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Month: August 2016

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WE LOVE… ARTEMIS SHOES

There are some seriously talented female entrepreneurs on Nantucket … and after meeting Milicent Armstrong a few years bACK, I just knew there was something really special about this designer. With a big passion for travel, an incredibly unique style and an affection for comfortable fashion, she has truly transformed the way I look at shoes and the stories our feet can tell with her amazing Artemis Design Co. Here’s what you need to know…  THREE REASONS WHY…

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31 QUAISE ~ HOT PROPERTY

| THE WATER LOVER’S HAPPY PLACE | blACKbook & Windwalker William Raveis hot property of the week!  LOCATION: QUAISE ADDRESS: 31 QUAISE BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 3.5  FOR SALE: $9,950,000 FULL LISTING HERE 10 Things To Note About 31 Quaise: 1. THAT MASTER BEDROOM 2. THOSE VIEWS 3. THAT WATERFRONT PROPERTY 4. THAT PRIVATE OASIS FEEL 5.  THAT FRONT DINING AREA 6. THE WATER LOVER’S DREAM HOUSE  7.  THAT PROXIMITY TO TOWN 8. THAT QUAISE SUNRISE!…

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NAMES TO NOTE

One of the things you’ll always hear about Nantucket, is the concept of community and how strong it is on our little Grey Lady. And as we veer towards the end of our summer season, here are Nine Names to note on Nantucket and the wonderful, generous and inspiring things that these people are doing on ACK over the past and next few weeks. Jim Pignato + Jill Roethke Our Island. Our Family. Our…

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Fall Fashion With Katherine Hooker

When it comes to fabulous fall jackets… it’s all about how cool meets classic and how trends meet timeless. Welcome then… Katherine Hooker. This London based clothing brand is all about exquisite lines, sleek shapes and quality craftsmanship, all which creates a new classic made contemporary through this designers amazing style. And don’t just take my word… loyal customers of Katherine Hooker run the gamut… from Meryl Streep to Taylor Swift,…

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Great Point Circle Lighthouse Celebration

As we near the end of August, things slow down, the island gets calm and we are able to reflect on this beautiful little slice of heaven thirty miles out to sea… and one of the most incredible places to do that is amongst the natural beauty of Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge and Great Point Lighthouse. This Thursday, to celebrate The Trustees on ACK and what they do for our community, we have…

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Get To Know… Emily Ott Hollister

Miss blACKbook Says… Anyone who knows me, knows that my favorite thing to do on Nantucket is connect people, especially female entrepreneurs! So below, you will get to know the amazing Emily Ott Hollister… a stylish Nantucket boutique owner, a recent mom to twin boys, and an all around beautiful person, inside and out. Get her bACK story + find out how this incredible woman balances her life out here on the Grey…

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SWIM FOR MOMS…

from Miss blACKbook: “For the past few years, I have emcee’d the Swim Across America Nantucket fundraiser on Jetties Beach… one, because it is an absolutely amazing and awe-inspiring event… and two… because it raises money for our hospital, for cancer patients and  for PASCON on island. My mother passed away from Leiomyosarcoma in 2014 and I hold all fundraisers like this near and dear to my heart. Below, MANtucket and island bartender Tim Farley…

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A Nantucket 9 From Nathan Coe

When it comes to photography on Nantucket… there are a few people that possess a certain skill of making us see the island differently, over and over again… and one of those people is a man named NATHAN COE. This acclaimed photographer (who’s represented in Nantucket and New York and his work has been published in Town & Country and Vogue) takes the idea of double exposures, nudes and Nantucket landscapes to new heights… here…

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