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Bostonista Travels: How to Recover From Hell on Waves

A recent weekend jaunt to Block Island, a 33-minute fast ferry trip from Point Judith, Rhode Island, began with a boat ride beyond bumpy. We’re […]

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The Bostonista Workout: 5 Minutes, Max

Bostonista seeks: Workout that can produce Jessica Alba pre-baby (or, hell, post-baby) abs with minimal sweat output. And: By the weekend. Thanks. We’re not lazy. […]

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David Beckham Loves: Bostonista!

Here at Bostonista we’re not above namedropping. Who has time for modesty? Which is why we’ll quickly and easily take credit for a recent accessory […]

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Bostonista Loves: The Kindle

I’ve lately been in the downsizing mood. Changing apartments this spring satisfied my need to purge. A family yard sale soon after cleared out the […]

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The Intern Files: Guerilla Fashion

While we might not always remember this, fashion is about more than just clothing or how things look. A lot of what makes a style […]

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Product Review: Breville Juice Fountain Plus

Sophomore year of college, I lived downstairs from a bunch of football players. Every Sunday, the boys would venture off campus to a teammate’s house […]

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Dispatches: Behind the Scenes at Fall Fashion

Because we’re nothing if not dedicated employees, this Bostonista spent Friday and a precious summer Saturday in the funky, dirty, sweltering hot fields of the […]

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Bostonista How-to: The Louis Boston Sale

Here at Bostonista, we take pains to support the local economy, even when our 401ks are tanking. So despite the downturn, we’ve been shopping all […]

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Bostonista Loves: Boston Handmade Marketplace

It’s happened to all of us. You’re taking a stroll in that awesome t-shirt you bought on Newbury Street last week when you spot someone […]

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Retail Review: Samsonite Black Label

When I travel, I’d like to think I do it in style, but I must confess that chic (and uber-pricey) luggage has always kind of […]

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Store Opening: John Derian

I once had a boyfriend who loved to brag that he knew what ‘decoupage’ was — and, he’d add, he wasn’t even gay! (At the […]

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The Taste of Harvard Square (aka Christmas in June)

Chowder can sympathize with the hordes of tourists now descending upon Boston, and the confusion they must feel with our myriad dining options. We find […]

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Store Opening: Kiehl’s in Burlington

We were pretty jazzed when Kiehl’s decided to open its hallowed doors on Newbury Street six years ago, and when the beauty legend joined the […]

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Bostonista goes Green

Unless you’ve been living in a cave (or trapped in an ANTM marathon black hole), you’ve probably figured out that going green is way, way […]

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Sex’s Greatest Hits: Part 1!

In anticipation of the Sex and the City movie Bostonista will not only be swilling commemorative cosmos, we’ll also be counting down what we consider […]