Courtney Hollands

Winter Warmer

Can a chunky sweater be sexy?

Spin Doctor

Hitting the decks in a new hands-on DJ course.

Wild Time

t’s a style jungle out there — and this oversize faux-tortoise-shell timepiece by Nixon fits right in with the menagerie.

Thoroughly Modern J.P.

There’s a new furniture and décor store in town, and—surprise—it’s not in the South End.

Pipe Dreams

When Channel 5 reporter John Atwater isn’t piecing together stories for the day’s newscast, he’s usually piecing together one-of-a-kind lamps.

Bright Young Thing

Emily Scott, the emerging talent behind Somerville jewelry shop E. Scott Originals, has a sparkling style all her own.


The 50 Best Restaurants in 2011

If it’s serious, considered advice on where to eat that you’re after, you need this: the intelligent diner’s guide to dining out now.

New Kid on the Block

An eco-minded baby shop gives modern parents plenty to coo about.

Oh My Mod

With a timeless tailored cut and chic color blocking, this coat is right on trend: It’s Twiggy, with a modern twist.

Thrill of the Hunt

A tucked-away North End shop specializes in manly American-made gear—like Indiana Jones’s boots.

Style Smarts

Nature as muse is nothing new, Nervous System’s unexpected designs are a definite change.