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Love and Live: Farmhouse Style

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Love and Live: Farmhouse Style

"Crimson Red Dining Nook" Vibrant updates for this design project! A farmhouse style home in the Northwest built in 1910 will dazzle with rich touches of red. The brilliant reds woven throughout the wool rug from Mafi International rugs are highlighted by a silk trellis pattern which ties in beautifully with the existing original wainscoting. Due to the exposed high ceilings, a bistro table from Nichols & Stone was needed to maintain scale and balance. The red dresser, designed by Nichols & Stone, serves as a continental buffet for guests, and much needed storage for the heirloom silverware collection.

This inspiration for this design is derived from childhood memories. My grandparent’s interior style has always been based on good solid oak wood, shades of red, Impressionist riffs of still life fruit centered on the wall in the dining room. And the fabrics were checker board, classic bandana motifs, toile, and chintz covered pendant lights. Red and black fabric with a touch of green. Worn well, riding boots stood tall, and crops dangled on hooks. Caste iron and copper ruled the kitchen. Horses and hay, outside was farm central, resplendent with apple orchards a plenty and a Badminton court. My Grandparents, Bee and Bo, were (and still are) so hip and stylish. Their design palate was based off of the Equestrian sensibilities, traversing the globe and constant quest for knowledge.  Love and live – Farmhouse Style!




Regal Paris France 37043 Red


These transitional rug patterns are made with a combination of premium wool and bamboo silk in a Lori-Loom weave. The patterns are a fusion of modern & traditional, capturing timelessness through color and classical architectural inspirations.


NS-2504  Virginia Bow Front Chest


Inspired by 18th Century Early American designs, this versatile piece can be used in nearly any room. Gently bowed front. Serpentine aprons between splayed and tapered legs. Four graduated drawers with antiqued brass pulls.

H32 W34 D19

NS-1545-C Dover Pedestal Bistro Table - Counter Height. Shown in optional two-tone finish.


Tapered square pedestal. Solid top.

H36 Dia 42


NS-502-B-U Cross Street Bar Stool - Upholstered


Distinctive modern styling with X-back design.

Available with choice of Wood (W) or Upholstered (U) seat. Leather (L) available at an additional charge.

 H45¾ W18½ D20



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