The Little Lakeside Cabin We'd Like to Escape To
Cozy? Check. Charming? Check. We dare you not to be swept away by this 1930s cabin's breezy summer style.
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Nestled in the woods of Lake Tahoe, this compact cabin's warm glow ushers guests to come on in after a lazy day of splashing around cool waters and warming up by the bonfire. From the outside, it looks straight out of a summer camp movie set -- but step inside, and you'll be blown away by its casual modern-coastal style.
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A living room flooded with natural light and cozy elements? You have our attention. Coastal, rustic, and modern elements smartly combine to form this casual, eye-catching gathering space. Gray-washed knotty wood planks put a fresh spin on traditional cabin character.
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Sunny Cook Space
Even the most classic, beautiful white kitchens can benefit from a jolt of color. Here, blue and gray accents, eye-catching appliances, and wood countertops keep the cook space looking smart.
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Pops of Color
The cabin's interior is all about warm neutrals of sand and stone, but glossy cobalt makes a big splash on the sleek fridge-freezer unit in the kitchenette. A butcher-block table offers extra prep and dining space.
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Thrifted treasures can become the coolest centerpieces. A toy canoe serves as one-of-a-kind utensil storage. Pair it with a wooden serving tray and a pretty, flower-filled vase, and you have an eye-catching tablescape.
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With soft linens in sandy neutrals and bright blues, it's easy to start the day smiling. Barn-style doors and horizontal planks of wood wrap this bright, cottagey bedroom in casual elegance, while a woven headboard and sculptural wood table add texture and warmth.
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Natural light floods every corner of the tiny cabin, whose blue-painted ceilings and nautical motifs bottle up the sweetest, most nostalgic bits of summer. Here, a gray-washed steamer chest in the bedroom adds industrial-style storage in the bedroom.
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The bedroom and bath are filled with beautiful, unexpected textures. Here, chunky soapstone counters are paired with skinny subway tile and soft linens. Colorful oversize knobs give blue cabinetry a playful edge.
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No summer retreat is complete without a campfire to gather round after the sun goes down. This fire pit plays a fun role as the postdinner hangout spot for gooey s'mores and camp-style sing-alongs.
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