Nantucket Dream Home

This beautiful Nantucket dream home was in a feature photo spread from a 2010 New England Home magazine. The whole house project is just a beautiful example of fresh New England design style and you can certainly feel the ocean winds wafting through. Design credit goes to the homeowners themselves; Architects Lyman Perry and Scott … Read more

Decorating the Seats of Power

So, we’ve been all chewing over President Obama’s new Oval Office decor. It has been received with an overwhelming … eh… and that’s on the positive side. Some people, perhaps unwilling to publicly criticize Michael Smith, rumored to be the designer, have supported the decor as at least being satisfying to Mr. Obama. Because after … Read more

A 1920’s estate in Milton, MA

FBN Construction photography 582 Blue Hill Ave 1920s estate 3

   1920’s estate view from the gardens – photography by Jean Donohue, courtesy of FBN Construction New England Cable News (NECN) Dream House just aired a two part segment on this fabulous 1920’s estate in Milton, MA. I’ve been lucky to have attended a few industry events at this spectacular 1920’s brick mansion and thought … Read more

Shingle Homes of Cape Cod

Over the last week, I’ve been posting about some really beautiful Cape Cod homes – from white houses to yellow houses. Today, I want to share a series of shingle homes of Cape Cod along the tour. These houses are all in Osterville, MA and range from new to old.This home below is fairly new … Read more

White Houses of Cape Cod

  Several years ago, I spent a Saturday afternoon driving down the historic district on Cape Cod – from Sandwich, MA, through Barnstable, Cummaquid and into Yarmouth on the historic Rte 6A – shooting some amazing white houses of Cape Cod. This is some of the oldest settled areas in Massachusetts, and therefor the country. … Read more

Old Cape Cod

I did a “drive-by shooting” (thanks for the phrase, Meg!) tour of Rte. 6a, the Old Cape Cod Highway, was this weekend. I’m still editing al the photos, but thought share this image of three cute little antique homes all decked out for the day. Hope you’ve had a wonderful weekend! You may also enjoy: … Read more