Best Linens in Boston

1998 Best Linens



There’s nothing more heavenly than slipping between 250 thread-count Egyptian cotton sheets. Portico stocks some of the highest thread counts around by Frette, Anna Chini and Portico private label. The…Read More

1997 Best Linens

John Kent & Co.


While most other high-end linen shops stock only their own labels, Kent carries a kaleidoscopic selection of Italian, French, and British manufacturers. In addition to sheets and the usual bedding…Read More

1995 Best Linens, Country Print

Handblock, soon to be April Cornell


Cruise past the first floor’s pottery and pinafore dressers to the second floor of this delightful shop and you’ll find enchanting prints designed by April Cornell in fresh spring and…Read More

1993 Best Linens



The price tags in this classy linen shop may send you into sticker shock, but it doesn’t cost a penny to browse. Ask to see the fingertip towels and cocktail…Read More

1985 Best Linens

Bed & Bath


Consistently good values on towels, bedspreads, pillows, tablecloths, place mats, and bed and bath accessories…Read More

Most Viewed Winners of Shopping

  • Brookline Booksmith, 2015 Best Bookstore
  • Artemis Design Co., 2015 Best Designer, Bag
  • J. Press, 2015 Best Men's Clothing, Fine

Most Viewed Winners

  • Neptune Oyster, 2015 Best Seafood Restaurant
  • Yankee Lobster Company, 2012 Best Seafood Restaurant, Casual
  • Ostra, 2014 Best Seafood Restaurant