Showing posts from August, 2017

Life & Style Magazine

It was a wonderful surprise to be featured in the latest Queensland Life & Style Magazine. 
Written by Danni Morrison of Design by Danni, it is a lighthearted and fun article. 

Thanks Danni,
Until next time,
lover of the sea and all things coastal vintage
Sally x

Nautical Charm

Decorate your space with a little nautical charm!
For those who love boating, sailing or cruising on a luxury liner, adding a little nautical charm into your home can remind you of those wonderful memories of being out at sea. 
Hope you are inspired with these nautical style decor images.  Hang an anchor or two in the bar and decorate it with a nautical chart of the area you loved sailing to.  Frame a maritime flag or two with the first letters of your name. A lifering in a bedroom or living area looks great. Were you in the Navy? This old French laundry bag made into a cushion cover is a great nautical addition to the room. We have one left in stock. Click here: 
French Vintage A ship's wheel can certainly make a grand feature piece.  Bulk head lights look great in a living space or on either side of the front door. We stock a range similar that have come off old ship's. A model yacht makes another great feature piece.  Oars & portholes certainly make a statement inside or out. And f…

Coastal Bungalow Living

This beautiful home belongs to one of our clients Monique @coastaldrift and recently featured in Homes+ magazine. It is a lovely post-war weatherboard bungalow located on Sydney's Northern Beaches and has been renovated to restore the essence of a true beach house. Monique calls it 'La Casa Bianca' white cottage in the sky and the most consistent theme of the house is that is is white, white, white and her stunning cane furniture that she imports from Malawi. Monique has also incorporated some old pieces from Coastal Vintage to bring in a few memories of holidays by the sea. I love the old sailing yacht rope ladder that showcases on the wall in her living room and the lovely old ship's light on the shelf alongside one of her chairs.  An old world or maritime chart makes a great centrepiece above the office desk. We have a huge range of old charts from all around the world on our website. check them out here: Old Maritime Charts I love how Monique has left her bedroom s…

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