Home Design

Karmic Transformations

The ultrahip couple behind Karmaloop, that stunningly successful local streetwear company, has settled into the perfect new nest. Surprisingly, it’s far more classic than cutting-edge.

Geometry Lesson

Extravagant: $68,231 1 Cassina Pilotta lounge chairs, $5,924 for two, Montage.  2 Altai blanket, $700, Hermès.  3 Fornasetti Scaletta screen, $15,810, the Morson Collection.  4 Cowhide […]

Urban Oasis

1 To extend the panoramic views into the adjoining study, Kanda angled the fireplace inward. 2 Removing unnecessary partitions and doors turned a two-bedroom unit […]

All That Glitters

1  Curves Ahead This gilded resin table is a re-creation of Tony Duquette’s biomorphic console, made for a ’60s Bel Air estate. $24,480, Baker Knapp […]

Color Theory

Lush Glazes and Deep Patinas Complement Spring’s Awakening. Teapot, $190, soup ladle, $95, sugar bowl, $85 (sold with creamer, not shown), and platter, $350, all […]

Rest Easy

THE SOUNDS OF POUNDING, stapling, and shearing fill the air at the 115,000-square-foot Simmons Bedding Company factory in Agawam — one of 17 in the […]

Simply Divine

SOME RELATIONSHIPS ARE MEANT to be: Looking for help with renovating his one-bedroom North End condo, Mike Hodgson knew almost instantly he’d found his match […]

Rule the Roost

IT USED TO BE that only birds twittered and tweeted. Though the online community has appropriated those activities, our feathered friends still own the market […]

Going Campy

MANY REHAB JOBS REQUIRE a grand rethink, an overhaul of concept, space, and orientation. For others, all that’s needed is a subtle shift to morph […]

Cloud Nine

ROBERT AND CORTNEY Novogratz can do it all; just watch them. The husband-and-wife design team keep calm while running their Manhattan-based firm, Sixx Design; raising […]

American Neo-Gothic

EMERSON AND RYAN FRY ARE THE SORT of people you should avoid if you are the envious type. They look like J.Crew models (circa the […]

Room To Grow

THE WOVEN SILK TAPESTRY woven silk tapestry that greets guests — a colorful, grinning face by Dutch artist Karel Appel that hangs above a carved […]

Bespoke Boutique

THE CAREFULLY CURATED selection of home accessories and gifts at Pod makes for quite the sensory experience. It smells good. It looks good. It feels […]

Found Art: Out of the Ordinary

ONETIME ART DIRECTOR and online designer Leah Giberson now creates art of a more tangible sort. She hunts for photographs of suburban scenes — homes, […]

Brand Royalty

YOU MAY NOT KNOW DENISE KORN — but if you’ve ever stepped into the Charles Hotel, dined at Jasper White’s Summer Shack, or checked out […]