Gift books for your design-savvy friends: left to right, “Remodelista: A Manual for the Considered Home”; “Mario Buatta: Fifty Years of American Interior Decoraton”; “Love Where you Live: At home in the Country”; and “Thomas Pheasant: Simply Serene.”
Interior design books to adorn your coffee table: left to right, “Beyond Chic: Great Fashion Designers at Home,” Fifth Avenue Style,” “Deseign Brookly” Renovation, Restoration, Innovation, Industry”; and “In With the Old: Classic Décor from A to Z.”
Posted: Saturday, December 14, 2013 4:30 am
Throughout the fall, the stack of design books on my desk just kept getting taller and taller. It now measures more than 3 feet. My job was to select eight books that were either worth buying for the home library or wrapping up as presents for design-savvy friends. It was a heavy task and here are my recommendations:
“Beyond Chic: Great Fashion Designers at Home” by Ivan Terestchenko ($85, Vendome Press)
Or, use your
Home and garden
Saturday, December 14, 2013 4:30 am.