landscape architect Clara
Batchelor designed an
terrace for a suburban
Boston home. Photo by
story, page 80
on the cover
The dramatic roof deck of
a Beacon Hill penthouse
designed by Weena &
Spook. Photo by Eric
Roth. story, page 64
64 interiors: american graphic Boston design
firm Weena & Spook combines black and white
with bright colors in a tailored approach to
glamour in a Beacon Hill penthouse. design
decisions: showing stripes
74 architecture: applied arts
An artist enlists a group of friends and architect
James A. Sterling to turn a run-down commercial
complex in Portland, Maine, into a residential
and retail gem.
80 garden: made-to-order A careful plan by
landscape architect Clara Batchelor takes a post-construction lot from scruffy to splendid.
86 interiors: world order A homeowner’s
wanderlust and homing instincts are balanced
by interior designer Susan Bienen Johnson in a
condo in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood.
92 style: the ultimate dinner party
From the second annual Dining by Design charity
gala, we select four edgy, elegant tableaux sure to
inspire your next design-forward bash.