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:: Cozy Beach Cottage Kitchens ::

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What’s Trending Wednesday

Coastal beach house kitchen with a cozy feelWe’re loving the look and feel of these beach cottage kitchens! They’re open, airy and extremely inviting which makes the look perfect for this time of year!

A beach cottage kitchen brings the right amount of rustic charm while creating a cozy environment that always feels like home. Do you have to get creative with counter space at times? Sure, but nothing a little planning and proper execution can’t handle. Imagine yourself breezing around the kitchen whipping up a tasty snack or a delicious dessert.

Do yourself a favor and check out some of these lovely kitchens we’ve found! We wouldn’t mind owning one of these kitchens, would you?
Rustic inspired cottage kitchenBeach cottage kitchen with a country feel Beach cottage kitchen with weathered wood features

:: Coastal Home Decor Pins #28 ::

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Monday Pins

Coastal cottage living room with patriotic decorThis week our Monday pins post goes American in honor of the Fourth of July. We have five American, coastal decor inspired pins for your Pinterest boards! We want to get you excited as we gear up for a 4th of July weekend! That means red, white and blue all over with a healthy dose of American flags hung throughout the spaces. So get those pin buttons ready, ladies and gentlemen, because it’s time to hit the boards! Have a good week and enjoy your Fourth of July Weekend!

Head on over to the Tuvalu Home Pinterest page for more coastal home decor and inspiration!
Coastal dining area with an American flag hanging as wall art Red white and blue backdrop for coastal coral decor Rustic cottage hallway with an American flag on the wall and cow skin rugCostal kids room with a large American flagon the wall

:: Coastal Home Decor Pins #27 ::

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Monday Pins

Beautiful coastal home bar perfect for entertaining and drinksIt’s Monday and we have your coastal home decor pins! Get those pin buttons ready because we have five fresh photos for your coastal home decor Pinterest boards. Get inspired, get lost and get to sharing! Have a good week and don’t forget the sun screen! Happy Monday!

Want more coastal inspired decor, style and ideas? Head to the Tuvalu Home Pinterest!
Coastal cottage dining space Coastal entryway decorated with shell accessories Coastal living room with the most stunning view of the ocean Modern coastal family room

:: Tuva-Luvs – Catherine ::

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Thursday Tuva-Luvs

This week our Tuva-Luv comes from Catherine! One of her store favorites is the 365 gathered thoughts box! This quote box has 365 days worth of inspired words from the wise throughout history regarding love, life, and happiness. The box of quotes makes a perfect coffee table adornment or the perfect gift for someone you love! It instantly creates interest and keeps them coming back with thoughtful words and quotes for all. Get the 365 gathered thoughts box for your home today!

Find all the Tuva-Luvs and more when you check out the Tuva-Luv Page!

:: Coastal Home Monday Pins #19 ::

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Monday Pins

Coastal outdoor backyard space It’s Monday and that means it’s time for pins! We’ve got five, pin-worthy photos ready for your coastal home Pinterest boards. So what are you waiting for? Get to pinning, ladies and gentlemen! Have a good week and happy Monday to all!

Find more coastal home inspired decor, ideas and pins on the Tuvalu Home Pinterest!
Eclectic lighting option in a coastal home with a modern flare Entrance to a coastal cottage Ocean inspired table lamp filled with sea shells Turquoise inspired Coastal beach cottage

:: Decorate With Natural Tones ::

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Tuesday Tips

Dining room decorated with warm, natural tonesHave you enter a space and instantly felt comfortable? Felt at home? Do you ever wonder how a designer does that? Well, to be honest, there’s not just one single way to accomplish that feeling. There are actually many different ways. But let’s narrow down and focus in on one way you can accomplish this feeling in your home. If you haven’t guessed by the title of this post, “Decorate With Natural Tones”, then boy do we have surprise for you!

That’s right! Use natural tones to create a feeling of warm and cozy comfort. Warm tones create a sense of peace and familiarity. They welcome you with open arms and bring joy. Think about golden hour and how the sunset creates a tone of magical light. On the other side, blue tones are regarded as cold and sometimes lifeless. Think sterile, crime show morgue and you can feel how cold and empty the space is. These quick examples show how powerful tones can be in design. They can hit you subconsciously and transform your mood without you even realizing.

Once you realize that the tones throughout your home play a very powerful role, you can use them to decorate. Natural and neutral tones can help create a relaxed feeling and look in the home. It puts you at ease and is easy on the eyes, unlike a bright and colorful home that can bombard your visual sense (no offense to overly colorful homes, we applaud your bold decor). That’s not to say that colors don’t play a role because they can certain play a part in the show. Just apply subtly throughout and use the idea of less is more.

If you want a quick and easy visual reference to what we are talking about, look no further. We’ve grabbed a couple beautifully designed spaces that use natural and neutral tones that evoke the warm sense of welcome. Take a look, catch a feel and let it help transform your design abilities.
Natural tone decorated on a cozy day bed Natural tones in the bathroom

:: Coastal Home Monday Pins #14 ::

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Monday Pins

Beautiful coastal cottage living room drench in natural light and neutral tonesIt’s time for your Monday Coastal Home pins! We’ve got five fresh pins ready for your coastal Pinterest boards. We’re talking cottage looks and beach house feels. Pin ’em and share ’em, ladies and gentlemen! And don’t forget to have a good week!

Find more coastal home decor and inspiration on the Tuvalu Home Pinterest!
Classic East Hampton Summer In The Kitchen Coastal living room with beach cottage style and decor Open coastal living room space with pops of blue and turquoise Simple and clean design in a coastal home

:: Coastal Home Monday Pins #12 ::

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Monday Pins

Beach house painted with a fun stripe patternIt’s another start to a another beautiful week! Well, we’re hoping it turns into a beautiful week. We wouldn’t mind having that rain clear up because we’ve had enough of it here in Southern California. For that reason, we’ve gathered bright and sunny photos for this week’s Monday Pin’s post to get us in the mood for warmer, dryer days. And in case we’re still stuck inside, then you can at least pins these photos while we dream of warmer, dryer days. Here’s to hoping the sun comes out and we can enjoy being outside again! Pin ’em and share ’em ladies and gentlemen! Have a good week! Stay safe!

Looking for more coastal home decor pins? Come get inspired on the Tuvalu Home Pinterest!
Coastal home books stacked on side tables Coastal, boho inspired entryway Cozy coastal cottage living room Rustic beach inspired decor

:: Coastal Home Monday Pins #11 ::

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Monday Pins

Beautiful coastal living room that opens up straight to the beachIt’s Monday and that means coastal home decor pins. We have five completely coastal and ‘pin-able’ pins for your Pinterest boards because we’d feel horrible letting you down. Now that we’ve held up our end of the deal, it’s time to pin ’em and share ’em! Hit those boards and let the sharing begin!

Find more coastal home decor pins and inspiration on Tuvalu Home’s Pinterest Boards!
Coastal bunk beds in the kids room Coastal details decorated with monochromatic tones Nautical decor in the living room Open, flowing concept in a coastal home

:: Rustic Wooden Ladders ::

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What’s Trending Wednesday

Bright coastal living room with plenty of ocean inspired decorA wooden ladder is a great design piece and an easy way to add rustic decor to your home. They’re extremely versatile and bring a great deal of eye pleasing interest to any space. How does a wooden ladder do this? By taking advantage of the vertical space.

They fill the room and give your eye something to follow through the space. This is as easy as leaning the wooden ladder up against the wall. Now if you want to take it a step further, you can add another layer of decor to continue building dynamic design. Decorate the ladder with throws or even hang art from them, the options can be as creative as you are (or, realistically, what you find on Pinterest). If you’re handy enough you can even convert a wooden ladder into a makeshift shelf. Just be careful what you choose to display, we can’t imagine those will be the sturdiest of shelves!

Take a look at what these designers have done and how they have decorated these spaces with wooden ladders. Plus let’s not forget, they’re a great excuse to go antique hunting. Oops, did we just plant that seed into your mind? Happy hunting!
Coastal home with a natural and white decor style Rustic beach house with plenty of eclectic decor