Best of Both Worlds – Flooring

The designer added new hardwood flooring and sheathed the fireplace in ebony-stained walnut to match the cabinets in the kitchen on the other side of the wall.

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Old is New Again-Kitchen

KITCHEN | Hand-painted tiles line the walls and play off the teak woodwork in the kitchen. Butler loves mixing items, new and antique as well as fine art with more […]

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Old is New Again-Foyer

Interior designer and homeowner Tracey Butler relocated a staircase to create a dramatic foyer with a gallery feel for her art. The 18½-by-5-foot oil drawing on parchment, bought at auction, […]

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Old is New Again-Powder Room

POWDER ROOM | Butler converted a first-floor closet into a powder room. The bronze sink is flanked by a pair of midcentury candlesticks that were electrified. The wiring is hidden in […]

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Old is New Again-Dining Room

DINING ROOM | A black and white oil painting makes a statement in the dining room against a cream palette that includes asymmetrically hung macramé light fixtures. The midcentury table and chairs are […]

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Old is New Again-Family Room

Although this is called the family room, Butler says all rooms of the home are considered family rooms. Comfort is key. Here, the eye goes to the vibrant green chairs […]

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Old is New Again-Lounge

LOUNGE | Butler designed a kind of lounge where people could hang out while she’s in the kitchen. The wood sculpture of a female torso at right, carved from an […]

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