Make a splash

August 2021 View more

By Kelly Aiglon

High Tide
Coasters inspired by crashing waves, designed by Monika Strigel, are the perfect platform for a beachy cocktail. Society 6, $15

Dive In
Opening mail will go swimmingly with the luxe nautical touch of a brass seahorse letter opener. Jonathan Adler, $68

Reef Radiance
Shuck off traditional lighting in favor of a pendant adorned with hand-picked capiz shells. Arhaus, $700

Raw Beauty
Sea-level up your decor with artisan pieces cast by hand from actual clam shells.
Restoration Hardware, $175

Shell Out
Refresh any room’s vibe with a glazed ceramic abalone smudge dish from a Batavia indie store. River Peak Apothecary, $28

Scent Intent
A jasmine and sea salt reed diffuser is a great way to bring the seaside to the suburbs. Crate & Barrel, $28

Sea Accessory
The kaleidoscopic swirl of real abalone is walk-on-the-beach chic for any summer outfit. Kendra Scott, $130

Beach Ready
Barely-there sandals are made for walks down the shore—or to the neighborhood ice cream stand. Free People, $58