Today is officially the first day of summer, and, for many of us, that means counting down the days, hours and minutes until that greatest of summer traditions…vacation! So in honor of the longest day of the year and those upcoming getaways to the beach, here are our top 5 picks for starfish-themed home decor.
The Lettered Cottage
Etsy Seller: Beyond Jordan Studio
Hands down one of my favorite episodes. (Missed it? Click here for my full episode of Modern Urban Beach: Secrets From a Stylist.) Many of reasons why. First of all, you all didn’t know this, but i am friends with these folks. (They auditioned and got on without any word from me, by the way.) She was 9 months pregos, and I felt so bad for her, because she was tired. Not exactly great timing. And it proved to be extra not great timing by the end of the week. That’s right, she had the baby before we finished shooting the episode. Whoops. They felt so sorry, and i was like, ‘SHUT UP! YOU ARE HAVING A BABY, AND THIS IS THE BEST THING THAT HAS EVER HAPPENED TO ANY OF US’. I was sooo excited for them. Long story short, i designed their new house, they had a baby and it all ended perfectly.
Their combined style is ‘Modern Urban Beach’ and their house (that used to be a guest house) looked a little something like this before:
The Before: Well, at least I have a fairly clean slate!
But then i came along, and now it looks like this:
The Big Reveal