I'm so digging horizontal wood paneling these days! It's so beachy and really makes a statement in the home. The designer I am working with this summer did it in one of our client's homes and I almost screamed when I first saw it.
mix it with bamboo shades and you have beachy perfection...
funny, I've been in this bathroom. I was styling a house for a dinner party in Rowayton, CT and was delighted to go on a little tour and find it :)
a very rustic version
ADORE the wood beam in the center, and this bedding from West Elm
I think I prefer them white, but you can add color, too!
Southern Living Idea House by Tracery Interiors
And if you're not up for the project of creating paneling, you can always paint them on:
The Lettered Cottage
All About Walls