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A warm, calm color palette creates a relaxed retreat for Rosanna Scotto

Written by Lisa Cregan
  • John Bessler
  • John Bessler

    Drapery (““Flora’’/Azure #L2498-08, by Larsen): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900, cowtan.com, trade only.
    Drapery cuff (“Plain Jane’’/Sky #2006215): Eric Cohler for Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, leejofa.com, trade only.
    Side tables (“Nesting Tables’’ #3462 by Barbara Barry): Baker, 800/592-2537.
    Sofa (“Frank Sofa’’): Classic Sofa, 212/620-0485, classicsofa.com.
    Sofa fabric (“Umbria’’/Ecru #6740): Pindler & Pindler, 805/531-9090, trade only.
    Club chair (“Jansen Chair’’ with sock arm #SH170A): F. Schumacher & Co., fschumacher.com, trade only.
    Chair fabric (“Heavenly Hound’’/Pool #2006200): Eric Cohler for Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, trade only.
    Chairs: owner’s collection.
    Chair fabric (“Apollo’’/Pearl Sky): Randolph & Hein, 800/844-9922, trade only.
    Small-chair fabric (“Plain Jane’’/Sky #2006215): Eric Cohler for Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, trade only.
    Area rug: Beauvais Carpets, 212/688-2265, trade only.
    White bowl with gold trim; square glass vase: Gracious Home, 212/517-6300.
    Moss balls; hurricane vases: Lexington Gardens, 781/862-7000, lexingtongardencenter.com.
    Shagreen box; antique books: Sentimento Antiques, 212/750-3111, sentimentoantiques.com.
    Coffee-table books: Mecox Gardens, 212/249-5301.
    Coffee table; demilune table at window; table lamp on round table; shades; art behind sofa; blue throw: owner’s collection.
    Blue houndstooth fabric on chair (“Heavenly Hound’’/Pool #2006200-5): Eric Cohler for Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, trade only.
    Floor lamp beside sofa (“Paris Floor Lamp’’): Eric Cohler for Visual Comfort & Co., 713/686-5999, trade only.
    Round table beside sofa (“Daniel Side Table’’): Victoria Hagan Home, 212/888-3241, victoriahaganhome.com.
    Ottoman (“Neila Cube’’); ottoman fabric (Stout Leather): Design Within Reach, 866/377-0825, dwr.com.

  • John Bessler
  • John Bessler
  • John Bessler
  • John Bessler

    Chairs: owner’s collection. Reupholstered by Windows, Walls & More, 212/472-4800.
    Chair fabric (“Aegean Texture’’/Tan, Off White #HW-0881-KB): Hinson & Co., 212/688-5538, trade only.
    Side chairs (“Clivedon Chairs’’ #1807-28-62): Ralph Lauren Home, 888/475-7674, ralphlaurenhome.com.
    Side-chair back fabric (“Jumbo Crocodile’’/Deep Brown #BC03); side-chair seat fabric (“Dream Cow’’/Fudge #DRC16): Edelman Leather, 800/886-8339, edelmanleather.com, trade only.
    Dining table (by Barbara Barry): Baker, Knapp & Tubbs, 800/592-2537, trade only.
    Sconces: Eric Cohler for Visual Comfort & Co., 713/686-5999, trade only.
    Carved wood horse: Sentimento Antiques, 212/750-3111, sentimentoantiques.com.
    Bar cabinet; chandelier: owner’s collection.
    Paint (“Old Prairie’’ #OC-42): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com.

  • John Bessler

    Cabinetry: Fanuka Custom Cabinets, 718/416-4367.
    Chairs (“Dorset Dining Chairs’’ #202054); chair fabric (“Dooley’’/ Chocolate #172155, discontinued): Room & Board, 800/486-6554, roomandboard.com.

  • John Bessler

    Banquette: fabricated by Windows, Walls & More, 212/472-4800.
    Banquette fabric (“Orbit’’/Brown, Aqua #GWF 2600-613): Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, trade only.
    Sconces (“Architects Wall Sconce’’ #PT2001): Visual Comfort & Co., 713/686-5999, trade only.
    Chairs (“Dorset Dining Chairs’’ #202054); chair fabric (“Dooley’’/ Chocolate #172155, discontinued): Room & Board, 800/486-6554, roomandboard.com.

  • John Bessler

    Wall upholstery, headboard fabric (“Loft Silk’’/Chocolate #GWF-2607-68): Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, trade only.
    Bed; bed cover: owner’s collection.
    Toile shams: Myrtle, 212/223-4430.
    Bedside commode (antique): M&R Furniture Creations, 718/891-5700.
    Carpet (“Damask #400/Starlight): Beauvais Carpets, 212/688-2265, trade only.
    Swing-arm lamps (#HL1803): Hinson & Co., 212/688-5538, trade only.

  • 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.