When the Small's restored their cottage, tumbledown cabinetry, door frames, and window mullions were replaced with new versions
crafted from hearty oak; walls were clad in classic beaded board; and floors were lined with mildew-resistant, sand-tolerant
vinyl. Keeping things low-maintenance was a must, because the family returns to Florida for the winter. “You never know what
you’re going to get when you let yourself back in for the first time each summer,” says Small. “So we tried to choose materials
that would withstand the elements year-round.”
Get the Look: The bed is from Pottery Barn. The curtains are fabricated from Ralph Lauren for Folia fabric.