Coastal

Doreve Nicholaeff glass wall

Theatrical Sweep

Frank and Nancy Selldorff were thinking straight. When they first came to Doreve Nicholaeff to talk about designing a new…

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C & J Katz studio fireplace

Always in Season

While most everyone else on the Cape is covering the wicker with sheets and lowering the blinds on yet another…

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Charlotte Barnes exterior

Welcome Home

Once an inn, now a family retreat, a gracious old house adopts a new air of elegance and intimacy while sacrificing non of its former amiability.

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Dolores Halpern cottage

Seaside Sanctuary

  The famed decorator Mark Hampton once wrote that the “concerns of decorating” may appear frivolous and vain to some,…

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Pamela Gaylin Ryder Interiors front of house

View Finder

  Feathers ruffle easily on the Cape when folks mess with old ship captains’ homes—no matter how sea-worn those houses…

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Everything Old is New Again

  Recapturing the feel of an old fishing cottage where every nook and cranny, every creak and squeak, are known…

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Magic Formula

  You can’t define it. Still, you sense it when it’s happened. There’s an alchemy that makes a house stand…

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True Colors

Opposites attract, which is why a visual artist and a businessman might find love, and why that same couple would…

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Singular Sensation

Frank Anton’s first few days on Nantucket left him wondering why his wife-to-be, Georgine, so loved the island. “It was…

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The Family That Plays Together

Grandparents everywhere know that, if you build it, they will come. That’s why these homeowners bought a stunning piece of…

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Dennis Duffy

Down East Meets Downtown

When the subcontractors walked in they mostly thought this job was crazy, recalls Brian Sleeper. “What the heck is this?”…

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Green Peace

  Remember that familiar saw about not judging a book by its cover? Or the old adage that beauty comes…

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Hutker Architects kitchen

A View to a Thrill

    A hawk banks left across the sky over a meadow of wildflowers, providing the only interruption to an…

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The Joys of Summer

The word charming might not be the first term that comes to mind when one pictures a house with eight…

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Jeanne Duval chandelier

New York State of Mind

On first thought, a move from New York City to Portsmouth, New Hampshire, may seem as big a leap in…

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