Kara Butterfield

Editor-at-Large of Boston Home Magazine

Boston Home Editor-at-Large Kara Butterfield brings the latest in style and design to each quarterly issue. Originally from Australia, Kara has spent the last decade in Boston, styling for editorial and commercial photography and working with homeowners to make their homes look like the magazines she styles. Mixing designer and collectable furniture, repurposing accessories and composing product displays from stores throughout Boston, Kara's creative eye and attention to detail transforms everyday spaces and inspires her readers. Kara could construct furniture from the number of shelter magazines she owns and build tall towers from her collection of design books.

Kara Butterfield'S latest stories

Editors' Picks: Shine On

Cutting-edge metallic accessories bring glamour to the living room.

Accents: In Good Taste

Make easy work of autumn’s bounty with beautifully designed kitchenware.

A Perfect Ten: Too Hot to Handle

The utilitarian table trivet doubles as modern art.

Editors' Picks: Set Sail

Welcome summer into your home with these nautical-inspired accents.

Accents: Surf's Up

You don’t have to hang 10 to do summer in style.

A Perfect Ten: The Big Picture

No matter where you travel this season, you’ll want one of these sharp-looking shooters by your side.

Building Blocks

Color-blocking living room accessories breathe new life into everyday décor.

Hot Dog

Man's best friend meets great design.

Geometry Lesson

Play up all the angles in your home.

Soft Sell

Luxurious fur accents add warmth to your décor this winter.