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Object of Desire: Bright, Crocheted Totes from Peru

It’s not often that a college hobby becomes a career. As an undergrad, Christina Fagan spent her downtime knitting, much to the amuseument of her […]

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Five Summer Open Markets for Local Goods Lovers

Downtown Greenway Open Market Not just anyone can rent a booth at this juried summer craft market in the Wharf District Parks. A selective process […]

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Object of Desire: Hand-Painted Jeans by Daniela Corte

Denim has come a long way. From its humble origins as durable workwear, it now shines everywhere from the runway to the boardroom. Local designer […]

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Object of Desire: Richard Mille Watch

What’s practical, breathtakingly beautiful, and worn by both Jay-Z and Natalie Portman? The answer lies behind the doors of Boston’s brand-new Richard Mille boutique, opening […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Shopping and Snacking in Lower Mills

1. Pet Supply Proprietors Mark Armour and Mark Walter, a.k.a. “the Marks,” ran a successful dog-walking business before opening their pet-supply store, which sells accessories, […]

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Get Inside Julian Edelman’s Pants

Even if you’ve never watched a single football game, chances are you know Julian Edelman. Whether he’s breaking records on the field or casually walking […]

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Impulse Buy: Slick Boots

1. “Tyler” suede, leather, and shearling boots, $325, Coach. 2. Leather-and-wool boots, $650, Barneys New York. 3. “Skyler” suede boots, $695, Rag & Bone. 4. […]

City Life

The Bully of Boylston Street

Walter Lewis needed a new pair of Ferragamo loafers, and like nearly all Bostonians, he knew exactly where to go: the Tannery, at the corner […]

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Object of Desire: Filson Watch

Welcoming American heritage brand Filson to the Seaport.

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What’s In Store: Wrap It Up

Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list at one of the city’s indie boutiques.

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A Guide to the Outlet Malls of New England

Outlet malls take the best things about regular old malls—sale prices and a huge selection of stores—and fuse them together. These oases of designer deals […]

Arts & Entertainment

10 Holiday Craft Fairs You Should Check Out

Gift giving during the holiday season is a time-honored tradition and should be taken seriously—you never want to be that person frantically trying to find something […]

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10 Boston-Themed Gifts for the City Slicker on Your List

The BOSTON Throw Blanket, $120 Olives & Grace, 623 Tremont St., Boston Consider this throw the updated version of those ubiquitous Massachusetts town blankets (you […]

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Where to Shop on Black Friday in Boston, 2018

Black Friday shopping is probably the only thing that can drag hundreds of millions of Americans out of their turkey comas on the day after Thanksgiving. […]

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Where to Shop on Small Business Saturday in Boston, 2018

Loyal Supply Co. For the design-minded gift giver, this Union Square shop offers colorful, minimalist goods for the home and office. We’ll always be fans of the […]