Lately I've been noticing a lot of sea-inspired accessories out there. These pieces have just a hint of glamour to them, don't you think? I'm thinking the key is to incorporate a few pieces throughout the home or showcase one magnificent focal piece.
Toss some starfish/shells in a tall glass vase. Display a beautiful piece of coral or driftwood on the mantle or entryway table. Scatter beach glass in a pretty bowl. Or hang a capiz chandelier or mirror. This way the sea cottage look won't hit people in the face when they walk into the home.
Some of my favorites of the moment: