Author: Shannon Willey

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Sustainability Meets Style with Fermob — Just in Time For Summer!

With Memorial Day weekend comes the promise of summer. It’s time to dust off those patios and porches and spruce up your outdoor space for entertaining friends and family. I think we can all agree that after a long cold winter of social distancing, an outdoor furniture refresh should be at the top of the…

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Create a Welcoming Entryway: 10 Smart Tips To Leave a Lasting First Impression

Just like a friendly smile and a warm hug welcomes a visitor — your entryway makes the same introduction for your home. It’s the first thing you and your guests see when walking in the door. It sets the tone about your family and lifestyle.  Decorating this space shouldn’t be an afterthought! You want to…

How to Use Eco-Friendly Products and Aromatherapy For Healthy Spring Cleaning
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How to Use Eco-Friendly Products and Aromatherapy For Healthy Spring Cleaning

We’re in full-on spring cleaning mode on the blog, and today, being Earth Day, I wanted to talk about the benefits of using eco-friendly cleaning products in your home. The fresh scents and colors of nature in springtime serve as inspiration for me in my design and in creating homes that are sustainable for people…

A Sea Green Story | Miscellany | Sustainable Style

Sustainable Style: Easy Changes that are Healthy for You, Your Family, and the Planet

Lately, I’ve been reflecting on the wild events of the past year and the fact that I’ve had my Southampton interior design business for over 20 years! So much has happened since I first started my business, but one thing hasn’t changed: my commitment to beautiful design with sustainability in mind. Why sustainability? I believe…

Top 10 Last Minute Coastal Christmas Gifts
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Top 10 Last Minute Coastal Christmas Gifts

Listening to the news this morning, I heard that yesterday (Super Saturday) is the biggest shopping day of the year because it’s the last Saturday before Christmas. If you haven’t yet found that special gift for the lover of the coastal lifestyle on your list, take a look at my top 10 Coastal Christmas Gifts….

The Lastest Coastal Design Movement: Eclectic Coastal
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The Lastest Coastal Design Movement: Eclectic Coastal

Today’s post is the last in my series of five posts featuring different types of coastal style. Honestly, I can’t believe 5 weeks have gone by since my first post in this series, and New York State remains in “Pause “, and only portions of the country are starting to recover from the Corona virus…