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While the Back Bay boasts world class shopping, we also love to poke around our city's distinct neighborhoods for stores with flavor and finesse. We've asked some local gurus to offer hidden gems so you can try out boutiques beyond the usual suspects. Make room in your retail repertoire for these beloved spots.
Becky Brackett is known around town for her marketing prowess, but now, she's taking her voice to the blogosphere with a design and decor dedicated blog, Pop & Circumstance. By day she is a social media maven for the Boston Center for Adult Education, and when the clock strikes five, she serves as the marketing and PR whiz for Wicked Peacock. Becky is a total treasure hunter and loves to scout thrift stores, antique shows, and Boston boutiques for unique home items. Of all the places, this one is her favorite...
Every time I walk into Hudson I want settle down on one of their couches, kick off my shoes and never leave! The store offers a vibe of unfussy and approachable New England elegance. Store owner Jill Goldberg curates an impeccable selection of pieces ranging from statement-making chandeliers down to small tabletop accessories. Right now I've got my eye on their Gold Athena Feather tray, and at $35 the price is right! · Hudson [Official Site]
· Pop & Circumstance [Official Site]