Sheer Bliss

Window Sheers

There’s nothing like a sheer for letting just enough of the world in. Sophisticated sheers require a steady sewing hand, patience and an eye for nuance. Here are some sheers we love:


This sheer panel with a deep purple edge creates an ethereal wash of light in a Zen kitchen. Design: Michael Tavano Design. Photo: Rick Lew.


These sheer drapes in a room by Drake Design Associates add softness, color and texture in a subtle, beautiful way. While the sheer Roman shades with a natty box pleat valence afford privacy in an elegant bath, also by Jamie Drake.