YOU CAN’T GO WRONG WITH THE CLASSICS
“My mother’s modern tropical aesthetic included all crisp white cotton slipcovered upholstery, China Seas batiks, Ward Bennett rattan-and-chrome Sled chairs, and the first Belgian wall-to-wall coir [coconut husk] carpeting that anyone had ever seen. As children we were shocked by its scratchiness, but even then I knew it was chic.”
AHEAD OF THE CURVE Lindroth found this semicircular rattan sofa on eBay, and covered the cushions in white cotton slipcovers. The hand-painted checkerboard floors make the newer home feel like its older Harbour Island neighbors.
FINE PRINTThe entryway of this Bahamian home was designed in the spirit of the iconic Lyford Cay Club. The walls are covered in a China Seas Lyford Pagoda print on grasscloth.