This section is from the book "Your Home And Its Decoration", by The Sherwin-Williams Company. See also: Nell Hill's Feather Your Nest: It's All in the Details.
Silk Scarf - One and one-half yards of twenty-two inch Crepe de Chene, finished at ends with one and three-fourths inch hemstitched hem.
Stencil No. 19y, 3 3/8-inch deep, is placed two and one-half inches above hemstitch and run within two and one-half inches of selvage. The colors are introduced as follows: A Gray Green for the leaves, produced with S-W Stencil Colors, Olive Lake, 1 part; Permanent Crimson Lake, 1/5 part; Indian Yellow, 1/5 part; and Stencil Medium, 1/10 part. A delicate tint of Blue Gray for petals is secured with a mixture of Prussian Blue, 1/15 part; Permanent Crimson Lake, 1/10 part; and Stencil Medium, 1/10 part. A Golden Yellow for centers using Indian Yellow, 1 part, and Stencil Medium, 1/10 part.
Muslin Curtains and Valance - Stencil No. 33, 3 x 12, placed two inches from two and one-half inch flat hem in a soft Blue, obtained by mixing 1 part of Stencil Color Cobalt with 1/20 part Permanent Crimson Lake and 1/10 part Stencil Medium.
Craftsman Pillow Cover - Rich Blue Monks' Cloth, decorated in a lighter Blue. Three-fourths yards of fifty-inch Monks' Cloth at 50c. or $1.25 per yard. Stencil No. 35, 6 1/2 x 7.
S-W Stencil Colors, Cobalt, 1/4 part; Permanent Crimson Lake, 1/10 part; Stencil White, 1 part; and Stencil Medium, 1/10 part.
Pillow Cover made twenty-five inches square finished with a flat two and one-half inch hemstitched in light blue floss. Stencil No. 35, arranged at corners and connected with center band as shown.
Cream Scrim Curtain - Finished with two-inch hemstitched hem and two-inch heading. Two and one-fourth yards of forty-inch scrim at 35c. is required for each curtain.
Stencil No. 48, 2 1/2-inch wide, applied in soft Yellow for berries and Green Brown for stems.
S-W Stencil Colors, Berries, Chrome Yellow, I part; Burnt Sienna, 1/5 part, used for shading; and Stencil Medium, 1/10 part. Stems, Olive Lake, 1 part; Burnt Sienna, I part; and Stencil Medium, 1/10 part.
Ceiling - S-W Flat-tone Ivory 833. Specification No. 33.
Wall below Plate Shelf - S-W Flat-tone Bright Sage 847.
Specification No. 33. Frieze - S-W Flat-tone Lichen Gray 837. Specification No. 33. Stencil No. 21, Leaves - S-W Glaze Colors, Olive Lake, 1 part;
Raw Sienna, 1/2 part; and Stencil White, 1/2 part. Flowers, Permanent Crimson Lake, 1/5 part; Cobalt, 1/10 part; and Raw Sienna, 1/8 part. Woodwork - Poplar - S-W Enamelastic White. Specification No.
18. Floor - Oak - S-W Mar-not. Specification No. 21. Curtains - White Madras, made sill length. Over-curtains - Printed Cretonne, white ground with Wisteria pattern in Lavender and Green. Rugs - Donegal rug in Green, Gray, Lavender, Orange, and Blue in center, and smaller rugs in Green placed at doorway. Furniture - Mahogany chairs, upholstered in Green-striped Haircloth.