Lovely beach and coastal artworks will make your mantel look really inspired, and these pieces can be bought or DIYed – print out some pics from your last beach holiday and you will add a touch of holiday mood to the space. Put some blooming branches in buckets or some greenery in blue vases and bottles to refresh the look. Add some cute figurines reminding of the sea – a lobster claw, a seagull, a whale or a fish, these cuties never go out of style. Ship and boat models, some rope, candles, corals and even crazy shell and star fish wreaths – use your imagination! Look for some more pretty ideas below and start decorating yourself – it’s simple and very stylish!
Summer time is amazing, fresh, bright and always leaves lots of reminiscences. Decorate your mantel so that it would remind of relaxation, beaches and sunlight – everything we love so much about summers! There are so many ideas to do that, let’s take a look how to realize a lovely beach or coastal mantel!
Gather some star fish and shells on the beach, put them into jars with beach sand or bowls, make a garland or just place them onto the mantel decorating them with some colorful spray or leaving as they are. Spruce up your mantel with some touches of blue, turquoise, navy, aqua and seafoam shades here and there, these may be floats, bottles, jars, vases and candleholders, and they will easily make your mantel very beachy. Driftwood is eco-friendly decor, and you can not only place it on the mantel but also make some balls or even fish figurines of it.