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A Retired Couple Builds a Peaceful, California Modern-Inspired Waterfront Home

After many years of living in California, Bay State natives Grant and Diana Clark were contemplating retirement (and a move) when a home in Gloucester […]

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Muted Colors and Statement Art Give This Compact Condo Character

When a friend expressed an interest in buying her newly restored farmhouse in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, Candace Karu realized it might be time for a […]

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This Old Dining Room Got a Striking, Jewel-Toned Upgrade

Thanks to original posts and beams and wide-plank floors, this 17th-century farmhouse in Mattapoisett exudes historical charm. But the new owners, who’d purchased the saltbox-style […]

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Three Cozy Mood Boards for Your Snug Breakfast Nook

Deep Thoughts Moody hues and bold prints signal the coming of fall in this plush gathering space, dreamed up by Maven Interior Design principal Deborah […]

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A Modern, Black Kitchen in Cambridge

Ellen Teunissen-Kooloos first spotted this 19th-century home on Zillow while she and her husband were preparing to move from Paris to Cambridge. Although they were […]

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A Moody, Azure Kitchen in Brighton

After the owner of this Brighton home finally grew weary of her 118-square-foot kitchen’s old appliances and deteriorating cabinets, she reached out to Karen Swanson […]

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A Playful, Pink Kitchen in a Seaport Condo

When a stylish Manhattan couple was looking for a change, they decided to pack their bags and relocate to a condominium in the Seaport. To […]

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A Space-Saving, Navy Kitchen in the South End

At 755 square feet, Margaret Kelsey and Ben Tatkow’s new South End condo had nary an inch to spare. And the kitchen, comprising a stubby […]

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An Artist’s Turquoise-Tiled Kitchen in Jamaica Plain

For Katie Fitch and Joe Wardwell, life revolves around the wood stove in their Jamaica Plain kitchen. “It’s our thing,” Fitch says. So when the […]

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Transformation Tuesday: This Bright, White Kitchen Features a Gorgeous 16-Foot Patio Door

Before When a cool, young couple who love to entertain reached out to Walpole-based interior designer Kelly McGuill about the late 1800s-era home they’d just […]

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Covet: Colorful Handblown Glass Serving Bowls

Break out these nested glass bowls for your next dinner party, and you’ll serve many more people than the ones seated around your table. Handblown […]

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Chestnut Hill Is Getting the Region’s First Serena & Lily Store

The Boston area is about to get a fresh dose of easy, breezy California style thanks to a new Serena & Lily store, set to […]

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A Bocce Court Livens up This Social Family’s Rhode Island Home

The Problem While lowering an active family’s hilltop tennis court to create clearer sightlines out to the bay, landscape architect Katherine Field had to level […]

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Kelly Rogers Took the Kitchen in This 1930s Kit House from Drab to Delightful

When a husband and wife with three kids began to feel like they were outgrowing their 1930s kit home in the northwest suburbs of Boston, […]

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How to Decide Whether You Should Take Home That Free Furniture

Through the dreaded September 1 mass move-in day, Boston’s sidewalks grow riddled with discarded desks, bed frames, and household doodads that owners have decided just aren’t worth […]