-Gil Shafer - The Great American House
Gil Shafer is a fabulous architect and this book is a definite for any home library. I used one of his creations in a post earlier this week and figured I would use his words today to describe not only how he collaborates with decorators but how, when working together to build a home, the client will end up with the best outcome.
The room above is decorated with wonderful layers. A lot of thought went into every detail when designing this bedroom. I love the formality that the custom window treatments and the red brings into the room while the bamboo bed and wallpaper allow a casualness to shine through.