A Boston Brownstone Gets a Thoughtful Renovation

That classic tune about how you can’t hurry love holds true in design, too. When it comes to long-lasting...

Industrial Chic on Boston Harbor

They are a bi-coastal couple, but not along the usual New York-to-Los Angeles axis. Rather, they divide their time...

Mountain Makeover

“Who knew?” asks Kerry Berchem, as she smiles and recalls how the modest renovation she and her husband, Craig...

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A Classic Cape-Style Home Reimagined

A Classic Cape-Style Home Reimagined

John and his wife, Annmarie, had been searching for a new home for months. Having given up on finding a lot on which to build, John found himself in Boxford, Massachusetts, standing at the door of yet another colonial, yet

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Five Questions: Bill Bivona

Five Questions: Bill Bivona

(1) Staircase making is a rather specialized trade; how did you get into it? I always wanted to be a furniture maker, but I soon discovered that, to make a living, I had to subsidize my furniture making with other projects,

Vintage Vinyl®: A New Era in Flooring

Vintage Vinyl®: A New Era in Flooring

In home decor, it’s a beautiful (but all too rare) thing when form and function meet smack in the middle; especially in an instance where both are of equal importance, like flooring. But that’s precisely what you get with

Absolutely Luxurious Bath Accessories

Absolutely Luxurious Bath Accessories

It’s hard to say exactly when the “necessary room” became a necessary luxury, but we’ve been giving our bathrooms the spa treatment for some time. They’re retreats now, rejuvenation rooms, sanctuaries—

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Style Scheme: A Luxurious Lounge
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Style Scheme: A Luxurious Lounge

January 19, 2018

Imagine waiting out winter in this sophisticated lounge designed by Duncan Hughes. Rich, luxurious fabrics—mohair and velvet—in deep jewel hues, warm wood tones, and artwork that elevates the room all add up to a warm and welcoming space.

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Christmas by the Sea
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Christmas by the Sea

December 20, 2017

Every year family and friends of Carey Karlan eagerly await their invitation to her annual Christmas party.The interior designer imagines a new party theme each season and transforms her 1920’s cottage for the holiday. In past years she has featured a Scottish Christmas,

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