DPAGES: An Interview with Natasha Esch

“With a stock list that ranges from 18th century antiques to mid century classics and luxe contemporary finds – the resultant MONC XIII has captured the imaginations of stylish East Coasters and beyond.”

Departures: Home & Design

“For creating a summer look that’s more chic and less shabby, the Sag Harbor shop owned by Natasha Esch provides lighting and antique furniture that have drawn the likes of Bergdorf Goodman’s Linda Fargo and designer Steven Gambrel”

Conde Nast Living: Elements of Style

“Summer is about doing nothing, but it’s also about squeezing everything in…. Vintage Monogrammed Cotton Napkins by MONC XIII”

The New Potato: Natasha Esch

“Natasha Esch is the interior designer and entrepreneur between Sag Harbor’s home store paradise MONC XIII, where there’s a delicious combination of old and new.”

Keep It Chic: Field Trip- MONC XIII

“MONC Xlll is full of antique and vintage furniture, gorgeous homeware, and my favorite Cire Trudon candles. A perfect rainy day destination.”

Veranda: Gifts For Him

“Leather-wrapped, whipstitched gardening shears by Sol y Luna are slip-resistant and will mold to his hand, making for comfy snipping and pruning for years to come.”

Architectural Digest: Shopping Most Wanted

“Sol y Luna’s whipstitched-leather nesting trays are a stylish solution for serving and storage.”

HC&G: Shop Talk

“If the holidays are made for gathering around the hearth, then make sure it’s looking its best.”

Lonny Mag: 13 Trade Secrets

“Every winter my fireside library becomes the central living area of my house. I’d like to enhance its coziness by adding warm metal accents, a new backgammon set, and copper-colored throw pillows.”

Refinery29: Home Stalking! 30 Cool NY Rooms

“Natasha Esch of Monc XIII has created a living room with just the right balance of blue accents in both flowers and pillows and throws. We love how the rest of the palette is muted in comparison.”

Eye Swoon: MONC XIII

“Natasha has curated a design store that is truly a handpicked plethora of dreamy European antiques, some customized with timeless fabrics, others respectfully kept intact to show off their original patina.”

Vanity Fair- My Stuff: Laura Wasser

Under Laura Wasser’s Inspirations: “Go-to website MONC XIII (www.monc13.com) by Natasha Esch. (She [Natasha] also has a fantastic home store in Sag Harbor.)”

Hamptons Magazine- Haute Home

“Today, customers and friends come to MONC XIII not simply for its infinite, and infinitely tempting, home decor possibilities but also for its spalike atmosphere and private events…”

Ninatchka- Inspirational Chic

“Living well is about recognizing that the great beauty and power of objects is not in our reverence for them, rather in our ability to integrate them into our everyday lives.”

Hamptons Magazine: The To Do List

“During the final weeks of summer, spend a lazy day on the porch playing backgammon, which gives you a perfect excuse to pop into MONC XIII in Sag Harbor for one of Geoffrey Parker’s beautifully crafted sets.”

Beach: Modern Luxury: Pursuits of Happiness

“Natasha Esch, owner of the carefully curated Sag Harbor design boutique MONC XIII, reveals her summer entertaining essentials, perfect for chic soirees and lazy (buy stylish) days of family fun.”

Habitually Chic: Chic in Sag Harbor: MONC XIII

“Across the street from Bloom is another great home store called MONC XIII. It opened last year to rave reviews but this was my first time visiting.  I especially loved the French linens and leather clad coolers.  The Hermes china wasn’t too shabby either.  Definitely check it out on your next visit to Sag Harbor.”

Elle – Elle Fashion: Designer Shops, Hot Spots and More

“Don’t pay attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches,”…Snaps of pals such as Keith Haring at housewares emporium MONC XIII, opening July 12.

House Beautiful: Tablescape by Oliver M. Furth

“With a love of gutsy hues, the Los Angeles-based designer finds that his table is a fun place to experiment with color.”

Lonny Magazine – Hamptons Hit List

The circular staircase alone, with its cinematic sweep, is worthy of a visit. But the true genius of the Sag Harbor store is a co-owner Natasha Esch’s edited interpration of eclecticism…

Envie-Mag.com – Hamptons: MONC XIII

“When you find aesthetes like the Olsen Twins or Gwyneth Paltrow on the clients’ list, the chance that this store is packed with the most amazing furniture pieces, is quite big.”

Hamptons Magazine – Buy Design

“Natasha Esch brought her impeccable taste to Sag Harbor last season with her first brick-and-mortar store, MONC XIII. Esch organizes her rare and high-end wares in collections such as Dark Harbor, which includes pieces like a midcentury Italian brass mirror…”

VanityFair.com – Vanity Vacations

“Eight-thirty a.m. means it’s time to burn off Pierre’s almond croissant at SoulCycle Bridgehampton, followed by shopping at my new favorite “house porn” store, Natasha Esch’s MONC XIII, in Sag Harbor…”

Hamptons Cottages & Gardens – Summer Stock

New York–and Sag Harbor–based decorator Steven Gambrel has designed this gorgeous Lacquer Company T-handel tray of burnished brass with a mosaic eggshell inlay–the ideal complement for an elegant home office.

DuJour – New Design Stars

In some ways, a modeling agent is the perfect person from whom to buy antique furniture-her eagle eye is trained to spot treasures in the unlikeliest of places. And that’s exactly what you get at Sag Harbor’s recently unveiled boutique MONC XIII…

Architectural Digest – Shopping Most Wanted

Sol y Luna adds a generous dose of luxe to a run-of-the-mill garden tool with its leather sheather watering can. Available in rich Cognac, shown, or brown and trimmed with gutsy topstitching. It measures 12″ tall and costs $115 at the recently opened MONC…  

GOOP – The Hamptons Guide

New this year is Monc 13, an interior design store stocking antique and vintage furniture plus smaller accessories for the home, like linens, cushions, cutlery and glassware. The look is eclectic…

Martha Stewart Living – Tastemaker

Natasha Esch has a gift for making the traditional look frees, whether that means earring an antique Turkish cross pendant on a chunky brass chain or setting off an English country-style oak bench with a mint-green 1950′s floor lamp. “I’m a big believer in creating tension between…

Elle Decor – The Best New Stores

The Hamptons shop owned by interior designer Natasha Esch carries furniture ranging from 18th-century antiques to midcentury finds, as well as accessories and tabletop items. Among the offerings are vintage lighting form Austria and Italy…

Nina Farmer Interiors – Monc XIII

New this season to the Hamptons design scene is the store Monc XIII. Located in Sag Harbor the store features vintage furniture from the18th century to mid and home accessories, including…

Mom Filter – Natasha Esch

“MONC XIII by Natasha Esch features an impeccable curation of “18th-century to midcentury” furniture. In addition to her amazing taste in furniture, we love her look…”

Julib.com – The Trendsetters

Former Wilhelmina Models agency exec Natasha Esch ditched the corporate world to focus on her love of finely curated design. Hamptons home store MONC XIII is the result.

Hamptons Magazine – Abode & Beyond, An Inside Look

Sag Harbor has long been a gathering place for writers and artists. Natasha Esch will honor that tradition in the new home store Monc XIII she opened in the village’s historic heart. ”Our goal is to hold events here with people who are in the creative field–whether it’s designers…

Chevrons & Stripes – MONC XIII

I’ve always dreamed of owning my own little brick and mortar shop, and if that day comes, I hope it’s half as chic as Monc XIII the new Sag Harbor shop from Natasha Esch…

Daily Dan – Stores to Explore!

…But it was only after a long stint in New York City and Los Angles that they decided to become full time East Enders, embarking on a new life at the helm of Monc XIII…

The Daily Dan – Leslie’s Favorite Nautical Pieces


Newsday – Hot In The Hamptons

Drop-dead gorgeous describes this “all things home” entry into the home furnishings market, “curated” by Natasha Esch, an interior designer…Esch markets thing she covets and admits to having a bit of separation anxiety…

The New York Observer, Hamptons Living – Where to Shop

Natasha Esch’s new homestore in historic Sag Harbor is a reflection of her and husband Matt Coffin’s worldly taste and desire to embrace the creative community. She sought out artisanal companies for everything from candles to furniture…

Curve – Stores We Love: MONC XIII in the Hamptons

…shoppers will find a beautiful environment and unique, spectacular, hand-picked selections from 18th Century to Mid Century in this seaside jewel. If you’re in the Hamptons this Summer, be sure to stop by…

Hamptons.com – Shop the Hamptons: MONC XIII

Natasha’s curation of the store incorporates her unique design philosophy – a balance of beauty, function, and quality of life. The vintage furniture selection at Monc XIII is eye catching…

Fodor’s – Best Boutiques In The Hamptons

Sag Harbor’s MONC XIII has quickly become a tastemaker favorite for its hand picked selection of stylish home furnishings and house gifts that are chic and much more original than a bottle of wine.

Thrillist.com – The Flotsam

With salvaged oak barn ceilings and repurposed industrial lighting, this vintage shop’ll provide the discerning gentleman everything from sailing/ fishing/ surfing books (plus old Hemingways and tomes from former …

Hamptons Magazine – “New in Town”

“I don’t restrict myself,” says Natasha Esch, co-owner and veteran interior designer. Esch curates the entire bi-level shop herself and fills the space with “all things home,” be it vintage, antique, utility, or artisanal.

Blackbookmag.com – The Hamptons: Shop

It is hard to say whether the space or the items within are more impressive. The building itself is an extension of the owners design aesthetic with reclaimed oak ceilings, and salvaged Bendheim antique glass windows.

New York Post/NYPost.com – Hamptons Players

The Berti kitchen knives sold at Natasha Esch’s new home store, Monc XIII, are so special, they’re individually signed by the artisans who craft them. Her collection of unique pieces ranges from perfume guns…

DansHamptons.com – New Stores

A brand new exciting home shop has recently opened. Monc XIII 40 Madison Street, 631-808-3333, offers an exclusive selection of “all things home,” vintage furniture and stylish home accents from high-end luxury…

Dan’s Papers – South of the Highway

The New York Post offered readers some hot Hamptons picks last week, including the Hamptons Players Club in East Hampton, Monc XIII in Sag Harbor…

Blackbookmag.com – Summer 2012 in the Hamptons

If you’re looking for some cool, expensive stuff for your home that doesn’t involve listening to a lengthy personal story from Mr. Fairchild about how he found such and such a piece in the powder room of some Maharaja, Monc XIII…

Sag Harbor Express – New Businesses Burst Forth

Across the street, in an immaculately renovated building, Natasha Esch and Matt Coffin have opened Monc XIII. With antique and vintage furniture and accents for the home, Esch describes it as “a store for all things home”.

Pure Wow Hamptons – Weekend Agenda

Trying to find the perfect 1950s chair or antique napkins in a shade of lavender? Designer Natasha Esch has done the search for you, curating a collection of vintage and antique furniture along with home accessories for…

JULIB Trendsetters

“Always a fan of fine editing and inspiration for the home, MONC XIII marks the culmination of a long held dream to create a beautiful setting that captures my love of old and new…

Dan’s Papers – Shop ‘Til You Drop

A brand new exciting home shop has recently opened in Sag Harbor. Monc XIII, located at 40 Madison Street, offers an exclusive selection of “all things home,”…

JULIB.com – MONC XIII

The collection throughout the store includes chairs from Jacques Adnet, tables from Willy Rizzo, and pieces from Osvaldo Borsani, Kaare Klint, James Mont and others…

HauteLiving.com – Luxury Attache

Interior designer Natasha Esch’s chic mix of vintage and antique furniture and modern accoutrements brilliantly compliment any home style.

Curbed Hamptons – Store Opening

Even though they now call Bridgehampton home, it seems as if Natasha Esch and husband Matt Coffin aren’t ready to completely leave Sag Harbor. The duo has opened Monc XIII at 40 Madison Street—a home store that…