Visit Tybee – Tybee Island, Georgia "Savannah Beach"

Blog

By in Blog Comments Off on 10 Unique Cottage Shutters On Tybee Island

10 Unique Cottage Shutters On Tybee Island

You’ve probably seen posters of the doors of London, but they’ve got nothing on the unique curb appeal of Tybee Island’s nautical cottage shutters. There are small ones and big ones, funky cut-outs and embellishments, and pops of color galore!

Fish are by far the most popular shutter accent on Tybee, though no two are alike:

dsc_0512edited

dsc_0394edited

dsc_0506edited

Palm trees are the next most popular decoration:

dsc_0474edited

The pineapple has long been a symbol of welcome and hospitality in the South as the folks at this cottage must surely know:

dsc_0481edited

Unsurprisingly, sailboats are a go-to decorative element on an island:

dsc_0493edited

Lighthouses can be found all over as well:

dsc_0484edited

Same goes for crab cut-outs:

dsc_0517edited

Painted details on shutters are also popular in certain neighborhoods. Take these sand dollar shutters for example:

dsc_0508edited

Or these pink zebra stripes:

dsc_0490edited

So, whether you’re walking, biking, running or driving around on Tybee Island, be sure to slow down and appreciate the numerous examples of fabulous and funky window shutters!

screen-shot-2016-10-26-at-4-22-15-pmBrenda Marion moved to Tybee from the midwest in 2007 with her husband and son. She is a founding member of the Tybee Island Maritime Academy and continues to serve as the school’s governing board secretary in addition to being the Promotions Chair for Tybee Island Main Street/Downtown Development Authority. A freelance blogger and social media consultant, she loves seeing Tybee from a new perspective – that of her bike while riding with her son to and from school.

Post navigation