Window treatments for the well-exposed home.

By Joyce Wagner


An Aquinnah home surrounded by conservation land, with sweeping views of the Atlantic and private beach access, offers a remote, quiet retreat.

By Erin Haggerty


The Martha’s Vineyard Camp Meeting Association, an old-fashioned neighborhood of tiny colorful cottages in the center of Oak Bluffs, has an appealing storybook quality to it, along with some unusual ownership eccentricities.

By Remy Tumin


Recently renovated by architect Dudley Cannada, this whaling captain’s house combines an interesting past with modern amenities.

By Remy Tumin


He started the Seafood Shanty; he owned the Harbor View Hotel. He helped shape a town as well as an island. Now in his late eighties, he lives in a penthouse looking out over the Edgartown Light – far from his poor roots.

By Elaine Pace


Frances Tenenbaum’s 2006 book, Gardening at the Shore, holds a place of honor on many an Island bookshelf.

By Phyllis Meras


Renowned among Island gardeners, Paul Jackson has spent years working the soil in his Edgartown home garden, with awe-inspiring results.

By Susan Catling


Summer on Martha’s Vineyard is an annual tradition for thousands of families.

By Jim Miller