cocktail table

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In the living room of Beth and Murat Bugdaycay of Foundrae’s TriBeCa apartment, the sofa, cocktail table, and side table are by BDDW, the chair is vintage, and the ottoman is by Poltrona Frau. Leslie Camhi, ELLE Decor, "Tour the Sanctuary-Like Tribeca Duplex of Designer Beth Bugdaycay," 22 Aug. 2018 The living room’s cocktail table and banquette are custom, and the striped pillows are in a Les Toiles du Soleil fabric. Zander Abranowicz, ELLE Decor, "A Modern Take on Greek Island Living in Serifos," 2 July 2018 River Stone cocktail table from Phillips Collection. Sarah Yang, House Beautiful, "Top Pin of the Day: A Bold Family Room," 18 Mar. 2014 Next came confident colors and flourishes: a foyer in creamy lacquer, a wall of ocean-blue grass cloth, a swiveling, disco-era brass cocktail table. Vanessa Gregory, ELLE Decor, "A Recently Renovated Mid-Century Home in Knoxville, Tennessee," 7 Feb. 2019 The bronze-and-basalt cocktail tables are custom, the steel wall lamp is by Wo & Wé, and the burl-root sculpture on the mantel is from Full Circle Modern. Bob Morris, ELLE Decor, "A Minimalist West Village Townhouse Is Given a Sensuous and Cerebral New Life," 23 Nov. 2018 In the living room, the sofas, in a Rogers & Goffigon fabric, and armchair, in a Donghia cotton-linen, are all by George Smith; the custom cocktail table is by Commune Design. Ingrid Abramovitch, ELLE Decor, "Commune Design Brings Western Charm to a Spanish Colonial Revival House in Beverly Hills," 2 May 2018 The marble chair is by Marc Newson, the vintage cocktail table is by William Haines, and the antique mirror is Venetian. Ingrid Abramovitch, ELLE Decor, "Tour an Iconic Beverly Hills Home that Mixes Antique Accents with a Contemporary Cool," 24 Oct. 2018 An antique Satsuma vase (far left), an antique gold fish vessel, and a wooden pillar purchased at Manhattan’s 26th Street flea market decorate the cocktail table in the living room. Vanessa Lawrence And ·, ELLE Decor, "How a Japanese House in Upstate New York Found Its Zen," 19 Apr. 2018

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