East-meets-west in San Francisco's Russian HillTraditional Family Room, San Francisco
Russian Hill penthouse apartment with stunning views of San Francisco Bay mixes the best of the west with touches of the far east to create a tranquil pied-à-terre for a busy family.
Photos by Peter Medilek
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Finding the style of sectional that you like is the easy part. Quality manufacturers offer lots and lots of custom options. Stickley and Miles Talbot are just two that will allow you to select (among other things) the depth of the sectional, arm style, back style and cushion content.If you special order, you’ll have to wait eight or so weeks for your sectional to arrive. But you will be able to specify the exact look, feel and size that you want.
Movable feasts. These elongated ottomans have almost the only pattern and color in this room. Ottomans are the perfect prescription for a design deficit, as you can place them wherever the pattern is needed.
When it comes to natural upholstery, Pennsylvania designer Sherri Blum says one material stands head and shoulders above the rest. “Making the investment in leather is always my number-one recommendation,” she says. “You can’t beat leather. You can spray Windex on it, for God’s sake, and it cleans up.”