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Guest Picks: Ring in the New Year with a Few Good (Decor) Books
With the holiday hustle behind us, we can put our feet up and relax a little — finally. Spend a little "me" time with these great decor books. Who knows, you might get some good ideas and have a completely different house when the next holiday rolls around.
— Donna from A Perfect Gray
— Donna from A Perfect Gray
Domino: The Book of Decorating - $25.60
This is the awesomeness that was Domino Magazine in a book. What could be better?
Mary McDonald: Interiors - $55
This one has awesome interiors by that over-the-top "Million Dollar Decorator."
Creative Walls: How to Display and Enjoy Your Treasured Collections - $29.95
Art walls are just the thing right now. Check out this book for lots of great ideas for displaying and hanging anything.
Downtown Chic - $45
This book is full of edgy and fun interiors from that Novogratz team that knows no limits.
Lifting the Curtain on Design - $50
Peek into the world of Wolf and learn his design principles in this book.
Design*Sponge At Home Exclusive Edition - $35
This book is packed with DIY how-to guides and home tours.
Bunny Williams' Scrapbook for Living - $60
In this book, the well-loved designer Bunny Williams explains how to add personal touches and flair to your home.
Defining Luxury - $65
This is a fantastic inspirational book full of beautiful rooms.
Thom Filicia Style - $28
Thom Filicia is full of personality and style — you can feel both on these pages.
Undecorate by Christiane Lemieux - $40
This one teaches you to look at objects and art in a new way so that you can "undecorate."
Charlotte Moss Decorates: The Art of Creating Elegant and Inspired Rooms - $31.50
This book is full of classically beautiful interiors.
My Prescription for Anti-Depressive Living by Jonathan Adler - $34.99
Jonathan Adler's My Prescription for Anti-Depressive Living says it all in the title. Adler-ize your space, and make it fun, fun, fun!
The Perfectly Imperfect Home: How to Decorate and Live Well - $17.64
The founding editor-in-chief of Domino magazine, Deborah Needleman, helps us achieve stylish, relaxed comfort.
Mark Hampton: An American Decorator - $60
This one is a comprehensive look at the work of one of America's most beloved designers, Mark Hampton.
Creating a Home - $40
These rich and layered English-style interiors are a treat for the eyes.
The New Traditional by Darryl Carter - $45
This one shows restrained yet classic interiors, both elegant and mixed. Carter does it so well.
Metropolitan Home Design 100: the Last Word on Modern Interiors - $16.45
This book has all the wonderful modern interiors you could wish for.
Lars Bolander's Scandinavian Design - $40
When you're craving natural materials, a restrained hand and rooms filled with light, this book is the one for you.
Details by Lili Diallo - $40
Get expert tips from an interior stylist on using your own items to re-create your space.