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Charming East Hampton Cottage

A quirky little cottage with Beatrix Potter-style charm

Written by Amy Elbert
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    Sofa and lounge chairs (custom): Patricia Fisher Design, 917/324-0586.
    Sofa fabric (“Nimes”/Dark Natural #1121/03, by Classic Cloth); lounge-chair fabric (“Bermondsey”/Flax #1133/04, by Classic Cloth): Dessin Fournir, 785/434-2777, dessinfournir.com
    Trim around sofa skirt (linen #P-0113-01): Rogers & Goffigon, 203/532-8068.
    Lounge-chair trim (“Stingray”/Shipwrecked #6000-24, by Hunt Leather): Holly Hunt, 312/661-1900, hollyhunt.com
    Beige pillows on sofa (“Goa”/Pearl #JRCL37-28): John Rosselli & Associates, 212/593-2060, johnrosselliassociates.com
    Trims on blue pillow (“1.5-inch Cambridge Strie Braid”/Pearl #977-34161-51, “1/2-inch Richmond Braid”/Sky Blue, #977-32890-03B, and “1/4-inch Richmond Cord with Tape S”/Champagne, Sky Blue, Sea Foam #982-32887-03): Samuel & Sons, 212/704-8000, samuelandsons.com
    Mohair throw: Elegant John, 631/324-2636.
    Round painted Swedish table between sofas: Sentimento Antiques, 212/750-3111.
    Lamp on round table; coffee table; tufted chair: owner’s collection.
    Chair fabric (“Luxembourg”/Natural #NC5040-008): Nancy Corzine, 212/223-8340, nancy-corzine.com
    Horse sculpture on coffee table: Sinotique, 212/587-2393.
    Sisal area rug (“Natura”/Platinum): Stark Carpet Corp., 212/752-9000, starkcarpet.com
    Flooring (French oak, antiqued and distressed): Bois Chamois, 800/823-0898, boischamois.com
    Wall paint (“Manchester Tan” #HC-81); trim paint (“White Dove” #OC-17): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com
    Drapery (“Vicuna”/Pebble #9415-16, by Calvin Klein): Kravet, 888/457-2838, kravet.com 
    Drapery hardware (“1.25 GTN Pole and Rings”): Morgik Metal Designs, 212/463-0304, morgik.com
    Swedish clock: owner’s collection.
    Table (with wig heads); lamp on table: Jennings and Rohn, 203/263-3775.
    French wig heads: Mecox Gardens, 800/487-4854, mecoxgardens.com

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    Wall sconce:  Margaret Doyle Antiques, 704/907-6656.
    Settee: Ann Madonia Antiques, 631/283-1878.
    Seat-cushion fabric (“Luxembourg”/Natural #NC5040-008): Nancy Corzine, 212/223-8340, nancycorzine.com
    Pillow: owner’s collection.
    Mohair throw: Elegant John, 631/324-2636.
    Foyer and stair rug (sisal): Stark Carpet Corp., 212/752-9000, starkcarpet.com
    Wall paint (“Manchester Tan” #HC-81); trim paint (“Dove White” #OC-17): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com

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    Setteechairstableclock: owner’s collection.
    Drapery and upholstery fabric (“Large Check”/Seafoam #1007/14): Chelsea Textiles, 908/233-5645, chelseatextiles.com
    Paint (“Morning Dew” #OC-140): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com
    Area rug (sisal): Stark Carpet Corp., 212/752-9000, starkcarpet.com
    Throw: Elegant John, 631/324-2636.

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    Cabinetry: Grains of Wood, 631/329-0895.
    Cabinetry paint (“White Dove” #OC-17); wall paint (“Morning Dew” #OC-140): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com
    Granite and marble countertops: Wholesale Marble, 212/223-4068.
    Backsplash tile (3x6-inch Carrara Marble): Studium, 212/486-1811, studiumnyc.com 
    Range: Viking, 888/845-4641, vikingrange.com
    Oven hood: custom.
    Dishwasher: Bosch, 800/866-2022, bosch-appliances.com
    Faucets (“Victorian Single-Hole Faucet and Spray” #2211): Harrington Brass Works, 631/414-7644, harringtonbrassworks.com; through Kraft Hardware, 212/838-2214, kraft-hardware.com 
    Shade fabric (“Oakleaves”/Blue #6200-02, Peggy Angus Collection): Blithfield & Co., through Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, leejofa.com
    Shade trim: discontinued.
    Pendant lights (“Orson Pendant Light”/Polished Nickel #HL1779): Remains Lighting, 212/675-8051, remains.com
    Striped rug: Dash & Albert, 800/658-5035, dashandalbert.com
    Chairs (#437): Collection Reproductions, 361/887-0082, colrep.com
    Table: owner’s collection.
    Windows: Marvin Windows & Doors, 888/537-8268, marvin.com

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    Rug (“Natura”/Platinum): Stark Carpet Corp., 212/752-9000, starkcarpet.com
    Dining table: owner’s collection.
    Chairs (#437): Collection Reproductions, 361/887-0082, colrep.com
    Chair-seat cushion (“Medium Stripe”/Blue, Cream): Rogers & Goffigon, 203/532-8068.
    Chandelier: owner’s collection.
    Drapery (#20924-502, by Hodsell McKenzie, discontinued): Zimmer + Rohde, 212/758-7925, zimmer-rohde.com
    Drapery trim (#910027-10, discontinued): Rogers & Goffigon, 203/532-8068.
    Framed mirrors: Victor Weinblatt Antiques, 413/533-6435.
    Wall paint (“Ozark Shadows” #AC-26); trim paint (“Dove White” #OC-17): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com 
    Faux finishing: Brian Leaver, 631/513-3967.

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    Desk: owner’s collection.
    Chair (#437): Collection Reproductions, 361/887-0082, colrep.com
    Paint (“Morning Dew” #OC-140): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com

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    Bed: discontinued.
    Blue coverlet (“Dulcamara,” by Cottimaryanne); white bed linens with blue trim (“Dulcamara,” by Cottimaryanne): English Country Antiques, 631/537-0606, ecantiques.com
    Plaid blanket (“Country Plaid”/Blue and Cream, by Churchill Weavers): owner’s collection.
    Bench (antique): R. E. Steele Antiques, 631/324-7812.
    Area rug (custom): Stark Carpet, 212/752-9000, starkcarpet.com
    Shade fabric (“Casablanca”/White Casa #BR-88026.02): Brunschwig & Fils, 800/538-1880, brunschwig.com
    Shade trim (#24573-15): Kravet, 888/457-2838, kravet.com
    Dresser: Chelsea Textiles Antiques, 908/233-5645, chelseatextiles.com 
    Framed wall mirror: Margaret Doyle Antiques, 704/907-6656.
    Bone boxes; lacquered boxes; throw on chair: Mecox Gardens, 800/487-4854, mecoxgardens.com
    Chair: owner’s collection.
    Chair fabric (“Luxembourg”/Natural #NC5040-008): Nancy Corzine, 212/223-8340, nancycorzine.com 
    Pillow in chair (“Loop Powder Pillow”): Room & Board, 800/301-9720, roomandboard.com
    Table-skirt fabric (“Oakwell”/Blue #J55F-01, by Jane Churchill): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6800, cowtan.com

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    Lamp on bedside table: owner’s collection.
    Paint (“Morning Dew” #OC-140): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com

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    Paint (“Sterling” #1591): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com
    Sconces (“Pimlico” #CHD2153): Circa Lighting, 877/762-2323, circalighting.com
    Sink and stand (“Belle Epoque” by Cesame): Aquaware, 800/527-4498, aquawareamerica.com
    Faucets (“Edwardian” #U3721X, by Perrin & Rowe): Rohl, 800/777-9762, rohlhome.com
    Rug: Dash & Albert, 800/658-5035, dashandalbert.com
    Art (by Marilla Palmer): Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, 212/366-5368, markelfinearts.com
    Chair: owner’s collection.
    Chair-seat cushion (#A 101-02): Christopher Norman Collection, 212/644-5301, christophernormancollection.com
    Flooring (French oak, antiqued and distressed): Bois Chamois, 800/823-0898, boischamois.com

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    Wicker furniture; blue cushion fabric: owner’s collection.
    Striped pillow fabric (“Bikini Stripe”/Azure Sea #820-78); geometric pillow fabric (“Jake Stripe”/Azure Sea #800-78): Perennials, 888/322-4773, perennialsfabrics.com
    Striped rug: Dash & Albert, 800/658-5035, dashandalbert.com
    Wooden hurricane: Sylvester & Co. At Home, 631/267-9777, sylvesterathome.com
    Wall lanterns (“Salem Lantern” #L327): Period Lighting, 800/828-6990, periodlighting.com

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    Table (teak); chairs (teak): Kingsley-Bate, 703/361-7000, kingsleybate.com
    Dinner plate and salad/dessert plate (“Java”); placemats (“Maidstone Club Regatta Border”/Sky and White); napkins (“Maidstone Ocean & White, unavailable; for similar, coordinating napkin to Regatta Sky and White placemat): Home James, 631/329-8878, homejameseasthampton.com

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    Chaise longues; umbrella: Kingsley-Bate, 703/361-7000, kingsleybate.com

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  • The Sidecar, price available upon request from Moore & Giles [1-800-737-0169]

    This beautifully crafted bar cart, The Sidecar by Moore and Giles, is a great way to store liquor, glassware, bar tools, and anything else needed to complete your own miniature bar. The cart, made of Virginia black walnut, birch, leather, aluminum, and brass, is wheeled to make sure the party can travel with you. Perfect for drink-lovers without the space for a full bar.