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May 31, 2013
Investor and developer Holden Shannon played with economies of scale to create nine row houses in Houston, Texas. Interior designer Barbara Hill was brought in to complement the airy, flowing interior spaces. We tracked down the key pieces (or their close approximations) so you can create it on your own.
Master bedroom with Nook bed and Elva Stewart painting

Barbara Hill designed around the large window overlooking the garden by keeping the rest of the room high-design, but with plenty of clean lines. 

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Originally appeared in Row on 25th: Affordable Housing Development in Houston
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Nook bed from Blu Dot
 
Short for nookie, this super cozy bed manages to be soft without losing its graphic edge. Shannon opted for the smoke color way, but we have an affinity for the guacamole version as well. $1,299
 
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Saarinen 20R 20H side table

Saarinen 20r 20h End Table

Used as a nightstand, this Saarinen classic is as sophisticated as they come. $599

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Tom Dixon base light
 
The Base Table Light is cast in rough iron and the brass shade is worked into a satin finish to create a soft, evenly dispersed light. $540
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Linen bedding from Coyuchi
 
Linen bedding wears well through multiple washings and daily use; Coyuchi sources its bedding from organic European flax. $398
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Blu Dot bolster pillow
 
Sturdy his and hers bolster pillows brighten up the room in a deep aqua hue. $49
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Guggenheim painting

While we couldn’t hunt down a painting by Elva Stewart like the one Holden Shannon has, check out our introduction to art collecting for a special find to put in your bedroom. 

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Master bedroom with Nook bed and Elva Stewart painting

Barbara Hill designed around the large window overlooking the garden by keeping the rest of the room high-design, but with plenty of clean lines. 

Read the complete story, Such Great Heights, published in our February 2013 issue. 

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