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Linda Merrill: Upholstery, the Value Proposition

Hello, my name is Linda and I am a fabric addict. I just love it all–the colors, the textures, the…

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Notes from the Field: Winter Blooms

By Karin Lidbeck Brent During these dreary winter days, flowers can turn our interiors from barren to brilliant. As my…

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Friday Favorites 1/28/2011

Erin Marvin, Managing Editor Bright colors often make a bold statement (just check out Linda Merrill’s blog post on Honeysuckle…

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Sneak Peek: At Home with Barbara Pervier

In the upcoming March/April 2011 issue of New England Home we’ll be featuring designer Barbara Pervier‘s own home in Salem,…

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Design in Depth: A Dose of Drama

The recent snow days had me trapped at home last week. Instead of catching up on my magazine and blog…

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Leslie Fine: Innovative Storage Solutions

I’ve got this problem, and I’m sure you do as well—too much stuff! Storage always seems to be an issue…

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What, When Where: Take a Seat

When I moved to Boston just over four years ago, the first purchase for my new home was a pair…

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Friday Favorites 1/21/2011

Paula M. Bodah, Senior Editor When my husband read the piece we ran about Providence repoussé artist James Reynolds, he…

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Editor’s Miscellany: That Personal Touch

One of the great things about having a blog is that it gives us the chance to show and talk…

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Designer Snapshot: Back to the Future

Designing for 2011 is all about function, says Reading, Mass., designer Mark Christofi. “It’s about who can effectively take an…

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Linda Merrill: Honeysuckle, Pantone’s 2011 Color of the Year

First, let me say that I am honored to have been asked to be the first guest blogger on New…

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Notes from the Field: American Glamour

Growing up in a small town thirty minutes south of Boston, my love of glamour was first aroused when my…

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Friday Favorites 1/14/2011

Jared Ainscough, Assistant Art Director Filzfelt, based in South Boston, is a German felt importer that sells interesting felt accessories….

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Sneak Peeks: The Work of John Walker

In the upcoming March/April issue of New England Home we will be featuring the work of painter John Walker. For…

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Design in Depth: Back to Black

I was instantly smitten with the new Masterpiece Theater series Downton Abbey on PBS that started last Sunday. The first…

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