Beadboard painted out bright white evokes country charm.
Older homes often already have beadboard, but to fake this rustic cottage style, install it yourself and paint the wooden slats white. In this colourful children's bedroom, regatta flags, buoys and patriotic rugs break up the white walls and complete the seaside look.
For more beachy and nautical rooms, see our Seaside-Inspired Interiors photo gallery.
To learn how to make your own coiled-rope lamp, view Michael Penney's Online TV DIY segment.