homes, retreats & respite by the sea.
with the sound of the waves crashing against the coastline and the beautifully salty air that dominates the climate, the sea has a majestic and relaxing hold on the mind. this lifestyle of respite also transcends into local architecture and interior design. life’s a beach takes readers into beach homes around the world, from the coasts of australia to the shores of brazil to the remote islands of the aegean Sea.
explore the many ways to decorate a cozy home by the sea, including handmade touches, natural materials, and elegant interiors each imbuing a sense of well-being. from humble little beach cottages to extraordinary modern bungalows, these spaces are designed for rest and relaxation, and for enjoying the beachy surrounds.