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Fall Tablescape Ideas We Love
Posted Nov 3 at 11:19 AM in News by Anonymous
0 comments Thanksgiving is around the corner, and right now is the perfect time to begin planning a beautiful fall tablescape.  We love the bright, colorful look created by fresh herbs and flowers on the harvest-inspired table below.      Anthony Catalfano Home completes this festive tablescape with Juliska dinnerwear.  Anthony Catalfano Home located at 2190 Post Road in Wells, Maine.  White...
Weekend Photo Roundup: Halloween
Posted Nov 2 at 4:11 PM in News by Anonymous
Halloween provided the perfect opportunity for the Boston Design Guide community to show off their design and decor skills. We've rounded up some of our favorite shots from the festive fall weekend. Share your fall decor with us by tagging us or using #bostondesign. @cherylandreozzi of Andreozzi Architects shared this fun and spooky display at one of their clients' homes. We love the drapey...
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...