Earlier this year, we asked three employees to help us out with one of our summer photo shoots. Each got to style the same mantel any way they wanted. The looks they came up with are unique and charming.
Which mantel most resembles your style? Recreate any of these looks or build your own coastal inspired mantel by shopping all our coastal products here.
Now it’s time to get to know the employees behind our Coastal Mantel photo shoot!
Spotlight On: Kayla, Marketing
Tell us a bit about what inspired this design. I love the color combo of blue and white. It’s very typical of coastal looks, but I also wanted to add pops of other colors. I’m always looking for creative ways to display my jewelry—our Floating Coral Shelves worked perfectly!
Describe your style in three words. Colorful, trendy, and preppy.
Where is your dream summer vacation spot? St. John—snorkeling, sun bathing, and sipping piña coladas!
What is one design tip you think everyone needs to know? Pile on the pillows! They’re an easy and affordable way to add texture and color to any room.
Spotlight On: Joe, Merchandising
Tell us a bit about what inspired this design. I recently bought a house on the water and I am excited to get back into sailing, hiking, and enjoying Nature. This mantel is inspired by the casual, natural lifestyle that I love.
Describe your style in three words. Eclectic, neo-tradtional, and clean.
Where is your dream summer vacation spot? I love the artistic town of Ubud in Bali. The beauty of the architecture and terraced rice fields, the intriguing sounds of the gamelan, the colorful temple dances, and the delicious food all add up to a gorgeous vacation.
What is one design tip you think everyone needs to know? Every room should have something unexpected.
Spotlight On: Stephanie, Design and Product Development
Tell us a bit about what inspired this design. I love the beach and this reminds me of the coast.
Describe your style in three words. Simple, casual, and playful.
Where is your dream summer vacation spot? Anywhere with white sand, crystal clear water, and scuba diving.
What is one design tip you think everyone needs to know? To not be afraid of design or get hung up on rules. Just have fun with styling. I love mixing materials and textures like I’ve done here with glass, bone, and wood.