Rachel Kashdan

Staff Writer

Rachel Kashdan is a staff writer at Boston, covering interior design and weddings online and within Boston Home and Boston Weddings. She studied journalism at Boston University and has previously written for ElleDecor.com, Veranda.com, and Metro.


Real Wedding: Kaitlyn Chisholm & Noel Acciari

The Lynnfield native and her Boston Bruins beau threw a fairytale-inspired bash in Newport

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Ask a Wedding Expert: How Can I Keep My Wedding Makeup Looking Flawless All Day?

Makeup artist Dani Wagener shares her top tips and favorite products.

Home & Property

Spaces: Getting Warmer

The perfect antidote to fall’s chill? Cool lake vistas and a blazing hearth.

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Six Trends We Spotted during Bridal Fashion Week

Straight from the runways to your Pinterest board.

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Medford Native Maria Menounos Got Married (Again) in Greece

Here’s what we know about her fairytale celebration.

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Home & Property

Seven Dazzling Places to Find New Light Fixtures

These Boston-area shops and showrooms truly shine.

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Real Wedding: Lauren LeBlanc & David Mason

Get inspired by their colorful, beachy celebration on Cape Cod.

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Home & Property

Wayfair Is Opening a Pop-Up Shop in Natick

Right in time for the holiday season.

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Ask a Wedding Expert: How Should I Announce My Engagement on Social Media?

Etiquette consultant Jodi Smith gives insight into how to graciously share the news on and offline.

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Five Stunning Fall Engagement Shoot Locales

These foliage-filled settings add a dose of autumnal magic.


Ask a Wedding Expert: How Can We Save on Alcohol at Our Reception?

Catering director Leah Malin says an open bar can be affordable. (Cheers to that.)

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Real Wedding: Zakieh Bigio & Zach Klurfeld

Enchanting florals set the scene for a beautiful barnyard bash in the Berkshires.

Home & Property

Seven Sustainable Design Firms That Will Help You Go Green

These local pros specialize in eco-friendly abodes.

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Ask a Wedding Expert: How Do I Write a Wedding Toast?

Smart Speeches’ Sheri Saginor shares four simple tips.

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Everything We Know about Eliza Dushku’s Boston Wedding

Her wedding weekend included a tandem bike ride around the city.