Coming up Roses
A designer’s not-so-secret cutting garden provides a fresh family hangout as well as beautiful blossoms.
A Separate Peace
New England meets Japan in a light-filled contemporary compound on New Hampshire’s largest lake.
Shelter From the Storm
There’s more than meets the eye at this architect’s Provincetown retreat, from nostalgic touches to exotic elements that bring the outside in.
Obsessions: Best Buds
Crystal Mills and Colleen Dunleavy of Southie’s Love Child talk about blooms, booze, and the art of the pivot.
New England Made: Taking Shape
Orleans-based Vec Surfboards crafts bespoke, hand-shaped boards for every kind of wave.
Heading Home: Bite Sized
Interior designer Annie Hall freshens up the breakfast nook within her stylish townhouse.
Found Art: This Land Is Your Land
Julia S. Powell’s dreamy, nature-inspired works exist in a place only the viewer knows.
Reading List: By the Book
French country chic, the power of protest art, and gardens that stir the soul.
Destination: San Diego
Enjoy sunshine and sophistication in the Golden State.
Perfect 10: Raw Beauty
With warm weather finally upon us, why not host an oyster party? All you need is a bucket of bivalves, some nifty tools, and a themed serving platter or two, and you’ll be prepped to shuck and slurp like a pro.
Editors’ Picks: Island Elegance
Start mixing some mai tais and transform your living space into a far-flung tropical oasis with retro-patterned fabrics, splashes of ocean blue and palm-frond green, and classic rattan.
Renovation: Trading Places
Wolf in Sheep Design founder Alina Wolhardt’s moody take on coastal style suits her family just fine.
Spaces: Reaching New Heights
WMH Architects designs a modern-day treehouse with a wall of glass and water vistas for would-be retirees on Mount Desert Island.
Palettes: Cool by the Pool
Three local designers curate mood boards that will have your backyard cabana decked out for fun before your sunscreen has time to dry.