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Buyer’s Guide

ABOUT OUR SOURCES: We attempt to provide as much information as possible about the products and professionals involved in designing the homes we show in our pages. Items not included here are probably not available for sale; they might be antiques or part of an owner’s personal collection. When an item or product line is widely available, we may not list a specific store for it. If you have a question about our sources, please write to us at chicagohome@chicagomag.com.



The Art of the Mix

Designer: Shelley Johnstone Design, 847-909-4062; shelleydesign.com. Before: Rug, Odegard. Lorris burled-olive-veneer secretary, St. Laurent upholstered fauteuil, Turino walnut side table, Kangxi coromandel folding screen, Rhine walnut side table, and table lamp, all Lewis Mittman for Edward Ferrell/Lewis Mittman, 1870-A Merchandise Mart, 312-822-9966. Library chair, Edward sofa, Chimney Wing upholstered chair, New Port clover ottoman in Metropolitan Red leather, and Swivel Stand lamp in dark bronze, all Edward Ferrell for Edward Ferrell/Lewis Mittman. All upholstery fabrics, Schumacher. After: Etnico mahog-any chair, Balustrade crystal lamp, and glass candelabrum/hurricane sets, at Edward Ferrell/ Lewis Mittman. Mies van der Rohe Barcelona chairs and Sebastian Wrong for Flos’s Spun floor lamp, Design Within Reach, 10 E. Ohio St., 312-280-4677. Jonathan Adler’s Peter pillows and lacquer tray, Jonathan Adler, 676 N. Wabash Ave., 312-274-9920.


The Apprentices

Interior design: Sasha Adler, Nate Berkus Associates, 312-492-0660. Living room: Sofa, Crate & Barrel, 646 N. Michigan Ave., 312-787-5900, upholstered in Ivory Linen velvet, Old World Weavers, 6-102 Merchandise Mart, 312-329-9043. Art above sofa: Richard Serra, “Double Ring."Mitchell Gold settee, Jayson Home & Garden, 1885 N. Clybourn Ave., 773-248-8180, upholstered in charcoal-and-ivory striped silk, Fishman’s Fabrics, 1101 S. Desplaines St., 312-922-7250. Mattaliano’s Ramille table (with branch base), Holly Hunt Chicago, 1728 Merchandise Mart, 312-661-1900. Linen Panther rug, Stark Carpet, 6-102 Merchandise Mart, 312-329-9043. Louis XV-style bergère chair from the 19th century (one of two is shown), 1stDibs.com, upholstered in Clarence House Labyrinth in green, Lee Jofa, 6-136 Merchandise Mart, 312-644-2965. Bedroom: Mirrored 1940s-era headboard, 1stDibs.com, upholstered in yellow velvet, Old World Weavers. Louis XV writing desk, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, 1338 W. Lake St., 312-280-1212. Lisa Galimberti sheets, McGary & Co., mcgaryandco.com. Dining area: Saarinen table, Knoll, 1111 Merchandise Mart, 312-454-6920. Louis XVI-style dining chairs from the 1940s, 1stDibs.com, upholstered in Raoul Textiles Hideko Indigo, George Smith,1879A Merchandise Mart, 312-464-0242. Brass Sputnik chandelier, J. F. Chen, Los Angeles, 323-466-9700. Japanese textile, Double Vision, Venice, California, 310-314-2679.


Interior design: Lauren Buxbaum, Nate Berkus Associates. Living room: Sofa, custom-made by Leo’s Upholstery, 7106 W. Higgins Rd., 773-774-1464, upholstered in Brussels Linen 17514/Mocha, Fishman’s. Art above sofa, Gary Schneider, “Botanical Specimen #5” and “Botanical Specimen #4,"Stephen Daiter Gallery, 311 W. Superior St., 312-787-3350. Giltwood Louis Philippe mirror, Antiques on Old Plank Road, 331 E. Ogden Ave., Westmont, 630-887-1995. Mirrored end table, custom-made by Antiques on Old Plank Road. Vintage Milo Baughman chair, Pavilion Antiques, 2055 N. Damen Ave., 773-645-0924. Madeline Weinrib woven wool rug from ABC Carpet and Home, New York, 212-473-3000. Dining area: Maison Jansen gilded metal table, Adesso, Pasadena, California, 626-683-3511. Fabric on Louis XVI chairs, Prague Burlap 66503/Natural, Fishman’s. Reproduction Directoire-style bookcase, Antiques on Old Plank Road. Bedroom: Vintage Laverne chair, Modern Times Chicago, 2100 W. Grand Ave., 312-243-5706. Hotel Bedding sheets, Williams-Sonoma Home, wshome.com. Vintage campaign nightstand, Antiques on Old Plank Road.


Sharp Focus

Living room: Havana sofa, Eames molded plastic rocker, bookshelf, all Design Within Reach, design withinreach.com. Coffee table, top by Piet Hein, bottom by Arne Jacobsen, distributed by Fritz Hansen, retromodern.com. Glass bowl by Pearl Dick, pearldick.com. Curtains, Ikea, ikea.com. Entryway: Coat rack, Eames Hang-It-All, Design Within Reach. Office area: Time Life Chair by Eames, Converso Mod, 1378 E. Madison Park, 312-493-5366, conversomod.com. Kitchen/Dining: Cabinets, Ikea. Super Elliptical Table by Piet Hein and Bruno Mathsson, retromodern.com. Reproduction Edison lightbulb fixture, House of Antique Hardware, houseofantiquehardware.com. Bedroom: Reproduction Edison lightbulb fixture, House of Antique Hardware. Rug and curtains, Ikea.


Out of the Box

Architecture and interior design: Ann Clark and Peter Nicholas, Nicholas Clark Architects, 2045 W. Grand Ave., 312-243-7799; nicholasclarkarch.com. Cabinetry and built-ins: Mark McGrane, McGrane Woodworking, 312-850-9282. Decorative lighting: Source of Light, 229 N. Damen Ave., 312-421-5841. Fabrics (dining chairs, living room sofa, Nelson bench): Maharam, 1188 Merchandise Mart, 312-661-1630. Foyer: Lagos Azul limestone, Belstone and Tile, 1439 W. Hubbard St., 312-421-8500. Stair railings, David Greene, Iron & Wire Studio, 312-243-5398. Metal mesh, Carl Stahl DecorCable, 660 W. Randolph St., 312-474-1100. Stair treads, Timeless Timber, Ashland, Wis., 888-653-5647. Kitchen: Appliances, Abt Electronics, 1200 N. Milwaukee Ave., Glenview, 847-967-8830. Brescia Sarda stone backsplash, Belstone and Tile. Bar stools, Stitch, 1723 N. Damen Ave., 773-782-1570. Living room: Chair, Svenska Möbler, 516 N. Wells St., 312-595-9320. Pietra Bedonia limestone fireplace surround, Stone Source, 414 N. Orleans St., 312-335-9900. Master bathroom: Duravit tub, Grohe faucets, and Franz Viegener sinks, Crawford Supply Company, 8150 Lehigh, Morton Grove, 847-967-0550. Toilets, Consumers Supply Company, 1110 W. Lake St., 312-666-6080. Limestone tile and porcelain tile, The Fine Line, 209 W. Illinois St., 312-670-0300.


Southern Exposure

Architecture and interior design: Hanno Weber & Associates, 11 E. Adams St., 312-922-5589; hannoweber.com. Tile and stone installation: Frank Zanotti, Highwood, 847-433-3636. Great Room/Kitchen: Cabinetry design by Hanno Weber, manufactured by Cabaret Cabinetry, Hayward, Wis., 715-634-3775. Sofa, lounge chair, and ottoman designed by Hanno Weber, manufactured by Vivo Upholstery, 1528 W. Adams St., 312-226-7779. Sofa fabric, Kentshire Weave, Lee Jofa, 6-136 Merchandise Mart, 312-644-2965. Sofa cording, Houles, Merchandise Mart, 312-464-0409. Lounge chair and ottoman fabric, Honeycomb, Great Plains Textiles, Holly Hunt, Merchandise Mart. Silk cashmere throw, Arrelle Fine Linens, 445 N. Wells St., 312-321-3696. Fireplace surround, honed Solnhofen German greenstone, Midwest Marble & Granite, Manchester, Mo., 636-394-7227. Hearthstone and fireplace liner, Brazilian soapstone, Stonetrade International, East Greenwich, R.I., 401-885-6608. Area rug, hand-knotted Tibetan wool, Odegard. Cherry coffee table, designed by Hanno Weber, manufactured by -Ism Furniture, 3200 W. Carroll Ave., 773-296-9942. Cherry stools, Thos. Moser Cabinetmakers, 607 N. State St., 312-751-9684. Striped horsehair upholstery on stools, Stendahl Horsehair, Brunschwig & Fils, 6-121 Merchandise Mart, 312-329-0178. Island counter and stone floors, honed Solnhofen German greenstone, Midwest Marble & Granite. China, Denby, Bloomingdale’s Home, 600 N. Wabash Ave., 312-324-7500. Cherry rolling ladder, Putnam Rolling Ladder, New York, 212-226-5147. Carpet on stairs, Karastan, installation by Mr. David’s Carpet Service, 630-260-9400. Stove and hood, Viking. Refrigerator, Sub-Zero. Faucets, Grohe. Foot pedals, Chicago Faucets, chicagofaucets.com. Helical stair and railing, Lake Shore Stair Company, Libertyville, 847-362-3262. Piazza/Veranda: Belgian Loom Furniture, Vincent Sheppard design, Janus et Cie, www.janusetcie.com. Glass tables, Amalfi, adapted by Hanno Weber, Janus et Cie. China, Denby, Bloomingdale’s. Honed Solnhofen German greenstone, designed by Hanno Weber. Operable screened windows and doors, Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co., Wausau, Wis., 715-842-5666. Library: Desk chair and club chairs, Baker Knapp & Tubbs, 6-187 Merchandise Mart, 312-337-7145. Leather upholstery, Edelman Leather, 1873D Merchandise Mart, 312-467-4433. Tripod glass table, Saladino Furniture, New York, 212-684-3720. Pakistani Mahindra rug, Material Culture, 401 N. LaSalle St., 312-467-1490. Drapery fabrication, Baird’s Decorating Service, 312-226-3300. Overdrape fabric, Coraggio Textiles, 6170 Merchandise Mart, 312-828-9930. Sheers, Nancy Corzine Textiles, 622 Merchandise Mart, 312-645-4500. Fireplace surround, Quetzal marble, Midwest Marble & Granite. Hearthstone and fireplace liner, Brazilian soapstone, Stonetrade International. Leather accessories, Sainberg & Co., Rego Park, N.Y., 718-897-7000. Sofa upholstered by Vivo. Foyer: Onyx chandelier, Baldinger, Morr-Sharp Associates, 17 N. State St., 312-986-1515. Stone floor, honed Solnhofen German greenstone. Draperies, wool sheer fabric, Coraggio Textiles. Custom mirror, Armand Lee & Co., 840 N. Milwaukee Ave., 312-455-1200. Master bedroom: Chaise and ottoman, Scalamandré Furniture, 626 Merchandise Mart, 312-644-9245. Chaise and ottoman upholstery, Manuel Canovas, Cowtan & Tout, Merchandise Mart. Bed, Thos. Moser Cabinetmakers. Silk sheer draperies, Coraggio Textiles, made by Baird’s Decorating Service. Fireplace surround, Breccia Pernice marble, Midwest Marble & Granite. Hearthstone and fireplace liner, Brazilian soapstone, Stonetrade International. Carpet, Glen Eden, glen-eden.com. Railings, Lake Shore Stair. Master bathroom: Sinks and tub, Kohler, kohler.com. Vanity cabinets, Hanno Weber. Marble vanity tops and marble mosaic floors and walls, Crema Marfil marble. Mercury Series accessories and bath linens, Waterworks, 136 Merchandise Mart, 312-527-4668. Shirred silk stripe draperies, Scalamandré. Sheers, Coraggio Textiles.


Another Life to Live

Interior Design: Blaine Johnson, JP Interiors, 55 W. Goethe St., 312-642-4506. Integrated home entertainment/security: Teas Systems, 312-656-6368. Bedroom: Monogrammed linens, Pratesi, 67 E. Oak St., 312-943-8422. Chairs, William Switzer, 1850 Merchandise Mart, 312-832-0044. Juliska vase, Barneys Chelsea Passage, 25 E. Oak St., 312-587-1700. Dining room: Toile wallpaper, Stark Wallcovering, 6-102 Merchandise Mart, 312-329-9043. Tables and chairs, Ralph Lauren, 750 N. Michigan Ave., 312-280-1655. Chairs reupholstered in silk blend from Nancy Corzine, 622 Merchandise Mart, 312-645-4500. Leather benches, Garrett Leather, Ralph Lauren, 750 N. Michigan Ave., 312-280-1655. Chandelier, Baccarat, baccarat.com. Rug, Oscar Isberian Rugs, 1028 Chicago Ave., Evanston, 847-475 0010. Juliska pedestal bowls, Champagne flute, water goblets, Kim Seybert Champagne glasses, all from Elements, 741 N. Wells St., 312-642-6574. Juliska wine glasses and candleholder, Barneys. Living room: Green window drapes, Old World Weavers through Stark Carpet, 6-102 Merchandise Mart, 312-329-9043. Birdcage, Anthropologie, 1120 N. State. St., 312-255-1848. Pink sofa reupholstered by Old World Weavers. Art Deco mirrored coffee table, Nancy Corzine. Chandelier fixtures, Holly Hunt, 1844 Merchandise Mart, 312-644-1844. Silk brown-and-white striped chairs, William Switzer. Carpeting, Stark Carpet, 222 Merchandise Mart, 312-329-9043. Pink chairs, Mig & Tig Furniture, 540 N. Wells St., 312-644-8277, reupholstered in fabric from Clarence House, 6-136 Merchandise Mart, 312-222-0400. Hallway: Pendant lamp, Baker Knapp & Tubbs, 6-187 Merchandise Mart, 312-337-7144. Floors, Stanley Flooring, 2154 N. Damen Ave., 773-588-2522. Library: Picture frame and red leather box, Barneys. Rooftop deck: Furniture fabric, Donghia, 631 Merchandise Mart, 312-822-0766. Striped breakfast cup/saucer sets, Swing and Tango from Bernardaud, 900 N. Michigan Ave., 312-751-1700. Kim Seybert green napkin and coral napkin rings, Elements. Pink napkins, moss rocks, moss balls, Juliska pitcher, resin tray, Material Possessions, 740 N. Wabash Ave., 312-280-4885. Sweets, Sarah’s Pastries & Candies, 70 E. Oak St., 312-664-6223. Copper urn container planting, Gethsemane Garden Center, 5739 N. Clark St., 773-787-5915. Pink swirl glasses, Barneys.


Mixed Messages

The Garden Consultants, 495 Central Ave., Northfield, 847-446-8301; gardenconsultants.com. Krugel Cobbles, 3337 W. Berwyn, Lake Bluff, 847-234-7935; krugel.com. Douglas Hoerr Landscape Architecture, 850 W. Jackson Blvd., 312-4912-6501; douglashoerr.com.




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