Kara Butterfield

Boston Home Editor-at-Large Kara Butterfield brings the latest in style and design to each quarterly issue. Originally from Australia, Kara has spent the last decade in Boston, styling for editorial and commercial photography and working with homeowners to make their homes look like the magazines she styles. Mixing designer and collectable furniture, repurposing accessories and composing product displays from stores throughout Boston, Kara's creative eye and attention to detail transforms everyday spaces and inspires her readers. Kara could construct furniture from the number of shelter magazines she owns and build tall towers from her collection of design books.

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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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Editor’s Picks: Sunny Side Up

Invite color into your home with these yellow statement pieces.

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Accents: Al Fresco Affair

A must-have for sunny spring afternoons, picnic gear gets an elegant upgrade.

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Accents: Be Kind, Unwind

Luxe bath accessories make every day a spa day.

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Editor’s Picks: On the Dot

These terrazzo-inspired goods will have you dreaming of Italy in no time.

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Accents: Raising the Bar

Add some sparkle to cocktail hour with these metallic must-haves.

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Editors’ Picks: Cosmic Chic

Add universal charm to your home with celestial-inspired pieces.

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Clean Sweep

Breathe new life into your laundry nook with these upgraded essentials.

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Editors’ Picks: Natural Selection

Signs of spring are everywhere.

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Accents: Work Wonders

Peep these covetable desktop accents.

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Editors’ Picks: Back in Black

Join the jet set with these bold, statement-making pieces.

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Accents: Home for the Holidays

Inviting guest-suite accessories welcome friends and family.

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Editors’ Picks: Jewel Zone

Usher in autumn with this rich gem-inspired colorway.

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The Best Part of Waking Up

Upgrade your morning coffee with these luxe accessories.