Raquel Kaplan

Contributing Digital Editor

Raquel Kaplan is a graduate of Northeastern University. She is an instructor in the First Year Writing Program at Emerson College and a student in the Writing & Publishing MA Program. In her free time, you can find her sipping Earl Grey, marveling at flowers, volunteering with 826 Boston, and practicing Vinyasa yoga in the North End. She has a penchant for pasta and mussels and holds court on her blog, North End Explorer.

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12 Flower Vases for Every Bloom

It's time to take your flower arranging to the next level.

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Infusion Furniture Is Modern with a Traditional Twist

And the workshop is in Milton.

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18 Accessories Inspired by Americana Lifestyle

These key red, white, and blue items are tasteful year-round.

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HomeGoods Launches an iOS Mobile App

Follow local stores and share home décor products all from your iPhone.

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The Ultimate Steak Knives

R. Murphy and Boston HandyWorks collaborate to create a winning product for Food52.

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Kerry Joyce Launches a Textured Wallpaper

The collection is now available at The Martin Group in Boston Design Center.

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Host the Most Patriotic Party on the Block

Decked out in stars, stripes, red, white, and blue.

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Nine July 4 Decorations

From pinwheels to string lights.

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The Ocean House Is Ready for Its Close-Up

A historic seaside hotel evades demolition and gets a makeover instead.

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Room & Board Opens in Back Bay

The enormous showroom is the company's first New England location.

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10 Questions with Jill Goldberg

Goldberg is recognized by New England Home and Traditional Home.

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Garden Seating for Spaces from Small to Sprawling

Relax and enjoy your plants with these garden seating options for every space.

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M-Geough Now Sells Matthew Studios Products to the Design Trade

Check out the gemstone-inspired lighting, tables, and hardware.

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10 Questions with Lisa Davis

The designer dishes on her favorite vendors for custom work and more.

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A Nantucket Boutique Hotel Inspires a Home Goods Sale

Plus: eight pro tips for your next visit to the island.