If the movie Manhattan (1979) fell in love with the lively and fascinating city of New York, with the film Something's Gotta Give (2003) dreamed of a house like the character of Diane Keaton in the Hamptons exclusive Long Island.

Having a summer house on the east coast of New York is not accessible to all budgets, but bring your beach apartment breathe this look. You have the keys to a so refreshingly welcoming as elegant and timeless decorative style.

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If anything they have in common houses or style of the Hamptons is light. Large floor to ceiling windows flood of clarity the main rooms of the house, while they give the best views of the garden or the nearby beach.

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It is common for count windows with decorative white paneled, giving an elegant and traditional look very in tune with this style. And the curtains? No wonder that on more than one occasion dispensed with in favor of more light, or simply to enjoy postcard views.

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White Full Color

It is the color of the Hamptons style. Walls, floors, ceilings, furniture, textiles ... White, and by extension the neutral tones, flood everything, giving relaxing and sedate atmosphere perfect for relaxing after a long day at the beach.

But beware, white is not synonymous with cold, quite the opposite! The style of the Hamptons is cool, because in a summer house so required, but cozy and homey at the same time.

More wood!

There is not limit. Wood, either natural, refloated, aged finish, etched or painted white, is the protagonist of this decorative style. In fact, it is common for the typical houses of the Hamptons count on walls, floors and lined with wooden slats, in most cases painted white ceilings.

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It is no coincidence, as the houses made with 100% wood structure are the majority in the United States.

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marine inspiration

In a beach house, either on the Mediterranean coast or on Long Island, you can not miss the sailors and nautical details.

Shells collected on the sand during sunset strolls, starfish, coral, fish lamps, signs with slogans shirts (beach, pier ...), textiles with marine motifs, paddles, lighthouses, whether as a decorative motif or object ( one of the most iconic lighthouses in the area include Montauk Lighthouse in East Hampton) ...

Blue accents

If white is the star color of this decorative style, blue is his faithful squire. Is there a color combination that evokes summer better than white and blue?

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Textiles or supplements usually occurs in its most intense hue, a navy refreshing, while large surfaces such as walls, usually imposed its variant candy, a heavenly soft.

A beach chair named mountain

The style of the Hamptons not be understood without its outer majestic. impeccably trimmed green gardens, ancient trees, porches decorated to detail ... And an incombustible this classic style, Adirondack chair, which is characterized by being formed by a series of flat wooden planks assembled, the back and seat are sloped and has wide armrests. Anecdotally it noted that this chair was designed by Thomas Lee in 1903 to enjoy the fantastic scenery of the Adirondack Mountains in Westport, hence the name.

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STYLE Hamptons: THE LOOK TO COPY IN YOUR HOME want SUMMER

We invite you to browse the gallery houses here where you breathing a very look of the Hamptons, a style that unprepossessing elegance and chic decorations shirts country knows no boundaries.