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:: Hello Indigo! ::

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What’s Trending Wednesday

Blue and indigo hues in a coastal cottage living roomIndigo is a classic coastal home color. The rich, dark blue is the perfect compliment to the white palettes often used in coastal decor. It’s a bold and striking color that just feels so good to look at. The color is also very versatile. We often see indigo dyed pillows and accessories used in coastal design. These offer another treat to the eyes as they are interesting to look at and can show the range of indigo hues.

The color can also be used a solid color without the dye effect. It still offers that rich color that fills a space with ease. This staple color in coastal design is a great hue to add to your home’s palette if you’re wanting a classic coastal look.

Get inspired by these uses of indigo! From the wall art to the lovely dyed pillows, the design possibilities are endless and that what makes this color so interesting in coastal home decor.
Coastal bedroom with an indigo and white color palette Indigo pillows in a little nook with seating Indigo sea life inspired wall art

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:: Getting Coastal With Stripes ::

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Tuesday Tips

Coastal bedroom with a large striped rugIt’s time for you to try some stripes on for size! They’re calling your name and we think you’re ready to answer!

There are numerous ways to decorate with stripes. You can grab striped fabrics, accessories or even paint stripes like in the picture featured below. Stripes are fun and add a little extra eye candy to any space. They also break up the solid colors in the space which fights off repetition in the room.

The beauty of stripes is that they can be used in any space and in any home. No home is left behind when it comes to stripes! Check out how these designers decorated using stripes! Large stripe area rug and striped patterns in a coastal living room Stripes in a coastal living roome9616fb749d78916a7448ff50f4c4582

:: Geometric Patterns In Coastal Homes ::

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What’s Trending Wednesday

Coastal cottage with stripes and geometric patternsPatterns are a staple in coastal home decor. With many of the common patterns used in coastal homes, a new one has been showing up. The geometric pattern has been spotted offering a fun and unique way to add some character and style to a space.

Geometric patterns effortlessly make their way into coastal homes because of their playful style. They’re also a quick step away from the classic stripe patterns that often show up in nautical home and beach cottages. The two patterns can be used to play off of each other, but the geometric pattern can quickly steal the show.

With the eye catching style of geometric patterns, a little accent piece is all you need. It’s easy to add a fun pillow, throw or rug to add a pop of style to the space. With the sharp lines and repeating patterns our eyes are naturally drawn to the patterns. This creates a fun accent piece that can help carry the eyes through the room.

Get inspired by this fun and energetic pattern! The geometric lines and shapes will be a fun addition to the home and add a great focal point!
Coastal living room filled bathed in natural light Coastal living room with patterns and fiber textures Eclectic coastal living room with geometric patterns Modern coastal living room with geometric patterned pillows and rug

:: Go With Gingham In Your Home! ::

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Tuesday Tips

Coastal kitchen with gingham topped stoolsAre you getting enough summer? Are the sun filled beach days and warm nights enough? If not, you should try decorating with gingham! This pattern is the perfect summer pattern! When you see gingham you can help but think of a picnics and the great outdoors. This is why it should be in your home for summer! Get those instant outdoor picnic feels and enjoy your summer inside and outside your home!

Not sure what you should replace with your new found gingham print? Well the secret with gingham print/gingham check, and it’s bigger sibling parttern buffalo checks, is a little goes a long way. It’s easy to go overboard with gingham. So like some things, less is more. Keep that in mind and have fun decorating your way through summer!
Gingham print in a coastal dining room

:: Lay Down Those Stripes ::

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What’s Trending Wednesday

Striped chair in a coastal living roomStripes are a classic design element and pattern in coastal decor. These lovely lines are exactly what we like during the playful summer season. We’re talking striped rugs, striped pillows, striped blankets, striped curtains, striped towels, striped accessories and whatever else we can fit these colored lines on! They bring a fun look to any space and that’s why they are always welcomed into any home except maybe a Victorian Gothic style home.

They also bring effortless style points to anything they’re on. Don’t believe us? Here’s a simple test anyone can do and it only requires a little imagination. Imagine you have two tea towels, one is white and the other is white with three red stripes. Which one are you going to pick? Most of us will probably choose the red striped tea towel and we don’t blame you because we did too.

Embrace the steps and enjoy the stripes! We’ve gathered a couple great photos that feature stripes, so don’t forget to take notes and see how these designers are using their stripes! Striped chair in a coastal homeCoastal bedroom with a blue and white stripe rugCoastal bathroom with a stripe rug Cute kitchen with a stripe rug

:: Tuva-Luvs – Cheryl ::

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Thursday Tuva-Luvs

Our Thursday Tuva-Luv is from Cheryl! One of her store favorites is the lacefield bombay aqua pillow! Lacefield takes an artistic approach to lifestyle decor with perfectly eclectic printed textiles, decorative throw pillows and ready made drapery panels. The Lacefield look is always evolving, but stays true to approachable design with a balance of structure and imperfection; masculine and feminine; modern and vintage; comfort and sophistication. Come on into one of the stores or check out the lacefield bombay aqua pillow in our online store!

Want more store favorites? Find all of our Tuva-Luvs here!

:: Tuva-Luvs – Madison ::

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Thursday Tuva-Luvs

Tuvalu Home Tuva-LuvsA Tuva-Luv from Madison! The Surya Lola Pillow!This week our Tuva-Luv comes from Madison! One of her store favorite’s is the Surya Lola Pillow! This pillow is hand made out of 100% cotton with marvelous, hand-blocked prints divinely constructed in vibrant coloring. Contrast whip-stitching outlines a shabby-chic accent pillow patterned in faded stripes. This pillow embodies impeccable artistry while maintaining principles of affordability and durable design, making it the ideal accessory for your decor. Shop the Surya Lola Pillow online now!

Want more Tuva-Luvs? Then head over and get more of our store favorites on the Tuva-Luvs page!

:: Spotted! Dash & Albert Mali Indigo Rug ::

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Feature Friday

better-homes-dash-and-albert-mali-indigo-rug-tuvalu-homeWe spotted the dash & albert mali indigo indoor/outdoor rug in Better Homes and Gardens! Give your favorite space a dash of global glam with our all-new indoor/outdoor area rugs in an African-inspired geometric. Regular vacuuming and the occasional gentle shake should keep your rug in shipshape condition. Get a closer look online at the dash & albert mali indigo indoor/outdoor rug here!

:: Spotted! Velvet Applique Lacefield Pillow ::

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Feature Friday

Spotted velvet applique lacefield pillow hgtv tuvalu homeTuvalu Home is featured in HGTV Magazine! Our Velvet Applique Lacefield Pillow is featured in the September “Mega Makeover” issue and can be spotted in a beautiful master bedroom. Lacefield takes an artistic approach to lifestyle decor with perfectly eclectic printed textiles, decorative throw pillows and ready made drapery panels. If you want to pick up the Velvet Applique Lacefield Pillow you find it in store or shop for it online!

:: Tuva-Luvs – Allison ::

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Thursday Tuva-Luvs

Tuvalu Home Tuva-Luvstuva-luv-allison-bombay-pillow-tuvalu-homeThis week’s Tuva-Luv comes from Allison! One of her store favorites is the Lacefield Bombay Cobalt Pillow! Lacefield takes an artistic approach to lifestyle decor with perfectly eclectic printed textiles, decorative throw pillows and ready made drapery panels. Lacefield pillows are proudly made in the USA. This pillow is filled with 95% feather, 5% down insert. Get a closer look at the Lacefield Bombay Cobalt Pillow online here!