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.

Home & Property

Here’s a First Look inside the Langham Hotel, Set to Re-Open in 2020

The year-long renovation is taking the historical space in a totally new direction.

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Home & Property

Transformation Tuesday: This Bright, White Kitchen Features a Gorgeous 16-Foot Patio Door

You won’t believe what the suburban space once looked like.


This Couple’s Newport Beach House Wedding Had a Fabulous Floral Chuppah

And one very adorable French bulldog guest.

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Father of the Bride Inspired This Couple’s Backyard Wedding in Hingham

And their reception tent will stop you in your tracks.

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40 Extra Guests Showed Up to This Hyannis Port Wedding

The tented reception at a family estate was beyond romantic.

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Need a First Dance Song? Here Are Seven Local Wedding DJs’ Favorite Tracks

All guaranteed to have your guests reaching for tissues.

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Home & Property

Chestnut Hill Is Getting the Region’s First Serena & Lily Store

Snag the California-based home retailer’s coastal-inspired wares this fall.


We Dare You Not to Swoon over This Ultra-Luxe Rosecliff Wedding

Champagne-flute escort cards? Check.


They Met at Age 18 and Threw a Beachy Popponesset Inn Wedding a Decade Later

Featuring an ultra-dreamy driftwood ceremony arch.

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Rustic-Chic Style Takes Center Stage at a Barn at Gibbet Hill Wedding

And the bride’s bouquet? Beyond breathtaking.

Home & Property

Spaces: A Perfect Match

It’s all fun and games in this waterfront Rhode Island backyard.

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At This Belle Mer Wedding, The Bride Wore Two Gowns and Celebrated Her Birthday at Midnight

The couple also had a stunning sweetheart table surrounded by vibrant florals.

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The Founders of 42 North Just Started a New Wedding-Planning Company for the Millennial Couple

With Mavinhouse Events, the planning process is more straightforward than ever before.

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Home & Property

Designer Kelly Rogers Took This Local Kitchen from Drab to Delightful

Complete with a wallpapered dry bar and a wood-topped island.

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After a Trip to Italy, This Couple Planned a Tuscan-Inspired Wedding at Live Well Farm in Maine

"We wanted to recreate that ambiance, the feeling of family and friends and tradition," bride Alex says.