Now that it’s officially summer, we’re heading to the waterfront. Join us this week as we hang out in hammocks and celebrate all things nautical.
Above: Care for a dock off your front door? Photograph from A Floating House on Lake Huron.
Above: Izabella shows us around Oaxen Slip, a remarkable new Stockholm bistro and Michelin-starred dining room in a rebuilt boatyardâ€”it’s today’s Restaurant Visit.
Above: Did you know that the British Royal Navy once slept aboard ship in cocoon-like hammocks that rocked with the waves? This week’s Object Lesson by Megan Wilson is the nautical hammock.
Above: A group of NYC creatives (including the duo behind Fredericks & Mae) spend summer weekends on a houseboat docked a subway ride away. It’s Wednesday’s Rehab Diary. Photograph by Douglas Lyle Thompson for Remodelista.
Above: In Thursday’s House Call, Julie presents a well-accessorized beach house available for rent in Cornwall, England.
Above: Artist Cassandra Wilson applies a new twist to the classic sailor’s monkey knot; read about her designs in Margot’s Friday Nautical Accessories post.
Have a look at Gardenistaâ€”they’re also celebrating the Life Aquatic this week.