Alyssa Giacobbe

Arts & Entertainment

Lights! Camera! Newton?

How a tony Boston suburb became one of the most important towns in show biz.

Home & Property

Lofty Ideals

How a couple turned a downtrodden Natick lot into an artsy, open paradise.

Home & Property

A Modern Family Home in Roslindale

Could this architect couple build their own dream house?

Home & Property

Ducduc Children’s Furniture Is Built to Last

Modern furniture is made the old-fashioned way in Connecticut.

Home & Property

Lighting the Way

Northeast Lantern hand-builds fixtures guaranteed to last.


Make a Night of It

Creative excursions for every kind of bachelor and bachelorette.

Home & Property

Jamaica Plain No More

Equal parts old and new, a 19th-century Victorian came together quite simply.

Home & Property

High Style in the North End

A 1,500-square-foot urban retreat blends old-world décor with new-world luxury.

Home & Property

House of Stone

A modern masterpiece on Martha’s Vineyard gets set in concrete.

Home & Property

Vintage Beauty

Quirky collectibles and fresh, modern design collide in a South End brownstone.


Selling God

In the modern age, Unitarian Universalism’s constant soul-searching had become its biggest liability: It lacked a clear advertising angle.

Home & Property

Up in the Air

A South End family makes use of a sprawling Tremont Street townhouse—all six floors of it.

Home & Property

House of Curiosities

Two ex-urbanites bring their eclectic sense of style to a 19th-century Greek Revival in Newburyport.

Home & Property

Out of the Closet: Bottled Up

TJ Douglas’s home reflects a man with refined tastes—and a love of sneakers.


Black & Blue

Damien Echols spent 18 years on death row until the case against him was destroyed. Now he’s attempting to rebuild his life.