Knight Associates
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A new Maine "cottage" traditional-living-room
 

A new Maine "cottage"

Photo by Randy O'Rourke

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neenie1 wrote:
What source was used for the spindle arm chair?
   Comment   August 20, 2014
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We didn't choose the furnishings- the owner did. Here is a similar chair:
August 20, 2014 at 10:36AM   
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Thank you!
August 20, 2014 at 10:57AM   
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bethkurtis32 wrote:
size of area from bay window seat to this end of area rug? - I have an living room with the same size bay window seat and similar seating arrangement. I like the added game(?) table on the far left. I am wondering; what is the size of the room from the bay window to this end of the area rug? It will help me decide if I have enough room for my table, as I have been thinking about it for months. Thank you!
   Comment   June 24, 2013
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We designed the house, but didn't choose the furnishings, so I don't know for sure. The space from the corner of the fireplace to the outside wall is 6'-6" so I'm guessing that the bay window to the edge of the rug is about 3 feet. If you want to see if something will fit in your space, try placing painters tape on the floor where the table would go. Better yet, mock up a cardboard cube in shape and size of the table.
June 24, 2013 at 12:43PM        Thanked by bethkurtis32
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jjmills wrote:
Love this!...How wide is the wall that the row of windows are on?
   Comment   May 28, 2013
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The wall is 19 feet long (inside dimensions) and the bay is 11'-4" wide.
May 30, 2013 at 5:36AM   
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debrutz wrote:
New cottage northern Ontario - help with cozy relaxed style. - I like the flooring in this photo. Can you tell me what it is? I am looking for "cottage styles" with low maintenance features, and would appreciate some direction.
   Comment   February 22, 2013
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This floor is stained Heart Pine. Pine is certainly appropriate for cottage styles, but because it is soft you would have to be ok with the odd scratch and ding in the floor. In general, I would look at flooring with wide boards and some small knots for character. Try looking for a local flooring mill in your area, you will find local wood species and can usually get a variety of widths and grades of flooring. Keeping the material local will go a long way towards the cottage feel you are going for.
February 25, 2013 at 6:58AM   
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Julie Harp_Martella wrote:
Love the chair! Where's it from? - I love the barley twist look on the chair. Where can I purchase one?
   Comment   February 14, 2013
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We didn't select the furniture for this project, but if you do a search for a "spindle armchair" you should find some options.
February 15, 2013 at 7:43AM   
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stacywnj
You can also do a search on "Bobbin Chair" or "Spool Chair" ... a lot of retailers have different versions of these chairs (i.e. Frontgate, Pier One). I believe Bassett even has a version with a funky cow print fabric. Good luck!
February 16, 2013 at 12:44PM   
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lauw wrote:
Love the windows! Are these wood or vinyl?
   Comment   October 29, 2012
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These are roller shade- no valance. I don't know what brand they installed, but something similar would be these from Hunter Douglas: http://www.hunterdouglas.com/our-products.jsp?so=tn#/P_52/
October 7, 2013 at 7:40AM   
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Delmarva Blinds & Shutters
looks to be roller shades.
October 7, 2013 at 12:03PM   
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lizgabs wrote:
Where did you get the cushion for the'window seat. Looks great!
   Comment   August 17, 2012
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rwolhar
Was it a company that is online??
February 5, 2013 at 7:09AM   
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I don't know where the cushion came from, but I doubt it was online. Here on the coast of Maine there are a lot of people that make custom cushions for boats, so they will make them for home use as well. Try looking for an upholstery shop in your area, or even a good seamstress that can also make pillows and cushions.
February 6, 2013 at 9:24AM   
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carleeb12 wrote:
What kind of roller shades were used in these windows? Brand, type, etc.
   Comment   July 27, 2012
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The client chose these shades, so I don't have any information in our records. For something similar, try Hunter Douglas roller shades.
July 30, 2012 at 5:56AM   
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kktracy wrote:
Would love to know the paint colors used on the walls - paneling and trim - If you could tell me the paint colors used for the walls and trim, I'd be grateful! Getting ready to paint my own paneling and want this same rustic/beachy look. Thanks!
   Comment   July 17, 2012
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The client picked their own furniture. For a similar look, try this sofa from Lee Industries: http://www.leeindustries.com/productdetail.asp?id=111177070241022
August 27, 2012 at 10:51AM   
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cindy8w
Thanks! Love the products at Lee Industries.
August 27, 2012 at 4:26PM   
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shelb14 wrote:
Was some kind of treatment applied to the brick?
   Comment   July 12, 2012
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TanCalGal
Looks like "old brick" from here http://www.houzz.com/old-brick
July 14, 2012 at 11:09AM   
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These are reclaimed bricks, so the color is naturally occurring over time. You can get new "old bricks" but they are not nearly as nice looking.
July 16, 2012 at 5:49AM   
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