A designer revives a small Victorian cottage on Martha's Vineyard with clever ideas and plenty of coastal artifacts.
Photographer: Annie Schlechter , Styling: Elizabeth Beeler
The living room celebrates the area's whaling days with the Steads' collection of flensing tools, antique harpoons, and scrimshaw pieces made from whale bones and teeth. An antique ship's wheel chandelier, along with a hanging lamp fashioned after a fishing net, adds to the nautical feel.
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