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TIME OUT BOSTON November 9, 2010


Boston's best: Home design stores

Apartments / Home Design

Deck out your digs

By Marissa Berenson

Diseno

Photo by Thomas Gilmore


Diseño
Inspired by the colors and textures of South American craftsmanship, Diseño’s owner travels to the region a few times a year to purchase treasures for his shop. It's a unique source for Latin design in the Boston area, and the wares incorporate a certain warmth and closeness to nature in their sophisticated styles. Vegetarians, be forewarned: the store is chock-full of furniture and throws made of supple leather and animal hides from the Argentinean plains. A cowhide cube ottoman ($399) in natural or dyed colors (like lime green!) is a playful addition to the living room, while the sleek Testa sofa ($3,999) offers contemporary seating in top-grain leather. Less animalistic are the recycled wood tables ($239-$499) made of 100-year-old pinotea wood reclaimed from old factories in Buenos Aires. Also suitable for herbivores is the wide selection of lighting and accessories, including colorfully glazed dishware ($10-$199), a Mexican Onyx table lamp ($400) and vintage wool textiles from the north of Argentina ($99-$300). 409 Harrison Ave, South End, Boston (617-423-2008, disenobos.com)

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