Old-School Prep: An unassuming pool house with a daybed for guests.
Modern Prep: The pool house keeps the classic lines but has more space to house that financially overextended relative who doesn't seem to be leaving anytime soon.
Old-School Prep: Subdued plaid upholstery in the living room.
Modern Prep: Vibrant plaid upholstery in the dining room.
Old-School Prep: Gingham all over the sofas.
Modern Prep: Burberry Novacheck "thrown" on the sofas.
Old-School Prep: Tartan paired with steamer trunks.
Modern Prep: Tartan paired with high-gloss walls.
Old-School Prep: There's no such thing as clutter. Or "musty."
Modern Prep: We believe in clean lines. Not "dusty."
Old-School Prep: Hand-me-down Oriental rugs, drop-leaf tables and gingham.
New Prep: Zigzag rugs, glass tables and blue velvet.
Old-School Prep: Monograms and pineapple.
Modern Prep: Monograms and marble.
Old-School Prep: Ticking stripes, peeling paint, and faded roses.
Modern Prep: Bold stripes, lacquer paint and giraffe sconces.
Old-School Prep: Heavy handed use of preppy color combinations like pink and green.
Modern Prep: A white palette accented by bits of preppy color combinations like yellow and green.
Old-School Prep: Trellis, wide plank hardwoods, and a vintage Schwinn (note she has vintage YSL and Hermes bags).
Modern Prep: Trellis, West Elm wood chairs, and a vintage Saarinen (note she has a classic monogrammed tote from Bean's!).
Old-School Prep: Casually tossed racquets in the mudroom.
Modern Prep: Cheeky racquet prints on the wall.