See How Coastal Accents Create the Ultimate Relaxing Master Suite

Soft, light fabrics and a vaulted ceiling make this breezy coastal master suite the perfect place to relax.

When it comes to creating a relaxing master retreat, Wendy and Greg Blackband of BLACKBAND DESIGN know exactly what it takes to make a bedroom feel like a getaway. In this master suite, they harmoniously combined soft, airy fabrics with dramatic yet soothing furnishings. It's no wonder this master retreat won HGTV's Fresh Faces of Design Master Retreats category.

Crisp White Bedroom Features Coastal Design

Crisp White Bedroom Features Coastal Design

Photo by: Tessa Neustadt

Tessa Neustadt

The architectural details, designed by Graystone Custom Builders, really set the tone for the master retreat. Exposed reclaimed wood beams add visual appeal to the vaulted ceiling. Wendy and Greg used these details as inspiration when it came to designing the interior.

Coastal Bedroom Features Lovely Seating Area

Coastal Bedroom Features Lovely Seating Area

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Tessa Neustadt

The canopy bed takes center stage and complements the height of the patterned window treatments. "The window screens open into the room, so it was necessary for the window treatments to sit higher above the window. We loved how we played with the scale of the room with the height of the canopy and the window treatments. Everything felt proportionally balanced," says Wendy and Greg.

Reclaimed Wood Nightstand With Elegant Detailing

Reclaimed Wood Nightstand With Elegant Detailing

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Tessa Neustadt

To get a true serene feel in the room, they combined softer tones with subtle pops of color and made the room feel open and airy with coastal-style furniture in the sitting nook. "A master retreat should be just that — a place where you can go to 'retreat'," they advise. "The use of softer tones keeps the space relaxing and calm while pops of color add interest without overwhelming."

Window Seat Showcases Fun Variety of Patterns

Window Seat Showcases Fun Variety of Patterns

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Tessa Neustadt

To keep the room from feeling too monotonous, they featured 12 different fabrics throughout. Layered throw pillows in different patterns but similar shades of blue bring interest to the center of the room and pop against the crisp, white bed linens.

Stylish Patterned Throw Pillows in Shades of Blue

Stylish Patterned Throw Pillows in Shades of Blue

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Tessa Neustadt

It wouldn't be a master retreat without a luxurious bathroom. The exposed beams and vaulted ceiling carry through to the master bath, and the white walls keep with the breezy, coastal theme. A reclaimed wood wall adds warmth against the all-white fixtures.

Bright, Luxurious Bathroom Boasts Reclaimed Wood Accent Wall

Bright, Luxurious Bathroom Boasts Reclaimed Wood Accent Wall

Photo by: Tessa Neustadt

Tessa Neustadt

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Crisp White Bedroom Features Coastal Design

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Photo By: Tessa Neustadt

Window Seat Showcases Fun Variety of Patterns

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Coastal Bedroom Is Classic Yet Current

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Stylish Patterned Throw Pillows in Shades of Blue

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Coastal Bedroom Features Lovely Seating Area

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Charming Brick Fireplace Warms Master Bedroom

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Photo By: Tessa Neustadt

Master Bedroom Seating Area Is Cozy, Bright

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Bright, Luxurious Bathroom Boasts Reclaimed Wood Accent Wall

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Clawfoot Tub Adds Classic Touch to Master Bathroom

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Glass-Enclosed Marble Shower in Crisp White Bathroom

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

Marble Shower With Subtle Herringbone Design

From: Wendy & Greg Blackband and GrayStone Custom Builders

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