Now that almost all of us are unable to journey overseas, we’re discovering treasures that don’t contain crossing an ocean. Our favourite new discovery is the non-public luxurious Maine resort, Hidden Pond. Tucked away amongst 60 acres of pristine birch forest in Kennebunkport, Hidden Pond gives a contemporary twist on the traditional New England resort expertise. The property options 46 unique guesthouses, two-bedroom cottages, one-bedroom bungalows, and new Treetop Lodges, every with a singular inside design and magnificence in addition to a spa, an natural backyard named The Farm, and the farm-to-fork restaurant, Earth.
Final month, four-time CFDA Menswear Designer of the 12 months nominee, Todd Snyder partnered with Hidden Pond to debut his first hotel-design collaboration with The From Away Lodge by Todd Snyder. The trendy suite, impressed by Todd Snyder x L.L.Bean’s Fall 2020 ‘From Away’ Runway Assortment is a takeover of one among Hidden Pond’s ten Treetop Lodges, gorgeously mixing indoor and out of doors dwelling. Echoing Hidden Pond’s ethos of rustic luxurious, Todd Snyder brings his signature type to supply visitors a one-of-a-kind keep in his distinctly designed suite, which may be booked alone or full with “The From Away Expertise” package deal curated by Todd Snyder himself.
“I used to be honored to design this suite at Hidden Pond. Our From Away Lodge is impressed by our Fall 2020 Runway Assortment, which we referred to as From Away as a result of if you’re visiting Maine, you understand you’re both a Maine-Ah (from Maine) or From Away (not from Maine). I had a number of enjoyable translating the gathering’s idea to the suite’s design aesthetic,” mentioned Todd Snyder. “The suite is a mirrored image of how impressed I used to be by my first journey to Maine – the fantastic thing about out of doors life, the individuals and the traditions. I hope a keep on this suite will assist visitors recognize what makes Maine such a particular vacation spot.”
Todd Snyder, in collaboration with Hurlbutt Design and Maine-based designer Krista Stokes, mixed conventional out of doors components with premium textures and materials to create an upscale sanctuary amongst the enchanted woods the place Hidden Pond is located. Mirroring his runway assortment, The From Away Lodge by Todd Snyder showcases a minimalist, modern design elevated by industrial accents. The inside’s playful coloration palette of crimson, black, and inexperienced, with pops of orange, embraces Todd Snyder’s forward-thinking design together with the lodge’s coastal New England appeal.
Upon coming into the Benjamin Moore Orange-painted entrance door, visitors will discover the lobby wrapped in customized camouflage wallpaper that frames a floor-to-ceiling image window, showcasing the birch forest environment whereas paintings from native Kennebunkport-based artist, David Allen, adorns the neighboring partitions. Embodying consolation and fashion-forward aptitude, the entry room and lounge’s design components embrace a customized orange Merino wool bench, customized furnishings items made out of reclaimed Russian Pine, John Derian decoupage plates hanging above the kitchen peninsula, vintage standing lamps with customized black shades and painted by hand gold lining.
Extra lounge paintings features a framed May & Maine piece illustrating the map of Maine overlaid in a quote from creator E.B. White that reads “I’d moderately really feel dangerous in Maine than really feel good wherever else.” The lounge boasts ample seating for lounging and entertaining across the fire, together with a daybed, that includes paintings above that’s constructed out of assorted supplies, together with paper, pigment, linen and wax by Laura Duerwald, complemented by mid-century lounge chairs with reupholstered L.L.Bean black and crimson plaid cloth cushions, together with an outsized round Sarreid espresso desk with a customized honed princess white marble high.
The 2 bedrooms are fitted with customized ABC House patchwork rugs, reclaimed Russian Pine headboards, mirrors that includes customized live-edge wooden frames, pebble stone-tiled toilet showers, naturally stained nickel-gap wooden alongside the partitions, honed princess white marble high night time tables and John Robshaw linen bedding accented with wool blankets. The first room, situated throughout the suite, encompasses a Herman Miller dresser, a 1920’s classic antler above the headboard and paintings from Timothy Wilson, sourced from the close by Corey Daniels gallery in Wells, Maine, whereas the secondary room boasts an vintage dresser, a framed classic Maine state flag above the headboard and Jonathan Mess reclaimed slab ceramic. Every bed room has entry to a personal screened-in porch outfitted with a built-in daybed and pillows reupholstered by designer Stephen Kenn’s distinctive navy canvas alongside chairs reupholstered with Academy Wool blankets.
A keep in The From Away Lodge by Todd Snyder features a Porch Picnic for 2 delivered to the Treetop Lodge, entry to Kennebunkport’s largest and most scenic seaside, Goose Rocks Seaside, in addition to a particular welcome. Able to bask in a rustic-chic New England escape? E-book your keep HERE!
[Photos by Douglas Friedman]