Put Your Best Foot Forward at These Five Local Shoe Stores

FOR DESIGNER Saks Fifth Avenue It’s tough to compete with the selection of a high-end department store, and both the women’s and men’s shoe sections […]

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Honey-Based Skin and Haircare Brand Ivyees Has Landed on the South Shore

It took a sticky situation to make Bostonian Ivy Lawson realize what she wanted to do with the rest of her life. After a 19-year […]


Meet Curlew, the Island Shirt Brand Inspired by Nantucket Flora and Fauna

Schoolteacher Megan Ashforth always had a penchant for art—but it took the pandemic for her to actually find the time to pursue it. While the […]


Sweet Sloops, and Five Other Treats Meredith Melling Is Craving This Month

1. The Necklace “Mckenzie Liautaud made me a fabulous face mask during COVID, and I also love this beautiful piece of jewelry.” Sapphire-and-pearl necklace, $525, […]


Virgil Abloh Brings the Art of Fashion to the Institute of Contemporary Art

Even if you aren’t familiar with Virgil Abloh’s name, you’ve likely seen and admired his work. The founder of the cult-classic streetwear brand Off-White, the […]

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Statement Sunnies, and Five Other Things Bethenny Frankel Is Coveting This Summer

1. THE SUNGLASSES “I’d wear these on a sunny day on Newbury Street for an outdoor lunch.” Bethenny “Catviator” sunglasses, $48, HSN.  2. THE BAG “I […]

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Inside the Boston Harbor Hotel’s Beautiful New Gift Shop

When was the last time you saw something in a hotel gift shop that you actually wanted to buy—something you really needed to have? We’re […]

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15 Boston-Area Stores Where You Can Score Collectibles and Antiques

Contemporary Art Susan Lanoue Lanoue Gallery Purchasing a piece of art, says Lanoue, is extremely personal: Not only should it bring you joy every time […]

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An Insider Look at This Season’s Hottest Fashion Essentials

Longer days and warmer weather are finally here, and that means it’s time to pack up your winter coats and break out those spring/summer staples. […]

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Shop an Elegant Hodgepodge of Nantucket Treasures at the Green Market

Stroll down any of the streets in Nantucket and you’ll find pricey designer boutiques, art galleries, luxury real estate offices, and souvenir shops—things that might […]


Put Your Best Foot Forward with Custom Kicks from Adelante Shoe Co.

Who among us hasn’t struggled to buy shoes? Maybe you can’t get the width right or your foot seems to fall somewhere between sizes—whatever the […]


Five Local Luggage Retailers for Your Post-Pandemic Packing Needs

For a Personal Touch Harvey Traveler Inspired by an adventure-loving rescue pup named (you guessed it) Harvey, this homegrown travel brand is known for its […]

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11 Boston-Based, Black-Owned Brands to Support this Valentine’s Day

Romance may not have been your top priority during these continually strange times, but Valentine’s Day does happen to be quickly approaching. While the holiday […]

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A New Digital Marketplace Is Here to Help You Support Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses

Where you buy things and from whom is a political act, and more businesses and consumers than ever are reconsidering where their spending dollars are […]


Shop Vintage Jewelry Treasures at This Stunning Newbury Street Exhibition

There’s never a wrong place or time for jewelry, but something about an afternoon spent in collector Tiina Smith’s elegant, light-filled Newbury Street salon makes […]