10 summer-inspired home decor accents
1 Organic cotton duvet
Beat the heat between the sheets by switching your heavy, warm winter bedding to light, airy summer linens. Eco-friendly, 250 thread count organic cotton sheets with a soft, modern leaf print will help create a romantic summertime bedroom. $89-$119 US, West Elm.
2 Retro fruit stand
Create a colourful display by adding seasonal fruits to this retro-inspired, two-tier iron wire stand. This sleek kitchen accessory with a satin nickel finish adds the perfect summer touch to counter and table tops. $20 US, Crate & Barrel.
3 Nautical doorknob
Changing the hardware in your home is a budget-friendly way to rejuvinate a room's decor and add seasonal, summer-inspired accents. Bring the beach into your home with nautical themed elements like this shell-shaped bone doorknob. $14, Anthropologie .
4 Ceramic bowl & watering can
Make a refreshing summer statement by displaying botanicals and other accessories in rustic ceramics. These painted, red clay pieces have a contrasting, textured finish and metal handles for a fresh, country chic look. $59-$79 US, Pottery Barn .
5 Ceiling fan & lamp
A ceiling fan and lamp is a functional piece of indoor summer decor that's often considered an eyesore instead of an elegant accessory. Not so with this remote controlled fan by Luceplan. Transparent, coloured or screeprinted blades whirl quietly around a soft light to provide cool, convenient home decorating. $856 US, unicahome.com.
6 Garden magnets
Add a touch of whimsy to your kitchen or office with these colourful floral magnets by Clare Chen. Available in a variety of spring-inspired shades, these felted wool magnets are sure to brighten any space. $12 US (set of three), supermarkethq.com .
7 Linen slipcover
Slipcovers are a great way to refresh tired furniture and add commitment-free colour to a neutral room. Prepare your sofa for summer with a tailored turquoise linen slipcover. $100-$450 US, Room and Board .
8 Seasonal display cube
See-through acrylic cubes make for unique, customizable home decor accents. Create seasonal displays by arranging accessories, collectibles and keepsakes in these easy access designs. $25 US, cb2.com.
9 Tapas serving set
This set of four white serving dishes on a beautiful wooden tray will make summer entertaining easy. Guests won't be able to resist sampling your tapas when displayed in this simple but stunning stoneware set. $34 US, aplusrstore.com .
10 Antiqued coat rack
A wooden coat rack with antique, starfish-shaped cast iron hooks is the perfect home decor accent for a summer cottage or beach house. Lovingly handcrafted from premium pine wood, this coat rack adds a nice nautical touch to any entryway. $31 US, riricreations on etsy.com .