I admit to having to stifle a yawn when someone tells me they love a classical Hamptons look, not because I don’t respect the style but because it is so heavily documented that in its purist form, it has become safe and (don’t hurt me, Hamptons-lovers), predictable. Ouch!
On the flip side, in recent years classical features have crept their way into modern spaces and are responsible for the spunk, character and charm that some uber modern spaces can fail to deliver. The combination is damn near perfect and I explain more in my Domain column. Read on here.