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December 2014 - Houston

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DECEMBER | PAGE 58 | 2014 Clockwise from top left: The master bath has a custom stone tub; gilt mirror and crystal chandelier, all from Round Top. In the sitting area in the master bedroom, a French chair from Kirby Antiques, one of a pair, covered in Ralph Lauren Grantham velvet damask. Custom Hokanson carpet. Vintage iron doors from Paris. Sculpture is "Transfigurations 2008" by Hana Hillerova Harper, a member of the Cullen family whose work appears in Terminal E at Bush International Airport. In Lauren's powder room, Lucite butterfly box was found at a museum exhibition. Christian Lacroix Butterfly Parade wallpaper. Jonathan Adler mirror. In the master bedroom, the vintage bed was found at Round Top. Schweitzer linens. Mirrored night stands by Nancy Corzine. Vintage chandelier from House of Glass. Rug custom-made by Hokanson. In the kitchen, taxidermy game pheasants hang with Gien Rambouillet dinnerware hand-painted in France. store in Chicago. Danielle fell in love with its black-felt walls and ceiling, brass details and velvet upholstery and recreated parts of the look. Meredith loves it for another reason: It's where his hunting trophies are mounted, most of them bagged on trips with his father. "I shot a caribou with my dad in Alaska," he recalls. "We were snowed in for a week or so, stuck in a tent, and we were laughing, playing cards, telling stories. Before he passed, we even talked about those trips." His favorite mount is one most hunters wouldn't think twice about: "It's a three-point buck. It was my first year hunting with my dad. I was 7 years old, and I was so proud of it. Some of the trophies might not be big, but the memories are big." .

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