As seen on HGTV's Elbow Room, a side table stacked with blue and white accent pieces, a low vase of white chrysanthemums and a vintage globe create a subtle nautical look. Wainscoting painted crisp white is the backdrop for this great room vignette.
This beach house great room combines traditional design with nautical accessories for a cozy feel inspired by its location. An antique chandelier makes an easy focal point as it hangs low over the space.
Not all nurseries have to be overly childish. With muted blue walls, a gray chevron-pattern rug and a framed map hanging on the wall, this baby’s room is as sophisticated as any adult’s bedroom. Two ladder shelves flank the white crib, displaying neatly arranged toys and accessories.
A soft blue ocean mural graces the walls of this kid's bedroom designed by HGTV Design Star contestant Julie Khuu. Nautical accessories complete the ocean theme, and white bedding keeps the space feeling fresh.
Well-chosen accessories contribute to this living room's seafaring atmosphere. A multipaned mirrored storage cabinet hangs on the wall over a sleek console table, while an oversized ottoman is positioned between a leather Chesterfield sofa and matching blue armchairs. A framed vintage map polishes off the nautical design.
Inspired by its coastal location, the backyard features red Adirondack chairs and nautical accessories. A pair of teak lounge chairs sit just beyond the stone fire pit and dining area, all providing plenty of space for entertaining.
This nautical-themed living room sticks to a blue, white and red color palette. The navy built in cabinet features brass hardware while matching open shelving above provides a spot to display various books and accessories including a model sailboat.
This charming nursery is decked out with finishes and furnishings that are practical for a little one but also versatile enough to grow along with the child. Hand-picked accessories are nautical without being kitschy: a whale mobile, graphic lobster pillow and red marine light fixtures.
The lines of this crisp, clean living room and entry guide the eye straight through the wide, arched doorway to the beautiful water views beyond. Paneled walls are painted white, as is the millwork, creating a soft backdrop to the pale aquas and earthy tans in the furnishings and accessories. A traditional carpet runner ascends the stairs, while a rattan console table adds to the homey, beachy vibe.
This section of Jackson Paige Interiors' contemporary master bedroom suggests an updated coastal approach to its overall design. The upholstered headboard in teal, the birdcage-style lantern and woven front drawer nightstand give a nod to the nautical, yet with an upscale, sophisticated aesthetic. The graphic wallpaper in gray and white adds texture and interest to the room.
This transitional living room is inspired by the homeowner's love of rustic, timeless pieces. The color palette is neutral, so toss pillows and accessories can be changed out easily. Wicker baskets, buckets, a sailboat picture and a wooden framed mirror create a nautical atmosphere.
This living room evokes the nautical with a red, white and blue color palette. A white tongue-and-groove ceiling looks down upon a high-gloss red hardwood floor, while blue-and-white striped wallpaper lines the walls. Dark Colonial furniture, avian accessories and exotic floral upholstery are a nod to tropical style.
This nautical-themed teen bedroom brings together vintage and newfangled furniture and accessories, creating a space that feels interesting and contemporary. Unique items include the antique propeller above the twin bed, and the shelving unit made from pipes, ropes and reclaimed wood flooring. The striped wall provides a focal point, and adds a touch of fun and whimsy.