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The History and Future of Dorchester’s Strand Theatre

Dorchester’s Strand Theatre turns 100—and readies for its next act.

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Six Must-See Fall Art Exhibitions in Boston and Beyond

Where to go and what to see for your fall design fix.

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Five Gorgeous Art and Design Books to Read This Fall

Timeless: Classic American Architecture for Contemporary Living, by Patrick Ahearn From a 17th-century blacksmith’s shop to his own Wellesley Farms cottage, local architect Patrick Ahearn […]

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Painter Elizabeth King Finds Inspiration in New England’s Seasons

Elizabeth King paints the seasons.

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Travel Guide: Escape to Beautiful Lisbon, Portugal This Fall

Discover Lisbon, Portugal’s City of Seven Hills.

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10 Stylish Barstools for the Kitchen

These barstools will have you sitting pretty in no time.

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11 Sage Home Accessories for a Fresh Look

Create a new kind of green space with these verdant accessories.

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10 Entryway Accents for a Warm Welcome

From locally made door knockers to shapely wood baskets, these elegant entryway accents make every homecoming a beautiful one.

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10 On-Trend Brass Accents for Your Home

The season’s shining star, brass adds luster to any living space.

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Three Mood Boards for Luxe Master Bathrooms

Three local design firms curate mood boards for luxe master bathrooms.

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A Historical Carriage House Is Transformed into a Rustic Bar and Loft

Architect Patrick Ahern reimagines a centuries-old carriage house.

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Spaces: Built for Fun

A 10-foot addition makes room for a sunny playroom and art studio.

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A Perfect Ten: Coast to Coast

Summer cocktails pair perfectly with the season’s loveliest coasters.

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Weekender: New Orleans

In the Big Easy, the bon temps are never far away.

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Found Art: The Long View

Painter Wendy Prellwitz recalls a childhood memory.