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A Bachelor Pad Like You've Never Seen

"I wanted the interior look like it belonged to a refined, but modern, gentleman," says Dhong. In a sitting room, the designer mounted panels of neoclassic grisaille (a monochromatic image executed in shades of gray) wallpaper on a board and hung it as art. It's the perfect foil for the classic midcentury masterpiece: the Eames La Chaise. "The chair is sensuous; it almost looks like a woman lying there," says Dhong. "It's a polyglot of styles, but it is meant to seem as if everything was acquired over time."

A Bachelor Pad Like You've Never Seen


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“He is like a straight, British Anderson Cooper who drives an Aston Martin,” says interior designer Benjamin Dhong describing his San Francisco, CA, Marina-dwelling client. Dhong was hired to bring a blend of modernity and elegance to the man's new three-story townhouse. The designer describes the assignment as "a master class in problem-solving." Dhong met the challenge with a unique blend of styles and materials, and the result is an interior that makes the grade.