Folk art is a perfect way to add color and personality to a cottage, and this playful little wooden crab sign would definitely be a fun addition.
For sweet dreams of sailing the ocean blue, a set of natural cotton, hand screen printed nautical pillow covers.
This charming set of dessert plates will have everyone at the dinner table in a jaunty seafaring mood in no time.
The top of this sweet vintage lighthouse comes off so that a candle can be placed inside — perfect for adding a little seaside ambiance to an evening.
Add a sweet personal note to your seaside home with this great "You Anchor Me" print, designed to fit perfectly into Ikea Ribba frames.
The special weave of this Swedish linen table runner means it doesn't need ironing — perfect for easygoing seaside living. The classic stripe would make even the most random collection of dishware look great too.
These vintage restaurant china bowls would be perfect for a delicious chowder supper — or a quick cereal breakfast before heading out for a morning on the beach.
This early ship's chest not only has great vintage style, but it's useful too — wool blankets or paperback novels could be stored inside, while the top would be a great spot to display a tray of interesting shells from walks on the beach.
This sailor and captain mug by Jonathan Adler would be perfect for coffee on a chilly morning, watching the mist over the sea.
Antique industrial style works really well with cottage style. A vintage wire basket like this one would look great storing everything from a stack of tea towels to a collection of old paperbacks.
The beautiful color and intriguing imperfections of these recycled and hand-blown Moroccan juice glasses remind me of sea glass.
Love this compass signet ring by Aaron Ruff of Digby & Iona — it even comes with a stick of red sealing wax to add a nautical touch to your holiday correspondence!
This Maritime tray set is just the thing for carrying afternoon snacks down to the beach. Available as a set of three, the trays form an entire ship when put together.
When the weather turns gusty and the waves are high, it's time to light the hurricane lantern and play games — such as a round of cribbage. This one, made from reclaimed ash trees and recycled metal pegs, is a particularly nice looking version.
Call everyone in from the beach for supper with this solid cast brass vintage ship's bell, complete with brass clapper and original rope pull.
A sweet little vintage ship in a glass bottle — perfect for adding charm to a tiny seaside cottage without taking up a lot of space. This would make a great hostess gift too.
Add a touch of nostalgia to your summer space with a pretty Irish linen cushion, printed with a 19th century seaweed illustration.