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Tuscan Villa Litchfield County
March 10, 2015
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By Maria LaPianaInspired by the grand villas that have housed Italian families for centuries, this property in Kent, Connecticut, was designed for...
Artwork Hung with Clips
March 9, 2015
By Cheryl KatzThe days are getting longer and the icy banks of soot colored snow are beginning to diminish. As welcome as these harbingers of...
Left Bank Fabric Showrooms
March 5, 2015
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Milan has been buzzing with fashion week, but I had my design fix at the end of January at Maison & Objet and Deco Off. These shows are the...
Design Bloggers Conference
March 4, 2015
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By Stacy KunstelThe New England Home editorial team just returned from the Design Bloggers Conference in Atlanta, where it seemed easier to catch...
Cape Cod Renovation
March 3, 2015
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By Karin Lidbeck Brent“Enclaves of comfort”— that’s the motto for our house design and it says it all!  From the...
Pussy Willow Arrangement in Birdbath
February 27, 2015
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By Karin Lidbeck BrentI equate pussy willows with spring, and believe it or not, the season starts now since the twigs bear soft fuzzy catkins in...
Jaqueline Becker Fine Arts Consulting Services
February 24, 2015
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You’ve taken the plunge, fallen in love with and purchased artwork for your home. Perhaps you already know where it will be sited. But even...
Modern Vermont Home
February 20, 2015
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By Maria La PianaTake one couple with a modern sensibility (sadly living in a Colonial-style home), bring in a very accommodating architect and top...
Louis Raymond
February 19, 2015
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Oh goody, another snowstorm. Getting outside in the winter can be such a hassle—so there had better be a good reason.As a garden designer, a...
lillian august cafe
February 18, 2015
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By Stacy KunstelMy heart goes out to my Boston area friends. The photos on Instagram and Facebook have been nothing less than shocking. I...

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