Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Going coastal

Just in time for summer, wedded dynamos Annie Kelly and Tim Street-Porter bring us the fourth title in their Rooms to Inspire book series, Rooms to Inspire by the Sea. Featured residences include those of uber-creatives India Hicks, John Derian, Matthew Rolston, and Juan Montoya, and there are projects by two of Los Angeles's brightest stars, Martyn Lawrence Bullard and Peter Dunham, to boot.

Be it a Caribbean cottage or a modernist condo in Palm Beach, living at land's end offers "a more carefree and idealized way of life stripped of the complications of the workaday world," writes Kelly. Indeed! The beach is just a few miles away... I think I hear it calling...




Published by Rizzoli, $55