Northern Michigan Home & Cottage: Nautical themed coasters, turquoise glass pitchers, a rug perfect for bare toes. Just adding a few simple pieces is all it takes to transform your home from a cozy winter dwelling to an airy summer residence. 

Party Preservers

Toss these out at your next soiree and save your fine wood table from the drink. Set of four, $12. Stewart-Zacks, 118 E. Front St., Traverse City, 231.947.2322,