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Star Aesthete

BOSTON-BASED INTERIOR DESIGNER Frank Roop has been called one of the best in the world at what he does by Architectural Digest France, so it […]

Play It Cool

  Photographs by Joel Benjamin

Life in Miniature

IN THIS AGE, an exquisite handpainted portrait is an uncommon luxury. Which is why Somerville-based artist Kelly Carmody could be considered slightly anachronistic: While her […]

Heading South

WHILE THE DANISH MODERN style proved popular at Pamela Watts’s Cambridge store, her growing collection of Hollywood Regency–style wares needed a different audience. Her solution: […]

Guiding Light

AS PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE director of the French Cultural Center in Boston, Catheline van den Branden values both history and European design. No doubt that’s […]

Wax Poetic

TEMPERATURES HAVE DIPPED, leaves are turning, and the air is crisp. When the days get shorter, we yearn for a hint of sparkle, and candles […]

Au Naturel

MORE: $40,198 1 Vintage resin pendant lamps, $425 each, Twelve Chairs. 2 Chevron block print, $2,100, Patch NYC. 3 Porcelain vase, $775, Isabelle Abramson. 4 […]

Kitchens: Classic Clean

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets and Millwork: Custom maple painted with C2 “America’s Cup,” Stephen Terhune Woodworking. Cabinet Hardware: One-and-a-quarter-inch Aubrey knobs and four-inch Gilmore […]

Kitchens: Minimalist Marvel

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Black: wire-brushed, ebonized rift-cut white oak. White: MDF cabinets with white gloss lacquer. Both Venegas and Company. Counters and Backsplash: […]

Designing the Dream

Five years and three concepts in the making, a Lincoln art collector’s home is at last a completed masterpiece.

Living Large: On the Market

Rachel Slade’s off-kilter take on hub dwellings.

Kitchens: French Twist

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Painted: Crystal Cabinet Works. Mahogany: Kountry Kraft. Both Dovetailed Kitchens. Countertops: Honed Pietra Cardosa granite and Irish limestone, both Marble […]

Kitchens: Storage-Savvy

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Uppers: maple. Lowers: custom wood painted with Benjamin Moore “OC-50 November Rain.” Both M. F. Reynolds. Cabinet Hardware: Raybern Builder’s […]

Doing Wright

Photographs by Chuck Choi THE DRIVEWAY ENDS WHERE the path begins. Leave your car — from here, it’s all about nature. Smell the pine needles […]

Return to Grace

Photographs by Eric Roth, styling by Stephanie Rossie IN 1814, WEALTHY SALEM BUSINESSMAN Benjamin Pickman transformed a modest 18th-century Lancaster farmhouse into an exquisite showpiece […]