The 2017 Boston Design Market was exceptional. More interesting speakers, fun events and thoughtful discussions than ever before, and we are thrilled to have been part of it. In case you weren’t able to attend the keynote panel discussion Giving Back, where our panel talked about how ensuring the growth of our business also means the growth of our footprint on others and how we can make that impact a positive one. Each panellist gave a short introduction where they categorized the way they give back into three distinct areas, environment, community and artisanship. Below is Olivia’s introduction and the JF story of Giving Back. Continue reading →
It’s Boston Design Market time again! The 2017 Design Market schedule is jam-packed with innovative speakers, fun activities and, of course, inspiring design. Wednesday, October 11 and Thursday, October 12, 2017, at the Boston Design Center.
The line up for both days is outstanding, but here are a few of our favorite picks. Continue reading →
Designing and building a truly custom kitchen is a journey, we love getting to know our clients as we work together to create functional and beautiful spaces that they will enjoy for years to come. It’s really exciting when our clients are as passionate about the journey as we are.
Cue segue… Meet Kelly Rogers, Kelly is the owner of Kelly Rogers Interiors and author of the blog Interiors For Families. Kelly collaborated with JF designer Paula Accioly for the kitchen, bar and mudroom cabinetry, floors and countertops in the historic 1896 home she is renovating. Kelly is documenting her project on her blog and this week’s post is all about her visit to the JF shop and soapstone yard.
As a designer, Kelly is well versed in the processes of demolition, construction and, of course, design. But there’s always something special about working on your own home. Enjoy Kelly’s post, and check out the rest of her blog to watch as her home renovation journey progresses.
Not all reclaimed wood products are created equal. While you can purchase reclaimed flooring planks from many different places, not all those places have taken the time to ensure that the wood that you receive is the very best it can be. Continue reading →
A kitchen project is a journey, from the initial discussions to the design phase, from building to install there are layers of details and information shared. By the end of our projects, we have a relationship with our clients that we really value. The kitchen is an especially complex part of a home, it must be functional and beautiful but it also needs to feel personal. Continue reading →