With the temperatures climbing up and up the scales, there’s no denying that summer is totally upon us. While most of us daydream of spending their days near the water, either soaking up the sun or lounging lazily in the sticky salt air, a lot are stuck with the daily routine of getting up, battling with the Manila traffic, and sitting in front of their work computers. However, this doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t get to enjoy the summer vibe all around you. With just a few tweaks, you can totally turn your bedroom into a beach house inspired space!
To get you started, here are some photos we’ve gathered around the web to inspire you.
The city location did not stop this room from getting a beach vibe as they’ve painted a wall with a beach mural. Talk about bringing the outside in, right?
This one isn’t exactly a beach house, but with the use of light, fresh, colors, they’ve turned the space into something airy and relaxing. A nice place of hues can totally set the mood for your room, so make sure to use it wisely!
Can we just say that we love how they used the fishing net as a decor in this room?
Nautical, yet elegant. If you want a formal beach home, making use of brass emblems could be the best solution for you.
Found items with distressed wood create a very laid back design for this space.
The unique use of rope in this home creates excellent visual interest and conversation point.
What is a beach house without a hammock?
To cap it off, here are also five top tips how you can create a beach inspired bedroom for the summer:
1. Ditch the heavy drapes and opt for lighter curtains.
2. Open up and let the natural light in.
3. Stick with lighter colors, mostly those that will remind you of the sea, sand, and sky.
4. Use found items as decor. Sea shells, dried star fishes, and distressed wood are just a few examples that could really get the beach vibe going inside your home.
5. Use well known beach staples as decor. Floaters, anchors, ropes, rattan, compasses, hammocks, and boats are just some of the most popular emblems that you can enjoy using and adorning your home with.
With a quality Salem bed, your beach inspired bedroom can surely create a relaxing summer, even if you’re stuck in the city and can’t spend your days by the shore.