Decorating With: Nautical Accents

Ahoy matey! Do you love the water? Fancy yourself an amateur sailor? Perhaps you adore the look of rich navy blue and crisp cream colors together. We gathered some of our favorite nautical themed home accents to make your abode feel freshened by the sea.
Ship Shape

Transform any room into a retreat by the sea by adding just a few accents to make the whole place feel like it was pulled straight out of a coastal scene. Decorating nautical is as easy as water, boats, and seaside charm. Knotwork, like the monkey fist knot, anchors and blue and white patterns make it easy for your to have seaside vacation right in your living room. Not sure where to begin? Start small: nautical themes are perfect for your bathroom. Remember, just like any thematic decorating, you can take this theme wherever you like, be it rustic, traditional, vintage or modern.

Sailor's Knot Doorstop
Portico Cablelock Braided Rug Coastal Anchor Pillow

Sea Lantern Night Light Port and Starboard

Just like the red and green lights on the bow of your boat, these clever lights guide the way down dark hallways or outside paths when the sun sets. Their versatile designs make them perfect for nautical inspired decorating. If you live in a historic home, these lamps would fit perfectly with your reproduction style. Choose from a petite Sea Lantern Night Light or its counterpart, the Sea Lantern Lamp or add interest to your ceilings with Gilded Copper Hanging Lantern.

Gilded Copper Hanging Lantern Sea Lantern Lamp

Smooth Sailing

Just because you want to decorate with nautical themes does not mean that you have to fill every nook with anchors and ships. Rather, you can add simple touches throughout your home to create the look you desire. Easily update any window with Navy TickingĀ  Stripe Curtains. Greet guests and keep floors or your porch tidy with Indoor & Outdoor Seashore Rug. Gaze at your reflection on the way out the door with Porthole Mirror, shaped just like a porthole on a seaworthy vessel.

Navy Ticking Stripe Curtains Swag
Indoor & Outdoor Seashore Rug Porthole Mirror

Rockland Breakers Print Come Sail Away

Nothing says nautical more than a stunning print featuring a regatta like the one seen in Rockland Breakers Print. Instantly enhance the wall space in any room with this Charles Wysocki reproduction. Compasses offer another simple way to make any home seaworthy. Navy Compass Indoor/Outdoor Rug can be used on a porch, bathroom floor or even in your kitchen. Inspire yourself and those around you with the sounds of the see by hanging Sailboat Bracket and Bell inside or outside.

Navy Compass Indoor and Outdoor Rug Sailboat Bracket and Bell

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