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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Arts & Entertainment

My Life in the Age of COVID: New Kids on the Block’s Jordan Knight

He’s getting through the same way you are: with board games, Netflix, and a bit of ice cream.

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Weddings

Amid the COVID-19 Outbreak, Local Wedding Vendors Band Together

A new coalition seeks economic assistance and answers about the future of celebrations.

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Weddings

10 Ways to Celebrate on Your Original Wedding Date If You’ve Had to Postpone

It can still be a magical day.

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Weddings

The Era of the Micro Wedding Is Coming

Here’s why.

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Weddings

My Life in the Age of COVID: Event Planner Bryan Rafanelli

The man behind celebrity weddings and high-end fetes talks hoarding frozen pizza and the future of celebrations in the era of social distancing.

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Home & Property

Six Ways Urban Spaces May Change Because of Coronavirus

Local architects weigh in on where design will go next.

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Life & Style

Attention, Men: Here’s Everything You Ever Needed to Know about Giving Yourself a Haircut at Home

We enlisted local barber Van Capizzano for help.

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City Life

Will the Coronavirus Crisis Cause a Surge in Boston Divorces?

Three local experts share their theories.

Home & Property

On the Market: An Idyllic Harborfront Oasis in Southern Maine

A saltwater pool overlooking a scenic waterway? Yes, please.

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Home & Property

Four Ways to Start a Garden While You’re Home in Your Apartment

This beginner’s guide requires few materials and little know-how.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Versailles-Inspired Chateau in Worcester

The house features enough gold leaf detailing and crystal chandeliers to please any royal.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Staycation-Worthy Manse in Marblehead

How about a private beach for your social-distancing needs?

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Life & Style

Should You Cut and Dye Your Own Hair While You’re Stuck at Home?

Two local experts weigh in.

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City Life

As Told To: What It’s like to Be a Boston ER Nurse Right Now

An RN at Tufts Medical Center shares her story.

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Weddings

How to Not Destroy Your Relationship While Quarantined with Your Partner

Some things to keep in mind, according to a couples counselor.