Maritime Home Makeover

A Stone Harbor, New Jersey cottage with maritime roots gets a carefully curated look, using lots of flea market finds and a red, white, and blue color palette.

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Photographs: Peter Murdock, Styling: Erin Swift

Hidden Potential

Of Murphy’s many happy discoveries, like the strong, sculptural beams that emerged when the low ceilings were opened up, or the charming hardwood floors that were uncovered beneath the sullied carpeting, one hidden gem in particular inspired the home’s dramatic makeover.

The refrigerator is from Big Chill. The pendants are from Rejuvenation.

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