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The Belden Home

Home Highlights

  • Active family
  • Historic home
  • Featuring a modern addition

A Marriage of Old and New

The team at JamesThomas approached this historic home with an eye for balance. It was the recent recipient of a modern addition which required design with a tempered hand; a collaboration between old and new.

A Marriage of Old and New

The team at James Thomas approached this historic home with an eye for balance. It was the recent recipient of a modern addition which required design with a tempered hand; a collaboration between old and new.

Home Highlights

  • Active family
  • Historic home
  • Featuring a modern addition

THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT

This room’s interiors were inspired by the stunning Damien Hirst painting that presides over the mantel.

  • Dining room chairs upholstered in a fabric featuring a mosaic of butterflies.
  • Velvet on the seat of the chairs is high-performance, protecting against stains.
  • Walls are sheathed in a shimmering silk.

THE DAYS OF WINE AND VINYL

This cozy library is the perfect place for a casual hang out spent listening to music by a toasty fire – preferably with a glass of wine in hand.

  • Walls are painted a deep cobalt blue, at once energizing and cozy.
  • Base cabinets house wine refrigerators.
  • Paneling was installed to complement the fireplace.
  • Bespoke sconces by Urban Electric.
  • Custom sisal rug add a casual sense of ease.

MID-CENTURY MEETS 19th CENTURY

This historic space, anchored by its original molding and fireplace, welcomes visitors with a vibe that is traditional, fresh, and fun.

  • Pale grey walls set the tone for more modern spaces in other areas of the home.
  • Featuring Mid-Century furniture and contemporary elements.
  • Client took a risk with color, and it paid off with this big, bold, statement rug.
  • Vintage to over-scaled.

THE FAMILY ROOM

This bold family space treats the eye to a little bounce and is the perfect spot for hanging out, eating a meal, or doing homework.

  • Banquettes provide cozy, comfortable, and flexible seating.
  • Base of banquette seating is contract-quality vinyl; virtually indestructible.
  • Classic Knoll chairs are upholstered in lime green vinyl with a durable Lee Jofa Groundworks fabric shell.
  • Table is Hive Modern; able to expand to accommodate guests.

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LOCATION

2401 W Ohio St
Chicago, IL 60612

312.738.7300
info@jamesthomaschicago.com

LOCATION

2401 W Ohio St
Chicago, IL 60612

312.738.7300
info@jamesthomaschicago.com