Design Q+A: How do we design our homes so we can...

Have you designed a house, or even just a room, to accommodate the needs of older or handicapped people? “Aging in place is important...

Design Q+A: Fireplaces

From traditional and wood-burning to modern and gas-powered, fireplaces are undoubtedly the snuggest spot in the house. We’ve reached a point in design innovation...

Design Q + A: Screened-in porches

First of all, do you say "screen porch," or "screened porch," or "screened-in porch"?Typically "screen porch" because it is the shortest term.In your design...

What Islanders wear to work: Molly Coogan dresses for Bunch of Grapes

When people think style on Martha’s Vineyard, a certain vision sweeps over the mind of the unknowing. Salmon-colored shorts with tiny smiling whales. Pastel-pink dresses with teal embroidered flowers. She wears, but is not...

A better place

As a writer, you end up living in some creative places — a couch, a garage apartment, and if you’re lucky enough to be Kato Kaelin (O.J. Simpson’s now infamous sidekick), a pool house...