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Geometric Shapes to Jewel Tones: This Year’s Hottest Material Trends

Border: Black Edition “Kensu” polyester-cotton textile, the Romo Group. 1 Mayflower Wallpaper “Lightning” wallcovering, Ailanthus. 2 Washington Wallcoverings “Orient Express” wallcovering, Ailanthus. 3 “Morocco” wood-leather sample, Paris […]

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Dan Gordon Crafts a Lush Poolside Oasis in Wellesley

When Caroline Stone purchased a shingle-style house in Wellesley, the size of the 1.27-acre property was a major part of its allure. After she moved […]

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Designer Karen Swanson Revamps a Cramped South End Kitchen

When Lindsey and Brian Swett came to Karen Swanson of New England Design Works, they were fed up with the cramped kitchen and the largely […]

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Designer Andra Birkerts Brings Oklahoma Style to a Weston Abode

When a young couple began to contemplate life outside the city in 2006, they agreed they wouldn’t settle for just any house. As soon as […]

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A Brookline Victorian Gets a Big Dose of Color

When the owners of this Queen Anne Victorian first moved in with their three daughters, they loved the Brookline home’s tall ceilings, ornate detailing, and […]

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LDa Architecture & Interiors Designs a Modern Family Home in Newton

Architect Treff LaFleche says what makes modern houses so interesting is, simply, that “they glow.” And he should know. After a divorce led him to […]

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Three Plush Mood Boards for a Design-Forward Nursery

Royal Treatment Drawing inspiration from her British roots—and the expectant Duke and Duchess of Sussex—Mackenzie & Co. principal Angela Hamwey dreamed up a regal space […]

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How One Couple in Bedford Designed a Show-Stopping Master Closet

The Problem Nick Vercollone, the owner of Highline Construction, and his wife, Niki, bought a home in Bedford expecting to flip it, then decided to […]

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Transformation Tuesday: This Kitchen Went from Epically ’80s to Masterfully Modern

Before Inside an 1865 brownstone on Beacon Street, designer Judy Whalen, of Rockland’s Roomscapes Cabinetry & Design Center, faced a kitchen straight out of the ’80s. […]

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Covet: Bright Idea

An edgy new lighting line comes to the Bright Group.

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This New Local Furniture Collection Is Surprisingly Affordable

Attention, Zimman’s shoppers: The Lynn-based fabrics-and-furnishings store has just introduced a brand-new collection. Called Zon3, the 110-year-old shop’s new line includes attractive-yet-affordable pieces showcased on the store’s newly-revamped third […]

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This Revamped Provincetown Bathroom Features a Heated Tub

Problem: When new owners bought a multi-unit house in Provincetown with low ceilings and outdated fixtures, they were set on converting it into a modern […]

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Designer Meredith Thayer Dishes on Her New Textile Collection

Meredith Thayer has never been a stranger to the world of textiles. After cutting her teeth as the creative director of her family’s rug factory in Pawtucket, […]

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Covet: Aratani Fay’s Sculptural Chair

Currently on display at interior architect Amanda Pratt’s new gallery and retail space, Salon, this sculptural chair is so cushy you could spend a day […]

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Spaces: Reinventing the Wheel

The Problem Two auto enthusiasts relocated their family from Maryland to a Colonial home in Wellesley, but lacked the room to house their fleet of […]