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Chintz and leopard prints abound, along with shades of pink, green, and trench-coat tan.
The apartment seems to have countless patterns throughout, but really, there are only three: ikat, chintz and suzani.
Like a float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, an enormous chandelier constructed of lights and crystals hung above people drinking tea in the historic lobby, their heavy winter coats thrown over its chintz couches.
And has the design duo known for floral upholstery really grown sick of all things chintz?
After all, what is too much chintz to one person is comfortable and cozy to another.
All rooms, decorated with period fabrics like tapestries, lace, chintz, and damask, also come with wood-floor foyers stenciled by local craftsmen, bathrooms with Botticino marble, and free Wi-Fi.
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