Rachel Kashdan - Boston Magazine

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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Weddings

Here’s Everything You Need to Know about Postponing Your Wedding

Two local industry experts share advice for changing your date.

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Weddings

We Eloped in the Seaport during the Coronavirus Outbreak

How one out-of-town pair made the best of an unpredictable situation.

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Weddings

Nine Date-Night Ideas to Try While You’re Stuck at Home

Here’s how to keep the romance going in the age of social distancing.

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Weddings

Amid the Spread of Coronavirus, Local Couples Face Wedding-Date Uncertainty

As vendors work to help brides and grooms salvage their plans, they worry about long-term industry impact.

Weddings

This Couple Brought Elegant Simplicity to Wychmere Beach Club

And a bit of Disney fandom, too.

Travel

The Story Behind Blind Tiger, Portland’s Newest Boutique Hotel, Is as Colorful as its Interiors

Hint: The hotel’s name harks back to the Prohibition Era.

Home & Property

Spaces: Zen Zone

Two empty nesters transform their basement into the ultimate spa retreat.

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Weddings

An Adorable Pair Brought Romance and Red Florals to Tower Hill Botanic Garden

The wedding also featured nods to the bride’s Chinese culture.

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Weddings

Five Questions with Fig Balloon Co.’s Katie Figueroa

The 23-year-old balloon installation artist creates pieces for celebrations at top venues in and around the city.

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Travel

This Vermont Hotel Was Just Dubbed the Best in the World

According to Forbes Travel Guide.

Weddings

This Couple’s Colorful State Room Celebration Couldn’t Possibly Be Chicer

The reception combined downtown cool with Napa Valley-inspired flair.

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Weddings

These New Hampshire Natives Tied the Knot in a Dreamy Autumnal Affair at Bishop Farm

Oh, and served strawberry-frosted Dunkin’ doughnuts at their reception.

Home & Property

Q&A: Back to School

Boston Architectural College’s Mahesh Daas seeks to reshape design education in the city and beyond.

Home & Property

Star Power

A peek at the recently announced winners of our first-ever Rising Star Awards.

Weddings

Beachy Blues Stole the Spotlight at This Martha’s Vineyard Estate Wedding

You need to see the oceanfront floral arch where the pair swapped vows.