The latest wedding trend? Bridesmaid proposals

Danielle Vollmar (far left) with Amanda Guerra at Legal Harborside, where Vollmar asked Guerra to be in her wedding.

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The modest phone call or simple, heartfelt request has become passe in the world of weddings.

Ch’ien Chan.

All About That Look: Ch’ien Chan

Ch’ien Chan, the head of creative at Wayfair, travels regularly to Europe with only a weekender bag.

Nick DeMarco and Allison McIntyre, both of Braintree.

Party Lines

Braintree’s 375th anniversary

More than 200 guests filled Town Hall on Friday for the Canon Ball.

The high cost of fast fashion

Andrew Morgan believes Americans should love their clothes — and also the impoverished women who make most of them.

My Instagram: Molly Prottas and her rabbit, Wally

Wally, angora rabbit, has become something of an Instagram celebrity.

Serve up an elegant spread

Four years ago, ad exec-turned-interior designer Jennifer Scheer launched Wellseley-based home accessories line Decorum.

Easy, breezy beachwear

Breezy tunics for lounging poolside or seaside.

All About That look

Caron Le Brun loves mixing favorites with current pieces

Caron Le Brun learned about style from two of the most important women in her life: her mother and her daughter.

one thing

Come sail away

Sea Bags’ recycled sail totes have gone from upscale novelty to New England coastal style staple over the last few years.

Designer David Josef finds a new following

How fashion designer David Josef became the go-to dressmaker among many Orthodox Jewish women.

// Playing games at Faneuil Hall

The tot-lot-for-grown-ups trend has come to Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and it’s called Lounge.

// Hooking up

Give your beach towels a colorful perch.

// My Instagram: Li Ward

South End resident Li Ward moved to the area to attend Brown University, and stuck around after falling hard for New England.

Stylish Bostonians

// 2015 Most Stylish Bostonians

From fashionistas to legal scholars, these tastemakers reveal how they set the city’s trends.


The Weddings Issue

// Harvard med students’ city-chic wedding at The Sinclair

The doctors-in-training made their vows in a Harvard Square ceremony.