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  • LIFE COACH TAL FAGIN, PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Looking forward to a fresh start in 2017? Tal Fagin is a skilled Certified Life Coach who can help empower you to define and reach your goals — and to stay on track.

    Looking forward to a fresh start in 2017? Tal Fagin is a skilled  Certified Life Coach who can help empower you to define and reach your goals — and to stay on track. For many of us the new year …

  • ASHLEY & COURTNEY FROM LAKEVILLE INTERIORS. PHOTOGRAPH BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Lakeville Interiors duo Ashley and Courtney reign over their decorating emporium known for its customized products and inspired design services.

    Lakeville Interiors duo Ashley and Courtney reign over their decorating emporium known for its customized products and inspired design services. The Northwest Corner is filled with hidden gems and one that is getting a lot of attention these days is Lakeville …

  • SHERRY AND ERIC LEITZ OF LEITZ LUXURY LEATHER; PHOTO BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Sherry and Eric Leitz have created a fabulous collection of leather luxury goods—from handbags and belts to wine totes and jewelry—that are handcrafted right here in Washington.

    Sherry and Eric Leitz have created a fabulous collection of leather luxury goods—from handbags and belts to wine totes and jewelry—that are handcrafted right here in Washington. Eric Leitz has a natural gift for craftsmanship. He works with a piece …

  • VERONICA MARTIN, OWNER OF THE VERONICA MARTIN GALLERY. BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Walking through the Veronica Martin Gallery is like being in a crowded French bistro. It brings you back to the days when posters were an art form and sold a way of life.

    Walking through the Veronica Martin Gallery is like being in a crowded French bistro. It brings you back to the days when posters were an art form and sold a way of life. The space in the old switch factory …

  • SAL, OWNER OF SALVATORE ANTHONY HAIR STUDIO. PHOTO BY BLEACHER+EVERARD.
    With the opening of Salvatore Anthony Hair Studio, New Preston has never looked so good—just watch the stream of people smiling as they step out of the popular hair salon.

    With the opening of Salvatore Anthony Hair Studio, New Preston has never looked so good—just watch the stream of people smiling as they step out of the popular hair salon. Master stylist Sal Anthony launched the Salvatore Anthony Hair Studio …

  • DOUGLAS DAY, PRESIDENT OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES. PHOTO BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    In September Washington residents came together to honor Judy Black for her lasting legacy towards the creation of The Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens.

    In September Washington residents came together to honor Judy Black for her lasting legacy towards the creation of The Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens. “I wish to create a garden, a place to relax, to dream, to experience the unfolding of …

  • JOHN BOURDEAU, OWNER OF THE OWL PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Restaurateur John Bourdeau has opened a new wine bar called The Owl in the historic village of New Preston. It has quickly become the talk of the town.

    Restaurateur John Bourdeau has opened a new wine bar called The Owl in the historic village of New Preston. It has quickly become the talk of the town. New Preston Village has always been a popular destination with its cool …

  • AUTHOR SIMON WINCHESTER PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER+EVERARD
    Northwestern Connecticut Community College is hosting a special event featuring best-selling author Simon Winchester who will be speaking about his new book Pacific.

    Northwestern Connecticut Community College is hosting a special event featuring best-selling author Simon Winchester who will be speaking about his new book Pacific. Simon Winchester was born in north London and grew up in the  English countryside, in Dorset. He …

  • FLORAL DESIGNER LORETTA STAGEN PHOTOGRAPHED BY BLEACHER + EVERARD
    Floral designer Loretta Stagen creates lush arrangements that are both stylish and timeless. Her designs are an expression of joy that fill a room with drama and make occasions memorable.

    Floral designer Loretta Stagen creates lush arrangements that are both stylish and timeless. Her designs are an expression of joy that fill a room with drama and make occasions memorable. Loretta Stagen bonded with nature and the world of plants at …

  • ARTISAN & DESIGNER JOHN DERIAN WITH HIS NEW BOOK
    New Preston’s Pergola is hosting a special signing event and gathering with acclaimed NYC artisan/designer John Derian who is launching his very first and long-awaited book.

    New Preston’s Pergola is hosting a special signing event and gathering with acclaimed NYC artisan/designer John Derian who is launching his very first and long‑awaited book. The must-have gift book of the season is John Derian Picture Book, published by Artisan Books and …