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Exterior holiday decorations
Posted Dec 8 at 11:49 AM in Sharing by Melanie Perillo
I have always loved decorating my home for the holidays. I get into the spirit and joy of the season early and so does my family. I have raised my kids well; everyone helps me schlep countless boxes up from the basement, so I can deck the halls of my 1790s antique home with garlands, ornaments, stockings and collectibles.   The small rooms are cozy and bright, and, so I’m told, exceptionally...
Rachel Reider Interiors Decks Out Concord Holiday House
Posted Dec 7 at 4:33 PM in Inspiring by Jen Harvey
Rachel Reider Interiors decked the halls at the Hawthorne Inn as part of the Concord Museum Holiday House Tour. The Holiday House Tour welcomed nearly 1,000 guests inside private residences that are each decorated in a different holiday theme. Rachel Reider Interiors is a Boston-based interior design firm. Her projects range from homes to hotels. To learn more about the firm, visit Rachel...
holiday outdoor planter ideas
Posted Dec 7 at 2:21 PM in Inspiring by Jen Harvey
Parterre Garden Services Make your outdoor entryway festive this year with a holiday planter. Here are a few arrangements by Boston-area professionals that will delight all season long.  R.P. Marzilli & Company Parterre Garden Services  a Blade of Grass Stonegate Gardens Paragon Landscape Paragon Landscape
Farmhouse Pottery candle
Posted Dec 7 at 1:04 PM in Trending by Sandy Giardi
Are you searching for a gift to bring to a Yankee Swap at an upcoming holiday party? What you bring can vary greatly, depending on whether you’re looking to elicit oohs and ahs or hoots of laughter when your gift is unwrapped. It also comes down to how practical you are. As we see it, there are three types of Yankee Swap Gifts. Choose wisely.  The Keeper If you’re looking to bring the gift that...
best instagram accounts to follow
Posted Dec 1 at 2:39 AM in Happening, Sharing by Carly Stewart
We've collected our top 10 Instagram posts from the month of November! Follow us @bostondesignguide for the latest and greatest homes you can find throughout New England. Tag us in your home decor photos during the holidays for reposts throughout the month of December! 10 Mmmmmmm for Mondays!Sequoia Custom Builders 9 A fabulous New England landscape by Pellettieri Associates, Inc. 8 The...
high-end home lighting fixtures
Posted Nov 30 at 12:07 PM in Resourcing by Sandy Giardi
(Left: Interior Design by Audrey Sterk Design | Middle: Arteriors Lighting available at Lucia Lighting | Right: Interior Design by Manuel de Santaren) When an interior designer first takes on a project, lighting is almost always an issue. It is also an essential, multifaceted design feature that warrants a bigger conversation than it often gets, explains interior design principal John Day of LDa...
holiday events and shopping
Posted Nov 29 at 12:08 PM in Happening, Shopping by Carly Stewart
Extended hours this Friday & Saturday from 10-7 PM 2190 Post Road Wells, ME 04090 207-646-1110  Learn more about Anthony Catalfano Home's destination shop in Wells, ME.
barn house christmas tree decorations
Posted Nov 28 at 5:43 PM in Resourcing by Sandy Giardi
You should have an artificial tree if… You’re a nonconformist…. Evergreen shmevergreen, you’re thinking you may want a snow-white tree this year strung with candy-colored ornaments or maybe you're in a blue Christmas state of mind. Colors aren’t just for Easter anymore, in this age of Pinterest, we’re seeing white, sapphire and orange trees out there and plenty of merry makers looking to get...
holiday decor bar cart furniture
Posted Nov 28 at 4:52 PM in Shopping, Trending by Carly Stewart
Bar carts—like alcohol—are here to stay in style all year long!  Make sure to keep up with the holiday trends and accessories to have your bar cart looking both festive and fancy for all seasons. (The Cottage, Liam McInerney Photography) We are obsessed with this walnut bar cart design by The Cottage in Concord. The rustic, wooden structure is gorgeous enough that simple, clear glassware and a...
Holiday gift market events in Massachusetts
Posted Nov 28 at 12:50 PM in Happening, Shopping by Carly Stewart
December 9-10, 2017 Three Stones Gallery is having their first Pop-Up Holiday Market. Browse unique, handmade gifts crafted by local artists and enjoy holiday refreshments right in the heart of West Concord! Saturday, December 9 (11 AM - 8 PM) Sunday, December 10 (11 AM - 5 PM) 115 Commonwealth Ave.Concord, MA 01742 RSVP to the Facebook group here. The Holiday Show features represented artists...

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