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Pizza benefit and cooking demonstration at Roomscapes
Posted Apr 25 at 11:34 AM in Events by Sandy Giardi
Enjoy a slice (or three!) and help the homeless at Pizza for Pine Street at Roomscapes’ Cabinetry & Design Center May 17, 6-8pm. This benefit, supporting Pine Street Inn, features an appearance by founder Andris Lagsdin of Baking Steel Pizza Stone and a cooking demo by Fresh Chef Craig Hastings. A $25 suggestion donation includes pizza, beer and wine and a signature cocktail by Crooked Oak...
Perfection Fence panelists
Posted Apr 18 at 6:19 PM in Events by Sandy Giardi
Last week’s event, If You Dream It, We Can Build It, cohosted by BDG and Perfection Fence at the company’s Marshfield headquarters, was a successful, informative open house and panel discussion with the spirit of an industry reception.     The event, which was moderated by BDG’s publisher Melanie Perillo, featured builder Douglas Whitla of Whitla Brothers Builders, Inc., Dan Gordon of Dan Gordon...
Boston Marathon Runners
Posted Apr 13 at 8:45 PM in Events by Sandy Giardi
We’ve learned of two athletes in the BDG community running the 122nd Boston Marathon: Eddie Gaffney (pictured above), Associate AIA & IT Director of Patrick Ahearn Architect and Kenneth Frommer, Vice President and Senior Project Manager of Kistler & Knapp Builders, Inc. We caught up with these two inspirational individuals to learn more about their background and training, the causes...
Smart Home Tech made Simple
Posted Apr 10 at 5:14 PM in Events by Sandy Giardi
Baffled by smart homes? Don’t be. Though smart home tech is complex, Audio Video Design strives to make it user-friendly and fun! Join AVD for a free interactive seminar expressly for homeowners at their Westwood showroom, April 14. At this Boston Design Week event, participants will experience the latest in digital home offerings—from lighting control and window shade automation to multi-room...
Duncan Hughes for Dowel new furniture collection
Posted Mar 30 at 10:46 PM in Events by Sandy Giardi
We’ve been following the details on Duncan Hughes’ new line for Dowel for a few months now, and we’re excited to share that the Boston launch party is upon us. After all, why should Las Vegas have all the fun? Come join the Boston celebration of Hughes' new line for Dowel Furniture, an Art Deco-inspired collection of accents and furnishings synthesizing subtle femininity and masculinity,...
Favreaulous Factory, Boston design
Posted Mar 20 at 6:36 PM in Events by Sandy Giardi
Steven Favreau and Dennis Wyrzykowski, along with Bob Ernst, Andrew Sidford and Greg Premru, feted the launch of the FAVREAUlous Factory, their brand-new shared space, with a lavish, Mardi Gras-style celebration March 3. Steven Favreau and Dennis Wyrzykowski A who's who in Boston’s design industry, dressed in their glittery, grooviest best, turned out at the Channel Street loft space for an...
custom fences, Boston
Posted Mar 19 at 9:51 PM in Events by Sandy Giardi
If You Dream It, We Can Build It  Perfection Fence and Boston Design Guide present a panel discussion and open house April 12 to explore how the visions of leading architects, builders and landscape professionals can take shape with Perfection Fence. Spring is on everybody's mind, so come out to browse Perfection Fence's 5000 square-foot showroom and extensive outdoor displays in Marshfield, MA...
Build with Confidence Workshop for Boston homeowners
Posted Mar 12 at 3:26 PM in Events by Sandy Giardi
Last week’s weather didn’t stop homeowners from learning “How to Build with Confidence” at the workshop and panel discussion hosted at Roomscapes Design & Cabinetry Center last week. After light refreshments and a warm welcome from Roomscapes’ President Henry Lombard, Boston Design Guide’s Publisher Melanie Perillo moderated a lively discussion featuring the tips and insights of seven...
Boston interior designers
Posted Mar 1 at 10:00 PM in Events by Sandy Giardi
By all accounts, this week’s Web & Wine event for interior designers was a hit. The staff at BDG instantly bonded with a fantastic group of design professionals—some new faces, some whose careers we’ve been following for quite some time now. Open and lively discussion with this group. We got a glimpse of some of the designers’ AMAZING new projects and had the opportunity to talk to them...
Boston Design Guide
Posted Feb 6 at 1:36 PM in Events by Jen Harvey
Build with Confidence: Homeowners’ Workshop and Panel DiscussionMarch 8th | Save the Date! If you’re considering a building or renovation project, you won’t want to miss this!  A panel of the region’s top professionals in the homebuilding industry will come together at Roomscapes for a one-night, complimentary workshop.Moderated by Melanie Perillo, publisher of Boston Design Guide, this...