Impulse Buy: Open Secrets

These handy flasks are almost too handsome to hide.

Life & Style

What’s in Store: Boston Spots with Gifts for Expecting Moms

Baby showers tend to the newborn’s every need—but these local spots will help you pamper the mom-to-be, too.

Life & Style

What’s in Store: On the Nose

Scents for any occasion await at five local fragrance shops.


Object of Desire: Lotuff Leather Handbag with Curve Appeal

Lotuff Leather crafts luxury handbags in Providence.

The Marshalls storefront on Boylston St.
Home & Property

Wayfair Looks to Open Its First Physical Location in Marshalls Storefront

As brick-and-mortar retailers around the country wrestle with shoppers’ increasing preference for online buying, Boston-based Wayfair is betting it can flip the script and translate digital […]


Object of Desire: Best of the Lot

Skinner auction house matches collectors with sought-after fine jewelry.


Your Strong Suit: Where to Shop for Women’s Suits in Boston

Women’s suiting finds its foothold at these local shops.

Life & Style

What’s in Store: Petal Pushers

Hoping to surprise your other half with fresh blooms for Valentine’s Day? Find inspiration aplenty at these local flower emporiums.

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What’s in Store: Animal Instinct

Bring home a new furry friend over the holidays? From all-natural cat food to plush dog beds, these pet shops make it easy to care for your four-legged pals.


Fine Jewelry Brand Aurate Opens on Newbury Street

The world of jewelry can basically be divided into two regions: the land of expensive fine jewelry and the territory of cheap, poorly made, disposable […]


A Look Inside the New Canada Goose Flagship

No need to search the shelves at the dozen or so Boston retailers that carry Canada Goose for this winter’s jacket; the brand’s newest flagship […]

People walking in a mall
Life & Style

Where to Shop on Black Friday in Boston, 2017

You’ve been practicing your shopping cart dance move in zumba class for weeks. Your Thanksgiving menu is engineered to maximize nutrient intake ahead of the […]

Life & Style

Where to Shop on Small Business Saturday in Boston, 2017

Olives & Grace Every year, the South End’s Olives & Grace throws a party to celebrate the supporters of Small Business Saturday. Shoppers can peruse the […]


Has Newbury Street Lost Its Cool?

When an iconic thoroughfare starts to resemble a confused strip mall, who’s to blame?


Five Boston Stores with Perfect Dinner-Party Host Gifts

Need a gift for your dinner-party hosts? These five local shops have you covered.