Fall 2012 Issue

Boston Home: Kitchens

What's hot in culinary design these days? Soapstone, butler's pantries, and, of course, plenty of counter space. Explore five thoughtfully crafted kitchens that will no doubt inspire your own renovation...and get you cooking.

Home Design

Modern Embrace

A slick addition featuring Italian cabinetry works surprisingly well in this 19th-century Duxbury home.

Department

Mass. Made: The Paper Trail

For generations, North Adams-based Crane and Company has produced some of the world's finest stationery.

Living Small: All in the Mix

Old meets new in a designer's Cambridge digs.

Out of the Closet: Girls Just Want to Have Fun

Elisha Daniels shares fabulous finds from every corner of her glamorous South End abode.

Obsessions: Behind the Lens

A photographer's world is filled with larger-than-life people...and one very big camera.

The Artisan Next Door: Geek Chic

A Somerville duo turns science into stunning accessories.

Other

Covet: Spin Me Right 'Round

Paul Ha puts a Technics-driven listening party at the top of his wish list.

Feature

Family Bonds

A young couple breathes new life into a Colonial Revival in Brookline.

A Place for Everything

In this Roslindale home, found treasures become high art.

City Style

Culinary Art

In the modern kitchen, natural materials rule the roost.

Found Art: Fish Story

Learn about gyotaku, the Japanese art of fish printing, and how one kayak fisherman is using gyotaku to create pretty fish prints.

One Great Room: Parlor Games

Using a Steinway grand piano as inspiration, Jeff Klug of Butz + Klug Architecture reimagines a South End sitting room as an elegant, multifunctional space.

Mod Squad

At J.P. boutique Room 68, local designers get center stage.

A Perfect Ten: Steep Well

What's for tea, dear? Oolong, rooibos, and Earl Grey in the most enchanting china patterns.

At the Ready

Unique grooming accessories add a touch of elegance to the vanity.

Editor's Picks: American Idyll

Handcrafted furnishings made in small workshops across the U.S. (some right here in Boston).