6 Tropical Finds to Create an Instant Staycation

Can’t escape to the tropics for the weekend? Try the ever-popular tropical motif. Bring the beach to your home with these six pieces adorned in palm leaves, flamingos, and other warm-climate fixtures.


Deny Designs Wonder Forest Pillow


Accessorize a rattan chair with this palm leaf pillow to create a beachy-casual sitting area. Not quite the style you were looking for? Deny Designs features artist-made products in a plethora of options that are sure to suit your taste.

To buy: $45; nordstrom.com.

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Lilly Pulitzer Painted Palm Hostess Tray


No resort-themed space is complete without an accessory or two from the queen of elevated vacation style: Lilly Pulitzer. Serve your guests colorful cocktails and light bites atop this cheery tray.

To buy: $75; dillards.com.

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Islander Dessert Plate


These otter- and seahorse-adorned dishes are a “sea-sational” accent for a playful table setup. After all, you’re trying to escape, so there’s no reason to take yourself (or your table) too seriously.

To buy: $14 (five designs); anthropologie.com.

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Pineapple Tumbler


Since pineapples symbolize hospitality, you really can’t go wrong with incorporating a few of the friendly fruits around your home. This golden tumbler will make you feel like royalty while sipping on a chilled fruity cocktail.

To buy: $35; uncommongoods.com.

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Palm Leaf Catchalls


These golden palm fronds are accented with colorful dots to add a dash of fun and give them an edge over the real life plant.

To buy: $39; westelm.com.

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Flamingo Tufted Doormat


Your guests will be tickled pink (and blue) when they step on this preppy, flamingo-printed welcome mat. It will set the scene before anyone even steps foot inside your home.

To buy: $13; target.com.

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