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Refined Refuge

Taking style cues from the owner, this home has a calm, collected feel

Written by Candace Ord Manroe
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    Wallpaper (“Silvergate’’ #BP827): Farrow & Ball, 888/511-1121, farrow-ball.com. Installed by Robert Turner Assoc., 214/351-4870.
    Rug (wool): Karastan, Karastan, 800/234-1120, karastan.com.
    Red armchairs (“Elizabeth Loose-Back Chair’’ #1113-36, Dapha Collection): Baker, 800/592-2537, kohlerinteriors.com.
    Armchair fabric: Rogers & Goffigon, 203/532-8068, trade only.
    Piano (antique Steinway, refurbished): North Texas Piano Service, 800/870-2172.
    Yellow sofa to right of fireplace (“Versailles,” custom, Cameron Collection): George Cameron Nash, 214/744-1544, trade only.
    Sofa fabric (by Rose Cumming): Dessin Fournir, 785/434-2777,
    dessinfournir.com, trade only.
    Geometric pillows on sofa; russet pillows on sofa: Clarence House Inc., 800/803-2850, clarencehouse.com, trade only.
    Floor lamps behind sofa: Vaughan Designs, 212/319-7070, trade only.
    Sofa table (antique); mirror above mantel: Joseph Minton Antiques, 214/744-3111, josephmintonantiques.com.
    Stools below sofa table (antique, Chinese); chairs flanking fireplace (antique); candlesticks on mantel (antique, bronze); coffee table in front of settee (French, 1940s bronze, with antique mirror): Nick Brock Antiques, 214/828-0624.
    Lamps on sofa table (Baker Signature Lighting, discontinued): Baker, 800/592-2537.
    Fire screen (custom): Rusty Buffalo Co., 214/324-5115.
    Console table on right side of doorway to foyer (antique folding game table): The Gathering Antiques, 214/741-4888, thegatheringantiques.com.
    Floor lamps (vintage Bagues): 1st Dibs, 1stdibs.com.
    Lampshades (custom): Yangs Double Happiness, 214/651-1917.
    Wallpaper: through Julio Quiñones & Assoc., 214/350-6437.
    Trim paint (“Creamy’’ #SW 7012): Sherwin-Williams, 800/474-3794, sherwinwilliams.com.

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    Green settee (antique): owner’s collection.
    Settee fabric: Nancy Corzine, 212/223-8340, trade only.
    Geometric pillow on settee: Clarence House Inc., 800/803-2850, trade only.
    Coffee table (French, 1940s bronze, with antique mirror): Nick Brock Antiques, 214/828-0624.
    Lamps (Baker Signature Lighting, discontinued): Baker, 800/592-2537.
    Tray table beside settee (antique): owner’s collection.
    Foyer in background -- Pedestal table (Colombo USA): Baker, Knapp & Tubbs, 800/592-2537, trade only.
    Sculpture on table (Reclining Woman, by Alex Wheeler): owner’s collection.

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    Mirror above mantel: Joseph Minton Antiques, 214/744-3111, josephmintonantiques.com.
    Candlesticks on mantel (antique, bronze): Nick Brock Antiques, 214/828-0624.

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    Sofa (English Chippendale): owner’s collection.
    Sofa fabric: F. Schumacher & Co., fschumacher.com, trade only.
    Pillows on sofa (antique Japanese silk): Nick Brock Antiques, 214/828-0624.
    Coffee table: East & Orient Co., 214/741-1191, trade only.
    Custom tooled leather on coffee table: Larru Leathers Inc., 214/760-7003, larruleathers.com, trade only.
    Sculpture on coffee table (Old Man, by Alex Wheeler); painting behind piano (Le Jardin, by Robert Antoine Pinchon): owner’s collection.
    Side tables flanking sofa: Brendan Bass, 214/747-3386, trade only.
    Lamps on side tables: Vaughan Designs, 212/319-7070, vaughandesigns.com, trade only.
    Drapery fabric: Calvin Fabrics, 888/732-1996, henrycalvin.com, trade only.
    Drapery tiebacks (antique): Nick Brock Antiques, 214/828-0624.
    Rug (wool): Karastan, Karastan, 800/234-1120, karastan.com.
    Red armchair (“Elizabeth Loose-Back Chair’’ #1113-36, Dapha Collection): Baker, 800/592-2537, kohlerinteriors.com.
    Armchair fabric: Rogers & Goffigon, 203/532-8068, trade only.

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    Table (Historic Charleston Collection): Baker, 800/592-2537.
    Chairs (Regency-style “Square-Back Side Chair’’ #621-64-62, and “Square-Back Arm Chair’’ #621-63-62, Kings Row Collection): Hickory White, 828/322-8624, hickorywhite.com.
    Chair fabric: Christopher Hyland Inc., 212/688-6121,
    christopherhyland.com, trade only.
    Chandelier: Donald J. Embree Antiques Inc., 214/760-9141, embreeart.com, trade only.
    Side table near window (antique): Milton Kent Antiques, 214/826-7553.
    Rug: Edward Fields Inc., 214/741-4215, edwardfieldsinc.com, trade only.
    Wall upholstery: Christopher Norman Collection, 212/644-5301,
    christophernorman.com., trade only.
    Drapery: Travers, 212/888-7900, traversinc.com, trade only.
    Accessories: owner’s collection.

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    Sideboard: The Gathering Antiques, 214/741-4888, thegatheringantiques.com.
    Mirror: The Mews, 214/748-9070, themewsantiques.com.
    Sconces: Ceylon et Cie, 214/742-7632, ceylonetcie.com.
    Wall upholstery: Christopher Norman Collection, 212/644-5301, christophernorman.com., trade only.
    Accessories: owner’s collection.

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    Quiñones stripped paint from the banister to reveal a beautiful mix of textures and materials. The red runner introduces drama in the entry.

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    Bed; bedding: owner’s collection.
    Pillows (antique Fortuny fabric); bench: Nick Brock Antiques, 214/828-0624.
    Bench fabric: Holly Hunt, 312/661-1900, hollyhunt.com, trade only.
    Swing-arm lamps: Phoenix Day Lighting, phoenixday.com, trade only.
    Chairs flanking fireplace (vintage Robsjohn-Gibbings): JF Chen, 323/466-9700.
    Paint (“Swiss Coffee’’#OC-45): Benjamin Moore, 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com.

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    Table, chairs: The Gathering Antiques, 214/741-4888.
    Chair fabric: F. Schumacher & Co., fschumacher.com, trade only.
    Pendant lights over island: Visual Comfort & Co., 713/686-5999, trade only.
    Cabinetry; countertops: existing.

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    Armchairs (Baker Upholstery Collection); ottoman (Baker Upholstery Collection); ottoman fabric: Baker, 800/592-2537.
    Armchair fabric (chenille): B. Berger Fine Fabrics, 800/288-8400, bberger.com, trade only.
    Pillows on armchairs: F. Schumacher & Co., fschumacher.com, trade only.
    Rug (wool): Clifton Carpets Inc., 214/526-7405, cliftoncarpets.com.
    Side table between chairs: owner’s collection.
    Lamp on side table; pendant light: Vaughan Designs, 212/319-7070, trade only.
    Table (with candlestick lamps and photos, antique): owner’s collection.
    Candlestick lamps (Baccarat crystal candlestick lamps); chairs flanking table: Nick Brock Antiques, 214/828-0624.
    Paint color (“Swiss Coffee’’ #OC-45): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667. 

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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.