themed accessories

When trying to select your beach cottage decor, don’t feel like you have to go out and buy a bunch of things. You may be able to repurpose some old items that you don’t use anymore such as this old paddle.

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beach cottage decor with light blue accent

If your cottage has built-in shelving, you might want to consider using that space to put some cool nautical items on display.

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shabby frame used for decor

Rustic themes are always welcome in beach cottages, and they can give your space that ‘by the sea’ look.

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Written by Camille Moore

Camille has a master's degree from Saint Joseph University's Writing Studies program. Her writing has been published on several websites, and she enjoys writing articles and short stories in her spare time. You can follow Camille on Twitter @CamealAshley.