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.

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Home & Property

Exclusive Look: A New Elkus Manfredi-Designed Law Office

A cutting edge renovation is underway at Mintz Levin’s One Financial Center headquarters.

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Home & Property

Robotic Furniture Has Landed at West Elm in Fenway

Is this the future of apartment living?

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Five Amazing Local Day-Of Coordinators to Hire Now

You plan your dream wedding; they’ll help bring it to life on the big day.


Ask a Wedding Expert: What Should I Consider Before Including My Dog in My Wedding?

Jenifer Vickery, owner and head trainer at the Pawsitive Dog, shares five pro tips.

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Home & Property

Seven Boston-Area Stores to Shop for Decor

Searching for the perfect finishing touch? Look no further.


This New Andover Bridal Shop Is Giving Free Gowns to Military Brides

Plus, designer dresses start at $99 for non-military shoppers.


Real Wedding: Lauren Lynch & Scott Mathison

Draw inspiration from their stylish celebration.


Ask a Wedding Expert: Who Should I Bring to a Dress-Shopping Appointment?

Shop owner Malinda Macari sets the record straight on this most important of entourages.

Home & Property

Transformation Tuesday: A Bland Bedroom Gets a Bold Makeover

See how Eleven Interiors used artful pieces and unexpected hues in this Needham space.

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Seven Unforgettable Places to Propose in Boston

From a helicopter to a 19th-century library.


Ask a Wedding Expert: How Do I Choose the Right Wedding Planner?

Janie Haas knows how to find your perfect match.

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Home & Property

Transformation Tuesday: Old Meets New in a JP Townhouse

A dated kitchen and dining room get a fresh look.

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Ask a Wedding Expert: What Costs Should a Bride Cover for Her Bridesmaids?

Wedding planner and “Bitchless Bride” blogger Deborah DeFrancesco dishes.

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Real New England Wedding: Jonathan Kravitz & Mackenzie Gordon

Draw inspiration from their stylish celebration.

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Home & Property

There’s a New Interior Design Pop-Up in the Seaport

They’ll reimagine your space in just 30 minutes, for free.