Blissful Beach Houses
- Next1 of 6Roger Davies
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Here's a peek at one of our favorite ELLE DECOR stories by Kamala Nair. —Glo
The shaded terrace of designer Eric Hughes’s Hamptons ranch house features a sleek poured-concrete fireplace. With furniture by DelGreco & Company and ceramic garden stools by Mecox Gardens, the outdoor room is ideal for sipping cocktails on cool summer nights.
Sun and Sea2 of 6
Steven Gambrel added punchy colors and crisp details to a sporty weekend house in the Hamptons. Here, a bright sunroom recalls the French Riviera in the '40s.
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Line of Vision3 of 6
Black, white and gray dominate the minimalist interiors of Peri Wolfman and Charley Gold’s Hamptons house. The couple collaborated with designer Jack Ceglic to create a contemporary home within a barnlike metal shell that opens onto cement-walled courtyards. Here, the living area’s floor-to-ceiling windows overlook the pool.
Island Life4 of 6
Nestled in a quaint Nantucket village, this seaside home designed by Vicente Wolf has appropriately beachy touches, such as sisal rugs, model sailboats and a whale sculpture in the guesthouse, shown.
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Lofty Designs5 of 6
Joe D’Urso decorated the interiors of this eclectic waterfront house in Sagaponack, New York, with a mix of classic and cutting-edge furnishings. In the high-ceilinged living room, shown, a Noguchi Akari light sculpture provides a bold focal point.
Splashes of Color6 of 6
Reed Krakoff, Coach’s president and creative director, and his wife, Delphine, an interior decorator, updated their Southampton, New York, retreat with cool white walls, sophisticated furnishings and a cheerful color palette. A chic poolhouse, shown, provides a refuge on steamy summer days.
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