A niche in the kitchen was "just calling for a banquette," Tobi says. She chose black-and-white houndstooth fabric for the banquette, and covered chair seats in easy-to-clean-up black vinyl. The Hickory Chair chairs were recently re-covered in crewel.
Rug ("Stockholm"/Black-and-White): IKEA, 800/434-4532, ikea.com.
Chairs ("Amsterdam Side Chair" #1552-02); chair-back, pillow and window-treatment fabric (crewel #2564-61); chair-seat fabric (linen #2393-10): Hickory Chair, 800/349-4579, hickorychair.com.
Table; banquette (custom); vase: owner's collection.
Banquette fabric, throw pillows ("Revolutionary Road"/Ebony): Fabriciut, 800/999-8200, fabricut.com.
Artwork (by Mark Hatfield): Tobi Fairley Gallery, tobifairleygallery.com.
Chalkboard doors (Chalkboard paint): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, benjaminmoore.com.
Paint ("Antique White" #SW6119): Sherwin-Williams, 800/474-3794, sherwinwilliams.com.
Floor: Navona Durado tiles.
Chandelier: Crowder Designs, 866/346-4257, crowderdesigns.com.