Tags: New England

The Grass is Greener

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I spent a glorious two weeks on Nantucket for our annual family getaway.  ACK (the airport call letters and nickname the locals call it) is one of my favorite places and its visual icons are unmistakable: the weathered gray cottages, brilliant climbing roses and crisp, nautical palette.  On this trip, I...

Luminous in Litchfield

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Last month, John and I had the pleasure of hosting a benefit dinner for the Gunn Memorial Library and Museum in Washington, CT, part of the annual Library Luminaries gala.  Attendees began their evening at a cocktail fete on the Library grounds, then filtered out to one of 14 private homes to...

Nantucket: Seven Seas Gallery by Vanessa Noel

Nantucket is a fabulous place to visit in Massachusetts, and is home to The Vanessa Noel Hotel Green, which sits adjacent to Vanassa Noel’s chic Seven Seas Gallery. Seven Seas is refreshingly modern for Nantucket, featuring a cool collection of art, vintage books and nautical memorabilia. The gallery itself includes...

Architectural Feature: Ehrick Rossiter Part 3

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As you may know from reading our blog, S.B. Long Interiors really appreciates the work of Ehrick Rossiter, a Connecticut native and amazing architect. Many of his designs were built in colonial revival styles and included New England stones and rocks. Another of his designs veered away from his usual...