Photographed by Oriana Karen.
Textile Play
“Textiles are another important element to use in an entry,” notes Humphrey. “If there’s a window or two, I like doing inside mount roman shades whenever possible and there’s a whole world of interesting fabrics out there.”

“There’s window treatment companies that offer a selection of fabrics and can come out, measure, fabricate, and install for you, so it’s a one-stop shop,” he says. “Or go the extra mile and seek out some special designer fabric-by-the-yard and hire a drapery fabricator to make it into shades for you.