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Jan Gleysteen Architects, Inc.
Posted Oct 20 at 3:24 PM in Tips & Trends by Sandy Giardi
At BDG, we’re grateful to have relationships with professionals who have been with us since our inception. Feeling nostalgic, we combed through the archives to see the projects these talents showcased in our first few editions. We weren’t surprised to find designs that are as relevant today as they were up to 20 years ago. We asked the principals what makes these designs so enduring and what they...
2016 PRISM AWARDS
Posted Oct 19 at 1:05 PM in Events by Jen Harvey
The 2016 PRISM Awards by BRAGB celebrates the best projects and outstanding achievements in New England’s home building industry. BRAGB (Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston) has been hosting the PRISM Awards for several years. The program has been carefully designed to honor and recognize the accomplishments of professionals who influence the present and shape the future of...
Junior League of Boston Property Search
Posted Oct 18 at 11:01 AM in Events by Jen Harvey
Fine Paints of Europe
Posted Oct 13 at 1:29 PM in Tips & Trends by Carly Stewart
Our Fall 2016 Color Report! If you have been living under a rock, we’re here to remind you how genius Pantone is with color creations and providing the new color trends for the season. Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute, describes the Fall 2016 palette as “A Unity of Strength, Confidence and Complexity.” Under the Blue family, these creations consist of vibrant...
Patrick Ahearn Architect
Posted Oct 10 at 11:17 AM in Inspiring Projects by Jen Harvey
There is more than what meets the eye behind this gorgeous 1860's captain's house located on the waterfront of Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard. Patrick Ahearn Architect restored the home in a rather complex project.  The Edgartown Historic District had to approve all exterior restorations. It was important to stay sensitive to preserving the historic village and making the home unify to enhance the...
Paul Weber Architect
Posted Oct 6 at 9:34 AM in Tips & Trends by Carly Stewart
Blending into the wild has been an essential part of style expression from clothing to stationary to decor for centuries. Beginning in the 18th century, the European colonization of Asia and Africa brought the reproduction of leopard, tiger and zebra prints to fabrics. [Interior Design by Elizabeth Home Décor & Design] These exotic patterns continue to come back to style for reasons beyond...
Posted Oct 5 at 11:15 AM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
Adolfo Perez, principal of Adolfo Perez Architect, was commissioned to create a comfortable, family estate for the client, something “traditional, with a twist.” Yet as the design process evolved, so did the new owners’ resolve to inhabit something a little more unique. “Traditional” soon morphed into unabashedly modern, with Perez, together with general contractor Thoughtforms, delivering a...
Toby Leary Fine Woodworking
Posted Oct 3 at 12:37 PM in Inspiring Projects by Jen Harvey
A kitchen renovation on Martha's Vineyard by Toby Leary Fine Woodworking was worth the challenge as the new space is stunning. Problems the original kitchen faced was dim lighting due to the wood darkness and a narrow layout. The angled ceilings also created a design challenge. The homeowners looked to Toby Leary Fine Woodworking, who specializes in custom woodwork for kitchens and bathrooms, to...
Polhemus Savery DaSilva; Setting The Space - Boston Magazine
Posted Sep 29 at 12:25 PM in Inspiring Projects by Carly Stewart
Sitting on one of the highest points of the Massachusetts coast is Boston magazine's Design Home 2016 at The Pinehills in Plymouth. Polhemus Savery DaSilva serves as the ultimate package of architect, builder and interior designer, providing the New England dream atop this paradise with unbeatable views of Cape Cod Bay all the way to Provincetown. The home is 4,427 square feet with 3 levels of...
Home Life by Rose Ann Humphrey
Posted Sep 28 at 1:00 PM in News by Jen Harvey
With summer coming to a close we can think about our time well spent over the warmer months in relaxation. Rose Ann Humphrey, principal of the high-end interior design firm Home Life by Rose Ann Humphrey, explains that in her experience relaxation equals more creativity and a clear mind open to inspiration. She wrote on her blog recently, "Taking time for oneself and pausing is very important and...

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