— SIP & SHOP —

Wednesday • May 26, 2021
4:00 – 8:00 PM • $10 Admission
Located at Solé East Resort

You are warmly invited to join us for an evening of shopping from local artisans and merchants while supporting a good cause. Situated in the gardens at Solé East Resort, start your evening with a refreshing cocktail as your peruse the outdoor marketplace. Then finish the night with dinner at the hotel restaurant.

We’ve designed a unique shopping experience that’s both intimate and spacious. To ensure a socially safe event, the number of tickets available for shoppers is limited to 200 attendees. We encourage you to reserve tickets as early as possible. 100% of ticket proceeds will be donated to i-tri. Cheers, and enjoy!

Rain Date • May 27, 2021

Meet Our Artisans & Merchants

Amy Wickersham

Maker of hand-dyed silk scarves. Each scarf becomes a work of art — a one-of-a-kind statement piece.


Anne Kothari

Fun Spring & Summer women’s clothing. Every design is limited, and never mass-produced.

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Big Oak Woodworking

Local woodworker specializing in cutting boards, charcuterie boards, bowls, and other various items made from domestic and exotic hardwoods.


Candace Ceslow Art

A painter, currently residing and working in Montauk, NY. Growing up on the Eastern End of Long Island, the ocean has played a major role in Candace’s personal and artistic development. The water is a place of rejuvenation and beauty, and at the same time, a place of deep unknowns and rough surf. My work explores the dynamic between the beauty and defenselessness that the water evokes.


Eve Behar Ceramics

Original one-of-a-kind ceramics made by hand in the heart of the Hamptons.


Grain Surfboards

Grain Surfboards leads workshops to build your own surf craft and skate decks from wood using traditional tools and techniques. They design, build and help you build true wooden surfboards with the idea that they will never see the landfill. We believe that building and surfing a hand-built wooden surfboard is the ultimate experience a surfer can have.

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Gretchen Comly Design

Bold urban accessories for powerful women. All items are handmade by women for women in our studios. Gretchen Comly design uses sustainably sourced materials in each design.


Hamptons Handpoured

Each candle is poured by hand in the heart of the Hamptons using 100% high-quality, clean-burning soy. Hamptons Handpoured was created by a Hamptons’ native, to merge her love of Interior Design, Wellness, & Small Business. Each scent used in their Signature Village Collection tells the story of life on the East End. Whether you’re here for the Summer or consider yourself a local, these candles are for all of us and this unique community we call the East End.

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Hidden Gem NY

Hidden Gem is a beautifully curated home design and gift store. With Tanya’s artwork and Temidra’s textiles, they bring a special mixture of bright colors, a touch of luxury, and bold textures to the Hamptons. Hidden Gem is a one-stop shop for truly unique items for gifts and for your home that complements the perfect modern beach lifestyle.

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Nibi Mtk

Bohemian-chic specialty store carrying clothing, accessories and outerwear. In business for nine years, with our original store in Montauk and new locations in Bridgehampton and Westhampton within the past two years. We cater to women of all ages in search of a chic beach look. We are barefoot luxury.


Pamela Eldridge

One-of-a-kind, hand-made cards with paintings by Pamela Eldridge, inspired by her travels from around the world.  These mini works of art inspire the art—literally and figuratively—of writing and mailing personal notes.


S&S Corner Shop

A variety shop in the heart of Springs offering gourmet pantry items, unique homewares, textiles, apothecary items. They also serve delicious espresso drinks!

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Shed Textile Co.

Shed Textile Company focuses on the art of hand weaving. All of the fibers used in their pieces are hand-sourced locally from farmers, spinners, shearers, dyers, makers, and tradesmen. Each artisanal design is created by hand — beginning with the initial stages of fiber selection to hand warping and dressing the loom — and is then woven on traditional wooden floor looms.


Stick + Stone

Stick + Stone is the sister company to Grain, featuring custom furniture and design, as well as handcrafted items from local artists. They operate a family-run creative space on the East End of Long Island specializing in custom wood furniture, picture framing, original art, and home furnishings. They offer workshops in jewelry making, screen printing, fabric dyeing, and more.

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A collection of men’s essentials that combine classic styling with next generation performance. Founded in Sag Harbor by veteran menswear
designer Craig O’Brien, the Sunswell line is created from custom and recycled fabrics engineered for a perfect blend of performance and comfort.
Add an impeccable fit and wear anywhere function to be ready for anything.

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Susan Nieland Jewelry

Susan Nieland has been designing one-of-a-kind necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and rings for over two decades. Lauded for its delicate craftsmanship and organic beauty, her collection is a reflection of the beautiful beaches, light and open sky that surround Susan and her family on Long Island’s East End. Susan’s handmade pieces are derived from observing nature in all of its forms.


Tasteful Skin

What you put on your body is just as important as what you put in your body. Tasteful Skin™ healing balms, moisturizing sanitizers, and therapeutic bath salt blends are made with all-natural plant-based ingredients and infused with clinical-grade essential oils — like food for your skin. Owners, Susan & Jessica, aim to elevate everyday moments of skin-care and self-care.


Our Non-Profit Partner i-tri

With your ticket purchase, we’re honored to be donating 100% of the net proceeds to i-tri. Thank you for your contribution and support! If you’d like to make an additional donation or get involved in their program, click here.

About i-tri 

i-tri is a community-based empowerment program for middle-school girls. Based in East Hampton, i-tri partners with 12 school districts across Eastern Long Island, training the girls to complete a youth-distance triathlon. Setting a seemingly impossible goal (triathlon) and then completing it empowers the girls to overcome whatever hurdles they might face in their own lives. i-tri is always free of charge to all participants and provides the girls with all of the tools they will need to succeed.

Meet Your Hosts

A past resident of Montauk, Susan Manoussoff, and her sister-in-law, Jessica Brand joined forces in 2020 to launch Tasteful Skin. They share a passion for spreading nourishment and kindness to oneself and to others.

Together they collaborated with friend, and fellow artisan, Susan Nieland Jewelry to create a special shopping event that celebrates local makers from the Hamptons while supporting i-tri. It’s a pleasure to have you join us and contribute to a magical evening of connection and commerce.

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About the Venue

Solé East Resort
90 2nd House Road • Montauk

Solé East Resort is a hotel housed in a landmark American Tudor building with a lush lawn, gorgeous gardens with bamboo walkways that create the quintessential beach club feel. It’s the ideal outdoor private venue for your most memorable events with casually luxurious accommodations for your overnight guests. Visit Solé to learn more about their event rental options or book a stay at the hotel.

Backyard Restaurant
To indulge your gastronomic palette there is the hip and healthy Backyard Restaurant on-site with outdoor seating open to the public. Enjoy the full-service restaurant bar & poolside lounge — View Restaurant Menu.

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A Tasteful Event is part of the Tasteful Brands family of businesses where we focus on cultivating goodness for oneself, our community, and our planet. Creating sustainable products, unique experiences, and delicious memories is our passion. We’re delighted that you’re here, and we invite you to learn more about our sister companies.