The Hamptons are aglow with the summer’s inspiring array of showhouses, parties, installations and events. Check out EAL’s roundup of the must-experience hits of the season.
Transformed by a lineup of designers including Barbara Page Home, Elise Som Design Studio, Flynnside Out, Hagins & Mortimer Design, Madcap Cottage and Patricia Fisher Design, among others, this summer's Hampton Designer Showhouse, presented by Traditional Home to benefit the Southampton Hospital, will run from July 26 to September 7, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $35 and must be purchased in advance. The showhouse is located at 233 Old Sag Harbor Road in Bridgehampton. Learn more.
This year's Hamptons Designer Showhouse; courtesy Sotheby’s International Realty
Hamptons-area Kips Bay Decorator Show House designers will enjoy an invite-only July 24 cocktail party celebrating the publication of "40 Years of Fabulous: The Kips Bay Decorator Show House" tome by Steven Stolman. A portion of the sales will benefit the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club. Learn more.
Kiki Smith at Longhouse
This year's LongHouse Benefit will honor artist Kiki Smith, with dinner, dancing and cocktails at the enchanting garden property as well as a silent auction and awards ceremony held on July 18. Learn more and purchase tickets here.
This year's East Hampton Antiques Show, which is chaired by David Netto, kicks off with a July 17 benefit preview party and continues July 18 and 19 with a show replete with the art, furniture and garden artifacts from 50-plus dealers. Learn more.
The East Hampton Antiques Show Preview Benefit will take place July 17
Super Saturday returns to Water Mill on July 25, supporting the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. Browse booths including Kravet, in an event hosted by Kelly Ripa and Donna Karan. Learn more and buy tickets.
Garnet Hill has launched a seasonal store in Bridgehampton—the premier brick-and-mortar presence for the brand—stocked with linen, cotton and silk bedding in addition to apparel. Opening June 26, the seasonal shop is located at 2424 Montauk Hwy, Bridgehampton.
Austere, a showroom showcasing Scandinavian design, is residing at c/o The Maidstone, East Hampton, and has launched Skargaarden’s new outdoor furniture line, for purchase at the showroom. Learn more.
Now in its fourth season, Art Southampton will be held this year at Nova's Ark Project in Bridgehampton, 60 Millstone Road from July 9-13, featuring a panel discussion with designers Anthony Baratta, Jennifer Post and Scott Sanders on Friday, July 10th at 5:00 p.m. at the onsite VIP Lounge. Learn more.
The Parrish Art Museum's Midsummer Party will be held July 11, bringing together nearly 1,000 artists, philanthropists, leaders and other guests in honor of the museum. Dinner tickets start at $1,500, and dinner tables start at $15,000. The dinner will be followed by an after-paty, Midsummer After Ten Party, from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Learn more.
Midsummer Party 2014; courtesy Joe Schildhorn/BFANYC.com
Luxe Interiors + Design's “The Hamptons 50,” a special 100-page publication part of Luxe’s Summer issue, will be distributed throughout the summer starting June 30.