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Either-Or: A Light, Bright Charlestown Condo vs. a Charming Reading Colonial

Photo via Randy Robinson (Charlestown); Demetri Papoulidis, Boston Real Estate Media (Reading) 39 Pearl Street #2, Charlestown Sale Price: $615,000 89 Washington Street, Reading $635,000 […]

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Either-Or: A Cambridge Artist’s Loft vs. a Remodeled Groton Colonial

Photo via Remark Visions (Cambridge); Matthew J. Ortins (Groton) 243 Bent Street #8, Cambridge Sale Price: $925,000 247 Main Street, Groton $989,000 55 1,083 square […]

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Peek Inside a New England Music Room Redone with Southern Charm

The Problem Settling into their North Shore residence, a family from Georgia yearned for a music room to house their Pramberger piano. And although the […]

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11 Botanical Accents to Freshen up Your Home This Spring

1 Porcelain tea jar, starting at $325, La DoubleJ. 2 Chris Wolston “La Ceja” aluminum and powder-coated steel mirror, price upon request, the Future Perfect. […]

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10 Coffee Accessories You Need To Craft a Classy Morning Brew at Home

1 Breville “The Bambino Plus” stainless steel espresso machine, $500, Didriks. 2 “Fellow Eddy” stainless steel steaming pitcher, $30, George Howell Coffee. 3 Daniel Debiasi […]

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Three Elegant Mood Boards to Inspire Your Home Studio or Hobby Space

Subtle Splendor Pops of green enliven this studio-inspired scheme, where interior designer Donna Hochman paired lush textiles with metallic finishes. 1 Clarke & Clarke “Rhythm” […]

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Woodwork and Wallcoverings Steal the Show in This Cambridge Victorian

When a Parisian couple was ready to lighten and brighten the historical Victorian they’d recently purchased in Cambridge, they knew just who to ask about […]

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This Bohemian Bedroom Went from Cavernous to Cozy

When a creative, color-loving couple hired Cara Fineman of DAG Design to overhaul their home in Charlestown, one priority was to transform their blank canvas […]

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Either-Or: A Rustic-Chic Melrose Gem vs. a Luxurious Westfield Manor 

Boston Real Estate Media (Melrose); Jeffrey Byrnes, Christina Marquis (Westfield) 218 Grove Street, Melrose Sale Price: $820,000 22 Day Lily Lane, Westfield $719,000 5 2,520 […]

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Designer Andrea Birkerts Turned This Drab Walk-in into an Elegant Closet

The Problem After years of rummaging through their uninspired walk-in closet—a 200-square-foot space with a wall partitioning his-and-hers areas—for work attire, athletic clothing, and casual […]

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Either-Or: A Dorchester Victorian vs. a Luxe Log Cabin in the Mountains

Luxe Life Productions (Dorchester); Craig Hermle (Waterville Valley interior); Jerimiah True (Waterville Valley exterior); John McCarthy (Waterville Valley windows) 51 Melville Avenue, Dorchester Sale Price: […]

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These 11 Unique Home Wares Are Inspired by the Human Face

1 “Diego” ceramic vase, $170 for set of two, Arteriors. 2 Jean Cocteau “Jeunesse” ottoman with velvet piping, $495, Roche Bobois. 3 Vincenzo D’Alba for […]

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11 Luxe Workout Essentials for Your Home Gym

1 MVP “Executive” cowhide punching bag, $349, CB2. 2 Leather boxing gloves, $140, Kali Active. 3 Adidas “Ultraboost” sneaker, $180, Bodega. 4 “LOVA” stainless-steel-and-walnut kettlebell […]

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12 Coral Accents To Brighten Any Space in Your Home

1 Justina Blakeney with Loloi Rugs “Sis” polyester-cotton pillow, starting at $99, Jungalow. 2 Sean Zhang “Orizon” glass-and-ceramic mirror, $1,470, Ocrùm. 3 Lorenzo Zanovello for […]

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This Southie Apartment Went From Cramped To Classy

Jill Najnigier’s client wanted another wall. While he loved the views and open plan of his South Boston studio, located just a few blocks from […]