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box office providence
September 16, 2014
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Attention design enthusiasts:  clear your calendars, because starting tomorrow, Rhode Island’s inaugural DESIGN WEEK RI kicks off...
kitchen dog bowl storage
September 2, 2014
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Even as kitchen designs get sleeker and appliances more integrated, we all seem to be accumulating more “stuff”to put in them.Figuring...
wright building company custom kitchen
August 26, 2014
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We’ve built and renovated hundreds of luxury homes over the years. During this time, building styles and trends have changed, but one thing...
fall container garden
August 12, 2014
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As we settle into mid-August, flowers and plants are starting to feel the influence of seasonal transition from summer’s direct heat and...
August 5, 2014
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I’ve seen housing markets boom and bust through the years. One factor has always remained constant through these times—homeowners have...
Elizabeth Hamilton Shangri-La Fabric
July 29, 2014
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I often find myself looking to the garden for inspiration for my Elizabeth Hamilton Collection fabrics and wallcoverings. The colors, textures, and...
james gooch toma haines
July 22, 2014
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Trends in interior design dictate the price in the antiques trade. When white washed woods are in fashion, prices rise on shabby chic and French...
July 8, 2014
Guest Bloggers
While hunting for my favorite summer entertaining items for the Perspectives section of the July-August issue of New England Home I came across...