Alyssa Giacobbe'S latest stories

Selling God

In the modern age, Unitarian Universalism's constant soul-searching had become its biggest liability: It lacked a clear advertising angle.

Up in the Air

A South End family makes use of a sprawling Tremont Street townhouse—all six floors of it.

House of Curiosities

Two ex-urbanites bring their eclectic sense of style to a 19th-century Greek Revival in Newburyport.

Out of the Closet: Bottled Up

TJ Douglas’s home reflects a man with refined tastes—and a love of sneakers.

Black & Blue

Damien Echols spent 18 years on death row until the case against him was destroyed. Now he's attempting to rebuild his life.

Fresh Take

Alina Roytberg’s Brookline home is a study in contrasts.

Mixed Media

Portobello Road co-owner Kristina Lyons’s ­Brookline closet, much like her home, is a scrapbook of the places she’s been.

Fifty Shades of White

A lakeside New Hampshire cottage becomes one designer’s stunning blank canvas.

Pregnant Pause?

Striking numbers of expectant mothers are deciding that there's nothing wrong with the occasional drink of alcohol.

Space Shifter

A Newbury Street boutique finds beauty in its second act.