15 Beach Home Decor Items to Bring Coastal Living Home

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Coastal living room with beachy vibes.

Desiree Burns Interiors

You don’t need to have ocean views to enjoy a beachy, coastal feel in your home. Beach-inspired design can be found in a variety of design styles ranging from nautical, to cottage coastal, to coastal grandmother, and everything in between.

If you’re looking to turn your space into a coastal oasis and are stuck on where to start, we have you covered. Here are 15 decor items that will instantly turn any space into a beach house.

Rugs USA Blue Regency Stripes Indoor/Outdoor 2' x 3' Area Rug

Nothing says beachy like blue and white stripes. This area rug from Rugs USA can be used both indoors and outdoors and is available in a variety of different shapes and sizes. If you want something a bit more neutral, this rug is also available in light gray which could be used in a coastal design just as effectively. 

Erlene Home Fashions Everyday Casual Braided Jute Round Placemats

Natural materials and rounded edges: these placemats scream coastal chic. Pair them with white or blue dinnerware, striped napkins, clear glasses, and gold utensils for the ultimate beachy look.

Nanspring Cream Linen Back Tab Curtains

Linen is another great natural material to feature in a beach-inspired space. This set of two cream-colored linen curtains will keep your space feeling light and airy while providing a bit of privacy when needed. 

Jepeak Woven Textured Throw Pillow Covers, Pack of 2

If there’s one thing that all beach-inspired designs have in common, it’s that there’s plenty of white and off-white shades. These woven cream-colored throw pillow covers are ideal for making your coastal design feel light and bright. Layer some patterned throw pillows in front of them for some added depth and texture.

Frideko Home Rattan Pendant Light

Rattan pendant lights are classically beachy and make appearances in design styles from nautical to coastal grandmother and everything in between. This light fixture features a woven rattan lampshade, wooden base, and natural-colored cord. The open weave of the lampshade brings an airy, beachy feel, and the price is hard to beat too.

World Market Marina Scallop Ivory and Teal Indoor Outdoor Lumbar Pillow

Add a fun pattern to your space with this scallop print throw pillow from World Market. We love the subtle ocean-inspired print that feels beachy without being kitschy. Plus, if you’re looking for a pop of bright color, this pillow is definitely a must-have.

World Market The Way Home by Melissa Mary Jenkins Framed Canvas Wall Art

You don’t need to have an ocean view to enjoy beach scenes in your home—just hang some coastal artwork. We love this abstract piece by Melissa Mary Jenkins, which will add to your design in a subtle way. Plus, the muted colors will go with a variety of different color palettes and styles.

World Market Natural Wood Pillar Candle Holder

These handcrafted mango wood candle holders are sure to add some interest to your beachy decor. We love the soft, organic shapes and texture of the natural wood. They're perfect for displaying real or flameless three-inch pillar candles and are available in two different heights—ideal for grouping or displaying on their own.

Will & Atlas Palm Leaf Large Woven Tray

Palm leaf woven tray basket.

Round trays are perfect for coffee tables, sideboards, dining tables, and mantels alike. Use them to display candles, coasters, and other decor, or use them as fruit baskets and serving trays. We love this palm leaf tray from Will & Atlas for a natural beachy look. 

World Market Natural Bead Macrame Plant Hanger

World Market Natural Bead Macrame Plant Hanger

World Market

Give yourself back some valuable floor space with a macrame plant hanger. The light colors and wooden beads make this accessory well-suited for coastal design. Hang it in front of a bright window to display your plant prominently, and give it as much light as you can.

The Scented Market BEACH DAY Soy Wax Candle 16 oz

Close your eyes and you’ll be at the beach with this coconut-scented soy wax candle by The Scented Market. Not only does this candle smell like summer, but the glass jar and twine bow are giving a coastal feel too.

Dinyeo Glass Vase

The soft lines and rustic shape of this large glass jug vase give it a quintessential ocean-inspired look. While it may not contain a long-lost message or map to a pirate’s treasure, it is the perfect way to display a few branches, stems, or fresh-cut flowers. Grab it on Amazon in one of three different sizes.

Creative Co-Op Coastal Embossed Textured Stoneware Planter, Matte White

Display your favorite houseplants in style with this embossed stoneware planter. It’s available in two different sizes and has a drainage hole, which means it can be used both indoors and outdoors. The cream color, natural material, and organic texture make it the perfect addition to a coastal design.

Pottery Barn Terracotta Clam Decorative Bowl

This terracotta decorative bowl would be perfect as a fruit bowl or catch-all spot for keys and loose change in your entryway. The natural color and organic, beachy shape make this bowl an ideal choice for any ocean-inspired space. 

CONGUILIAO Round Mirror, 24 Inches

Round mirrors are classically beach-inspired since they resemble the portholes of a ship. Rather than go for the overdone rope-wrapped round mirror that is common in nautical design, we recommend choosing something a little more timeless and versatile like this blond wood mirror from Amazon. 

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