Kara Butterfield

Contributor

Weddings

Setting the Scene

Love dressing up your dinner table? Accent your dishes with elegant flatware, available at local shops.

Weddings

Amazing Lace

Effortlessly elegant and romantic, the world’s loveliest fabric offers inspiration for the latest wedding must-haves.

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Editors’ Picks: Purple Craze

Forget jewel tones; accents in soft lilac and lavender can pack a punch, too.

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Editors’ Picks: Fun and Games

Hosting guests for the holidays? Keep them entertained with these designer playthings.

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Editors’ Picks: Time to Shine

Gleaming chrome finishes and colorways steal the limelight this season.

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Editors’ Picks: Glass Act

Color and shape flawlessly combine in the season’s most delicate wares.

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Editors’ Picks: Lights, Camera, Design

Movie night never looked so good.

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Perfect 10: Do the Twist

These elegant corkscrews make easy work of serving your favorite vino.

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Editors’ Picks: Neutral Zone

From cuddle-worthy throws to plush sofas, these easy-to-match pieces are an ideal complement to any space.

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Editors’ Picks: Baker’s Best

Whipping up treats for the holidays? Functional yet elegant, these kitchen essentials truly take the cake.

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Editor’s Picks: Uncommon Threads

Fashion meets home décor in these fringed must-haves.

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Accents: Poolside Play

Colorful accessories bring the heat.

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Designer of the Day: Marc Newson

This Aussie genius has tackled everything from furniture to sneakers to automobiles.

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One Great Room: Erlich Architects

California dreamin’ on a chilly February day.

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Phillip Jones’ Photographs of Boston

See the city in a whole new light.