5 Coastal Style Personalities -A Gift Guide

When you think "coastal style" what comes to mind?

Do you think bright and beachy? Do you picture navy blue and white stripes? Anchors? Or glittery starfish?

There's so many ways to interpret a coastal look, but here are 5 of the most popular and some awesome products from small businesses that go with them!

I've created a gift guide designed to help you prepare for birthdays, holidays, valentines, galentines, "just because" and maybe those treat yourself moments!

5 Categories:
Nautically Preppy
Seaside Sparkle
Coastal Classics
Gale Warning Glamour
Marine Minimalist

 

First up, "Nautically Preppy" 

 

a collage of nautically preppy brands

From left to right starting with top row:

    1. Becky Elgart: minis - https://www.beckyelgart.com/
    2. Mermaids + Madeleines: pearl earrings - https://www.mermaidsandmadeleines.com/
    3. Allison Cole Jewelry: rope bracelets - https://www.allisoncolejewelry.com/
    4. Linen + Salt Co: coastal candles- https://linenandsaltco.com/
    5. Rodan + Fields: face masks: https://bossladybio.com/megtower/?fbclid=IwAR1rIZ-pSKi1YghhCw_cW55Ah7cKzR-oI2fWBxxsGySPWp7hkINP8BIQTm4
    6. Gather and Goode: custom denim jacket- https://gatherandgoode.com/
    7. Sewcialite: rope clutch- https://www.etsy.com/shop/sewcialite
    8. Coastal Walker: Oyster Shell decor - https://www.coastalwalker.com/

 

 

Like a little more glitz? Then "Seaside Sparkle" might be more of your look!

From left to right starting with the top row:

  1. Confections by Carly: all the cute treats- https://confectionsbycarlyllc.square.site/
  2. Body Frost Sugar Scrubs: skin saving scrubs- https://www.bodyfrostsugarscrubs.com/
  3. Mermaids + Madeleines: Tide Pool Collection- https://www.mermaidsandmadeleines.com/collections/a-new-collection-coming-11-1-21-tide-pool
  4. Breck and Grier: Cutest Beachy Totes- https://www.breckandgrier.com/
  5. Christa Jordan Jewelry: Sweet Sparkly Pendants- https://www.etsy.com/shop/christajordanjewelry
  6. Sea Love Home: Beautiful candles + scents- https://sealovecandles.com/
  7. Follain: healthy skincare- https://follain.com/
  8. Alison Brooke Designs: Oyster trinket dishes- https://alisonbrookedesigns.com/

 

A traditional timeless style could be considered a "coastal classic"

a collage of coastal classic products from small businesses

From left to right starting with the top row:

1. Jen Lashua Art: Coastal Ornaments and Magnets- https://www.etsy.com/shop/JenLashuaArt

2. Mermaids + Madeleines: treasure bracelets- https://www.mermaidsandmadeleines.com/collections/bracelets/products/treasure-bracelet-stretchy-beaded-bracelet-with-rainbow-mix-of-precious-and-semiprecious-stones-freshwater-pearls-and-a-beach-shell

3. Salt + Branch: Cozy Candles- https://saltandbranch.com/

4. Made by Caitlyn: Sea glass choker- https://madebycaitlyn.com/products/blue-lagoon-sea-glass-choker

5. Little Lavender Lobster: winter hat- https://littlelavenderlobster.com/collections/apparel/products/little-lavender-lobster-pom-pom-beanie

6. Sea Crow Co.: nautical totes and keychains- https://seacrowcompany.com/shop-all/

7. A & E Stoneworks: Coastal home gifts- https://www.etsy.com/shop/AandEStoneworks

8. Sea Love Studios: Goddess ring- https://www.sealovestudiomaine.com/shop/rings/9

 

Always looking on the bright side? Consider these items in the "Gale Warning Glamour" selction!

Collage of bright color and coastal items from small businesses

From left to right starting with the top row

1. Petrova Chocolates: Unique + colorful treats- https://www.petrovachocolates.com/

2. Love Lissy Lou: Keep your iced coffees cozie- https://lovelissylou.com/

3. Blank Canvas Company- Empowering art- https://www.theblankcanvascompany.com/

4. Miss Lou Makes: home goods + accessories- https://www.etsy.com/listing/1115169397/teal-ombre-and-gold-leaf-wood-coasters

5. Alaina Marie: Coastal Clutches- https://www.alaina-marie.com/collections/clutch/Clutch

6. Sacred Flame: Clean + calming candles- https://www.sacredflame401.com/

7. Mermaids + Madeleines: Tassel earrings- https://www.mermaidsandmadeleines.com/collections/tassel-earrings-1

8. Scrubs, Caps, Etc : Mini clutch + card holders- https://reginasalafia.com/

 

 

Looking for something a little more subtle? The "marine minimalist" is like just the perfect hint of salt air!

marine minimalist a collage of subtle sea salt inspired products from small businesses

From left to right starting with the top row

1. Little Lavender Lobster: bar earrings- https://littlelavenderlobster.com/collections/earrings/products/silver-bar-earrings

2. Winnies Socks: Cozy Footwear- https://winniessocks.com/

3. Peshtemal Collection: Turkish towels and blankets- https://www.peshtemalcollection.com/

4. Mermaids + Madeleines: Pearl Pendant-https://www.mermaidsandmadeleines.com/collections/basicbeach

5. On the Road Again: Sustainable Tote- https://www.ontheroadagainbags.com/products/raymond-camo-tote-bag

6. Tide & Isle: coastal candles + home scents- https://www.tideandisleco.com/

7. North Circle Studio- beautiful print kitchen towels- https://www.etsy.com/shop/NorthCircleStudio

8. Sailormade: nautical rope bracelets- https://sailormadeusa.com/

 

Hope you found some new inspiring brands and gift ideas through this guide and maybe even found something to put on your wishlist!

:)

Heather