Jeffrey Bilhuber's Design Basics is full of expert solutions for designing the home of your dreams and features a foreword by Anna Wintour. With more than 100 color photographs, this book is perfect for the first-time decorator. In the book (written with Annette Tapert), interior designer Jeffrey Bilhuber shares both the philosophies and methods of professional design. Jeffrey Bilhuber's Design Basics demystifies the art of decorating, emphasizing subjects such as furniture, fabrics and textures, materials, specifics, and more. It is a must for anyone who wants to learn more about color, scale, space, and living in the context of interior design.
Jeffrey Bilhuber is one of the most esteemed and well-known names in the field of interior design. His aim with this book was to empower through the demonstration that superior design is possible for everyone.
Jeffrey Bilhuber founded his eponymous firm in 1984. Many of his clients are themselves legendary trendsetters: Anna Wintour, Iman and David Bowie, Elsa Peretti, and Mariska Hargitay, among others. His work has been published in more than fifty design books as well as every major national and international shelter magazine. Annette Tapert is an author, journalist, and lecturer. The co-author of The Power of Style; Slim: Memories of a Rich and Imperfect Life; and Swifty: My Life and Times, she lectures across the country on fashion, style, and culture. Her articles have appeared in the likes of Harper's Bazaar, the Wall Street Journal, and many more. She lives in New York City.