Author: Susan Dewey

Susan Dewey, former associate publisher and editor at Cape Cod Life Publications, lives in Centerville where she grows vegetables and flowers for Cape farmers' markets, designs perennial gardens for her son’s company, Dewey Gardens, and enjoys living on beautiful Cape Cod year round.

Susan Dewey

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There’s a Summer Place

BRICC award-winning landscape architect creates a new design for a historic home, inspired by a family’s childhood memories of Hyannis Port summers.

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Nature At Work

Explore famed landscape designer Piet Oudolf’s Nantucket garden, featured in his latest book, “Piet Oudolf At Work.”

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Shaping the Steps of Standish

The historic Myles Standish Hotel underwent extensive renovations guided by architect Patrick Ahearn in order to become a now magnificent family home.

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Grow old along with me.

Poetic prose and watercolor artistry capture the joy of old house coastal living in a small treasure of a book.

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Encompassed by Nature

Sudbury Design Group transforms a tranquil property on Fox Island in Osterville, a project that reflects the natural allure of this Cape gem.

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From the Ground Up

Martha’s Vineyard landscape and garden designer, Tara Gayle, has a plan to heal the earth and enhance its beauty.

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Visions of Light, Line & Space

Moving to Cape Cod enabled designer Dorrit Kingsbury to apply her talents to a New England landscape.

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By King or Storm

Two Cape growers, Sandwich’s Bob King and Provincetown’s Stormy Mayo, share the straight scoop on growing magnificent Dahlias.

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Home for all Seasons

A debut book traces an author’s journey to self-awareness shaped by 50 years of Craigville summers in her family’s Cape Cod cottage.

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A Holiday Showcase for the Ages

The Garden Club of Hyannis celebrates 400 years of Cape holidays with a magical transformation of South Yarmouth’s historic Cultural…

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Three Centuries of Flowering

From the 1600s until today, this ancient Orleans ‘hundred-acre wood’ has flourished in hands that cherish the land with patience…

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Where Beauty Abides

The pandemic plants the seeds for Terra Coastal, a flourishing new floral design business for customized Cape home décor. Beth…

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This Magic Moment

A Cape couple’s love for their community and each other kept their seaside wedding bright and breezy despite pandemic challenges. Jen…

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Where Cape Legends Flower

17 garden clubs to celebrate famous Cape Codders in aspecial event at Heritage Museums & Gardens  “Black Sam” Bellamy. Jackie…

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Viola Associates

Pools & Spas When you ask John Viola what makes him most proud of his company, Viola Associates in Hyannis,…

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Sudbury Design Group

Pools & Spas Mike Coutu may be the long-time owner of Sudbury Design Group, one of New England’s most widely…

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Daseco Electrical, LLC

Pools & Spas A trip to Martha’s Vineyard in 2004 to tackle some electrical work for a colleague prompted David…

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Casual Designs

Pools & Spas After working in the landscaping business for several years, Rick Concordia decided to take his career to…

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