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Evening star. [volume] (Washington, D.C.) 1854-1972, August 19, 1944, Image 5

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Woodward & Lothrop
10™ 11™ F and G Streets Zone 13 Phone district 5300
the Best Tradition
assembled in an exceptional collection ... for
you- at Woodward & Lothrop ... in August,
traditional month for choosing home-making
furnishings with indoor days in view
In the same charm-plus-commonsense tradition that suited
Colonial furniture to the early American scene, Georgian furni
ture to more leisurely living and Victorian tat a lush and tranquil
era . . . modern furniture adapts itself to your way of life. In
smaller rooms, its clean, uncluttered lines add a sense of spa
ciousness. Its design is as functional as your clothes must be
... its accent, too, is on color and quality. So we believe in
modern, as an expression-of your viewpoint, and underscore our
belief with a growing collection ... for your choice.
* Modern at Ease in Your Living Room
The sofa's invitation to relax is heightened by the soft rose
of its rough-textured cotton cover _$150
Above it, a black glass mirror reflects tfje modern note.
Rose and gold-colored composition frame_$90
Clear glass and wheat maple for the end tables. Each $27.50
Plaster white and gilt twine upward, in stately composition
lamps, shaded by lush green rayon velvet. Each_$55
Room for innumerable magazines and ash trays on this
coffee table with its top of fine crotch mahogany
veneers on hardwood. Pickled mahogany color, gently
rose-tinted_$44
At either side, a deep chair, playing rose-and-green cotton
tapestry against solid green. Rayon fringed. Each, $129.50
W&L—Living Room Furniture, Sixth Floor.
Modern Lamps Are Lighter
"Way back when," you might have read by the dubious
light of a lamp with dark base and "rich-colored" shade.
Now your lamps are light, even by day . . . chosen from
our blonde and beautiful collection of chestnut or ingrained
oak, $10 to $30. The ingrained oak lamp illustrated
is shaded with rose cotton fabric over white $yy.50
• parchment paper_
W&L—Lamps, Seventh Floor.
The Studio Helps You Choose
Plan your modern setting confidently . . . our Studio of
Interior Decorating is wondrous wise about saving you
"mistake money." Trained decorators help you to co
ordinate furniture and fabrics . . . suggest appropriate
window treatments . . . discover with you the all-important
accessories, pictures, mirrors, screens, even unto ceramic
treasures that "spark" your rooms with just-right color.
So come, first of all, to the studio, for its friendly counsel.
W&L—Studio of Interior Decorating, Sixth Floor.
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Start with Modern Carpeting
You might, for instance, select for your floors the new look
of Sculptex carpeting, self-patterned and of durable wool.
Rose quartz or dusty rose unobtrusively emphasizes the
room's inviting friendliness. 9, 12 and 15 foot
widths; square yard_
W&L— Rugs, Sixth Floor.
For Your Bedrooms—Sunny Modern
Its functional beauty continues beyond the design in this
refreshingly simple set... champagne oak veneer on hard
wood. Dresser and mirror, chest, double bed and night
stand at
Or, you may prefer it with twin beds instead_$193.50
Matching vanity with an extra-spacious mirror that "en
larges" the entire room, $59.50. Comfortable vanity
bench, $13.50. Chairs, each, $13.50.
WML—Bedroom Furniture, Fifth Floor.

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