Stories

Favorites

Shelter Island

RT_040517_Editorial_Still_Life15080

Now that summer has hit its stride, I’m in my element … specifically, spending as much time as possible in Shelter Island.  My family and I spend most weekends there enjoying the slower pace and the subtle sensations of summer — the smell of lavender from the porch, the salty air on a stony beach, and the variations of blue of the hydrangeas (the blues seem especially vivid this year!).

Lavender  ShelterIsland-Beach

ShelterIsland-Hydrangeas

Shelter Island photos by Wayne Pate

In quiet times, my nose is usually in a book with a glass of wine nearby, and my style is especially simple  — a cotton jumpsuit always feels right, and my husband and I share a love of espadrilles.

RTbyVedia

photo by Vedia Ayvaz

 

Discover the La Vie Collection