Nautical Details


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Whenever I go on vacation, I inevitably come back with some little tidbit of design that I want to share here. On a recent trip to the DR, I saw this simple but lovely detail in a hotel lobby. The nautical hardware and rope detail not only add whimsy but a functional element – keeping the back cushions of this bench from sagging.

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It all comes together in this overall shot, with the oversized seashell mural and textured chandelier.  It’s nautical, but in a fresh, cool way.  This image brings me right back to the bright blue waters of Cap Cana!

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