Best of Boston Home 2020
Our annual guide to the region’s top designers, builders, and makers.
Kitchens Guide 2019
Five households. Two cities. One giant splash of color.
Home Is Where the Art Is
Koo de Kir Architectural Interiors unveils a masterpiece in the South End.
Magic in Monochrome
Walker Architects blends Victorian charm with a little edge.
Making a Mark
Interior designer Tiffany LeBlanc creates a home worthy of the owner’s playful aesthetic.
Peaceful, Easy Feeling
With help from Carpenter & MacNeille, a couple builds their forever home on the tranquil shores of Gloucester.
Landmark: Track Record
A trip through South Station’s surprising history.
Q&A: Painting the Town
Now + There’s Kate Gilbert wants to make Boston a public-art city.
Heading Home: Better Nature
Jacob Lilley, of the eponymous Wellesley-based firm, brings a breath of fresh air to his 1915 English Tudor.
Sh*t That I Knit founder and “chief knitting officer” Christina Fagan Pardy spins a blog into a successful business.
New England Made: Sound and Color
Woburn’s U-Turn Audio cranks out turntables that look good and sound even better.
Landmark: Gloucester Gothic
What’s a medieval castle doing on the North Shore?
New England Made: Hot Plates
Dinnerware designer Shawn Laughlin turns a leap of faith into a full-fledged business with A-list clientele.
Modern Relik’s Meg Kimball looks back on the start of her career.
Heading Home: Taking Care of Business
Designer Josh Linder channels his creativity into a moody home office.
Q&A: Visions of Grandeur
Sasaki’s Kate Tooke and Christine Dunn talk revamping Boston City Hall Plaza.
Editors' Picks: Purple Craze
Forget jewel tones; accents in soft lilac and lavender can pack a punch, too.
Editors' Picks: Fun and Games
Hosting guests for the holidays? Keep them entertained with these designer playthings.
Perfect 10: All Aglow
Set the mood for your next dinner party with these sculptural candleholders.
Editors' Picks: Time to Shine
Gleaming chrome finishes and colorways steal the limelight this season.
Cool, Calm, and Collected
Designer Amanda Pratt creates a sophisticated and cozy showroom filled with contemporary curiosities.
Palettes: Come Together
Keep your loved ones cozy all winter long with inspiration from these family room–ready mood boards, curated by local designers.
Spaces: A Step Up
Squarehouse Studios designs a clever mudroom for a family home.
Return to Elegance
A pair of whiskey distillers get a buzzier look for their dated condo.
Editors' Picks: Glass Act
Color and shape flawlessly combine in the season’s most delicate wares.
Editors' Picks: Lights, Camera, Design
Movie night never looked so good.
Perfect 10: Do the Twist
These elegant corkscrews make easy work of serving your favorite vino.
Editors' Picks: Neutral Zone
From cuddle-worthy throws to plush sofas, these easy-to-match pieces are an ideal complement to any space.
Pretty Meets Practical
In this shared, female-friendly space, members can find beauty—and productivity—in the details.
Designer Tyler Karu turns a homely Portland condo into a treasure trove for her downsizing mom.
Spaces: Jewel Box
Designer Nikki Dalrymple enlivens an antique farmhouse in Mattapoisett with a dose of color and midcentury-modern style.
Palettes: Nook Smart
Start your day on a high note with these breakfast nook–ready mood boards, created by local designers.
Editors' Picks: Blonde Ambition
Revamp your décor with these flaxen beauties, crafted from stylish light wood.
Editors' Picks: Summer Glamp
Heading to the mountains this summer? Armed with these luxe local goods, you’ll be anything but roughing it.
Editors' Picks: Rose and Shine
Paired with lustrous gold or brass, soft pink is the new go-to hue.
Perfect 10: Let It Pour
Imagine: Warm sun, summer breezes, and a fresh batch of lemonade, served in one of these elegant pitchers.
Found Art: Catastrophic Beauty
Daniel Ranalli’s latest series provides commentary on climate change.
Reading List: By the Book
Remote cabin getaways, Impressionist masterpieces, and delicious restaurant design.
Pink beaches, pastel houses, and the sparkling sea await a mere two hours from Boston.
Where to go and what to see for your winter design fix.
Found Art: Canvas Efforts
Jordan Seaberry harnesses the power of imagery in his paintings.
Princess Margaret–approved ballgowns, remote escapes, and kitchens to feast your eyes on.
Where to go and what to see for your fall design fix.
Come for quiet Mexican beaches and historical ruins; stay for luxe hotel design and world-class seafood.
Destination: Los Angeles
Find fresh fare, luxe accommodations, and the last true entertainment mecca in ever-changing, continuously cool Southern California.