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Kitchen with Color
Posted Nov 3 at 2:05 PM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
Now, we have nothing against the clean, all-white kitchens and master baths that have been all the rage in recent years, but we’re thrilled to see that color has resurfaced, and that some daring new designs are hitting the home front. Whether used liberally throughout a space or as splashes for key features, the use of color in kitchens and baths energizes a space, casting a distinct mood and...
boston design guide
Posted Nov 1 at 7:53 AM in News by Carly Stewart
We've gathered the most popular images posted on our Instagram during the month of October. See if your favorites have made the cut! Follow us @bostondesignguide for your daily dose of fine home design. 10 Tasteful and timeless in the kitchen.Builder: Colonial Reproductions, Inc.; Architect: Patrick Ahearn Architect 9 Front yards making your trick-or-treaters (parents) jealous.Landscape...
room makeovers
Posted Oct 31 at 12:13 PM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
Last week, we admired the interior design transformations showcased in the Junior League of Boston’s 2017 Designer Show House. We walked through 20 dynamic rooms within the historic 1853 William Flagg Homer House, an exceptional property with ties to artist Winslow Homer, to find spaces newly awakened with color, pattern and textiles through the efforts of veteran interior designers and industry...
high-end home construction remodel in Natick, MA
Posted Oct 30 at 10:03 AM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
Columbia Contracting Corp.’s Director of Operations and her Project Manager husband, Derek Durrane, transformed their Three-Quarter Cape. It’s always a treat to be invited into the homes of builders, so we were thrilled when Kate Durrane, Director of Operations for Columbia Contracting Corp. invited us in to see how their two-bedroom, one-bath Cape has evolved since she and husband Derek, a...
indian themed room design
Posted Oct 26 at 1:08 PM in Inspiring Projects, Tips & Trends by Sandy Giardi
Video of Inside Ernie Boch Jr.'s Indian-Inspired Home When auto scion, world traveler and culture seeker Ernie Boch, Jr. sought to channel a faraway land in an entertaining space on the top floor of his carriage house, he enlisted designer Anthony Catalfano of Anthony Catalfano Interiors, Inc. to weave magic. After they chose an Indian theme, Catalfano was given the freedom...
clutter-free kitchen design
Posted Oct 26 at 11:22 AM in Inspiring Projects, Tips & Trends by Carly Stewart
Though homeowners’ design tastes range from contemporary to classic, there is one thing that stands consistent: providing ample storage. Whether you’re building a new home or renovating an existing one, people are constantly seeking a haven at home with today’s hectic, over-scheduled lifestyle. Custom cabinetry is an option to facilitate an efficient, clutter-free way of life. Keep every-day...
trendy halloween decorations
Posted Oct 25 at 4:22 PM in Tips & Trends by Carly Stewart
2 Spooky Chic 3 Cute but Classy 4 Silly and Fun 5 Dark but Elegant See Skull Style for more trendy Halloween decor ideas. 7 Table Settings for Fall
residential ski houses
Posted Oct 24 at 3:54 PM in Inspiring Projects by Carly Stewart
1 Rob Bramhall Architects – trailside ski house 2 Ski House in Stowe, VTVenegas and Company; Photo by Michael J. Lee 3 Crown Point Cabinetry 4 Meadow View – Hingham, MALDa Architecture & Interiors; Venegas and Company; Builder: Michael Handrahan Remodeling, Inc.; Photo: Sean Litchfield 5 Wood & Clay, Inc. 6 Venegas and Company 7 Kochman Reidt + Haigh Cabinetmakers 8 Crown Point...
high-end residential architecture in Rhode Island
Posted Oct 24 at 11:54 AM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
Video of Stunning Home Restoration in Middletown, Rhode Island Second Act The Boothden restoration on the Sakonnet River rewrites history A Queen Anne, Stick-style home along the Sakonnet River in Middletown, RI, once belonged to noted Shakespearean actor Edwin Booth. Booth, billed as one of the finest lead characters in the tragic play Hamlet, had commissioned famed architect...
Marcus Gleysteen Architects
Posted Oct 23 at 3:06 PM in Inspiring Projects by Jen Harvey
MGa | Marcus Gleysteen Architects created this amazing, full-sized basketball court inside a barn for a family in Weston, MA. From a first glance outside, it may just look like a barn. However once you peer inside, you’ll see an awesome space for games and gatherings. Natural sunlight streams in through the high windows, and a living room on the second floor gives the audience an elevated...

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