North Shore Community Turns Out to Celebrate Local Company’s Debut on National TV

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Brooke and Tracey with Flipping Boston hosts

  BLC Painting appeared in three recent episodes of A&E’s “Flipping Boston,” shot in Salem, Lynn and Danvers, MA March 12, 2013 (Salem, MA) – On Saturday, March 2, the lower lounge of Finz’s Seafood & Grill in Salem was packed with clients, colleagues, friends and family of Brooke Cambridge and her company BLC Painting [...]

In the Cards – Lisa Wyett of Mark Harris Stationers knows how to spread the word the right way

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013


  By Matt Robinson   Though you may still be digging out from the latest snowstorm, it is not too soon to be thinking about all the warm-weather events that are sure to come. From weddings and baby showers to cocktail parties and other fetes and festivities, the party season will soon be upon us. [...]

Tamara Lord is a real designing woman

Monday, January 14th, 2013


by Matthew Robinson Growing up in tony Marblehead, Tamara Lord was surrounded by fashionable people all her life. These days, she is setting trends for her old neighbors and for people all over the world. As the founder of Tamara Handbags (, Lord has designed bags that have adorned the arms and shoulders of top [...]

Popular boutique Tango opens second shop in Seaport area

Thursday, November 1st, 2012


  It Takes Two! By Matthew Robinson Located at the base of Beacon Hill underneath one of MGH’s towering centers of medical mastery, Tango ( has been a well-situated stop for Boston’s well-heeled and those who want to get even better heels (or other items and accessories). After six successful swings through the seasons, Tango’s [...]

Mother and daughter open a unique business – The Paint Bar

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012


By Matt Robinson   Many people are nervous when asked to do something creative. Some turn to friends for support; others to a little bit of liquid courage. At The Paint Bar in Newton (, both are in abundance and near at hand, making the creative process comfortable and fun! Opened just over a year [...]

ARTEFACT Home I Garden “Shop Local” Event

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Hand printed pillows from South Street Linens

Artefact Home|Garden – an oasis of laid-back glamour and greater Boston’s most sublime new design shop is hosting “The Importance of Being Local” on Saturday, November 3rd, 2012.  This event celebrates local design and gives guests an opportunity to mingle with the artisans and learn about their work. Artefact Home|Garden believes great design is created [...]

Upcoming Event – ARTEFACT Home I Garden Workshops

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

  Artefact Home|Garden – an oasis of laid-back glamour and greater Boston’s most sublime new design shop is participating in two upcoming events.   ‘Super Healthy Sunday’, part of Celebrate Downtown Boston Week. Sunday, September 30th – from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Summer Street, Boston: Features cooking demonstrations by downtown chefs, a gourmet farmers [...]

“Restoration, Preservation and the Historic in Design” Workshop

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

Architect Doreve Nicholaeff to Present at “Restoration, Preservation and the Historic in Design” Workshop  Doreve Nicholaeff, president of Nicholaeff Architecture + Design, one of the area’s premier architectural and design firms located in Osterville, MA, will be one of the featured speakers at the workshop “Real Solutions for the Home: Restoration, Preservation and the Historic [...]