The widespread appeal of nautical and coastal decor makes a lot of sense when you consider the primal and ancient connection humans have to the sea. Being attracted to the water is hardwired into our very cells. Scientific studies have proven what we already know anecdotally: spending time near, on, or in lakes and oceans make us happier and healthier. It's no wonder that so many of us respond to the colors, clean lines, and natural elements of coastal, beach, and nautical decor. Continue Reading
This beautiful trivet is pretty enough to hang on a wall. To make one 8″ knot trivet, you’ll need to assemble the following:
- 14 feet of 1/2″ rope
- a scissors
- a needle
To see the entire tutorial, head on over to Design Sponge.