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extravagant homes on Martha's Vineyard
Posted Sep 14 at 12:45 PM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
O Captain, My Captain! When a Captain’s House on Martha’s Vineyard that was built in the 1870s had fallen into complete disrepair and couldn’t be salvaged, Colonial Reproductions stepped in to return the charmer to its former glory. The new owners, who had another home on the Vineyard, were afraid that a new build wouldn’t have the character or dignity of the original home, so they snatched it up...
Martha's Vineyard waterfront cottages
Posted Sep 12 at 12:57 PM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
Flip Flop Video of A private vacation home located on the beach in Aquinnah, Martha's Vineyard. Patrick Ahearn FAIA, who grew up on Long Island, often talks about the summers of his youth. He’d head out to the white sand beaches of Montauk on a two-lane country road, surf the ocean’s Gulf Stream waters, fish on the bayside and hang out by the beach shacks that dotted the coast. “It...
outdoor design elements
Posted Sep 11 at 11:56 AM in Inspiring Projects by carly stewart
Air. Fire. Water. Earth. These ancient elements have always held power, but they become all the more dynamic when combined with Cape Cod’s spectacular scenery. Builders, architects and landscape architects who inhabit the idyllic peninsula and its islands are harnessing their raw energy and aesthetic like never before. Here follows our ode to the elements, and to the trade professionals...
best home technology professional in New England
Posted Sep 11 at 10:48 AM in Events by carly stewart
CEDIA Announces 2017 Americas Home Technology Professional Award Winners DC Home Systems was chosen among fifteen projects honored at the CEDIA 2017 Celebration in San Diego. Award winners have completed the best work by home technology professionals this year. Congratulations to DC Home Systems for taking home the awards for Best Home Cinema; Level IV - $500,000 & Over and Best Special...
modern architecture
Posted Sep 8 at 3:42 PM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
The New Classics: Westerly When a client with a keen eye for modern sophistication approached Andreozzi Architects to create a Shingle Style beach house in Westerly, Rhode Island that would be respectful of the New England vernacular, the neighborhood and the region, the firm knew they would have to shake things up a bit. Indeed, Andreozzi Architects was told “to do something a little more...
shingle style home architect
Posted Sep 7 at 9:59 AM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
The New Classics: Shingle Style on the Sound What makes Charles Hilton Architects’ traditional—and spectacular—Shingle Style new construction on a cove on Long Island Sound a “new” classic? “It’s the kind of spaces and the circulation” of the picturesque waterfront estate, explains principal Charles Hilton, and how the home lives. While the client asked for a “traditional old New England home...
classic home architecture
Posted Sep 6 at 2:31 PM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
The New Classics: Cliffside In the hands of Jan Gleysteen Architects, a somewhat underwhelming oceanfront home built in the 1980s in New Seabury became an instant classic with a twist. The original shingle gable structure was functional but lacked focus and didn’t showcase the property’s extraordinary views to the extent that it could. An exterior modification, addition and renovation gave the...
art gallery show in West Concord
Posted Sep 5 at 2:43 PM in Events by carly stewart
September 6 - November 11, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, September 16, 6:00 - 8:30 PM Three Stones Gallery's Fall Show features recent work by three of their represented artists: Jon, MacAdam, Jill Pottle and Liz Conlon. The show welcomes guest artists: painter Lindsey Brown, sculptor Ray Ciemny, and jewelry maker Jennifer Anderson Floyd. Three Stones Gallery115 Commonwealth Ave.West Concord...
boston design guide_august instagram
Posted Sep 5 at 10:13 AM in Events, News by carly stewart
A preview of BDG's top Instagram posts for the month of August 2017. Follow us @bostondesignguide for your daily dose of design. Tag us in your posts to be featured #BostonDesignGuide #10 Not a bad Monday...Builder: Cataldo Custom Builders #9 Winning in white.Kitchen by Roomscapes Cabinetry and Design Center #8 This stunning stone home takes a unique approach by mixing black shutters on the...
residential homes in Wellesley
Posted Aug 31 at 10:48 AM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
The New Classics: Edge Hill Residence For a new construction in the bucolic neighborhood of Wellesley Farms, Patrick Ahearn Architect designed a traditional new home that is seamlessly woven into the neighborhood fabric, entrenched and at peace with the surrounding homes that were built in the 1920s and 1930s. “We wanted the house to fit and feel like it was an original house,” says the firm’s...

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