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A warm and inviting entry.
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November 9, 2014
dbshealy wrote:
Love the newell post, where can it be purchased? Thanks!
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This house was built at the turn of the 19th century, and the newel post is original to the house.
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April 23, 2014
Sue Cooper wrote:
What name brand carpet,and where can it be purchased? - What kind of carpet on steps and where can it be purchased
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This carpet was preexisting in this area; I did not specify it so I do not have any details. You could try showing this photo to a local carpet dealer in your area, and they might be able to tell you what it is. Good luck!
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Sue - Carpet is manufactured by Langhorne Carpet, and the design is Chadwick. It is 12'wide, 100%wool face.
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February 9, 2014
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This bench was actually pre existing in the space. White was painted green, and topped with a bench cushion and a few toss pillows. I agree that it is a nice use of the space! It is approximately 16" deep with each arm of the "L" at 3', 3'-6" respectively from the outside corner.
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August 26, 2013
skylori2 wrote:
Hallway size to recreate please! - What size is this hallway? looks classic cozy, love it!
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Approximately 8'x10' not including stairwell
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July 23, 2013
mollierauh wrote:
love the roman shade! who makes them? - thanks!
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These shades were custom made for me by a work room in Auburndale MA, Alan Babitts.
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July 4, 2013
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Thank you. The images are fashionably dressed ladies from circa 1890 from old bookplates.
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January 9, 2013
lindalross wrote:
I love this wood flooring! What is it? Where would I be able to get it? - We are doing our kitchen, living room, hall and guest bedroom for flooring. We would like to get a large dog in the near future. Would this flooring hold up with a dog?
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thunderswamp
Please - where can I get that carpet?
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mydecoradore
Could you tell me what the wall paint colors are?
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December 9, 2012
lynnigirl wrote:
Are there any more photos of this house available?
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This house is featured as "residential project" in my profile. I have photos of a bedroom suite and a family room. This house is an ongoing project, and I hope to have more photos to post in the near future.
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October 1, 2012
jgriffor wrote:
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Thanks, Karen!
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Please see related questions regarding this. Thanks.
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September 12, 2012
jennytb wrote:
please tell me where I can get the entry way rug? Thanks
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sure...it's available through Garnet Hill.
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shruni
Carpet is so pretty ..I loved it!
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June 26, 2012
tappy wrote:
What is the trim color?
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Bonnie
Really pretty the way you pulled the colors together.
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Thank you very much. The color is from Ben Moore, and it is salisbury green HC-139.
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June 24, 2012
chriscap52014 wrote:
Where can I get the carpet up the stairs?
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Page Conway
I think it is a Stark or Stanton carpet. We used to have it in a girl's bedroom. It comes in a floral pattern or floral trellis.
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Oh, Thank you so much, Page! I appreciate your time to comment.
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May 6, 2012
yvonnedeanne wrote:
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I had the images custom matted with antiqued mirror, and framed.
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kanjoo
I really love these mirrors, great idea
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December 5, 2013
kathyjake wrote:
what is the green trim color? lovely design!!
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Heather Freeman Design Co. added this to Make the Most of Your Entryway
Can you imagine having a reading nook like this one in your home? I think more books on my "to read" list would find themselves finished if I had a spot like this. To modernize the look of traditional trim and crown molding, consider painting it light gray. Here, it's paired with white walls to draw attention toward the gorgeous detail in the wood. Built-in seating utilizes the space under a staircase. The textiles work well together despite varied organic and geometric patterns, since they all have the same shade of coral.
Carve out a spot for a gracious pause. Another way to fill an empty corner in the entryway is with a cozy bench. Either built in or freestanding, amply proportioned seating feels luxurious in the entryway — and is practical for removing mucky shoes, too.
Foyer staircases provide some interesting and challenging corner spaces. Here's another way to place a bench for taking off shoes. (Just wondering: Does anyone else keep picturing Mr. Rogers coming in and getting into his comfy shoes and cardigan whenever I mention taking off shoes on an entry bench?)

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