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Cape Cod Beach vacation Home Brewster, MA
Posted Jan 27 at 1:54 PM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
A quintessential Cape Cod vacation home sparkles on the bay's edge.  "There is something meaningful about escaping to a place that feels a bit more understated, more natural, more cottage-like."   The family knew the spot. They knew its wild tangles of beach plum and the unique rhythm of the tides that would allow them to swim shoulder-deep in Cape Cod Bay in an instant, and walk the beach, toes...
High end flooring traditional Oriental Rugs
Posted Jan 27 at 1:16 PM in Shopping, Tips & Trends by carly stewart
Oriental Rugs are not just any eye-catching rug you snag from the sales rack. These centerpieces hold precise elegance with unique characteristics that immediately draw the eye in any room one is placed. There are a handful of reasons for owning one of these exclusive hand knotted treasures. We’ve heard from the experts at Gregorian Oriental Rugs, a family owned business that continues to follow...
Luxury Cape Cod Shingle Waterfront Home
Posted Jan 24 at 10:28 AM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
Perched above the sandy banks of a salt pond in Chatham, and adjacent to a prized golf course, stands a luminous new Shingle Style home. Gracious but playful, it’s a friendly wave of a house, designed and built by Polhemus Savery DaSilva Architects Builders. A firm that is “very serious,” says design principal and architect John DaSilva, “about designing homes that do not take themselves too...
President of Clarke Distribution Sean Clarke
Posted Jan 23 at 2:37 PM in Events by Jen Harvey
President of Clarke Distribution Sean Clarke was awarded with an Innovative Showroom Award at the 2017 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show. The award honors the best showrooms in the kitchen and bath industry. Clarke Distribution recently opened their third and newest Sub-Zero & Wolf Showroom at 7 Tide in Boston’s Seaport District. The showroom focuses on making the experience educational for...
High End lakefront home New Hampshire
Posted Jan 20 at 11:42 AM in Inspiring Projects by Anonymous
There is something about water that soothes the mind, slows the heart rate, and brings a sense of ease. John Battle, Owner and Principal of Battle Associates Architects, has become an expert in channelling that sense of wellbeing into waterfront homes that radiate calm and invite relaxation. Many of these homes are centralized around magnificent boathouses that bridge the gap between land and...
Provincetown Cape Cod Custom Home
Posted Jan 16 at 1:48 PM in Inspiring Projects by carly stewart
What better place to enjoy your homemade meals than on the beach? This Provincetown kitchen goes through a dramatic improvement with views to die for. With a front-row seat to Cape Cod Bay, this space needed changes in order to open up the dead space throughout the room to expand the Cape Cod light. Deborah Paine, a Cape Cod design/build firm, literally brought the sunshine into the existing ...
Pantone Color of the Year Home Design Trends
Posted Jan 12 at 3:51 PM in Events, Tips & Trends by carly stewart
2017 is the year for new beginnings. PANTONE Color Institute symbolizes these changes in choosing the Color of the Year, Greenery. PANTONE Color of the Year is a symbolic color selection of what the experts see taking place in the global culture throughout the year that brings a specific expression of mood and an attitude. PANTONE Greenery is the neutral color of nature and is versatile in...
Luxury Oceanfront Homes in New England
Posted Jan 10 at 11:21 AM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
Belle of the Beach: An Oceanfront Paradise is Reimagined for Intergenerational UseAs seen in Boston Design Guide 2017, the 20th Anniversary Edition. - View the Digital Edition here A close-knit band of family and friends have descended on the postcard-perfect peninsula on Buzzards Bay for years, returning to the summer playground for lazy, memory-filled days, where time, for a few blissful months...
Residential Home Restoration and Renovation Boston
Posted Jan 9 at 10:44 AM in Inspiring Projects, News by carly stewart
9 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA – a newly restored and renovated residence receives acclaimed Pinnacle Award. (Main Image: Photo by Peter Vanderwarker) Before & After images of 9 Commonwealth Avenue façade A seven-story French Academic style townhouse, built in 1861, was originally designed as one of two symmetrically designed homes, 7 and 9 Commonwealth Avenue. Each home incorporated a bay...
Gorgeous Modern Cape Cod Homes
Posted Jan 6 at 12:45 PM in Inspiring Projects by carly stewart
“The House of Shifting Sands” sits amongst a sixty-foot-high coastal bank and is surrounded by miles of undeveloped Cape Cod National Seashore beaches and scrub pines. The award-winning home is conceived as a collage of overlapping, cantilevered planes and volumes that deliver large living. Sea-Dar Construction captures the clients vision to use the house as both a year-round family “camp” and as...

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