• The neutral palette of white molding against cream cabinetry is timeless. By adding colorful accessories and accents you can quickly and easily update a room. Kitchen designed by Cameron M. Snyder.

    Interiors

    Essential Design Elements That Remain Timeless

    Rooms capes Luxury Design Center shares insightful tips on how to create inviting rooms that will endure the test of time. Re...

    by Tommy Costello on December 28th 2015 | 0 comment
  • The estate’s exterior blends traditional Shingle Style coloring and character with cutting-edge rooflines.

    Flooring

    Contemporary Classic

    Traditional design meets modern function in a Rhode Island estate. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on December 28th 2015 | 0 comment
  • “The use of different textures in the living room creates a space that is interesting and warm,” says Lou Lou’s Decor owner Stacy Carlson.

    Interiors

    Relaxed Grandeur

    New design elements that complement stately antiques breathe fresh air into a formal Newport home. Read more by Tommy Costello on December 23rd 2015 | 0 comment

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    The Blog

    Holiday Gift Guide

    Here we are again on a "Why Not?" Wednesday. And since there are ...

    by Tommy Costello on December 2nd 2015 | 0 comment
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    Contractors & Builders

    Littoral Translation

    Preserving the Language of a historic home in a 21st-century context. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on November 18th 2015 | 0 comment
  • Susan Swanson at the namesake green door of her shop in East Greenwich, Rhode Island.

    Furnishings

    The Green Door at Home

    Celebrating 25 years in business Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on November 18th 2015 | 0 comment
  • An “Electro Beat Junkie"

    Antiques & Reproductions

    Miscellany to Masterpiece

    With abundant imagination, Kevin Travers creates art from untraditional materials. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on November 13th 2015 | 0 comment
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    Exteriors

    Harborside Whimsy

    Vibrant colors and bold patterns brighten a North Shore home. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on November 11th 2015 | 0 comment
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    The Blog

    Providence Rhode Island Home Show

    If you are interested in doing any home improvements, then this is your event! This year is the 7th Annual Providence Home Show, which takes place Saturday...

    by admin on November 6th 2015 | 0 comment
  • Jan Aldrich loves her new home’s location on the Herring River. From the front of the house

    Home Building

    Comfort Zone

    Coaxed to try a new, less traditional approach, a Harwich homeowner is delighted with the results. Read more by Tommy Costello on November 5th 2015 | 0 comment

  • In its sunny, new Cataumet location, Village Trading Company offers an array of gift and home items, including signed and dated Nantucket baskets handmade by local artist Lisa Bessette.

    Gift Shops

    Home Store With a Heart

    In a new location, Village Trading Company remains a discerning shopper’s paradise. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on November 5th 2015 | 0 comment
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    Monday Fun Day

    Blank Wall

    If you give Kevin Boyar of B&D Construction a blank wall, here is just one of the many custom ways he can make it both useful and beautiful. by Tommy Costello on November 2nd 2015 | 0 comment

  • The Nymans’ dog Lexie enjoys a cozy perch by the fireplace, which features a “Fantasy Brown” granite surround.

    Interiors

    Nature Knows Best

    Once Overshadowed by its magnificent setting, an Ocean State home is redesigned to rival its scenery. Read more<...

    by Tommy Costello on October 27th 2015 | 0 comment
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    Monday Fun Day

    Subscribe To Our Sister Publication, Home Remodeling

    Southern New England Home comes out as an annual--one big, fat, fun issue once a year. Our sister publication, Home Remodeling South Coast, Cape & Isla...

    by Tommy Costello on October 26th 2015 | 0 comment
  • At California Closets’ flagship showroom in Brighton, Mass., designers meet with clients and bring their ideas to life with Closet Cad technology.

    Interiors

    Ultra Organized

    Stylish and functional products from California Closets offer storage solutions for the entire home. Read more by Tommy Costello on October 22nd 2015 | 0 comment

  • In redesigning her clients’ spaces, MacPhee created vignettes from treasured items, like the burl wood sofa table, baroque-style decorative bowl and Cheryl Dyment painting, now flanked by new seafoam green lamps, above and opposite.

    Interiors

    Light Years

    Designer Irina MacPhee transforms a second home into a year-round Shangri-La for new retirees. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on October 22nd 2015 | 0 comment
  • The Sophie Conran for Portmeirion collection is the perfect collection for modern day living. Designed by Sophie Conran, this oven-to-table collection looks as good on the table as it is useful in the kitchen and has won the ELLE Decoration Award for Best in Kitchens.

    Fab Finds

    The Village Trading Company

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    by Tommy Costello on October 15th 2015 | 0 comment
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    Get the Look

    ** Photography by Dan Cutrona Have you ever seen a room in our magazine and wondered where you could find a similar look? Let’s throwback to a ro...

    by Tommy Costello on October 15th 2015 | 0 comment
  • Italian porcelain tiles, including wall tiles that emulate damask wallpaper and carved wainscoting, cover nearly every surface in this opulent bathroom.

    Kitchen & Bath

    Focal Point

    Designer Gaye Weatherly uses tile and stone to draw the eye and engage the senses. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on October 14th 2015 | 0 comment
  • A colorful and varied display in one of the Providence Picture Frame galleries.

    Interiors

    A Peerless Print Shop

    Both homeowners and professional designers receive cutting-edge service at Providence Picture Frame. Read more by Tommy Costello on October 14th 2015 | 0 comment

  • Designed by Gordon Clark of Northside Design Associates and built by Nordy’s Construction, the Shingle Style home fits the character of the neighborhood.

    Home Building

    Luck of the Irish

    A custom-built home on Cape Cod captures the essence of the owner’s childhood surroundings in Ireland. Read more by Tommy Costello on October 5th 2015 | 0 comment

  • Seaport’s flat panel exterior shutters with starfish cutouts charm the facade of a home in Chatham.

    Exteriors

    Seaport Shutter Success

    Products built to stand the test of time and endure the passing seasons. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on October 1st 2015 | 0 comment
  • Not only does the roof give shade, but it also conceals an audio/visual system controlled by an iPad.

    Kitchen & Bath

    Culinary Crescendo

    An outdoor kitchen is at the heart of a backyard resort. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on October 1st 2015 | 0 comment
  • Thoughtful features, from a built-in medicine cabinet, in the master bath, to the twin fieldstone chimneys give the house its sense of timelessness.

    Home Building

    Timeless Charm

    A new house on the Rhode Island coast looks as though it’s been there forever. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on September 21st 2015 | 0 comment
  • The Sarah Richardson fabric chosen for the upstairs study creates a serene space to sit in and read or just relax.

    Interiors

    Permanent Vacation

    A holiday abode is styled to evolve into a family's year-round home. Read more...

    by Tommy Costello on September 15th 2015 | 0 comment