In a cool beach palette of turquoise and moss green, our coastal-inspired dining table ideas bring a sense of calm for intimate entertaining this summer. Just the kind of setting for a couple looking to host their first backyard patio party on a small scale. Take a look at what we’ve assembled for you today!
Styling Ideas for a Coastal Dining Table Setting
Relaxing colors with textured elements! That is the approach we had in mind for our selections. For example, a (3) )white dining table with a hand woven look brings this scene to life as you can match it with (3) dining chairs and (1) ceramic stools in white as well.
Apply Accent Colors in Hues of Green and Blue
Use accent colors such as (4) seating cushions in moss green, turquoise (2) stemware, dinnerware in shades of teal, taupe, and gold. The application of colors using accent colors can be done sparingly as it will aid in making the textures of your table more prominent to the eye.
Use Beach-inspired Elements with Texture
Add extra details like placing a menu card in a shell card holder, serving up mojitos on a (8) green wooden rattan tray, displaying ivory napkins tied with gold beaded rings, and perhaps showing a picture from your last beach vacation tucked in an (5) iridescent abalone picture frame.
Think Simple Centerpieces with Minimal Florals
For a small table setting, selecting simple florals like white carnations or (9) magnolias resting in a simple glass vase. Then, scatter some seashells around the table centerpieces for an effortless look.
Now that we’ve shown you some of the key elements for styling an outdoor table setting with a cool coastal vibe, you can be confident in planning your own cozy gathering this summer with your closest family and friends.
Via Pier 1 Imports
1 – Devereaux White Garden Stool in Ceramic
2 – Bubbly Turquoise Stemware
3 – Santa Barbara White Dining Collection
4 – Large Modular Seat Cushion in Calliope Moss
6 – Katalla Bay Ceramic Dinnerware
9 – Faux Magnolia Arrangement