It was a clear and sunny day in Sag Harbor for the second annual Holiday House Hamptons, presented by Hamptons Cottages and Gardens
). All of the proceeds from the event, which was held on Saturday, June 28, 2014, benefited The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
, as the founder of Holiday House Hamptons, Iris Dankner
, is a seventeen-year breast cancer survivor. "I wanted to join my two passions of interior design and the search to find a cure for breast cancer," expressed Dankner.
The indoor and outdoor living spaces were created by eighteen of the top interior and landscape designers from the East End and Manhattan, who designed a unique and impressive space inside the Watchcase homes in Sag Harbor. The main attraction for the evening was a two-bedroom penthouse loft, a six bedroom townhouse
, and a one-bedroom bungalow.
Iris Dankner. (Photo: Lindsay Andarakis)
Iris Dankner and Christopher Hyland co-chaired the event, and the Honorary Design Chair was Steven Gambrel
. Mary McDonald, Thom Filicia
and Vincente Wolf served as the event's Design Chairs.
Campion Platt designed the master bedroom in the penthouse model, and said it was inspired by a "Spring Awakening." The outdoor terrace was designed by two European designers, Milly de Cabrol
and Ani Antreasyan. They wanted to create the feel of a European backyard, which they accomplished with old terracotta pots, olive trees, and relaxed seating. The final product felt like it belonged in the Tuscany countryside.
"As admirers of Holiday House NYC, we at HC&G
are once again so pleased to give a sense of place to Iris' mission in our own backyard. This summer, Holiday House Hamptons will encompass all that is wonderful and stylish about life in Sag Harbor," said Kendell Cronstrom, Editor in Chief at HC&G.
Eugenia Au Kim of The Design Studio described her landscape design as "premeditated casual," as with what you would choose to wear to a Hamptons party. Iris Dankner designed a space featured in Au Kim's patio. The Holiday House Hamptons founder looked to incorporate beach aspects by choosing pieces of coral, driftwood, beach grass and seashells in her design.
Elsa Soyars had the task of designing one of the bedrooms, which she described as "Decadent and Discreet." She was inspired by the height of the ceiling to include a four post bed, and wanted it to be "A little country elegant and fun." The wallpaper was an embossed Madagascar with a silver leaf coating, meant to look like crocodile skin. She wanted the room to have more of a masculine feel, with the theme, "La Dolce Vita," or the good life.
Scott Formby in his "poolside lounge." (Photo: Lindsay Andarakis)
Scott Formby designed the poolside lounge, which featured an oversized lantern in the center, a floor lounger with oversized pillows, and a rack of collectible Japanese Kimonos. He aimed to create a relaxed feel, and have it be a place that people could close the doors and entertain guests, or leave them open and be able to hang out and relax near the pool.
The Holiday House Hamptons at Watchcase, Sag Harbor is open through August 10, 2014.
For more information, visit www.holidayhousehamptons.com.
Southampton Masonry-Visiting the Southampton or the Wainscott locations is an exciting experience.
Southampton Masonry has been serving Long Island's masonry and tile needs since 1975. Delivering quality products from Manhattan to Montauk for over three decades. The company's continued success is due primarily to their number one priority: customer satisfaction, with a promise of prompt and courteous service from the professional, knowledgeable staff.
Southampton Masonry has the largest inventory on the east end. As direct importers they can offer a large variety of the finest quality products at the most competitive pricing for both your interior and exterior projects.
Southrifty Drug 54 Jagger Lane, Southampton Village
Southrifty Drug is a small, neighborhood pharmacy with limited shelf space, and we have to be very selective about which over-the-counter items we carry. As a result you'll find a no nonsense concentration of very effective, high quality and useful products on our shelves. In this new section, we feature a number of these products that we feel are especially worthy of your consideration.
New York Title Abstract Services, Inc.
We are a title insurance services company dedicated to promptly delivering fully compliant and accurate reports, and title insurance, for residential and commercial real estate throughout New York State. Headquartered in the Hamptons, our professional team has extensive real estate experience and understands the business from all sides including title insurance, legal, sales, governmental, banking, and lending regulations.
Aimee Fitzpatrick Martin, Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
Considered a West of the Shinnecock Canal expert with a 5-star Zillow ranking, Aimee specializes in the luxury and waterfront markets in Quogue, Westhampton Beach, Remsenburg, East Quogue and Hampton Bays. With exceptional communication skills and a buttoned-up approach to every deal, she is highly skilled in the art of the negotiation process. Understanding the nuances of buying and selling waterfront homes, especially on Dune Road, is a specialty.
As the owner’s representative our practice encompasses all aspects of a project from pre-purchase property due diligence, program development iterations, advisement on systems, analyze contracts/vendors, critical path analysis, feasibility and schedule. The strength of our approach is in facilitating organized communication. We strongly analyze all representations and warranties for the protection and benefit of our client.
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