For the first time in Hampton Designer Showhouse history two homes were featured this year. Located at 78 and 82 Rosko Lane, collectively known as The Fields, in Southampton, approximately 7,000 visitors explored the grand estates, which were on display July 23 through September 4.
Part of the admission fee supported Stony Brook Southampton Hospital
, and on Monday, December 18, Hampton Designer Showhouse, Inc. Board Member Brian Brady
, who is also President of Brady Design
, presented a check to Stony Brook Southampton Hospital
Chief Administrative Officer Robert S. Chaloner
and Southampton Hospital Foundation President Steven Bernstein
for $150,000, which was raised during this year's Showhouse.
"We're extremely grateful for the Hampton Designer Showhouse's ongoing philanthropy, which is vital for supporting our programs and services," expressed Chaloner. "The Hospital is very lucky to be the beneficiary of this wonderful annual event, and we're excited to see what will be showcased next year."
Since Hampton Designer Showhouse's inception 17 years ago, nearly $2 million has been pledged to the Hospital through sponsorships, daily attendance and designer contributions.
"Over the years, it has been such a terrific experience to work with Southampton Hospital and to watch Hampton Designer Showhouse grow into a great event that happens every summer," reflected Tony Manning
, President, Hampton Designer Showhouse Foundation, Inc. "It is an exceptional partnership."
The 2017 Showhouse highlighted the works of over 30 top interior designers, including Anne Tarasoff Interiors, Apartment 48, Art Works & Designs, Inc., Ashbourne, Baltimore Design Group
, Brady Design, Ciuffo Cabinetry, Davin Interiors, East End Home Co., Eddie Ross for The Mine, English Country Home, Eva Art & Design Inc., Grayson De Vere, Greg McKenzie
Design, Gregory Shano Interiors for the East Hampton Gardens, Jean Liu Design LLC, Ken Gemes Interiors
, Kim E. Courtney Interiors, Libby Langdon Interiors, Lillian August
Furnishings + Designs, Lisa Mende Design, M. Frederick Design, Mabley Handler Interior Design
, Mancaves, Melanie Roy Design, Michael Del Piero Good Design, Old Town Crossing
Interior Design, Rajni Alex Design, Sea Green Designs, Vintage Interior Design, Inc. and Wolf Interior Designs.
For more information, visit southampton.stonybrookmedicine.edu.
Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com