Rachel Slade

Rachel Slade, Editor of Boston Home Magazine

Rachel arrived at Boston magazine in 2007, fresh from a career in architecture, to helm its multi-award-winning design quarterly, Boston Home. Since then, she's become a vocal critic of the city's real estate policies and earned a CRMA award in civic journalism for her investigative piece on the Boston Redevelopment Authority in 2014.


Standout Venues in Midcoast Maine

Because who doesn’t want to throw a wedding on the rocks?

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Spaces: Mini Oasis

A tiny urban backyard gets a major upgrade.

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Weekender: Copenhagen

Scandinavia’s greenest city is a culinary and design destination.

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Living Modern: Above It All

A new home rests lightly on the land, thanks to its cleverly designed structure.


No Exit

Everything you thought you knew about traffic—and how to fix it—is wrong.

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Meet Sarah Lawson, the New Owner of S+H Construction

On her path to success and what it’s like to be the only woman in steel-toe boots.

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Three Pitch-Perfect Home Additions

Three traditional houses accommodate bold, new moves.

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Home Additions: Steel the Show

This contemporary dream home has an addition clad in copper.

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Home Additions: Arty in the Back

An architect overhauls the back of the house.

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Home Additions: Fix Master

A "Frankenstein" house gets a much-needed makeover.

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Michelle Wu Has Big (Progressive) Ideas for the City

The City Council president talks bicycling and more.

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Spaces: Nicely Balanced

A North Shore master bath gets some symmetry.


A City Without Children

Who needs those pesky strollers on the T? Turns out, we all do.

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Intergalactic Aliens and Human Volanoes

This year’s IIDA New England fashion competition Coutourism 2016 blew our minds.

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Q&A: Interior Designer Liz Caan

On how the industry has changed and why she hates Pinterest.