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In British Colonial design, a lot of times they had a Caribbean or beach themed influence in their decorating. In this living room, they have wicker chairs, but the light wood is a beach influence. Also, the colors, plants and art is from a Caribbean influence.
The Sunshine Beach House: Barclay Butera Design
Designer Tips: "Design is like fashion. Every home, like every woman's wardrobe, benefits from a little black dress. In my family room, the oyster-colored Belgian linen sofa, along with the raffia on the ceiling and the sea grass rugs on the floor, work like the little black dress - they are a versatile starting point for building a fashion statement. They create a neutral palette that allows me to accessorize with a mix of patterns on the throw pillows... " - Barclay Butera
Plantation Living Room Decorating Ideas | Coastal, breezy, plantation, West Indies - Part 2
Perfect living room for a beach house.
Love the beams and the low slope grade of the cathedral ceiling. A lot of vaulted spaces become too tall, creating a drafty vulnerable feeling space that no one really wants to sit in.
Design Chic: In Good Taste: Geoff Chick and Associates. Look at this cute house. would love my sewing craft room at the top floor.
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"I fell in love at the seaside... I handled my charm with time and sleight of hand" -'Seaside, The Kooks
coral ikat, patterned sofa, island style, quadrille fabric, ikat fabric
Gorgeous living room looking at the sea! Aline