Buyer’s Guide

A brief listing of products and professionals involved in the designing of the homes we show in our pages.


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.

 

Past Perfected

Architect: Robert Nevel, 312-664-3424; rnevelarch@aol.com. Landscape design: Intrinsic Landscaping, Glenview, 847-391-9266; intrinsiclandscaping.com. Living room: Window bench carpentry, Ken Biringer, 773-865-2627; newearthcellars.com. Master bedroom: Chairs, Crate & Barrel, crateandbarrel.com. Paint on brick surrounding fireplace, Benjamin Moore’s Texas Leather.

 

 

 

Out of Sight

Architect: Claudia Skylar, Mastro & Skylar Architects, 773-489-4883. Woodwork: Steve Wettengel, Wettengel Woodworking, 1417 Paramount Pkwy., Batavia, 630-879-0701. Living area: Amari cabinet pulls, Clark and Barlow Hardware, 353 W. Grand Ave., 312-726-3010. Mario Bellini Cab Chairs from Cassina, Manifesto, 755 N. Wells St., 312-664-0733. Kitchen: Faucets, Dornbracht, K & B Galleries, 1880 Merchandise Mart, 312-645-1833. Sink, Franke, Community Home Supply, 3924 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-281-7010. Switches and outlets: Vareo by Lutron, lutron.com.

 

Cool Country

Architect: Bamesberger Architecture, 3223 Heavilin Rd., Valparaiso, Ind., 219-462-3499. Landscape design: Nature’s Way Landscaping, 1113 John Beers Rd., Stevensville, Mich., 269-429-1694. Contractor: Schroeder Construction, 864 Kinsey St., Valparaiso, Ind., 219-462-6226. Kitchen: Cabinetry, Aspen Kitchen & Bath Company, 2133 W. Division St., 773-227-5900. Living/dining room: Table, chairs, light fixture, couch, ottoman, Luminaire, 301 W. Superior St., 312-664-9582. Sideboard, Schroeder Construction. Side table, retromodern.com. Small table, Orange Skin, 223 W. Erie St., 312-335-1033. Rug, Home Carpet One, 3071 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-935-9314. Bedroom: Bed, Luminaire. Lighting, Artemide, 223 W. Erie St., 312-475-0100. Side table, Schroeder Construction. Rug, Ligne Roset, 440 N. Wells St., 312-222-9300. Office: Lamp, Source of Light, 229 N. Damen Ave., 312-421-5841. Couch, ottoman, Ligne Roset. Built-in desk, Schroeder Construction. Chairs (one shown), tables, Luminaire. Rug, Room & Board, 55 E. Ohio St., 312-222-0970.

 

South Side Story

Architect: Foster Dale Architects, 3717 N. Ravenswood Ave., 773-327-1000; fosterdalearchitects.com. Living room: Chairs, Cambium, 119 W. Hubbard St., 312-832-9920. Coffee table, Crate & Barrel, 646 N. Michigan Ave., and other locations, 312-787-5900. Kitchen: Backsplash tile, Ann Sacks Tile and Stone, 100-B Merchandise Mart, 312-923-0919. Individual design tiles, The Tile Gallery, 225 W. Illinois St., 312-467-9590. Bar stools, Cambium. Dining room: Ash table, Cambium. Master bathroom: Stainless steel tub, Diamond Spa, Broomfield, Colo., 800-951-7727; diamondspas.com. Sink, Concrete Age Artworks, 1932 S. Halsted St., 312-226-3542. Artwork and mirror framing: Chicago Center for the Print, 1509 W. Fullerton Ave., 773-477-1585.

 

From Here to Infinity

Architect: Robert J. Neylan Architects, 2622 N. Burling St., 773-477-2901; rjnarch.com. Pool builder: Bontrager Pools, South Bend, Ind., 800-875-6550. Contractor: Michigan City Associates, 718 E. Freyer Rd., Michigan City, Ind., 219-872-9023. Carpentry: James Harvey Construction, Three Oaks, Mich., 269-612-1113. Kitchen: Cabinetry, Ayr Cabinet, Nappanee, Ind., 574-773-7973. Table, Mark Cwik Studio Furniture, 2041 W. Carroll Ave., 773-750-7725; markcwikstudio.com. Chairs, Crate & Barrel. Cenedese Murano glasses, Elements, 741 N. Wells St., 312-642-6574. Rosewood bowl, Material Possessions, 704 N. Wabash Ave., 312-280-4885. Dining room: Large wood bowl, Barneys New York Chelsea Passage, 25 E. Oak St., 312-587-1700. Glazed ostrich eggs, Material Possessions. Living room: Couch, Luminaire, 301 W. Superior St., 312-664-9582. Chair, Crate & Barrel. Coffee table, Mark Cwik. Billiard table, SuitePlay!, 1600 E. Algonquin Rd., Algonquin, 847-854-2788. White woven leather basket, white leather box, pillows on sofa, Chelsea Passage. Inga A Glass Object vase, Opachi F round vase, Bottle Maxi, fumed oak piece with twigs, Ernst Gamperl lime-washed wood vessels, Luminaire. Dransfield & Ross needlepoint stool with horse-hoof legs and Airedelsur goatskin tray on top as side table, Elements. Bathroom: Cabinetry, Ayr. Asado wood tray, vine tissue holder, rosewood bowl, Kiwi square resin cylinder vase, resin candleholder, Material Possessions. Bamboo cup and Anichini towels, Elements. Poolside: Round leather bowl with metal edge, book, crackle-finish Juliska pitcher, Jonathan Adler vase with Gerber daisies, Chelsea Passage. Anichini cocktail napkins and Kim Seybert crackle glasses, Elements.

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