Starfish Napkin Rings

On a quick trip through Pottery Barn, Susan at Between Naps on the Porch found a set of napkin rings that featured a starfish on a metal ring wrapped with jute twine. Of course, Susan instantly thought, “I can make that!” She even had all the materials on hand. Susan used toilet paper rolls for […Read More]

Silver Starfish Bowl

Gail from Purple Hues and Me had been eyeing a starfish bowl from the Z Gallerie for some time, trying to figure out the best way to recreate it. Amanda at House Revivals got Gail going with her paper mache starfish tutorial. Gail crafted several starfish and then attached them together to form her own […Read More]

Surf Wall Art

Lorraine from South Meets Southwest loved the surf wall plaques from Pottery Barn Kids but knew she could recreate them for much less than their hefty price tags. How about $15 for all four instead of over $200? That’s exactly what Lorraine did using a board cut into panels and craft paint. Her plaques are […Read More]

Spray Painted Metallic Starfish and Shell

CBear from Fuzzy Sheep & The Chaos Twins tried her hand at making metallic sea creatures after seeing them in virtually every store and catalog. Seriously, why pay out the wazoo when you can just spray paint your own?!? I love how she hung the starfish in her bathroom above the adorable photo of her […Read More]

Sea-Life Inspired Mantel Décor

Jaime from Crafty, Scrappy, Happy was spurred on by her love for the nautical look to create these sea-life inspired pieces for her mantel. She was excited to use the sand dollars because her husband found them for her on a trip to Cancun. So sweet! These items are gorgeous and so much more meaningful […Read More]

Beach Wall Shadowboxes

Charlie from Attempting Aloha created these shadowboxes with various beach items reminiscent of their home in Hawaii. (Jealous? Yes, me too.) I am all about a home being about the people who live in it, so I love the fact that this decor has some sentimental meaning. Charlie’s original inspiration was from the Shell Shadowbox […Read More]