What are some decorating ideas for nautical bedding?


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Some decorating ideas for nautical bedding include hanging signal flags and using lighthouse patterned wallpaper. The simple accent of the wallpaper with the large flags creates a theme that goes with nautical bedding without being over the top.

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Navy and white stripes can also be paired with nautical bedding. The addition of wood accents, like teak, creates a subtle nautical theme. Nautical bedding can also be accented using white and navy striped curtains, framed red and white flags, and tailored stripes on pillows and other accessories. Wood paneling on the walls painted in light blue and a blue-white color can add to the nautical theme in a room. Rope details, like a rope clock, also pair well with nautical-themed bedding.

A simpler nautical theme can be achieved with brushed metal bed frames and paneled walls. Walls painted in a soft brown taupe make the room seem like captain's quarters, and the addition of a few boat accessories pull together the theme. Salvaged portholes can be used to add a decorative touch to nautical rooms as well. Antique life preservers add to a nautical-themed room without overpowering the other decor. Sea chart wallpaper also adds to the theme nautical bedding creates in a room.

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