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

Five Things We Know about Celeb Wedding Planner Bryan Rafanelli’s Recent Nuptials

He and partner Mark Walsh waited 30 years to tie the knot, and then planned their celebration in 30 days.

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Weddings

Red Roses Upped the Romance Factor at This Backyard Wedding in Beverly

The couple’s ceremony was officiated by the friend who set them up.

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Weddings

Winnie Couture Just Opened a New Bridal Shop on Boylston Street

The brand’s gowns have been donned by the biggest names in Hollywood.

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Home & Property

This Vibrant Nantucket Beach House Is Anything but Basic

The historical home got an unbelievable overhaul from Botticelli & Pohl Architects and Callahan Interiors.

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Weddings

A Meet-Cute at the Gym Led to a Gorgeous Branch Line Wedding Celebration

The bride lost the groom’s phone number after he asked her out, but things still worked out for the lovebirds.

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Weddings

These Boston Natives Threw a “Jungle Disco” Themed Wedding at Samoset Resort in Maine

And had a total blast (despite the pouring rain).

Home & Property

Spaces: Reflecting Room

A Wayland home gets an airy three-season addition.

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Weddings

Falcons Made an Appearance at This Nature-Loving Couple’s Enchanting Woodstock Inn Wedding

New England Falconry brought the birds of prey to the cocktail hour.

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Weddings

Garden-Inspired Greenery and Pretty Cocktails Made This South Dartmouth Wedding Effortlessly Chic

You need to see the floral collar worn by the couple’s super-cute pup.

Home & Property

Spaces: Playing to the Crowd

A Sudbury couple’s knockout addition brings the party home.

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Weddings

A Local Couple Planned the Most Romantic Fall Wedding at Turner Hill Estate

Complete with an apple cider station and a must-see bouquet.

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Weddings

You’d Never Guess This Couple DIYed Almost Every Aspect of Their Connecticut Wedding

And the result? A charming, nature-filled soirée.

Home & Property

New England Made: Hot Plates

Dinnerware designer Shawn Laughlin turns a leap of faith into a full-fledged business with A-list clientele.

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Home & Property

Sneak Peek: Wayfair’s First Ever Retail Store

Get a look inside the new Natick space.

Home & Property

Paint It Black

Ruhl Studio Architects relocated the kitchen in this Cambridge home to a brighter, central location.