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Monday August 18th, 2014

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White on White in Nantucket

The first time artist Paula Madonna walked through this Siasconset, Nantucket home, it was staged with the seller’s furniture – part traditional/part antique with dark furniture and lots of shiny chrome. It wasn’t her style at all, but she could envision how her art and beachy decor could transform the place. The first thing she…

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Monday August 19th, 2013

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A Massachusetts Farmhouse Where Color and Pattern Meet

Sally and Adrian Staub moved into this 19th century farmhouse in Northampton, Massachusetts a year ago with their three daughters. After nearly eight years as Deputy Photo Editor at FamilyFun magazine, Sally is now transitioning into freelance interior design and art direction, as they are expecting their 4th child in October. Adrian is a professor…

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Monday November 19th, 2012

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Sneak Peek: Kirsten Marchand

Five years ago, Kirsten Marchand (who designs retail environments for New Balance and has a blog all about design inspiration, Design Marchand) and her husband, Dave, were looking for a farm property to call home, but when their realtor showed them this property in Rocks Village, Massachusetts — a tiny historic village on Boston’s North Shore…

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Monday September 10th, 2012

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sneak peek: carla + tim

Carla Caruso lives in the tiny town of Ashfield, tucked into the rolling hills of Western Massachusetts. She and her husband, Tim, bought the house just over two years ago (it’s the couple’s first home after 18 years together), and in the short time they’ve lived here, they’ve renovated almost everything. The result is an…

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Monday May 7th, 2012

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sneak peek: micah + marianna whitson

Marianna is from North Carolina, and Micah is from Alabama, but the couple has made its home in Arlington, Massachusetts, just outside of Boston. By day, they work in advertising, but they found themselves missing the South, so they started Old Try as a way to reconnect. The create a range of prints: from flags…

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Monday May 2nd, 2011

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sneak peek: kimberly ludy

sneak peek: kimberly ludy

Kimberly Ludy of Etsy shops Trampoline and Black Strap is preparing to say goodbye to this house just outside of Boston in Framingham, Massachusetts. It’s been home to her, husband Tom, their eight-year-old Ethan and dog Ollie for the past six years, but the family is ready for a new adventure, and they’re heading to…

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Thursday June 3rd, 2010

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sneak peek: lauren nelson

sneak peek: lauren nelson

lauren nelson is a prop stylist and interior designer who dabbles with art and currently lives in cambridge, massachusetts with her fiance gabe. the two moved to massachusetts from california with nothing but their clothes, bikes, books and a handful of things they just couldn’t live without (quite opposite to the life of a prop…

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Monday April 19th, 2010

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sneak peek: susy pilgrim waters

sneak peek: susy pilgrim waters

today’s sneak peek into brit-born illustrator/artist susy pilgrim water‘s boston home feels like the perfect place to ring in spring,  with its light and refreshing color palette. susy and her husband keith have been in this 1898 home for 14 years now, and have been remodeling it themselves ever since (each piece of susy work…

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Monday November 9th, 2009

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sneak peek: erin heath

sneak peek: erin heath

erin heath is display coordinator for anthropologie in chestnut hill, massachusetts and most recently for the boston store where she is responsible for the design and execution of all display elements within our store (windows, large-scale installations, etc). she also does a variety of freelance work which ranges from decorating/rearranging residential interior spaces as well…

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Monday August 17th, 2009

Monday April 13th, 2009

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sneak peek: angela liguori

sneak peek: angela liguori

today’s second sneak peek belongs to designer angela liguori of carta inc. angela creates beautiful invitations, hand-bound books, and sells beautiful italian cotton ribbon among other products. i’ve been a fan of her work for some time so i was thrilled to get a peek into her family’s boston home. she’s also included a little…

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Monday April 6th, 2009

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sneak peek: jeremy mcelwain

sneak peek: jeremy mcelwain

last week we got a peek into the beautiful boston home of brad dufton of colortheory. today we’re getting a peek into his business partner, jeremy mcelwain‘s lovely home. originally from massachusett’s north shore, jeremy came into the design world at age 13 via carpentry with his father. now he runs colortheory with brad, specializing…

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Monday March 30th, 2009

Friday October 31st, 2008

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sneak peek: béatrice peltre

sneak peek: béatrice peltre

if there’s one thing (ok, two) that we love around here, it’s good design and good food. in honor of it being “in the kitchen with” friday, béatrice peltre’s sneak peek was a natural fit as food stylist and photographer extraordinaire. i swear she makes everything she does look incredible, and her home fits in…

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Monday August 4th, 2008

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sneak peek: laurie of two trick pony

sneak peek: laurie of two trick pony

today we have a special double sneak peek into the creative minds behind two trick pony eco-modern stationery and notecards. first up is laurie mee’s home filled with great splashes of fun color. click here for additional images and stay tuned for carrie’s modern home at 2pm. [thanks so much, laurie!] -anne [Above: As soon…

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Monday July 28th, 2008

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sneak peek: rebekah of sigfrids design

sneak peek: rebekah of sigfrids design

our second sneak peek features a 1930′s residence at the historic grasmoor in cincinnati, ohio. the goal of rebekah sigfrids and her design team of aubrie hensler, mike dereix, mom - donna sigfrids (as favorite antiquing partner)  – was “to create an earthy femininity by balancing soft modern furnishings with time worn primitive finds.” you can click here for more…

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Friday March 9th, 2007

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bryan boyer

bryan boyer

after spotting his apartment on d*s, an editor at the boston globe decided to feature bryan boyer’s minimalist apartment. the piece ran yesterday- congrats bryan! CLICK HERE to see bryan’s sneak peek on d*s.

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