IDEAS
Whatever happened to wallpaper? 
Its heyday may be over—but behind the peeling stuff on our walls lie 500 years of history and ambition.
(From “The Wallpaper Book” by Genevieve Brunet.)

IDEAS

Whatever happened to wallpaper?

Its heyday may be over—but behind the peeling stuff on our walls lie 500 years of history and ambition.

(From “The Wallpaper Book” by Genevieve Brunet.)

India Hicks is inspired by her father’s designs 
India Hicks was eager to wrap up the conversation, get out the door, and start exploring the city. The dreary weather was not deterring her enthusiasm. It was the first time she’d been back to Boston in 20 years.
(ESSDRAS M SUAREZ/GLOBE STAFF)

India Hicks is inspired by her father’s designs

India Hicks was eager to wrap up the conversation, get out the door, and start exploring the city. The dreary weather was not deterring her enthusiasm. It was the first time she’d been back to Boston in 20 years.

(ESSDRAS M SUAREZ/GLOBE STAFF)

12 hot home design trends for ‘12
The sifting and distilling began months ago. The 87 showrooms at the massive Boston Design Center began receiving new furniture and fabrics for 2012, and the staff began the arduous task of poring over thousands of product photographs to compile its latest trend report.

12 hot home design trends for ‘12

The sifting and distilling began months ago. The 87 showrooms at the massive Boston Design Center began receiving new furniture and fabrics for 2012, and the staff began the arduous task of poring over thousands of product photographs to compile its latest trend report.