A Toast to the Coast

Channel the easy, breezy elegance of coastal chic with these relaxed showstoppers that work in the city and at the lake.

  • Tide Is High
    We are inspired by a recent visit to Maine and The Tides Beach Club, a glorious hostelry that personifies coastal élan. Kick back amid the stunning, trad-with-a-twist décor, and absorb the beachy bliss.
  • Raise the Lantern
    Hit the patio-o, daddy-o, in high-flying style with CB2’s arresting cube lantern in a high-gloss aqua epoxy finish. Lantern ($29.95), from CB2, 3045 Hennepin Ave. S., Mpls., 612-821-9303,
  • A Shore Thing
    Bring the beach into your bower with the wrought iron, 12-light Seaward chandelier from Currey & Company. Chandelier ($2,030), from Pomegranate Designs, 710 Commerce Dr., Woodbury, 651-738-4898,
  • Give Me Shelter
    There’s nothing like a glowing candle imbued with a heady scent to transform a room from nice to knockout. Shelter Island candle ($28), from Jonathan Adler, 1439 W. Lake St., Mpls., 612-353-5311,
  • Out of the Blue
    Every home needs a comfortable and tailored armchair where you can snuggle up with a good book. Pearson 334 chair ($3,024) and ottoman ($1,218), both available through Design Professionals, IMS, 612-339-7198,
  • Basket Case
    Stash your magazine and other sundries in this sublime jute basket from Bangladesh that is soft yet deliciously sturdy. Basket ($175), from The Foundry Home Goods, 125 N. 1st St., Mpls., 612-333-8484,
  • Fish Tales
    Transform a tired living room floor with the fabulous fishes hand-knotted Tibetan wool rug by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby for The Rug Company. Rug ($102 per square foot), from The Rug Company, 312-379-1700,
  • Bedtime Stories
    Relax in luxurious style courtesy of this bed in blackened oak by Ralph Lauren. Camargue bed ($10,650), from Francis King Ltd., IMS, 612-604-0033,
  • In the Navy
    Add sand-kissed chic to a foyer or den with the Sara Settee from Drexel Heritage upholstered in a jaunty blue-and-white pattern. Settee ($1,930), from Francis King Ltd., IMS, 612-604-0033,
  • From the Sea
    Refresh your vacation-ready sofa with a sunny throw pillow such as the cool-hued Topkapi Treat from Madcap Cottage with hand-applied trellis ribbon detail. Pillow ($250), from Victory, 3505 W. 44th St., Mpls., 612-926-8200,
  • Dine by Design
    Why settle for a tired dining room table when you can bring some weathered luxe to your home with the Luca dining table from Arhaus? Table ($1,799), from Arhaus, Galleria, 952-920-0463,
  • What a Gem
    While you embellish your home, don’t forget to bring island style into your wardrobe, too. Consider this elegant drop earring from Tory Burch for some instant pop. Earrings ($88), from Nordstrom, MOA, 952-883-2121,