Look at this stuff—isn't it neat? Wouldn't you think my collection's complete?
Out here at Ocean Beach, all of my beach walks end in pockets full of shells, sea glass, and driftwood. While I may have a bit of "Little Mermaid Syndrome" going on—these natural treasures are actually a great way to bring some ocean inspiration to your home. Driftwood, the latest obsession, is thrifty (as in FREE) and easy to work with. See below for some great DIY ideas and tutorials.