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Real Estate Pick of the Week: A Greek Revival by Jan Gleysteen
Posted Oct 30 at 12:57 PM in News by Anonymous
A gorgeous Greek revival designed by Jan Gleysteen Architects is currently on sale in Weston, MA.    The home features exquisite architectural detail, and is located on a beautiful lot overlooking 40 acres of farmland.  The home's foyer is a wonderfully inviting space, with high ceilings, beautiful moldings and plenty of natural light.  The kitchen is state-of-the-art with countertops made of...
Fall Plants at Select Horticulture
Posted Oct 28 at 11:38 AM in News by Anonymous
Acer pseudosieboldianum   Visit Select Horticulture in Lancaster, MA or Greenwich, CT for a beautiful selection of premium autumn plants.   Acer palmatum dissectum seiryu Acer palmatum sango kaku Acer palmatum bloodgood
Fall Candles We Love
Posted Oct 21 at 3:42 PM in News by Anonymous
Photo from Luxury scented candles are a must-have companion for crisp fall mornings and cool, dark fall nights. These autumn-inspired candles will bring warmth as well as notes and inspirations from the outdoors into your space.     Ambre by Dyptique Ambre is a warm, woody scent that recalls smoky fall fires. With notes of radiant aniseed, insolent spices, mysterious incense,...
10 Cute Halloween Recipes
Posted Oct 21 at 11:37 AM in News by Anonymous
Recipe + photo from Halloween is right around the corner, and what’s more festive than savory snacks and devilishly sweet treats? Here are ten recipes that are quick, simple and decidedly spooky.  Festive Halloween Bark     White Chocolate-Covered Strawberries Recipe + photo from Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops Recipe + photo from Candy...
An Afternoon with Peter Feinmann of Feinmann, Inc.
Posted Oct 7 at 1:39 PM in News by Anonymous
We sat down with Peter Feinmann, Principal of Design Build firm Feinmann, Inc. Peter elaborated on his business model, his favorite projects, and what his firm has been doing to lead the way in sustainable design and aging in place. Boston Colonial Renovation by Feinmann, Inc.  BDG: What does the term "design build" mean to you, and what makes your firm different from other architecture or...
Family First
Posted Oct 5 at 1:59 PM in News by Sandy Giardi
1992 America's Cup Photography by Theirs isn’t the typical family. The Kirby and Perkins clan, with Jerry Kirby and Tom Perkins at the helm, are a tight-knit pack comprised of pilots, kite surfers, rock climbers, skydivers and professional sailors, to say nothing of hockey players, scratch golfers and horseback riders. But it’s sailing that’s both an obsession and a way...
Weekend Photo Roundup: September 25 - 27
Posted Sep 29 at 11:42 AM in News by Anonymous
Boston Granite Exchange shared this beautiful photo of their Cambria Darlington marble. "A unique edge profile can make a beautiful design even more eye-catching. Do you prefer the ornate look or a traditional edging?"  Fall is in full swing, and the Boston Design Guide community is making the most of it. Tag your photos with #BostonDesign, and we'll feature you in next week's post.     ...
 A Visit to the Powers Gallery
Posted Sep 11 at 4:04 PM in News by Anonymous
This first cool fall day provided the perfect excuse to visit the Powers Gallery in Acton, MA. Not only did we get a chance to check out their beautiful antique gallery, we also got a sneak peek at their fall show, a combined effort between artists Jane Dahmen and Peter Batchelder.    The artists have differing but complementary styles: Jane Dahmen's layered woodland landscapes often feature...
Fall Decor Musts
Posted Sep 9 at 11:21 AM in News by Anonymous
Interior Design by E.A. Davis Debra Worthington, a contract designer with E.A. Davis Shop shares her simple yet effective tips for transitioning every room in your home from summer to fall.     Now that temperatures will be dropping, friend and family gatherings will be brought inside to the living room and family room. Fall throws from E.A. Davis An easy way to update this space is to invest in...
Download Our Digital Edition for Free from the App Store
Posted Sep 8 at 2:49 PM in News by Anonymous
The Boston Design Guide Digital Edition is now available to view and download for free from the App Store and from our website.    Access the 19th Annual Edition of Boston Design Guide from your phone or laptop anytime, and never be without our comprehensive resource guide. Use the BDG Digital Edition to scope out the best art galleries, antique shops and home decor stores, or use it to find the...