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Perry, Iowa

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HAIR BY PETER BUTLER FOR ARTISTSBYTIMOTHYPRIANO.COM

MAKEUP BY PIA GUCCIONE

ACCOMMODATIONS BY THE HOTEL PATTEE

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON MARISA MILLER SWIMSUIT BY GIDEON OBERSON ($136)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON MARISA MILLER SWIMSUIT BY RITCHIE SWIMWEAR ($69) PENDANT BY KC DESIGNS ($390)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON MARISA MILLER SWIMSUIT BY EMAMO ($160) PENDANT BY KC DESIGNS ($390)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON JESSICA VAN DER STEEN SWIMSUIT BY TOMMY HILFIGER SWIM ($42) NECKLACE BY KAREN KARCH FOR PUSH ($2,300)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON JESSICA VAN DER STEEN SWIMSUIT BOTTOM BY RITCHIE SWIMWEAR ($37) PENDANT BY KC DESIGNS ($250)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON MELISSA KELLER SWIMSUIT BY LETARTE BY LISA CABRINHA ($120) TOP BY HELENA STUART FOR ONLY HEARTS ($36)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON JESSICA VAN DER STEEN SWIMSUIT BY REBEQUINHA ($100) PENDANT BY KC DESIGNS ($250)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON MARISA MILLER SWIMSUIT BY POMPEI BEACH ($122)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON MELISSA KELLER SWIMSUIT BY PISCES SWIMWEAR ($115) PENDANT BY KC DESIGNS ($1,240)

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JEFF OLSON MARISA MILLER SWIMSUIT BY INTUITION BEACHWEAR ($72)

B/W PHOTO: JEFF OLSON Hotel Pattee, Perry, Iowa for more information on the Hotel Pattee, please see page 235 A few local farmers were all ears as Melissa and Marisademonstrated the importance of crop rotation.

COLOR PHOTO: BILL GEDDES (2) [See caption above] The hotel, an Arts and Crafts marvel built in 1912, has the bestof two worlds: a complete European spa and a bowling alley. For more information on the Hotel Pattee, please see page 235.

COLOR PHOTO: BILL GEDDES (2) [See caption above] Every room in the hotel is unique, with its own design theme andname, such as the Russian Room (below).

COLOR PHOTO: PETER BUTLER [See caption above] Some of the buildings around Perry are more than 100 years old,but the farming is thoroughly up-to-date--this barn is alongsidea soybean field.

COLOR PHOTO: DIANE SMITH [See caption above] You know how you can tell Marisa is a pro? It's 5 a.m., and shestill manages a smile for the cameraman shooting SI's "Makingof...." video.

COLOR PHOTO: BILL GEDDES [See caption above] Pattee's library has big, comfy chairs that are ideal for a quicknap under a "Wall Street Journal."

COLOR PHOTO: MORNING STAR PHOTO

B/W PHOTO: JEFF OLSON