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Green Space: It's in the Air

Green living ideas from designer Trudy Dujardin's home

Written by Amy Elbert
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    Interior design: Trudy Dujardin, Dujardin Design Associates Inc., P.O. Box 5202, Westport, CT 06881; 203/838-8100,
    Architect: Kaehler/Moore Architects, LLC, 80 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich CT 06830; 203/629-2212,
    Architectural consultant: Lyman Perry Architects Ltd., 42 Cassatt Ave., Berwyn, PA 18312; 610/ 889-9966,

    Paints (throughout the house): Best Paint Co., 206/783-9938,
    Floor finishes (throughout the house): Basic Coatings, 800/441-1934,
    Rectangular dining table ("McGuire Classics: Bamboo’’); woven dining chairs ("Umbria’’ #WS-110, by Orlando Diaz-Azcuy): McGuire Furniture Co., 800/662-4847,
    White dining chairs (by Giorgetti): Signorello of Westport, 203/221-3200.
    Floor (custom designed and painted): Dujardin Design Assoc., 203/838-8100.
    Highchair (antique): owner’s collection.
    Chandelier ("Ingo Maurer Flotation Model #2); sconces ("Foscarini Vitt Bianco’’/Matte Chrome): Gary Novasel, lighting designer, through Patdo Light Studio, 914/937-6707.
    Biedermeier chest; hotel silver; painting: owner’s collection.
    Metal lamp with shade: John Boone Inc., 212/758-0012, trade only.
    Plantation shutters: Ohline Shutters, 800/ 585-3193,

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    Carpet ("Dolomite’’/Snowfield): Earth Weave Carpet Mills, 706/278-8200.
    Pinch table: McGuire Furniture Co., 800/662-4847.
    Figures in niche (antique): Greenwich Oriental Antiques, 203/629-0500.
    Fiber-optic lighting: Gary Novasel lighting designer, through Patdo Light Studio, 914/937-6707.
    Carpet on stairs: Earth Weave Carpet Mills, 706/278-8200,

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    Faucet: Dornbracht, 800/ 774-1181,
    Range hood (stainless steel, polished and brushed): Abbaka, 800/548-3932,
    Stove top: Viking, 888/845-4641,
    Cabinetry: existing.
    Countertops: St. Cecilia honed granite.
    Glass inserts: Bendheim, 800/606-7621,

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    Dining table ("McGuire Classics: Bamboo’’); chairs: McGuire Furniture Co., 800/662-4847.
    Counter stools (custom, cherry with inlays); Roman shades: Dujardin Design Assoc., 203/838-8100.
    Area rug ("Dolomite’’/Snowfield): Earth Weave Carpet Mills, 706/278-8200.
    Framed menus; model ship, antique sconces: owner’s collection.
    Chandelier ("Mazzega Ola’’/Chrome #803054): Gary Novasel lighting designer, through Patdo Light Studio, 914/937-6707.

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    Walls (hand-painted faux grasscloth); sofa (custom): Dujardin Design Assoc., 203/838-8100.
    Lamp: Wicker Works, 415/970-5400, trade only.
    Whales; sea chest; salmon gaff; Robert Newell ship painting; Pembroke table: owner’s collection.

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    Chest; lamp: owner’s collection.
    Bed linens: Anichini, 800/553-5309,
    Hardware (by Valli & Valli): through Canaan Distributors, 203/ 356-1000,
    Painting (by Richard Loud): Robert Wilson Galleries, 508/228-2096,

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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.