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Robert Vetica's home: A twist on traditional style

A custom bookshelf and desk transformed what had been a bedroom into an office for Vetica's husband, Giorgio Vetica, a feng shui practitioner. One of Yves Saint Laurent's bookshelves in Paris inspired Giorgio to create tranquillity in his office through the careful display of books, pictures, candles and accessories. "Clutter creates confusion in the mind," he says. "We need beauty to inspire us." Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times