Architecture + Design

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      Bedroom 2013

      A B&B broker and waterfront cottage owner offer advice on cultivating a cozy bedroom. Photo by Darren Setlow Sweet and Simple  In 2009 Mary…

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      Kitchen 2013

      Melissa Kelly envisions the perfect Maine kitchen Photo by James R. Salomon /Designer Randi Williams/Stylist Susan Salomon As the James Beard Award–winning executive chef…

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      Living Room 2013

      How one Castine resident designed the most difficult room in the house Photo by Darren Setlow Ceiling Why does this room work? “The bow-shaped…

      Porch 2013

      Ah, the Porch Photo by Rob Karosis /Whitten Architects A perfect Maine porch starts with the view, but that’s not the only consideration. “In…

      Bathroom 2013

      A bathroom with a sense of place Photo by Brian Vanden Brink /Carriage House Studio Architects What better for a house on the Maine…

      Mudroom 2013

      Photo by Brian Vanden Brink /Hans Warner Design Association Sarah Steinberg loves the mudroom. The practical, hardworking entry and its older cousin, the breezeway,…

      The Perfect Maine Home

      By Virginia M. Wright It must have a porch, and, of course, there’s a mudroom. So began our fanciful construction of the ideal Maine…

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      Noble Salvage

      Spread across four floors and 20,000 square feet, Portland Architectural Salvage has everything you didn’t know you wanted. By Brian Kevin Photographed by Ted…