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Best of Boston Home 2013

Every year we consult with dozens of local experts, and then check out Boston ourselves to find the best people to make your dream home a reality. No matter how big your project, we’ve got the best choices for you. Check out the Best of Boston Home 2013 winners.

Features

Modern Family

With the help of LDA Architecture & Interiors, two London transplants take a 1960s Weston home into the 21st century. Though traditional and fitting on the exterior, the light-filled, airy interior speaks to the more modern sensibility.

Into the Light

A couple transforms a 19th-century Beacon Hill townhouse into a contemporary masterpiece. Looking for a home as sophisticated as they are, the mathematical physicist couple realized that they would have to create their vision.

Wellfleet Solstice

In the hush of the off-season, a midcentury modern Nathaniel Saltonstall home, updated by Hammer Architects, is the perfect backdrop for winter’s cozy cardigans and edgy accessories.

Departments

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Mass. Made: Keeping Time

Chelsea Clock has been crafting exquisite timepieces in its Everett Avenue factory since the turn of the 20th century.

Also In This Issue

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Found Art: Time Warp

A mind-bending art piece by John Chervinsky exploring the principles of “time, light, space, and gravity.”

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Editor's Picks: Winter White

In the absence of color, beautiful form takes center stage with these white wonders.

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Shop: Treasure Hunt

Andrew Spindler Antiques & Design offers an eclectic alternative to catalog shopping.

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A Perfect Ten: Shelf Life

All’s well that ends well. These bookends are no exception.

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Relax: Warm and Fuzzy

When the weather outside is frightful, find solace in throws delightful.

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Plan: Oh, the Places You'll Go

Shrug off winter’s chill and plan your next great adventure with these unique accessories.

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Soft Landing

A long day of sifting and sautéing calls for a luxuriously cozy chair.

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One Great Room: Silk Road

Designer Stephanie Rossi achieves a comfortably upscale look in a Back Bay sitting room.