Michaela Quigley

Associate Research Editor

Michaela interned at Boston magazine and freelanced for the print publications before joining the team as an associate research editor in 2018. She studied magazine journalism at Syracuse University in Central New York but has returned to her Boston roots to write for and manage the research process for Boston Home and Weddings.


The Guiding Light

Frost Productions’ Karen Shoop transforms ceremony and reception spaces with the flick of a switch (or two).


The Garment Guru

Samantha Shih of 9Tailors helps clients suit up for their big day with velvet jackets, classy pocket squares, and expertly hemmed trousers—all custom made.


Laura Kowalski & Michael Seskevich

The medieval-inspired 1920s castle is modeled after the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.

Home & Property

Heading Home: Better Nature

Jacob Lilley, of the eponymous Wellesley-based firm, brings a breath of fresh air to his 1915 English Tudor.

Home & Property

Heavy Knitter

Sh*t That I Knit founder and “chief knitting officer” Christina Fagan Pardy spins a blog into a successful business.

Home & Property

Palettes: Come Together

Keep your loved ones cozy all winter long with inspiration from these family room–ready mood boards, curated by local designers.

Home & Property

Best of Boston Home 2020

Our annual guide to the region’s top designers, builders, and makers.


13 Tips to Prepare for Your First Spartan Race

From someone who was definitely NOT prepared, but finished nonetheless.

Home & Property

Reading List: By the Book

Princess Margaret–approved ballgowns, remote escapes, and kitchens to feast your eyes on.

Home & Property

Family Matters

Modern Relik’s Meg Kimball looks back on the start of her career.

Home & Property

Heading Home: Taking Care of Business

Designer Josh Linder channels his creativity into a moody home office.


The Flower Girl

Rooted in Newburyport, floral designer Katie Rocheford brings life to the party with her cascading bouquets and whimsical installations.


The Lens Crafter

Come rain or shine, North Shore–based photographer Mark Spooner captures stunning shots you’ll treasure for a lifetime.


Real Wedding: Eva Badra & Kristopher Catterall

Whim Events plans a wedding celebration inspired by the couple’s love of food and the bride’s Syrian roots.


Best of Boston Weddings 2019

Wedding planning doesn’t need to be stressful. Armed with our annual guide to the region’s finest shops and services, it’s as easy as learning your ABCs.