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DON'T ditch old deckchairs - re-cover them. This company sells all the traditional coloured stripes plus some funky modern ones, too. Normally, 1.5 metres is enough. | Striped deckchair canvas (45cm wide), PS12/metre, Deckchair Stripes DON'T ditch old deckchairs - re-cover them. This company sells all the traditional coloured stripes plus some funky modern ones, too. Normally, 1.5 metres is enough. | Striped deckchair canvas (45cm wide), PS12/metre, Deckchair Stripes BACK in the day when a pail was a pail, nobody had plastic buckets - they were metal just like this retro offering. I think a few of these spilling over with flowers would make a lovely addition to a back garden beach hut. | Girls' holiday seaside bucket, PS5.99, Cloth Ears BACK in the day when a pail was a pail, nobody had plastic buckets - they were metal just like this retro offering. I think a few of these spilling over with flowers would make a lovely addition to a back garden beach hut. | Girls' holiday seaside bucket, PS5.99, Cloth Ears IF YOU'RE planning a walk on the nautical side but don't want to push the boat out, a few striped towels and cheeky accessories in your bathroom are all you need. | Hanging fish, PS3; cream bath towel, PS4; washed denim hand towel, PS3; mirror, PS15; eau de cologne mirror, PS8; blue glass dispenser, PS6; soap dish, PS4; white storage baskets, PS8 for two; striped hand towel, PS4, striped bath towel, PS6; ribbed hand towel, PS4; ribbed bath towel, PS6; beach huts decoration, PS6, all George at Asda IF YOU'RE planning a walk on the nautical side but don't want to push the boat out, a few striped towels and cheeky accessories in your bathroom are all you need. | Hanging fish, PS3; cream bath towel, PS4; washed denim hand towel, PS3; mirror, PS15; eau de cologne mirror, PS8; blue glass dispenser, PS6; soap dish, PS4; white storage baskets, PS8 for two; striped hand towel, PS4, striped bath towel, PS6; ribbed hand towel, PS4; ribbed bath towel, PS6; beach huts decoration, PS6, all George at Asda HOW often have you sat on a beach, sheltering behind a windbreak from a Force 10 gale, shivering in a one-piece with goosebumps the size of goose eggs, but determined to stick it out and have a good time? OW often have you sat on a beach, sheltering behind a windbreak from a Force 10 gale, shivering in a one-piece with goosebumps the size of goose eggs, but determined to stick it out and have a good time? Sound familiar? Oh, how we've envied those lucky enough to have access to a cute beach hut where they're able to snuggle up to a flask of Sound familiar? Oh, how we've envied those lucky enough to have access to a cute beach hut where they're able to snuggle up to a flask of warming tea and have somewhere handy to eat their sandwiches while their kids play safely nearby, oblivious to the wind and rain.

warming tea and have somewhere handy to eat their sandwiches while their kids play safely nearby, oblivious to the wind and rain.

Now that a beach hut can set you back almost the price of a proper family home, they are out of the reach of most of us. We can, however, indulge our seaside passion with a summer house of our own in the shelter of our own back garden.

summer house of our own in the shelter of our own back garden.

All it takes is a little imagination...

All it takes is a little imagination...

YOU can't beat the freshness of a nautical bedroom. The crisp white sheets, the hint of blue, and the pop of rich bright red, it's like a strawberry sauce drizzled over a beautiful ball of vanilla ice cream.

YOU can't beat the freshness of a nautical bedroom. The crisp white sheets, the hint of blue, and the pop of rich bright red, it's like a strawberry sauce drizzled over a beautiful ball of vanilla ice cream.

| Pimlico double bedstead, PS529; Henrietta bed linen, from PS15; ship's wheel print, cushion, PS20; Yacht Club red cushion, PS35; anchor cushion, PS20; blue harbour cushion, PS30; nautical baskets, PS35 for three; Etienne white 2+2 drawer chest, PS719; striped ceramic tumbler, PS10; blue-striped ceramic tall vase, PS18; small vase, PS15; large blue glass vase, PS40; nautical-stripe table lamp, PS95; Simon the Seagull ornament, PS30, all House of Fraser | Pimlico double bedstead, PS529; Henrietta bed linen, from PS15; ship's wheel print, cushion, PS20; Yacht Club red cushion, PS35; anchor cushion, PS20; blue harbour cushion, PS30; nautical baskets, PS35 for three; Etienne white 2+2 drawer chest, PS719; striped ceramic tumbler, PS10; blue-striped ceramic tall vase, PS18; small vase, PS15; large blue glass vase, PS40; nautical-stripe table lamp, PS95; Simon the Seagull ornament, PS30, all House of Fraser YOU may not get white heat when it comes to a British summer but you can put yourself in the hot seat with this bistro table and chairs in racy red!

YOU may not get white heat when it comes to a British summer but you can put yourself in the hot seat with this bistro table and chairs in racy red!

| St Ives Bistro set, PS125; life ring hanging sign, PS12; bucket, PS10; French Bulldog cushion, PS8; red BBQ, PS20; soda glasses, PS1 each all Tesco Direct. White cotton bunting, PS5.99, Lakeland | St Ives Bistro set, PS125; life ring hanging sign, PS12; bucket, PS10; French Bulldog cushion, PS8; red BBQ, PS20; soda glasses, PS1 each all Tesco Direct. White cotton bunting, PS5.99, Lakeland IF YOU'RE planning a walk on the nautical side but don't want to push the boat out, a few striped towels and cheeky accessories in your bathroom are all you need. | Hanging fish, PS3; cream bath towel, PS4; washed denim hand towel, PS3; mirror, PS15; eau de cologne mirror, PS8; blue glass dispenser, PS6; soap dish, PS4; white storage baskets, PS8 for two; striped hand towel, PS4, striped bath towel, PS6; ribbed hand towel, PS4; ribbed bath towel, PS6; beach huts decoration, PS6, all George at Asda IF YOU'RE planning a walk on the nautical side but don't want to push the boat out, a few striped towels and cheeky accessories in your bathroom are all you need. | Hanging fish, PS3; cream bath towel, PS4; washed denim hand towel, PS3; mirror, PS15; eau de cologne mirror, PS8; blue glass dispenser, PS6; soap dish, PS4; white storage baskets, PS8 for two; striped hand towel, PS4, striped bath towel, PS6; ribbed hand towel, PS4; ribbed bath towel, PS6; beach huts decoration, PS6, all George at Asda

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DON'T ditch old deckchairs - re-cover them. This company sells all the traditional coloured stripes plus some funky modern ones, too. Normally, 1.5 metres is enough. | Striped deckchair canvas (45cm wide), PS12/metre, Deckchair Stripes DON'T ditch old deckchairs - re-cover them. This company sells all the traditional coloured stripes plus some funky modern ones, too. Normally, 1.5 metres is enough. | Striped deckchair canvas (45cm wide), PS12/metre, Deckchair Stripes

BACK in the day when a pail was a pail, nobody had plastic buckets - they were metal just like this retro offering. I think a few of these spilling over with flowers would make a lovely addition to a back garden beach hut. | Girls' holiday seaside bucket, PS5.99, Cloth Ears BACK in the day when a pail was a pail, nobody had plastic buckets - they were metal just like this retro offering. I think a few of these spilling over with flowers would make a lovely addition to a back garden beach hut. | Girls' holiday seaside bucket, PS5.99, Cloth Ears

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