Category: Places

Summer in a ski town: spotlight on Echo Lake

Located in the heart of the White Mountains and home to Garnet Hill headquarters (the birthplace of our famously toasty flannel sheets), Franconia, New Hampshire is known for its snowy […]

Happy 40th, Copley Square Farmers Market!

In June, food & lifestyle bloggers from around New England gathered in Boston to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Copley Square Farmers Market. Yankee Magazine and the Fairmont Copley […]

Garnet Hill goes to Charleston, SC

There’s a reason travelers are charmed by this quaint town. From world-class restaurants offering a selection of the tastiest (and spiciest!) Southern food to winding alleyways and waterfront parks, “Chucktown” […]

On location in Morocco

Images and Video by Charles Pates, Vice President, Creative Director A coterie of creatives from Morocco, Canada, the U.S., Greece, Iceland, Argentina, England, New Zealand and Korea recently arrived in the […]

5 travel destinations for 2018 & what to pack

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from […]

Modernism Week: Q&A with designer Michael Berman

It was recently Modernism Week in Palm Springs, California, where we sponsored an event with Traditional Home at designer, Michael Berman’s home. Michael styled his beautiful midcentury home with a […]

Rediscovering Mittersill: a trailblazing USSA-sanctioned ski-training center with old-school Alpine heritage

In the mountainous terrain of northern New Hampshire, where Garnet Hill was born, a love for skiing runs deep. Most area public and private schools provide skiing lessons as a […]

Top 6 kid-friendly travel destinations for 2018

One of the best gifts to give kids and grandkids is the gift of travel. Experiencing the world first-hand — with its diverse languages, foods, and customs — boosts awareness […]

Hygge hideaways: check into the coziest hotels in New England

As devotees of the Danish concept of coziness known as hygge (pronounced hoo-gah), we fully embrace this lifestyle as a pampering path to happiness. Through each season, hygge celebrates natural […]

Celebrate the season at Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude

Picturesque Kennebunkport, Maine, with its sandy beaches, working harbor, and stately homes, has been a popular summer destination for over a century. Not long after its sidewalks clear of warm […]