Explore designer’s work in ‘Stephen Sills: Decoration’

  • Friday, November 15, 2013 2:36pm
  • Life

Interior designer Stephen Sills is known for an elegant style that blends past and present.

The way he has applied that style to homes across the country is highlighted in a new coffee table book, “Stephen Sills: Decoration.”

The book showcases 16 homes that Sills has designed, including his own. They range from fairly spare to opulent and from modern to traditional, but they share his emphasis on comfort, his love of classical elements, his restrained use of color and his preference for sophisticated finishes.

Photos by Francois Halard take readers inside the Manhattan apartments, country homes, ski retreats and grand mansions that bear Sills’ decorative stamp.

“Stephen Sills: Decoration” sells for $65 in hardcover.

Mary Beth Breckenridge, Akron Beacon Journal

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