ISSUE 35  |  The Last Gasp of Summer

5 Favorites: Summery Mosquito Nets

August 29, 2012 3:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Summer’s not over yet (and the mosquitoes are still 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.

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Above: A mosquito netted bed in Sweden via Artilleriet.

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

Above: A frothy mosquito net at the Singita River Resort in Tanzania.

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

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Above: A bedroom at the Lanthotell Mallorca in Spain.

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

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Above: A mosquito-net draped bed at the San Giorgio Hotel in Mykonos (see the rest of the hotel at Bohemian Paradise Found).