Posted on by Urvi Agrawal

The soothing sound of waves gently crashing against the shore of the iconic Malibu Beach in California, where the golden sands stretch as far as the eye can see and the Pacific Ocean sparkles under the warm California sun. The gentle breeze carries the scent of saltwater and sunscreen, the warmth from the sun kissing your skin, while the sound of laughter and waves creates a symphony of summer bliss. As you stroll along the shoreline, you come across the perfect spot for a seaside picnic with your family. 

A cozy blanket spread out on the sand, framed by towering palm trees swaying in the breeze. Your picnic basket overflows with delicious treats – freshly sliced watermelon, juicy strawberries, and gourmet sandwiches packed with all your favorite fillings. But what truly sets the scene apart is the tiny details of your perfect beach picnic as the beach and coastal-inspired throw pillow covers scattered around your picnic mat. As you settle onto the blanket, surrounded by loved ones and the sights and sounds of nature, you can't help but feel a sense of peace over you. The soft cushions beneath you provide a comfortable spot to relax and unwind, while the coastal-inspired designs transport you to a place of pure bliss.

With each bite of juicy watermelon and laughter-filled conversation, you're reminded of the simple joys of life by the sea. The worldly concerns dissipate, giving way to contentment and gratitude for such precious moments. As the sun begins to set, painting the sky in hues of pink and gold, you take a moment to savor the beauty of the moment. And as you gather up your picnic supplies and bid farewell to Malibu Beach, you carry with you the memories of a perfect day spent in the company of loved ones, surrounded by the beauty of the coast. The scene is straight out of a postcard, isn’t it?

But what if I told you that you could bring the essence of a coastal retreat straight into your home?

Welcome to your beach house, where every corner radiates the laid-back charm of seaside living. As you step into this coastal haven, you're greeted by the light and airy ambiance reminiscent of a sunny day by the shore. And the secret to achieving this tranquil atmosphere lies in the details. Well, it’s always been the little things that matter, from the flowers you pick for your vase to how you style your pillow covers, your stylish summer haven is just a few tweaks away!

Gone are the days of mundane home decor. It's time to refresh your living space with the coastal charm that instantly transports you to your favorite beach destination. With a curated selection of coastal pillow covers, you can effortlessly transform any room into a serene oasis that captures the essence of beachside living.

The beauty of coastal decor lies not only in its aesthetic appeal but also in its ability to evoke a sense of tranquility and relaxation. As you sink into the soft embrace of your coastal-inspired home decor, you can't help but feel the clam and welcoming warmth of a beach.

So, why wait, let’s sail on the journey of refreshing your home into the ultimate beach retreat.

  1. Begin your restyling journey by selecting a color palette inspired by the sea and sky:

When you imagine the perfect beach house decor, it's essential to draw inspiration from the breathtaking natural beauty of coastal landscapes. By embracing the serene colors of the ocean and sky, you set the foundation for a truly inviting atmosphere within your home.

Picture yourself standing on the shoreline, gazing out at the expansive horizon where the ocean meets the sky. The calming blues of the water, ranging from the deep indigo of the depths to the soft azure of the shallows, evoke a sense of tranquility and peace. These hues symbolize the vastness and depth of the sea, imparting a feeling of endless possibility and exploration.

As the waves crash against the shore, you're captivated by the refreshing aqua tones dancing upon the surface. These vibrant shades, reminiscent of frothy sea foam and sun-drenched surf, infuse your space with energy and vitality. They bring a sense of movement and life to your decor, mirroring the ever-changing nature of the ocean itself.

But it's not just the water that inspires your beach house palette – it's also the warm sandy beige hues of sun-kissed shores completing the picture. Imagine sinking your toes into soft, golden sands as the sun bathes everything in a warm, golden glow. Together, these colors encapsulate the essence of beachside living – from the tranquility of the ocean to the vibrancy of the surf and the warmth of the sun. By incorporating them into your decor palette, you create a harmonious and inviting atmosphere that reflects the scintillating beauty of the coast.

Royal Blue Art Silk / Faux Silk Fabric By The Yard   Light Aqua Blue Art Silk / Faux Silk Fabric By The Yard


2. Incorporate natural materials:

Incorporating natural materials into your beach house decor is a simple yet effective way to bring the outdoors inside, creating a seamless connection to the coastal environment. Introducing elements such as jute, rattan, and driftwood, you infuse your space with texture, warmth, and a sense of organic beauty. The tactile appeal of jute rug with its soft fibers provides an earthy foundation reminiscent of walking barefoot on a sandy shore. Incorporating rattan furniture and accessories adds a touch of coastal elegance to your home. The woven texture of rattan brings a casual yet sophisticated vibe to your space, while its lightweight and durable nature makes it perfect for coastal living. And then there's driftwood – nature's artwork. Incorporating driftwood accents into your decor adds a touch of coastal whimsy and character. Whether used as a decorative sculpture or as part of a tabletop vignette, driftwood brings a sense of beachcomber chic to your space.

3. Add some charm with coastal-inspired pillow covers:

Delving into the intricate details of your beach house decor is where the magic truly happens, and coastal pillow covers serve as the perfect canvas to express your seaside style. Elevating your space with these carefully curated accents not only adds personality but also infuses your home with the whimsical charm of the shoreline. These pillow covers aren't just decorative accents – they are conversation starters. The intricate details of seashells, starfish, and sailboats draw the eye and spark curiosity, inviting guests to admire the coastal charm woven into every thread. Whether arranged artfully on your sofa or scattered casually across your bed, these pillow covers serve as focal points that capture the essence of beachside living.

Ocean Themed Pillow Covers

Sea Creature Themed Pillow Collection

Sea Creature Themed Navy Pillow Collection

Gold Leather Applique Embroidery Pillows

Lazy Snail Pillow Cover

Turquoise Touchstones Lumbar Pillow Cover     Ombre Teal Lumbar Pillow Cover

Silk Blue Rectangular Decorative Pillow Cover Fish Tales   Swathe Ice Lumbar Pillow Cover

Quartz Center Teal Lumbar Pillow Cover    Chevron Ocean Lumbar Pillow Cover

4. Complete the look by mastering the art of layering your pillow cover in your bedroom & living room:

Layering coastal-inspired pillow covers in your living room and bedroom is a creative and effective way to infuse your space with the relaxed charm of beachside living. Here's how to expertly layer these decorative accents in each room:

  • Layering pillow covers in the living room:

Begin by selecting a few large pillows in solid colors or subtle patterns to serve as the foundation for your pillow arrangement. Opt for shades of blue, aqua, or sandy beige to complement your coastal theme. Now, layer smaller coastal-inspired pillow covers featuring seashells, starfish, and sailboats on top of your foundation pillows. Mix and match different designs and textures to create visual interest and evoke the playful charm of the seaside. Experiment with pillows of varied sizes to create a dynamic and visually appealing arrangement. Place the large pillows at the back and the smaller ones in front to add depth and dimension to your sofa or armchair. While layering is the key, be mindful not to overcrowd your sofa or armchair with too many pillows. Aim for a balanced look that feels inviting and comfortable without overwhelming the space.


  • Layering pillow cover in the bedroom:

Begin by layering your bed with large pillows, such as euro shams or standard pillows, placed against the headboard. These provide a comfortable backdrop for your decorative pillows. Incorporate coastal-inspired pillow covers with different patterns and textures, such as stripes, geometric designs, and embroidered motifs. Mixing and matching adds visual interest and enhances the beachy aesthetic of your bedroom. Place one or two statement pillows featuring bold coastal motifs, like seashells or coral, in the center of your pillow arrangement. These pillows draw the eye and serve as a focal point for the room. Add depth to your pillow arrangement by layering lumbar or bolster pillows in front of your large pillows. These smaller pillows can feature complementary colors or textures to tie the look together. Complete the layered look by adding a few accent pillows in coordinating colors or patterns. But it's the little details that truly elevate your space, infusing it with the whimsical charm of the shoreline. Coastal-inspired pillow covers become not just decorative accents but storytellers, weaving tales of seashells, starfish, and sailboats into the fabric of your home. As you master the art of layering these pillows in your living room and bedroom, you create inviting spaces that beckon you to relax and unwind, mirroring the laid-back atmosphere of your favorite beach destination.

5. The finishing touches:

Enhance your coastal-inspired home decor with meticulously selected accessories and accents, crafting the perfect finishing touch that exudes seaside charm and elegance. Start by adorning your walls with nautical wall art featuring framed prints of sailboats, lighthouses, or serene seascapes to add the charm of a coast. Next, showcase your beachcombing treasures by displaying collections of seashells in clear glass jars or bowls, adding a touch of natural beauty and nostalgia to your space. You can also introduce rope accents into your decor for a touch of nautical flair, from knotted rope curtain tiebacks to decorative rope ladders. Pair these with coastal candles in ocean-inspired scents like sea salt or driftwood, creating a soothing ambiance that evokes memories of seaside escapes. For a whimsical touch, consider incorporating maritime accents like vintage compasses, ship wheels, or decorative life preservers. These statement pieces add a sense of adventure and seafaring charm to your decor, while coastal plants like palm trees or succulents bring a fresh and vibrant element to your space. Anchor your room with a nautical rug featuring classic patterns like stripes or anchors, tying the entire coastal theme together. With these carefully chosen coastal-inspired home decor items, you can create a cohesive and inviting atmosphere that transports you to your favorite seaside retreat with every glance.

As you take the final steps in transforming your living space into a coastal haven, remember that the true beauty lies not just in the decor, but in the moments, it fosters. May your home become a sanctuary where laughter echoes like the waves and cherished memories are created with your loved ones and where every corner exudes the serene charm of beachside living.

So, as you bid farewell to the ordinary and embrace the coastal allure, may your home be more than just a reflection of your style – may it be a source of joy, relaxation, and endless inspiration, bringing you closer to the tranquility of the ocean with every passing day.