Home Design Innovators

Remarkable renovations that blend the old with the new. View our slide show presentation of four different homes in Chinatown, the South Shore, the South End, and Chestnut Hill.

Open Minded
A Chinatown home offers sunlit serenity to a family of Manhattan transplants.
By Mark Pasnik

Zen Palette
After an addition and a major renovation, a South Shore home finally settles into the landscape.
By Bruce Irving

Victorian Seduction
A pair of modernists learn to love the ornate details of their South End Brownstone.
By Rachel Strutt   

One + One = One
With her signature ingenuity, architect Maryann Thompson combines two Chestnut Hill duplexes to create a handsome home.
By Cathy Huyghe