NEW KDHamptons Exclusive Photo Diary: The 2019 Hampton Designer Showhouse Presented by Traditional Home to Benefit Stony Brook Southampton Hospital 

Living room by Alessandra Branca.

One of my favorite events of the season is touring and photographing The Hampton Designer Showhouse, the showcase for America’s premier design talent, which returns this summer in Southampton. Renowned interior designers Leta Austin Foster, Alexa Hampton, Alessandra Branca, Betsy Wentz, and Danielle Rollins, among other designers have participated to create this year’s stunning Hampton Designer Showhouse with proceeds to benefit Stony Brook Southampton Hospital. Traditional Home magazine is the Presenting Sponsor; PURIST is the Regional Magazine Sponsor; and Kohler Co. and Sub-Zero, Wolf and Cove are the Design Sponsors.Saunders & Associates is the Exclusive Real Estate Sponsor. Jamie Drake and Alexa Hampton are the Honorary Design Co-Chairmen.  If you can’t make it to the Hamptons, take an exclusive tour with me through my photographs below….

Dining room by Mabley Handler
Bar design by Mabley Handler for Kravet

The Hampton Designer Showhouse, now in its nineteenth year, features over 20 top interior designers from the Hamptons, New York City and nationwide. This year’s Showhouse takes place in a magnificent shingle style home located at 66 Rosko Lane in Southampton that has been generously donated by Paramount Custom Homes. The Showhouse Boutique is provided by Susan’s Jewelry.

Aelxa Hampton and Mark Hampton first floor master bedroom
Master bath by Erik R. Smith
John Robshaw and Sara Bengur bedroom
John Robshaw Textiles and Sara Bengur bedroom

The Showhouse will be open to the public Sunday, July 21 through Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2019. Showhouse hours will be as follows: Monday through Sunday, 11:00am – 5:00pm (last admission 30 minutes before closing). Children six and under, infants, strollers and pets are not admitted in the Showhouse. Admission to the Showhouse is $40 and includes the Showhouse Journal.

Morgan Harrison Home for Wesley Hall
Morgan Harrison Home for Wesley Hall

The Hampton Designer Showhouse is produced by Hampton Designer Showhouse Foundation, Inc. (HDSF, Inc.). HDSF, Inc. is led and operated by a dynamic team of experts from the worlds of marketing, public relations, fundraising and special events production. They have combined their talents to produce what is nowrecognized as one of the country’s most successful Showhouses. Hampton Designer Showhouse Foundation, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) corporation.

Leta Austin Foster bedroom
Leta Austin Foster bedroom

About Stony Brook Southampton Hospital: Throughout more than a century of service, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s long tradition of exceptionalcare and compassion for patients and their families has never wavered. More than 1,600 physicians, nurses, clinicians, staff, volunteers and Board Members take personal pride in the Hospital’s record of excellence andcommitment to healthcare on the East End.

Kitchen by Ciuffo Cabinetry
Laundery room by Courtney Sempliner Designs

Comprehensive programs at the Hospital cover a full-range of specialties and an extensive network of conveniently located satellite facilities from Westhampton to Montauk provides access to primary care, laboratory, radiology, specialty care, and wellness services close to home. In addition, the Hospital sponsors informative health and wellness programs through partnerships with community organizations and libraries. For more information, visit

Outdoor patio by Danielle Rollins
Britney Bromley and Bromley Landscape Design
Britney Bromley and Bromley Landscape Design

About Traditional Home: As the largest upscale shelter magazine in America, Traditional Home celebrates the union of timeless design with modern living, inspiring more than 7 million design lovers across multiple platforms to reinterpret classic elegance in a thoroughly personal way. From home and garden to food, entertaining, and travel, the brand is a testament to quality, craftsmanship, authenticity, and family—a trusted resource that respects the past, lives in the present, and embraces products designed for the future. For more information, please

John Robshaw

For more information on the Showhouse and on purchasing tickets please visit or reach out to Follow the Showhouse on Social Media at @HamptonDesignerShowhouse (Facebook and Instagram), @HamptonDesigner (Twitter), and #HamptonDesignerShowhouse.  *All photos in this feature by Kelli Delaney

Mark Hampton