Michael Merrill Design Studio, Inc
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San Francisco Bedroom contemporary-bedroom

San Francisco Bedroom

This spare yet exquisitely detailed guest suite strikes a delicate balance between masculine/feminine and contemporary/traditional. The only wall the bed could possibly be placed on had a window in the very center of it. This flaw became the centerpiece and organizing element of the room. The bed's ceiling mounted canopy supports the floor to ceiling drapery corners which form the four posts. The windows are dressed in a Jack Lenor Larson textile of woven paper and polyester. An 18th century Portuguese chest anchors the remaining elements. The monochromatic interior does not compete with the spectacular view of the San Francisco Bay. Note the lovely stonework throughout the bathroom including the mosaic tile floor by Waterworks. (2002)

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March 18, 2013
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These were completely custom window coverings. The translucent fabric was from Jack Lenor Larsen, who is the single most important textile design to have ever lived. That particular fabric is no longer available. Michael Merrill ASID
    Bookmark   March 18, 2013 at 1:07PM
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at least you replied...
    Bookmark   October 21, 2013 at 6:27PM
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November 17, 2012
annwaites wrote:
I like the size of this headboard. Can you tell me where I can get it or one similar?
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I had it made custom. I no nlonger have records of the dimensions,m but it is only about 12' higher than the top of the mattress. Hoep this helps.
    Bookmark   November 26, 2012 at 12:28PM
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Did you customize the drapes to the headboard? Same fabric or just same color hue?
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