At First Glance
When designer Michael Murphy first set foot inside the outdated home his clients had purchased on the water in Stone Harbor,
New Jersey, he admits he was skeptical. Not content to merely judge a book by its cover, however, Murphy pressed on—looking
past the ashy paneling, bad wallpaper, and cramped drop ceilings to see the true soul of the home.
Murphy found the vintage flag while shopping at flea markets in Provincetown, Massachusetts.