Look inside this completely remodeled 1946 beach cottage!

This welcoming 1946 beach cottage in Laguna Beach cottage was a complete "down to the studs" remodel. Refurbished items and antiques from the same time period were used in restoring the house. The care and attention to detail is apparent in every nook and cranny of the 950 square foot home.
The hard work paid off, and the result is a charming home that takes you on a journey back in time. The interior design of the home is traditional with plenty of coastal cottage flair. Inspiration from the nearby beach is displayed throughout the home including framed vintage swimsuits, a boat oar, and dried coral.
Advertisement
The Dutch door makes the perfect entry, and welcomes the cool sea breeze. The living room features vintage artwork above the mantle of a beach scene - essential artwork for any coastal cottage!
Another nod to the sea is an antique boat oar used as unique wall decor. Get creative when antique shopping and try to think of possible purchases in new ways, the possibilities are endless.
Framed vintage swimsuits make for playful artwork. If going for the same eclectic vintage look in your own home, remember that the color scheme does not need to be perfectly matching. The goal is to create a style that looks collected over a long period of time.
A hallway bookshelf is styled with books, antiques, and beach decor. The build-in cabinet creates much need storage without taking up too much square footage.
Dreamy soapstone counter tops were installed in the kitchen. White cabinets and white walls keep the space from feeling too cramped.
The built-in dining bench saves space. The breakfast nook is bright and lovely, a perfect place for brunch before hitting the waves.
 
The bedroom displays more ocean artwork. Bamboo roman shades are used as window treatments. Roman shades are a great alternative in a small room, where curtains might be too fussy.
Antique is perfectly placed in this corner of the bedroom. Bring nature and life into your home with an indoor tree like this fiddle leaf fig.
Advertisement
The master bathroom is classic and clean with marble flooring and counter top. 

Nestled in one of the lushest gardens we've ever seen, the beautiful Kvale Hytte Cottage is sparking some serious envy.
July 18   ·  
Advertisement
An adorable guest house.
July 16   ·  
Daniel Blagovich is a visual artist who decided to build himself a tiny home studio. He used only salvaged materials, but the end result is an absolute dream.
July 13   ·  
Floor space is a hot commodity in tiny houses, and nesting furniture is one of the original solutions to that problem. These awesome nesting designs can be all the furniture you need, and they'll take up way less than their fair share of floor space!
July 9   ·  
We all have thought of running away to live in the forest at some point, but actually making that a reality is an entirely different story. Let your imagination run wild, and picture yourself living in one of these cozy cottages deep in the woods.
July 3   ·  
This family's home on wheels is stunning and beautiful thanks to creativity, ingenuity and hard work.
July 17   ·  
 
Recommended
Advertisement