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now interior design studios acton
June 9, 2014
By Lynda SimontonI have driven by Now Interior Design Studios in Acton, Massachusetts hundreds of times and never thought to stop in. Fortunately...
ikea easy chair
June 6, 2014
Lynda Simonton, Online and Market EditorI remember when Vermont glassblower Simon Pearce opened one of his first shops in Westport, Connecticut...
June 5, 2014
By Kyle HoepnerThe Providence Preservation Society’s annual Festival of Historic Houses is always a welcome chance to spend some quality...
June 3, 2014
By Paula M. BodahIf you enjoy gardening you’ve likely been hard at work the past couple of weekends, getting the tomatoes in the ground,...
elizabeth grubaugh
June 2, 2014
By Cheryl KatzForget that for most of January the sky stayed gray for weeks on end and that February and March brought temperatures that never...
RH Luna Daybed
May 30, 2014
By Lynda Simonton, Online and Market EditorOutdoor rooms are all the rage and Restoration Hardware helps you create one instantly with their new...
klemm real estate litchfield ct
May 29, 2014
By Maria LaPianaWith a name that calls to mind a serene and dreamy place, Windsong is a country home inspired by all that is simple, natural and...
balanced design fabric
May 28, 2014
By Stacy KunstelLast week at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York I saw things that made me laugh, made me want to redecorate...
habitat for humanity merrmiack valley
May 27, 2014
By Lynda SimontonActon Street in Lawrence, Massachusetts will soon be buzzing with activity thanks to the Merrimack Valley Habitat for Humanity and...
modern scot bailey chair
May 23, 2014
Kyle Hoepner, Editor-in-ChiefTraditionally, the time each year when I suddenly realize that we’re already heading into Memorial Day Weekend...