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The showroom at Boston Billiard Emporium
Posted Nov 24 at 9:27 AM in Shopping by Sandy Giardi
Walking in to Boston Billiard Emporium is like stepping back in time. Inside the Somerville showroom, which has been in business since 1972, is a far-reaching lair comprised of antique and used tables, reproductions, new billiard tables and accessories.  Owner Stephen Kelly is doing his part to keep the lost art alive. He started working for Boston Billiard Emporium in high school in 1975, when...
The Galley at Clarke Showroom
Posted Nov 11 at 3:42 PM in Shopping by Andrea Mingels
According to the professionals at Clarke, The Galley workstation is a game-changer! “With so much changing in the way we create health and happiness in our homes, it’s time to re-evaluate the traditional kitchen triangle and create a kitchen that is livable for today’s lifestyles,” shares the team at New England’s official Sub-Zero Wolf & Showroom.  Homeowners and interior designers alike are...
JS Gallery in Wellfleet, Mass.
Posted Aug 16 at 1:15 PM in Shopping by Kendra Keelan
As we emerge from self-isolation, coaxed by beautiful summer weather, Jeff Soderbergh welcomes you with excitement and passion to his unique gallery and gardens in Wellfleet, on idyllic Cape Cod. Nestled below one of this charming town’s original homestead barns, JS Gallery showcases a fresh summer collection of sustainable and/or salvaged exquisitely crafted contemporary art, sculptures, and...
ACK 4170 Nantucket Shop
Posted Jul 16 at 7:46 AM in Shopping by Kendra Keelan
In BDG's Cape & Islands edition, we featured a Nantucket historic renovation by interior designer Donna Elle that showcases beautiful bold and cheerful colors, patterns, textiles, furnishings and home accents. The home is full of joy and coastal magic, and we learned that Donna Elle and her associate Katie Williams relied heavily on Nantucket shops, retailers and galleries to bring the ...
Verellen Furniture at ARTEFACT in Boston
Posted Jun 8 at 4:57 PM in Shopping by Sandy Giardi
Nine years ago, renowned designer Tom Verellen handpicked Sue and Maureen Walsh of ARTEFACT to represent the high-quality Verellen furniture brand in the New England market. Verellen—which is rooted in Belgium, where flax fields and natural materials abound, and bench-made in the U.S.—is wholly aligned with Sue and Maureen’s aesthetic. The owners, a sister act, prize comfort, luxury and craft in ...
Systems Design & Integration new Experience Showroom in Needham, Mass.
Posted Dec 27 at 5:29 PM in Shopping by Sandy Giardi
Though Systems Design & Integration, Inc. has designed and installed audio video systems in businesses and residences for over 10 years now, performing work in Boston, Cape Cod and the New England area, it recently debuted a new home technology showroom and experience center in Needham. This sophisticated high tech firm shares a sleek showroom space with Newton Kitchens & Design on...
Festive holiday decorations at Stonegate Gardens in Lincoln, MA
Posted Dec 23 at 8:25 PM in Shopping by Andrea Mingels
If you’re hosting Christmas this year and are frantically looking for stunning holiday décor with little time to spare, look no further than Stonegate Gardens for all of your indoor and outdoor decorating needs. From one-of a-kind centerpieces to magical mantel garlands, Stonegate Gardens has you covered this holiday season.   Boston Design Guide spoke with Lynne Bower, manager of Stonegate...
Festive holiday decorations at Seasons Four in Lexington, MA
Posted Dec 17 at 2:49 PM in Shopping by Andrea Mingels
With Christmas right around the corner, people are searching for last minute decorations to effortlessly dress up their home for the holidays. Whether you’re searching for decorative pillows, festive table settings, or ornamental trinkets to bring some Christmas magic into your home, Seasons Four is the one-stop-shop for all of your decorating needs. Boston Design Guide spoke to the owner of...
Holiday Trunks Shows Dec. 7 and 8 at ARTEFACT Home
Posted Dec 4 at 4:49 PM in Shopping by Sandy Giardi
Calling all shoppers! ARTEFACT Home is hosting holiday trunk shows at both locations this weekend. Head to ARTEFACT HOME | GARDEN in Belmont December 7, from 11am-5pm, for bubbles, bites, giveaways and of course ARTEFACT’s elevated array of home décor and gifts. Customers can explore the unique wares of top-tier artisans, from unique and natural holiday floral arrangements (Privet Floral) to...
Clarke's Mobile Kitchen
Posted Nov 19 at 5:09 PM in Shopping by Sandy Giardi
Clarke’s Mobile Showroom puts food trucks to shame when it rolls in to food and wine festivals, design events and charity fundraisers to bring that extra bit of sizzle and delight to culinary-minded guests and gourmets. This 1980s passenger bus turned appliance showroom on wheels is equipped with a fully working world-class Sub-Zero and Wolf kitchen and is the first example of a mobile kitchen in...