ISSUE 35  |  The Last Gasp of Summer

12 Summery Mosquito Nets

August 29, 2012 3:00 PM

BY Julie Carlson

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Summer is here and the mosquitoes are circling, which prompted us to round up our favorite insect-repelling sleeping spaces.

N.B. We like the 100-percent cotton mosquito nets on offer at Mosquito Nets.

Above: Paola Navone’s home in Serifos, Greece; via Dwell.

Above: A bedroom in one of Piet Boon’s Caribbean vacation villas on Bonaire.

Above: A mosquito-net draped bed at the San Giorgio Hotel in Mykonos (see the rest of the hotel at Bohemian Paradise Found; also don’t miss our Steal This Look columns on the San Giorgio’s Bathroom and Outdoor Bamboo Canopy).

Above: A mosquito netted bed in Sweden via Artilleriet.

Above: A room from the White Interiors portfolio of Jerome Galland, via Interior Design.

Above: Another glamorous net draped bed at the San Giorgio Hotel in Mykonos.

Above: An open-to-the-elements bedroom in Casa Lola, Jan Eleni’s home in Brazil.

Above: Patricia Larsen’s summertime bed in Mexico, with the most beautiful mosquito net we’ve come across; see Larsen’s house at An Artist at Home in Mexico.

Above: A bedroom at the former Lanthotel Mallorca in Spain.

Above: A frothy mosquito net at the Tanzania Singita Lodge.

Above: A rustic bedroom on the Greek island of Sifnos, from Marie Claire Maison via The Style Files.

Above: Corey’s Converted Barn on AT.

For more inspiration, browse the Bedrooms in our Gallery of Rooms and Spaces. Also don’t miss 10 Favorites: The Sleaze-Free Silky Pillowcase and Gardenista’s 7 Secrets to Making the Perfect Bed.