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Concrete by Design

A Hingham company breaks with tradition by transforming homes with highly customized concrete decor. By Laura DeSisto Photography by Jack Foley In a warehouse workshop just behind Derby Street Shops in Hingham, Peter Somers spends his days making all sorts of objects out of concrete–some practical and others whimsical. Somers never planned on becoming a … Read more

A Floral Affair

Written by Maria Allen   Photography by Rachel Buckley Weddings There is something magical about hosting an outdoor cocktail party or farm-to-table dinner and being surrounded by nature, whether it be in a beautiful garden, beneath a forest canopy or by the water’s edge. Last October, local event planner Jessica Hennessey of Jessica Hennessy Weddings in … Read more

Painting With Purpose

A Scituate artist discovers a love for art and a way to bring comfort to cancer patients By Jennifer H. McInerney Photography by Jack Foley In the devastatingly short span of three years, Scituate resident Becky O’Toole endured the “double lightning strike” diagnoses of breast cancer and acute myeloid leukemia, an aggressive cancer of the … Read more

Culinary Inspiration

Expert kitchen remodeling tips for every budget By Maria Allen The kitchen is the heart of most homes. It is the room where we prepare our daily meals, pack lunches for the kids and entertain our family and friends. After a while, even the most well-designed kitchens can begin to appear worn and outdated. While … Read more

More Than a Mudroom

Multi-purpose spaces designed for busy families.

Pools, Patios, and the Invention of the American Backyard

A Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition opens at the Eustis Estate.

The Art of Design

Three interior designers with a shared passion for creating art.

Heart of Oak

An innovative developer creates a tiny-house office on wheels.

A Fresh Take on Tradition

Distinctive decor breathes new life into a Hingham home.