Tom Scheerer began his decorating career in the mid-1980s and launched his own firm in 1995. His first book, Tom Scheerer Decorates, has been reprinted multiple times, and his work is regularly featured in Architectural Digest, Town + Country, House Beautiful, and Elle Decor. He lives in New York. Francesco Lagnese is an internationally acclaimed interiors and travel photographer whose work appears regularly in Condé Nast Traveler, Vanity Fair, HouseBeautiful, Town + Country, and Architectural Digest. He resides in New York.