Capture the tranquil essence of lakefront living with our tips for stylish, nature-inspired decorating and furnishing. Browse this category for ideas to create a relaxed retreat with beautiful water views.

Get inspiration for bringing organic textures and colors into your lake house. Learn how to incorporate natural materials like wood, stone, and rattan along with cozy textiles.

See how decor elements that evoke the outdoors like paddles, buoy accents, and ropework can add character. Our articles feature ways to arrange furniture and accessories for an easy, vacation-style ambiance.

Whether your home is lakeside or you want a lakeside feel, our lake house decorating guidance makes it easy to craft serene, casual spaces. Discover ways to embellish your rooms with subtle nautical influences and the colors and textures of natural lakeside landscapes.