Sara Story Restores a Historic Victorian Home for Her Family. Under the attentive care of designer Sara Story, a romantic but moldering Victorian pile perched high above the Hudson is magically transformed into a modern home for her family
The walls, the ceiling, the molding—paint it all one shade for a cohesive backdrop that lets your furnishings shine. The cloakroom of a Long Island home designed by Steven Gambrel is finished in a dramatic red Hollandlac paint.
An antique Bessarabian rug from Beauvais Carpets inspired the color scheme of a Paris living room renovated by interior designer Jean-Louis Deniot, which features a Italian chandelier and and European portraits.
At designer Bruce Shostak and Craig Fitt’s house in Claverack, New York, the living room’s Massachusetts Federal sofa sits beneath a wallpaper panel from Carolle Thibaut-Pomerantz Vintage Wallpapers; the sisal is by Beauvais Carpets.