July – August 2014

Polly Lewis sign

An Affair to Remember

It’s some kind of magic. And the same holds true when a house is involved. Take the couple who profess…

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Fancy This

Anyone who has ever driven the winding Route 127 along the North Shore of Massachusetts knows the pleasure of slowing…

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Christopher P. Williams Architects

The Phoenix

At 6:30 a.m. on a cloudy May morning in 2012, David Frost drove to his job site, same as any…

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Sheridan Interiors hallway wall

Young at Heart

The original plan called for a teardown and do-over. Down would come the turn-of-the-century barn, and up would go a…

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Fiona Walker

Kids Stuff

“Decorate a kid’s room?” you ask. Sounds counterintuitive, right? Childhood passes in the blink of an eye, so why agonize…

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Anne Neely Pond Park

Natural Talent

Anne Neely’s landscape-inspired semiabstract works invite reflection on the beauty and fragility of our environment. Remember that falling-out, back in…

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Michael Savoia curtain edging

In Stitches

From his chic urban loft in Providence, Michael Savoia embroiders luxury textiles to furnish the interiors of our country’s most…

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Artefact Home|Garden

Design Destination Artefact Home|Garden

Belmont, Massachusetts A couple of years ago, our friend Nora suggested that we might like to visit a home store…

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Newport boathouse

All Hands On Deck

From boyhood, Arthur Curtiss James vowed he would one day sail around the world in his own yacht. Over the…

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Gallery – Porches, Patios, Decks, and Terraces

Serene East and West meet gently on the North Shore of Massachusetts, where a depression in this shingled dwelling’s rocky…

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