Rachel Kashdan

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

House Tour: A Whimsical 18th-Century Colonial in Salem

The hauntingly-chic home lies across from a graveyard where its former residents rest.

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Real Wedding: Sarah Zaharoff & Justin Dollive

Peek inside their oh-so-autumnal bash featuring skyline views.

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Home & Property

Design Your Own Furniture at Interior Define’s New Newbury Street Location

The e-commerce company promises to bring your look to life.

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Five Charming New England Barn Venues for a Rustic-Chic Wedding

Lush garden backdrops, hay bales, and grazing cattle included.


Real Wedding: Kaitlyn Chisholm & Noel Acciari

The Lynnfield native and her Boston Bruins beau threw a fairytale-inspired bash in Newport

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Ask a Wedding Expert: How Can I Keep My Wedding Makeup Looking Flawless All Day?

Makeup artist Dani Wagener shares her top tips and favorite products.

Home & Property

Spaces: Getting Warmer

The perfect antidote to fall’s chill? Cool lake vistas and a blazing hearth.

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Six Trends We Spotted during Bridal Fashion Week

Straight from the runways to your Pinterest board.

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Medford Native Maria Menounos Got Married (Again) in Greece

Here’s what we know about her fairytale celebration.

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Home & Property

Seven Dazzling Places to Find New Light Fixtures

These Boston-area shops and showrooms truly shine.

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Real Wedding: Lauren LeBlanc & David Mason

Get inspired by their colorful, beachy celebration on Cape Cod.

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Home & Property

Wayfair Is Opening a Pop-Up Shop in Natick

Right in time for the holiday season.

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Ask a Wedding Expert: How Should I Announce My Engagement on Social Media?

Etiquette consultant Jodi Smith gives insight into how to graciously share the news on and offline.

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Five Stunning Fall Engagement Shoot Locales

These foliage-filled settings add a dose of autumnal magic.


Ask a Wedding Expert: How Can We Save on Alcohol at Our Reception?

Catering director Leah Malin says an open bar can be affordable. (Cheers to that.)