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How One Couple Gave a Modern Seaport Condo a More Classic Style

The Problem Looking to move closer to family, two empty-nesters swapped their New Hampshire digs for a 2,100-square-foot Seaport condo. But while the unit’s covetable […]

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5 Unique and Unexpected Places to Paint and Transform Your Home

Planning a home makeover? There’s something you should know before you drop big bucks on a costly and time-consuming remodel or redesign. Many designers consider […]

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A Timeless Stone Pool House Was the Perfect Addition to This Kennebunkport Estate

The Problem After snagging the oceanside land in front of their family estate in Kennebunkport, a couple with three adult children wanted to revamp the […]

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10 Design-Forward Ways to Nail This Season’s Cane Décor Trend

1 Massimo Zaniboni and Paola Bonazzi “Boheme” ash dining armchair with caning, $1,435, Roche Bobois. 2 Glass vase with seagrass rope and cane wicker, $80, […]

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This Arlington Artist Uses Cyanotype to Capture Flowers and Found Objects

Susan Murie always wanted a creative career, working in theater and filmmaking before finally landing on photography. After years of producing black-and-white images, and later […]

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Five Art and Design Books for Your Summer Reading List

Out of the Woods: Architecture and Interiors Built from Wood, by Gestalten Now that timber has been newly dubbed an eco-friendly substitute for concrete, the […]

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10 Glam Watering Cans for Stylish Plant Parents

1 “Elegant” steel watering pitcher, $42, Orly Khon Floral. 2 “Loop” ceramic watering vessel, $52, Monroe. 3 Light + Ladder “Hadron” stoneware watering can, $210, […]

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Monroe Owner Donna Garlough Shares Some of Her Favorite Things

For years, Donna Garlough strolled past an abandoned antique shop dreaming of opening her own boutique in that same space. “[Starting a business] was something […]

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This Local Landscape Designer Modeled Her Yard After Matisse Paintings

When landscape designer Amy Martin moved into her Scituate home and laid eyes upon the barren backyard, she turned to her favorite artist, Henri Matisse, […]

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What’s It Like to Host HGTV’s Farmhouse Fixer with NKOTB Alum Jonathan Knight?

Kristina Crestin has accomplished a lot since the early aughts. Graduated from Endicott College and landed a job at lauded firm Siemasko + Verbridge? Been […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Designing Your Dream Pool

What do you do when you’re building your dream home? Make sure you’ve got a dazzling green space to match, of course. Such was the […]

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Designers Merged Portions of Three Units to Create This Beacon Hill Condo

For a software company exec with three children, the search for a new home entailed not only finding a retreat from his own non-stop work […]

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This Riverside Home on the Cape Got a Dramatic Landscape Upgrade

While Stephanie Hubbard’s clients loved the location of the narrow stretch of land they purchased along a tidal river in Osterville, the setup of the […]

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Three Destination-Themed Mood Boards to Inspire Your Summer Home

French Connection Soft leathers, an Oushak-inspired wool rug, and tactile trims blend beautifully in this Liz Miller–designed scheme, inspired by the lavender fields and peaceful […]

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Boston Meets Bermuda in This Stylish Waterfront Pad

When Mattye Dewhirst’s client moved into a 1,266-square-foot pied-à-terre in the Seaport, she wanted to bring elements of home with her. “Her instinct tended toward […]