Best of Boston

Best Interior Designer

2018 Best Interior Designer, Traditional

F.D. Hodge Interiors

There’s a certain lightness to a Frank Hodge–designed space. His rooms are polished, not stuffy. Artful, not overdone. Hodge has impressed us with projects ranging [...] read more»
2018 Best Interior Designer, Contemporary

Platemark Design

Picture a living room, bathed in natural light. A handsome wood buffet rests along one wall. Bold artwork hangs above it, adding color to a [...] read more»
2013 Best Interior Designer

Frank Roop

There are two schools of interior design: "shop and arrange," or the completely custom approach. Those of us capable of selecting a sofa have little [...] read more»
2012 Best Interior Designer

Lewis Interiors

Polly Lewis and Maribeth Brostowski are carefully guarded secrets among Boston's glitterati. The designers have incredible taste and restraint, and we adore their pluck. Just [...] read more»
2011 Best Interior Designer

Liz Caan Interiors

Exuberant (think: Miles Redd) and exacting (as in, David Hicks), Liz Caan has expelled boring beige from the palettes of Boston's elite interiors. (And just [...] read more»
2006 Best Interior Designer

Duffy Design Group

Celebrity relocates to Boston area. Celebrity purchases multimillion-dollar pad. Celebrity homeowner puts Dennis Duffy on speed dial. You'd be smart to do the same. Duffy's [...] read more»
2006 Best Interior Designer, Kitchen


You know the scenario: (1) Every pot crashes to the floor as you reach for that little-used cake pan. (2) You swear you'll reorganize the [...] read more»
2005 Best Interior Designer

Frank Roop

Just as fashionistas favor couture over ready-to-wear, design aficionados prefer unique interior to chain-store décor. That's why those in the know turn to Frank Roop. [...] read more»
2003 Best Interior Designer

Dennis Duffy, Duffy Design Group

An interior designer would call it classic modernism; we call it sleekness without pretense. However you describe Dennis Duffy's characteristic geometric lines and striking color [...] read more»
2002 Best Interior Designer

Dennis Duffy, Duffy Design Group

South Boston
We could spend hours extolling the glories of Duffy's handiwork. He has, after all, single-handedly spiffed up some of the city's most stylish residences and [...] read more»