Author: Photographs by Tria Giovan

A fashion designer gives his Sag Harbor bolt-hole a stylish makeover.

A weekend retreat boasts the best from Litchfield County shops.

Marisa Bistany Perkins uses pattern and texture to create sophisticated interiors.

Marisa Bistany Perkins uses pattern and texture to create sophisticated interiors.

A six-acre spread in Southampton’s estate section embraces the nature that surrounds it.

Retaining the spirit of the client's childhood house, and all the memories that came with it, was important throughout the project.

The possibilities are endless in a renovated 1960s family getaway in Springs.

In Southampton, a creative couple builds a home as vivid as their imaginations.

An unassuming East Hampton retreat gets a jolt of full-tilt personality.

“Designing this space felt a little like doing an HGTV special,” says architect Ken Pursley, musing about the challenge he and interior designer Bronwyn Ford faced in transforming this Vermont house.

“Designing this space felt a little like doing an HGTV special,” says architect Ken Pursley, musing about the challenge he and interior designer Bronwyn Ford faced in transforming this Vermont house.

In Water Mill, designer Vicente Wolf brings a longtime family home back to the future.

In East Hampton, architect Kitty McCoy embraces, rather than erases, the past.