04/27/18 6:10am

This Orient bathroom is high style meets high functionality. (Bridget Elkin, Daniel Gale, Sotheby’s International Realty)

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A well-designed bathroom offers so much more than a place to freshen up. These spaces are an oasis where you can shut the door to recharge and wash away the stress of the day.

Leave cookie-cutter vanities and finishes behind, and find inspiration for your dream bathroom in these designs on the North Fork and Shelter Island. (more…)

02/16/18 7:11am

Designer Keith Mazzei created this nautical-inspired kitchen in this Nassau Point home. (Credit:Ric Marder Imagery)

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A kitchen is one of the most important rooms in any home. It’s where we spend a lot of our time — be it simple moments like opening the mail or more cherished activities like family dinners. In a space where so many memories are made, it’s easy to understand why the kitchen should be a personal oasis. (more…)

03/27/17 6:02am
An aerial view of the Long Island Sound in Greenport. (Credit: Bridget Elkin)

An aerial view of the Long Island Sound in Greenport. (Credit: Bridget Elkin)

As an aerial photographer, Bridget Elkin has a unique view of the North Fork. On a regular basis, the East Marion resident pilots a drone a few hundred feet above creeks, beaches, and rows of corn or vines, sharing the beauty she discovers with more than 9,000 Instagram followers at @northforkgrown.

But it’s not just from that rarely explored vantage point that Elkin fell in love with the place she’s called home for the past several years.

“Even just running an errand, I’m often stopped in my tracks and find myself needing to stop to take a photograph,” she said. “Photographers talk about the golden hour, but every hour on the North Fork is truly special.” (more…)