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Karen Joy Interiors

A preteen dream.
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October 21, 2013
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From www.coverscreen.co.uk BZ-IC Decorative Grille - Inner Circular, Bronze. As you can see, the bookcases meet the window frame, and the window seat widens to create more of a comfortable lounge. Width approximately 42". Depth approximately 32". Thank you for the compliment!
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August 14, 2013
steve2426 wrote:
LOVE the aqua buffalo check fabric on cushion - source, please?!
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Loved it, too! Found it in a Robert Allen book, then was told it was discontinued, no stock. Called a local fabric showroom (Zimmans, in the Boston area) and luckily they had it. This was two years ago, so very doubtful that there is any remaining. If you want to look into it, call Zimmans in Lynn, MA, and speak to Stephanie, referring to this photo.
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April 4, 2013
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12" deep
   October 28, 2013 at 9:23AM
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Thank you!
   October 28, 2013 at 10:17AM
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September 23, 2012
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yes! here is the link: http://www.brass-grilles.co.uk/
I found there to be much more choice, and better quality than what I could find locally.
   September 23, 2012 at 4:08PM
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We can help with those type of custom grilles/vents. http://steelcrestonline.com/
   October 13, 2013 at 9:07PM
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September 21, 2012
annmarie2 wrote:
What kind of heating system did you have to work around? - I have forced hot water by oil baseboards on almost all exterior walls. I'd love to put in bookcases, but I've been struggling with the "how" of it!
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Thanks! One more thing: how did you determine how far off the floor to set the bottom shelf? Is there a code requirement, or did it just tie in with the bench seat? Looks like it's somewhere between 12" and 18" above the floor.
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I had the bookcases start at 14" above finished floor to allow for a nice generous 4" thick seat cushion.
This allows more than enough space for air circulation....did not research code on this.
   September 23, 2012 at 4:14PM
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July 27, 2012
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Sure...this is actually a herringbone patterned natural wallcovering from Ralph Lauren. Erin Line Herringbone Color: Natural LWP22317W. Available through Folia.
   July 28, 2012 at 7:09AM
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This little reading nook is filled with warm, personal touches. Do you have a favorite spot where you feel surrounded by the things you love?

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