Fashions of the Pines. 1980’s.

Fashions of the Pines. 1980’s. 1980. After the success of the fashion shows of the 70’s it was decided to give it a more entertainment factor. Broadway singer, dancer, choreographer,
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Fashions of the Pines. 1970’s.

Fashion of the Pines 1970’s The 70’s arrive with a fashion show at the Sandpiper with groovy new styles. Fashion is part of FIP history. Many from the Fashion world
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The Beach Taxi History.

  Before the Water Taxi on Fire Island there was the Beach Taxi. On the deserted beaches of the growing communities the rebuilt truck or utility vehicle would take people
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The Carrington Estate Est. 1912.

The Carrington Estate. 1920,s The Carrington Family. The Carrington House during the Marquet Years, 1912-1927 Margaret Brush inherited the Fire Island property from her husband and, in September 1912, sold
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Celebrity history- Joan McCracken 1917-1961 Over the years many people have called Fire Island their home. Among the most intriguing was a woman who rose to fame as ” The girl

The Fresco / Doll House- 1974

  The Fresco / Doll House- 1974 630 Fire Island Blvd. In 1974 after his two bedroom cottage was destroyed in a fire designer William Turner decided to expand his
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The Pines Flag. 1990-1992.

The Pines Flag. Est. 1990-1992     Before the creation of the official Pines flag there was this one. No details are known on who designed it or when, but
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Halloween in the Pines.

 Halloween in the Pines…   1979. Beginning at the famed Sandpiper Halloween in the Pines is a closing of season tradition. It continues now at Sip n Twirl.. Music and
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The Art of Robert de Michiell

The Art of Robert de Michiell       1958-2015.   Robert de Michiell was one of the most prolific commercial illustrators of his time, with a distinctive style that
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Season of the Boycaught…2015.

Season 2015. After a dramatic auction straight out of  the TV show Empire the winners were PJ McAteer and Ian Reisner. The season always kicks off with the fabulous party
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