Restoring a Historic Home

Just steps from Nantucket Harbor, old meets new at this impeccable restored family summer home with a storied past.

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Antique Accents
Photographer: Annie Schlechter

Antique Accents

In the master bedroom, Elizabeth added sea-blue fabrics by Scalamandre (Ingrid, for the curtains and coverlet) and Schumacher (Cable Stripe Matelasse, for the stool and accent pillows) to the neutral palette. The headboard and steamer trunk are antique.

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Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.