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Coastal Summer Mantel Styling + 11 Ideas for Your Coastal Style Decorating

Our wall mantel is the first place to get hit with summer decor. And this year it’s all about the coastal summer mantel. Plus 11 Ideas for your own coastal style decorating!


June is the month in which summer officially starts. It gets hot, kids are out of school and the days seem more relaxed. What do I do when June comes? Decorate. Go figure. Today I’m sharing my coastal summer mantel!

Our wall mantel is the first place to get hit with summer decor. And this year it's all about the coastal summer mantel. Plus 11 Ideas for your own coastal style decorating!

Our Coastal Summer Mantel

coastal summer mantel

coastal summer living room

Our wall mantel is the first place to get hit with summer decor. And this year it’s all about the coastal summer mantel. I used mostly elements from last year’s mantel – faux plants, scrap wood sailboats and a light house style lantern.

scrap wood sailboats

I added the little painted canvas from Homesense, a straw hat from the dollar store as well as drift wood, a fisherman’s knot and starfish from Michaels.

star fish and fisherman's knot

drift wood

And of course Oliver is still presiding over the living room from his perch on the wall.

Oliver the stag head

11 Ideas for Summer Coastal Style Decor

If you want to decorate with coastal style this summer, here are eleven elements and ideas for you to implement:

  1. seashells
  2. starfish
  3. fishing net
  4. sailboats
  5. lanterns
  6. spiky plants
  7. coral
  8. straw hats
  9. beach art
  10. rope
  11. rope knots

coastal summer living room

Have you decorated for summer? Are your kids out of school yet? What are your summer plans?

xo,
Shannon

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Comments

  1. Lanita Anderson says

    Love, Love your summer/coastal mantel!! I’m visiting via Stone Gable and the Scoop…and love your decorating style!

    Blessings,
    Lanita

  2. Lolly Jane says

    Such a pretty space, Shannon- those scrap wood sail boats are just the cutest. Love it so much we shared at our link party today, yay! Happy weekend! XO

    • Shannon says

      Thank you so much for sharing the little boats! I literally made them to fill a space on last year’s summer mantel.

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