Beach Pretty House Tours-Glass Mansion on Key Biscayne in Miami

This contemporary glass mansion overlooks Biscayne bay in Miami. The designer is Columbian-Ecadurion filmmaker Alejandro Landes. This incredible beach house has eight-bedrooms, seven-bathrooms, a guest house, wine cellar, and a 72-foot pool, close to Coconut Grove an upscale, artsy neighborhood with relaxed sidewalk cafes and chic shops. The most beautiful beaches in Miami, are on Key Biscayne, miles of white sand beaches, aqua-turquoise water line both sides of the key, the bay is dotted with luxury yachts, sail boats, jet ski’s, paddle boards, and kids playing in the warm tropical water. So beach pretty!

Beach Pretty Real Estate-6080 Old Ocean Boulevard, Ocean Ridge, FL

Completely remodeled four story ocean estate. 11,135 total sqft of living space including 6 bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms, wine cellar, custom movie theater, formal dining room, wet bar, four fireplaces and elevator. Main floor living areas open onto private pool with sunbed, waterfall, and a summer kitchen. Gourmet chef's kitchen with top of the line appliances. Newly remodeled bathrooms and bar room. New roof, windows, and doors. Custom millwork and hardwood flooring throughout. Master bedroom includes sitting area w/ fireplace, soaking tub, and walk-in closet. Elevator access to rooftop with... more

Beach Pretty House Tours-Palm Beach Estate Picked for Country Singer's Video

A five-bedroom Ocean Ridge home that served as the backdrop for country music artist Jenny Tolman’s music video “Something to Complain About." The 13,500-square-foot home boasts white oak wood and limestone tile floors, a smart home system, and a chef’s kitchen that featured heavily in the music video. The interior opens up to the ocean and an outdoor space with a heated pool, spa, summer kitchen, and cabana bathroom. Ocean Ridge Florida is the hidden emerald of the Gold Coast—just a short drive to downtown excitement, south to Delray Beach or north to West Palm Beach...so beach pretty!

Beach Pretty Real Estate-North Carolina Dream Beach House for Sale

Paradise on the ICW where the living is easy. Atlanta Architect, JohnTee and the owners designed a dream home in the gated community of Ocean Harbour Estates. A one of a kind antique hand carved doorwelcomes you in to reveal unparalleled views of the intracoastal waterway, your personal boat dock, Bird Island Sanctuary and the Atlantic Ocean. The 2-story living room, dining room, chef's kitchen and gathering room create a spacious entertainment area. An intimate dinner can also be enjoyed in the sun filled breakfast nook. Oak floors, hickory cabinets, built in glass door display shelves, and transom windows highlight the detail throughout the home. The divine 1st floor master suite has wall to wall windows to capture sunsets and sunrises at this unique property.

Beach Pretty Recipes-Brazilian Steak Kabobs

The Brazilian Steak Kabobs recipe is from Jen, from the blog Carlsbad Cravings and she  wanted to create a melt-in-your-mouth tender, juicy steak kabob infused with the same magical vibrant flavors as a Rodízio.   A steak kabob that will transport you to the melting pot of Brazil with its dynamic layers of flavor influenced by Europeans, Africans and native Brazilians.  Enter these Brazilian Steak Kabobs.  Mission accomplished....so delicious!  I would pair with cous cous, five bean salad, and a green salad. ..and bottle of your favorite bottle of wine...cabernet would pair nicely....Yum!!!

Beach Pretty House Tours-A Coastal Retreat in Jamestown, Rhode Island

I am seriously gushing over this Coastal Retreat in Jamestown,  Rhode Island. As you arrive, the house sits far down a winding driveway, sea grass that lines the driveway, is swaying in the beautiful ocean breeze.  This house is designed by DiMauro Architects, has every lovely detail a coastal retreat requires to be a restful sanctuary.  My favorite details in a beach house are windows with pretty details, a lovely nook with the sun shining on me, where I can spend an hour reading, an open kitchen with so much natural light shining in  and the  who doesn't want an amazing stone fireplace to cook pizza? ... A beautiful and a definite luxurious splurge, but my favorite place  in this beach house is in the backyard,  the terrace sits high above the water, I would sit out there with a refreshing cocktail, a seabreeze would be perfect, I would day dream  while I watched the the white sailboats dance in wind.   This backyard is simply stunning, every detail from the grey slate terrace, the outdoor bar, beautiful pool, rambling stone walls showcasing the vivid colorful and glorious wild flowers, which was designed by landscape designer, Atlantic Lawn and Garden.  The amazing photographs were captured by Warren Jagger.

Beach Pretty House Style-30 Gracious Cottage Bedrooms

Cottage-style bedrooms remind me of a beautiful piece of poetry, a mix of vintage, flea-market and new pieces-that blend together like a lovely written prose. .  Mix and match textures, patterns, and colors in a cottage bedrooms.  A key in decorating the cottage bedroom is contrast, try to avoid overdosing in one particular style of fabric..Dress the bed with with crisp white sheets, and add pops of color to the room with a bright quilt, layer the bedding with floral, striped, solids and gingham pillows. Furnish the bedroom with new pieces,  antiques and flea market finds. And the final touch, add a vase of your favorite flowers on the side table....so Beach Pretty!


Beach Pretty House Tours-A Gracious Shingle-Style Beach house

Donna Elle, ASID Allied Member, is an award-winning interior designer who specializes in renovations, new construction, and resort services. Based in her home of Nantucket and Barnstable Village, Donna has completed projects on her home island as well as Cape Cod, Greater Boston, and Florida and her work has been featured in Boston Home & Garden, Cape Cod & Islands Home, and Nantucket Today.

Beach Pretty House Style-Crushing On Joyce Pickens LA Living Room

JDP Interiors is a full service interior design firm focusing on providing our clients with beautiful spaces that seamlessly blend new and old world design aesthetics. Our goal is to create a bold but timeless space with sophisticated design pallet rich in texture. We gravitate towards simplistic, earth toned colors coupled with well crafted furniture and one of a kind vintage pieces. Our work can be seen in publications such as the LA Times, Elle Decor, Domino, My Domaine and many more.

Beach Pretty Travel-Lake Rosseau and Lake Muskoka in Canada

Lake Rosseau and Lake Muskoka is located in Ontario, Canada. This area is a playground for celebrities that want to get away from it all. Gorgeous Lake houses and grand boat house line the shores. There are plenty of cottages to rent for a week away with the family, or stay at one of the luxurious resorts that offer magnificent views of the lake. There is plenty today on the lake, vineyards to visit, horseback riding and so much more. A beach pretty vacation spot!

Beach Pretty House Tours: You All Will Be In Love With This Lake House

My passion is all things Beach Pretty...and this is the creme la creme to me. Most houses I blog about meet my criteria of light, airy, not too coastal, not too cluttered or too fancy..so if you ever wondered what my ideal house would be..this is definitely one of them. This house was designed by Muskosa Living, who really understand my vision of beach house design, they create beautiful homes that celebrate the elegance of casual coastal-inspired living.

Beach Pretty House Tours-Swooning Over This Lake Rosseau Beach Cottage

We found another dreamy beach cottage to share with you all.  This beach cottage is actually a two-bedroom boat house on Lake Rosseau, the main house is up the hill.  I would be perfectly content if this was the main house.  How cool would it be if your friends inviting you up for a week on the lake and you get up to the lake expecting you will be staying in a bedroom, which would be awesome because your at a house on a lake for a week, and then they show you your diggs...and you  literally have your own house on the lake?   Then you walk in the door, and you expect it to be rustic cottage, and then you enter and realize this isn't your typical boat house, but has been renovated by an interior designer.  Wow..The designer is Anne Hepfer, who has been featured in numerous design magazines.  The interior of the houses walls and beams are awash in cottage white, the floor to ceiling windows and sliders  are on three sides of the boathouse and bring in the natural light and spotlight the gorgeous views of the lake, and the furniture and home decor are a mix of different shades of blue, white and sand. ..so beach pretty!

Beach Pretty Fashion-Swimtime

Do you wake up on a summer morning and want a new swimsuit to wear to the beach? I do. .someday’s I want a fun little bikini, other days I want a little more coverage and need a pretty one-piece. I think I found a variety of pretty new bathing suits for you to add to your collection...remember not to forget the sunblock, a large hat, sunglasses and lip protection..(sun safety always)...I hope you get sandy and salty and have a relaxing and fun day :)

Beach Pretty House Style-The Gracious Farmhouse Table

To me, a farmhouse table is so inviting, it's about pull up a chair, invite a friend...stop by ..let's laugh, have a glass wine, listen to music and enjoy today. Entertaining is as simple as picking up some cheese and a loaf of french bread, a few steaks, some fresh greens and garden fresh vegetables, a summer fruit pie and off course a bottle of your favorite wine. I was inspired today by Wisteria's outdoor dining space....definitely Beach Pretty.

Beach Pretty Real Estate-A House with A View in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

Welcome to Paradise! An eloquent, traditional beach-style cottage meets a modern, new urbanism coastal lifestyle. Standing along the shores of the Gulf Coast this seaside escape, known as “Beluga” embodies the relaxed beach living, with the entertainment and luxury amenities of Seaside right at the end of your sand covered driveway. Marble accents, rich wood flooring, white steam tile shower, mixed with port hole windows and white shiplap walls throughout, give this home a touch of contemporary design with accents of a nautical aesthetic. Custom, top-of-the-line finishes, a spacious floor plan will easily accommodate families of all sizes...definitely Beach Pretty!

Beach Pretty House Tours-A Magnificent Beauty of a Lake House

Phil Jenkins designed this amazing lakefront house with the homeowner's dream wish list, which he has compiled in his mind, after years of traveling. The designer and home owner created one magnificent beauty of a Lake House, in love! This custom lake home, is 7,200 sq. ft and was built to perfection by Martin Brothers Contracting, Inc. The owner's favorite room and mine is the geometric, octagonal screened-in sun porch with French doors. A relaxed home, the owner said it's important to feel that way; "you're not wearing a dress and heels to the lake; you're in shorts". This beautiful Lake House is on Klinger Lake in Michigan