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Elegant and sustainable

A beautiful space offers luxury living while safeguarding the environment

Written by Amy Elbert
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    Siding: CertainTeed, 800/782-8777,
    Trim paint ("Durango'' by Aura): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667,
    Metal roofing (bronze): Firestone Building Products, 800/428-4442,
    Wood shingles (cedar): TW Perry, 301/840-9600,
    Stonework at base of house: Pennsylvania fieldstone.
    Patio stones around pool: Indiana limestone.
    Pavers on walks and drive: Belgard Pavers, 877/235-4273,

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    Living room:
    Cathedral mirror (antique); Belgian cheese crate (antique); dining chairs (antique): Barry Dixon Inc., 540/341-8501,
    Consoles ("Asian Console'' #247): Amy Howard Collection, 901/547-1448,, trade only.
    Paint ("Elephant's Breath'' #229, and "Gervase Yellow'' #72): Farrow & Ball, 888/511-1121,
    Drapery (organic linen, Pindler Green Collection): Pindler & Pindler, 805/531-9090,, trade only.
    Drapery fabrication: Carol Studios Inc., 703/204-2050, trade only.
    Custom drapery hardware: Kelly Metalwork Inc., 301/854-4848.
    Flooring ("Terrazzo''/Rice): Waterworks, 800/899-6757,
    Rug ("Mamma Mia,'' SmartStrand with DuPont Sorona): Karastan, 800/234-1120,, trade only.
    Sofa ("Marché'' #BD302); chairs in breakfast area ("Boomerang'' #BD208); chairs ("Barrymore'' #BD201); daybed ("Michael Daybed'' #BD231); ottoman ("Round Ottoman'' #BD226-0 with "Happiness Design''): Barry Dixon Collection for Tomlinson/Erwin-Lambeth through J. Lambeth & Co., 202/646-1774,, trade only.
    Sofa fabric ("Panda Candy''/Moss Green, by Barry Dixon): Vervain, 800/611-8686,, trade only.
    Fabric on "Boomerang'' chair and sofa pillow ("Longitude''/Sweet Grass #1040/02): Pollack, 212/627-7766, trade only.
    Fabric on "Barrymore'' chairs ("Pie in the Sky''/Straw and Stone #PS9/13 by Vanessa Arbuthnott): Lucy Rose Design Collection, 212/452-0823,, trade only.
    Fabric on "Michael'' daybed ("Gainsborough Velvet''/Straw #4824): Schumacher, 800/523-1200,, trade only.
    Ottoman fabric ("Antwerp'' #2273-A687): Pindler & Pindler, 805/531-9090, trade only.
    Pillows on daybed (Barry Dixon Collection for Vervain); geometric pillows on sofa (Barry Dixon Collection for Vervain): Vervain, 800/611-8686,, trade only.
    Gold floor lamp ("Gigante Floor Lamp''/Gold Murano Glass #80004): Donghia Inc., 914/662-2377,, trade only.
    Metal floor lamp: antique.
    Table with books ("Crescent Tiger's Eye Table'' #1224): Amy Howard Collection, 901/547-1448, trade only.
    Metal mesh scrim panel (custom): Avrett through J. Lambeth & Co., 202/646-1774, trade only.
    Pendant lights ("Floral 800 Pendants'' #ESDTL014): David Trubridge Design,
    Fireplace ("The Odeon,'' Contemporary Collection): Chesney's, 646/840-0609,
    Fireplace hearth: Kelly Metalwork Inc., 301/854-4848.
    Fireplace insert: EcoSmart Fire, 310/914-3335,
    Painting on mantel (Circles, by Peter Dunham); panels above windows (French Caricatures Landscape Panel); framed sayings on kitchen wall: Natural Curiosities, 323/906-1083,
    Antique circle frame on mantel: BoBo Intriguing Objects, 404/355-2309,, trade only.
    Breakfast table: Concrete Jungle Inc., 301/874-1001,
    Banquette fabrication: Old Town Woodworking, 540/347-3993,
    Banquette fabric, interior ("Treasure Coast''): S. Harris, 800/999-5600,, trade only.
    Banquette fabric, exterior ("Mineral''): Brentano Fabrics, 847/657-8481,, trade only.
    Floor lamps by banquette ("Tremont''): Mitchell Yanosky Custom Finishes, 410/467-2211.
    Beams: Cabin Creek Timber Frames, 828/369-5899.
    Desk lamps ("Winston Bankers Lamp''/Dark Natural Brass Finish #2152): Robert Abbey Inc., 828/322-3480, trade only.
    Side table (by Roger Thomas for Lewis Mittman): Edward Ferrell/Lewis Mittman, 212/888-5580,, trade only.

    Flooring ("Terrazzo''/Rice): Waterworks, 800/899-6757.
    Beams: Cabin Creek Timber Frames, 828/369-5899.
    Cookware: Cuisinart,
    Laminate cabinetry (#SC10 in Titan Walnut and #SC10 in Greige by SieMatic); hardware ("Euro Pulls'' by SieMatic): KONST-Kitchen Interior Design, 301/657-3800,
    Hood ("Cooktop Low-Profile Wall Hood"); cooktop; oven; microwave: Wolf, 800/332-9513,
    Refrigerator/freezer: Sub-Zero Inc., 800/222-7820,
    Dishwasher: Asko Appliances, 800/898-1879,
    Countertops ("Riverbed,'' The Revive Collection): Eco by Cosentino, 866/579-4326,
    Faucet (Pro Master Kitchen Faucet); sink: Kohler, 800/456-4537,
    Metal mesh scrim panel (custom): Avrett through J. Lambeth & Co., 202/646-1774, trade only.
    Closet: Eco-Nize Closets, 888/326-6493,
    Wall covering ("Wallmica''/Divan #SK-1400): Maya Romanoff, 800/933-6292, trade only.
    Hanging light by window (pulley pendant #607AB): Architects & Heroes Interiors, 512/371-3434.
    Shades: Lutron Electronics, 877/610-7410,
    Shade and closet fabric ("Stripe and Dash'' #SD98L from Lucy Rose Design): J. Lambeth & Co., 202/646-1774, trade only.
    Fabric on closet shelves (organic linen, Pindler Green Collection): Pindler & Pindler, 805/531-9090, trade only.

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    Headboard ("Queen Headboard with Rails'' #38-50H); headboard and bed-skirt fabric ("Omni Organic Cotton''/Spa); club chair (#5339-01); club-chair fabric ("Yancy"/Spa): Lee Industries, 800/892-7150,, trade only.
    Coverlet and shams ("Jameson''); throw (bamboo): The Company Store, 800/323-8000,
    Small boudoir pillow ("Lhasa," silk #E1067): Pintura Studio, 212/995-8655,, trade only.
    Drapery, long pillow, bed-skirt trim ("Little Leaf'' by Vanessa Arbuthnott): Lucy Rose Design Collection, 212/452-0823,, trade only.
    Roman-shade fabric ("Otello,'' #3397606-07): Fabricut, 800/999-8200,, trade only.
    Bedside tables (designed by Michael Roberson and Barry Remley): Salvations Architectural Furnishings, 301/445-1400,, trade only.
    Floor lamps ("Bryant'' #TOB1002): Visual Comfort & Co., 713/686-5999, trade only.
    Compound cabinets (red lacquer, antique): East and Beyond Ltd., 703/448-8200.
    Desk; celadon vase; celadon box; porcelain bird; Audubon prints (from the 1839-1844 Octavio Edition of The Birds of America); carafe with glass: Michael Roberson Interior Design, 703/527-9010.
    Lamp ("Bottle Form Lamp'' #41): Stephen Gerould, 503/221-7253,, trade only.
    Desk chair (antique): East and Beyond Ltd., 703/448-8200.
    Wall and trim paint ("Pavilion Gray'' #242); two chalk stripes on wall at ceiling ("White Tie'' #2002); ceiling paint ("Pale Powder'' #204): Farrow & Ball, 888/511-1121,
    Book table beside club chair ("Tabloid Shadow Table''): American Eye, 202/554-5744,, trade only.
    Area rug (Persian): Orley and Shabahang, 646/383-7511,, trade only.

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    Area rug ("Saba''/Saffron): Odegard Inc., 212/545-0069,, trade only.
    Area rug runner ("Alhambra''/Glacier); binding ("Smooth Linen"/Quarry): Merida Meridian, 800/345-2200,, trade only.
    Flooring (Natural Cork): Ecofinishes, 571/366-1725,
    Paint ("Winds Breath'' #OC-24, Natura Collection): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667,
    Decorative painting on ceiling: Roberta Marovelli, 540/338-9528.
    Wall covering ("Manila Hemp''/Linen #3443): Phillip Jeffries Ltd., 973/575-5414,, trade only.
    Drapery, plain ("Saphir,'' Living Collection): Creation Baumann USA, 516/764-7431,, trade only.
    Drapery, patterned ("Passages''/Forest Floor #EBH01): Lulan Artisans, 843/722-0118,
    Sectional (#1296 series): Lee Industries, 800/892-7150,
    Sectional fabric ("Daydream''/Glazed Silver #5152-03): Brentano Fabrics, 847/657-8481,, trade only.
    Millwork fabrication: Branner Woodworking, 410/276-9136.
    Millwork substrate/veneer: Columbia Forest Products, 800/637-1609,
    Track lighting ("Ledra'' #136701-M): Bruck Lighting Systems Inc., 714/259-9959,
    Recessed lighting: Jesco Lighting, 800/527-7796,
    Television (LED HDTV #UN46B8000): Samsung, 800/726-7864,
    Audio/visual equipment/installation: Advantage Media Technologies, 571/643-8910,
    Accent pillow, copper patterned ("Rope Trick''/Copper Cauldron #870-30): HBF Textiles, 828/328-2064,, trade only.
    Accent pillow, wine patterned, ("Magni" ): Maharam,, trade only.
    Accent pillow ("Gainsborough Velvet''/Citronelle #42854-27405; accent pillow ("Gainsborough Velvet'' #42717-23858): Schumacher,, trade only.
    Accent pillow fillers: American Duvet Inc.,
    Four acrylic paintings on paper ("Malba'' series, #12, #17, #18, #26): Craig Cahoon, 202/544-4908,
    Art installation (antique, "Cremone Bolts''): The Brass Knob Architectural Antiques, 202/332-3370,
    Petrified-wood tables; door hardware (antique): Susan Gulick Interiors Ltd., 703/674-0332,
    Felt throw ("Drenth Heath'' by Claudy Jongstra): Maharam,, trade only.

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    Wainscot paneling (SPERO): Moulding & Millwork, Available through TW Perry, 301/840-9600.
    Paint ("Pointing''): Farrow & Ball, 888/511-1121,
    Console table (custom); Queen Elizabeth I portrait above console: Raji RM & Assoc., 202/330-3866,
    Candle sconces: Darrell Dean Antiques & Decorative Arts, 202/333-6330,
    Umbrella stand (vintage, by Jacques Adnet); plaster ceiling light fixture (vintage): Maison et Toi, 202/330-3376,
    Square ceiling medallion (By Tiffany Lasley Hardgrave): Interior Art by Tiffany, 703/822-1175,
    Bench (vintage); art by bench (After Motherwell VII and After Motherwell VIII, by Vik Muniz, silkscreens): designer's collection.
    Stair runner (custom): Odegard Inc., 212/545-0069, trade only.