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Help with style
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Hello, I am looking for a bit of style guidance. We just bought a 1,400 sq ft Dutch Colonial built circa 1900. I am curious what was the likely decor of the house when it was originally constructed.…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Elizabeth Howse Nov 9, 2018.

 

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Elizabeth Howse replied to Elizabeth Howse's discussion Help with style
"Thanks so much for the catalog resource. I can say that I think my kitchen would greatly benefit from the Handy Kitchen table on page 1030. This also explains a bit why the dining room table that was gifted to us has holes to be on casters. That…"
Nov 9, 2018
Jim Schultz replied to Elizabeth Howse's discussion Help with style
"Hi Elizabeth, I recently had the same question, so I started to dig around on the internet for images. Best logic I could think of was to find a catalog from that time period and just read it from cover to cover. I own a 1925 bungalow, so I started…"
Nov 8, 2018
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Help with style

Hello, I am looking for a bit of style guidance. We just bought a 1,400 sq ft Dutch Colonial built circa 1900. I am curious what was the likely decor of the house when it was originally constructed. I understand it is Colonial Revival, but it is hardly large enough to pull off a colonial interior. Would a more Arts and Crafts style be out of character for a New England home? And does anyone have any thoughts as to what would have been it's original aesthetic? Thanks!See More
Nov 6, 2018

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