At the 1861/1885 Governor Curry House in Portland, Oregon, owner and restoration consultant Karla Pearlstein spent 20 years making the house period perfect. Along the way, she’s made friends with people who have similar obsessions, including Cindy Allen, whose business Allen’s Antique Lighting, in Harvard, Massachusetts, provided most of the chandeliers in the house.
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