Candles in glass boxes - perfect combination of cozy and contemporary. Using flameless/electric candles for this would be a good idea to not have to worry about melting wax oozing into the bottom of the glass box and onto the other decorative objects
DIY Driftwood Photo Display via Morning Creativity -LOVE this idea for something significant? A couple driftwood sticks you picked up at the beach, a few photos, a small jar of sand. make it a visual photo book!