Travel Guide: Barhopping and Blossoms in Washington D.C.

Getting There Hop onto a direct flight from Logan to Reagan National airport. Flying into BWI or Dulles might be cheaper, but it’s not worth […]


Is Indoor Rowing Boston’s Next Hottest Workout Trend?

“Legs, core, arms. Legs, core, arms. Legs, core, arms.” I repeated the mantra from my instructor over and over as I pushed my heels into […]

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The Hottest Towns and Neighborhoods for Every Generation

HOT TOWNS: WEST Millennial Acton 2019 Median Home Price: $640,932 One-Year Change: -1% Commute Time: 1h 14m* You might know Acton for its A-plus public […]

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Is Your Dream Home in the Cards This Year?

Real Estate Prediction #1: Prices will continue to climb, but not so darn quickly. When it comes to the area’s sky-high real estate prices, “We’re […]

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Host a Darling Brunch Party With These Nine Kitchen Accessories

1 The Best Bees Company honey, $18, Olives & Grace. 2 Beehive Handmade “Heart” metal-and-wood pancake spatula, $56, Food52. 3 “Gold Windowpane” linen napkins, $33 […]

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10 Unique Wall Hooks for Your Mudroom

1 Brass rod, price upon request, E.R. Butler & Co. 2 “Leaning Edge” wall hook with brass bolts, $10, CB2. 3 Aveva Design “Wow” birch-and-wool […]

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Go Wild Over Home Accessories in Bold Animal Prints

1 Diane von Furstenberg “Python Glory” Tibetan wool rug, starting at $7,500, the Rug Company. 2 “James” Italian beech settee with pillow, $2,395, One Kings […]

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Six Must-See Spring Art Exhibitions in and Around Boston

“Love With Obstacles” Open through mid-May, this novel Rose Art Museum exhibition pairs seldom-seen documents from the Brandeis archives with pieces by Spanish artist Dora […]

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Travel Guide: Discover State History and Great Seafood in Seattle

STAY Fresh Digs Seattle’s a city with a lot of quirk, and the Palihotel Seattle is no exception. With a Moonrise Kingdom-meets-Chateau Marmont vibe, the […]

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Discover the History behind Horticultural Hall

We’ve seen plenty of trend pieces about millennials’ love for plants. But today’s tenders of massive monsteras have nothing on the green-thumbed enthusiasts of centuries […]

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Somerville Artist Joanne Simon Explores Immigration and Climate Change

Joanne Simon was just 15 years old when she began making politically driven artwork, a passion that’s carried her through her career—and across the world. […]

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Nine Acrylic Home Accessories for a Sophisticated Touch

1 Philippe Starck for Flos “Bon Jour” molded-plastic table lamp, $655, Casa Design Group. 2 Eugeni Quitllet for Kartell “U Shine” PMMA centerpiece, $190, Casa […]

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Five Art and Design Books for Your Spring Reading List

The Touch: Spaces Designed for the Senses, by Kinfolk and Norm Architects Complete with large-scale photographs and Q & As with international design influencers, this new Gestalten […]

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Designer Lisa Miao Pulls off a Dramatic Kitchen Makeover

When Lisa Miao, who had been living in London for six years, learned that her husband’s job would take their growing family back to Boston, […]

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Boston Architectural College’s Mahesh Daas Is on a Mission to Reshape Design Education

In 1990, Mahesh Daas became the first person in his family to get a college degree. Then, the following year, armed with a B.A. in […]