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Old-World Style in a Farmhouse

A rustic home boasts elegant design in the Appalachian foothills

Written and produced by Candace Ord Manroe
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    Chandelier (custom): through Todd Richesin Interiors, 865/675-5828, toddrichesininteriors.com.
    Wicker furniture: Restoration Hardware, 800/910-9836, restorationhardware.com.
    Cocktail table: Baker, 800/592-2537, bakerfurniture.com.
    Pillow fabric (vintage GP&J Baker): Bobby Todd Antiques, 423/337-3837, bobbytoddantiques.com.

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    English-arm loveseat (#165-66XX): TRS Furniture & Textiles, 336/472-7540, trsfurniture.com.
    Love-seat fabric ("Linen Velvet"/Moss #10767-14): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900.
    Bullion fringe (8.25 inch French Bullion Fringe/Coral and Olive Gold #984-19573-250); rope trim (3/8-inch French Cord with Tape/Coral and Olive Gold #981-19563-250): Samuel & Sons, 212/704-8000.
    Drapery and sofa pillow fabric ("Berwick Glade"/Nutmeg #7039-832): Brunschwig & Fils, 800/538-1880, brunschwig.com.
    Drapery fringe ("Fairmont Tassel Fringe" #1755/4A): Décor de Paris, 800/221-6453, decordeparis.com.
    Cocktail table (custom): Woodland Furniture for Todd Richesin Interiors, 865/675-5828.
    Lounge chair: Baker, 800/592-2537.
    Fabric ("Cobblestone Chenille" #7609-7): Bassett McNab Co. Inc., 267/508-0001.
    Russian painting over mantel candelabra: Bobby Todd Antiques, 423/337-3837.
    Mantel ("Pugin," Gothic series): Francois & Co., 888/744-2410, francoisandco.com.
    Leather sofa (discontinued): Hancock & Moore, 828/495-8235, hancockandmoore.com.
    Chandelier ("Mansion" #9314): Currey & Co., 877/768-6428, curreyco.com.
    Lamps: owner's collection.
    Armoire (#214B): Amy Howard Collection, 901/547-1448, amyhowardcollection.com.

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    Fabric ("Linen Velvet"/Moss #10767-14): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900.
    Bullion fringe (8-1/4-inch French Bullion Fringe/Coral and Olive Gold #984-19573-250); rope trim (3/8-inch French Cord with Tape/Coral and Olive Gold #981-19563-250): Samuel & Sons, 212/704-8000.

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    Wall fabric ("Florentine"/Tomato #F3117-01, by Colefax and Fowler): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900. Trim ("Marzio Loop Gimp"/Spice #7): Stout Textiles & Trimmings, 800/523-2592, estout.com.
    Sideboard (carved oak); barley twist armchair: Bobby Todd Antiques, 423/337-3837.
    Armchair fabric ("Nabab" #10071-98): Nobilis, 800/464-6670, nobilis.fr.
    Pastel painting; sculpture; rug: owner's collection.

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    Drapery ("Peony Cartouche"/Sand #F2819-02, by Colefax and Fowler): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900.
    Drapery fringe ("Winter Palace Tassel Fringe"/Gold, Pine, Ruby #FT1479-016): Scalamandré, 800/932-4361.
    Dining table (Country French, custom, by Wright Table Co.): through Todd Richesin Interiors, 865/675-5828.
    Dining chairs: Bobby Todd Antiques, 423/337-3837.
    Dining-chair fabric ("Hammersmith Figured Woven"/Toast #89672-827): Brunschwig & Fils, 800/538-1880.
    Floral centerpieces: Cachepot, 865/212-2225, cachepot.com.
    Chandeliers (custom): Todd Richesin Interiors, 865/675-5828.
    Area rug ("Montreaux Chenille"); border (Cognac): Stark Carpet Corp., 212/752-9000, starkcarpet.com.

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    Island pendant: discontinued.
    Range hood (custom): Mantic Studios through Todd Richesin Interiors, 865/675-5828.
    Range: Wolf Appliance Inc., 800/332-9513, wolfappliance.com.
    Refrigerator: Sub-Zero Inc., 800/222-7820, subzero.com.
    Tile floor: Mexican Saltillo.
    Backsplash tile ("Clairmont"/Milky Way, by Sonoma): Traditions in Tile & Stone, 800/906-5523, traditionsintile.com.

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    Stair railings (custom, by Mantic Studios): Todd Richesin Interiors, 865/675-5828.
    Runner; chest; accessories: owner's collection.

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    Chandelier ("Crown" #9547): Currey & Co., 877/768-6428, curreyco.com.
    Pair of chairs: Bobby Todd Antiques, 423/337-3837.
    Chair fabric, front ("Carousel Stripe"/Ivory #2000102-16, discontinued): Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, leejofa.com.
    Chair fabric, back ("Rio Mar Raffia"/Sand #51034): Schumacher, 800/523-1200, fschumacher.com.
    Drapery ("Palazzo Stripe"/Ivory, Ecru #10841-01); floral coverlet ("Mikado"/Biscuit, Celadon #10881-03): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900.
    Silk check bed skirt, coverlet fringe (#8550-616): Kravet, 888/457-2838, kravet.com.
    Matelassé coverlet: Leontine Linens, 800/876-4799, leontinelinens.com.
    Upholstered bench; rug; chest: owner's collection.

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    Drapery ("Florence"/Ivory #F3223-01, by Colefax and Fowler): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900. Chandelier: Bobby Todd Antiques, 423/337-3837.
    Wallpaper ("Uppark"/Green #9660-4): Clarence House, 800/803-2850, clarencehouse.com.

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    Bed ("Lakehouse"/Dark Walnut finish #2860-10"): Hickory Chair, 800/349-4579, hickorychair.com. 
    Matelassé coverlet ("Dakota"/Ivory); pillow trim ("Chamois Linen"); monogram ("Duke"): Leontine Linens, 800/876-4799, leontinellinens.com.
    Bed-cover trim and chair-seat fabric ("Verdi Velvet"/Olive #5569/11): Rose Cumming, 785/434-2725.
    Bed-skirt fabric ("Planter's Plaid"/Buttercream #89270-306): Brunschwig & Fils, 800/538-1880.
    Bench: owner's collection.
    Bench fabric ("Forrester Velvet Stripe"/Red, Gold #43431, colorway discontinued): Schumacher, 800/523-1200.
    Chest; armchair: Bobby Todd Antiques, 423/337-3837.

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    Carpet: discontinued.
    Chaise; armchair; lamp: Bobby Todd Antiques, 423/337-3837.
    Chaise fabric ("Planter's Plaid"/Buttercream #89270-306): Brunschwig & Fils, 800/538-1880, brunschwig.com.
    Chair-seat fabric ("Verdi"/Olive #5569/11, velvet): Rose Cumming, 785/434-2725.
    Barley-twist table: owner's collection.
    Drapery ("Poppies"/Tomato, Olive #F3224-02, by Colefax and Fowler): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900.
    Drapery fringe ("Pembury Tassel Fringe"/Rosewood #63150): Schumacher, 800/523-1200, fschumacher.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.