817 Contemporary Books
Whether you’re looking for a recipe, a definition or a mid-afternoon escape into a fictional world, books are a great thing to have in your home. Your personal library can also double as a design element. More
No longer will your books languish on the shelf — these stunning bookends just beg to be touched, and your books will reap all the benefits. Invite introspection with these stunning bookends, crafted out of sustainable wood.
Perhaps your mother has a passion for photography? In At Work, Annie Leibovitz shares the more technical side of some of her most famous images, as well as little backstories.
Annie Leibovitz at Work
Style your coffee table stack by genre, color or topic, and then run from there. I personally would love a stack that is Parisian inspired, including this luxe Paris in the 1920s volume.
I received this gorgeous book as a gift from a dear friend and could not stop turning the pages. It is filled with such beautiful natural inspiration for your home. A must-have for your coffee table.
A couple of years ago, acclaimed decorator Celerie Kemble wrote a book based on the philosophy that decorating with a palette of black and white is not limiting — it's actually liberating.
Inspired by 18th-century English design, IV Georges Brass faucets and accessories add grace and sophistication to the bathroom. This classic valve trim features ornate detailing and an ergonomic lever handle for easy water control. Pair this trim with a M
Kishani Perera is probably best known for designing model/actress Molly Simms' LA home, but if you love interior design and aren't already familiar with her work, Vintage Remix is a must read. With an eclectic-luxe aesthetic and high and low resources, Kishani's work is part style guide, part eye...
Monochrome features work from more than 20 designers known the world over and pays homage to this conscious color choice in design. It would also serve as a nice anchor in any stack of coffee table books.
This outstanding compilation of one of the New York Times' most-beloved columns will provide plenty of inspiration for future weekend jaunts.
Juxtaposing two of the world's biggest cities, Paris versus New York is an entertaining illustration of what makes these two megalopolises so unique.
Combining a sleek profile with enhanced utility, Loure introduces a classically modern look to your bath decor. This valve trim includes a lever handle for easy operation. Pair this trim with a MasterShower(R) volume control valve for precise water flow.
The first in-depth portrait of one of the world's best-known luxury brands, this elegant volume traces the remarkable history of the House of Vuitton, which has been making practical but stylish luggage, handbags, and accessories for more than 150 years. Written with full access to the company's...
This solid brass bell, like it's predecessor, is designed with a rich clear tone, comes with an antique bronze finish and features a chunky knotted lanyard designed for years of service.
Over six feet in length, this impressive propeller is a replica from a typical World War 1 fighting plane. Sure to please any would be pilot or adventurer (real or imagined).
An interesting and visually appealing coffee table book is something that will never look outdated — in fact, the older the better.
Elephant in the RoomNo one will be able to ignore this elephant in the room! Bring some safari style to your bookcase with these classic Elephant Bookends from Selamat Designs. These bookends feature two elephants sitting up on two legs with trunks outstretched upwards and resting on top of their...
Modeled after the popular Steward waterless urinals, this Steward Hybrid urinal combines a sleek design aesthetic with a rinsing flush that prevents drainline issues and reduces maintenance. At 0.125 gpf, this high-efficiency urinal offers 80% water savin
Purist faucets and accessories combine simple, architectural forms with sensual design lines and careful detailing. Capturing the style of minimalist design, this valve trim features an ergonomic cross handle for easy control. Pair this trim with a Master
Extend the classic details of Memoirs throughout your bathroom with this valve trim. The trim's cross handle offers easy operation and features Stately design details for a sophisticated look. Pair this trim with a MasterShower(R) volume control valve for
Create a classic look in your home with this beautifully crafted wall corbel. Featuring a large rectangular top made of well-seasoned wood, this lovely varnished shelf makes a perfect place for displaying your unique and precious items.
Wood Wall Corbel
The Gospel According to Coco Chanel is a fun read with beautiful illustrations. Even if mom isn't a fashionista, she'll get a kick out of this book.
Urban Sanctuary is a timely masterclass in small garden design, and an exciting showcase for 14 of Janine Mendel's stunningly original designs, ranging from sophisticated apartment courtyards to more traditional gardens for period suburban homes. For those with a keen eye and an appreciation of...
The classic detailing of Finial Traditional faucets imparts an elegant look to your bathroom. This graceful valve trim features a single, ergonomic lever handle for easy control. Pair this trim with a MasterShower(R) volume control valve for precise water
By Francois Baudot and Francoise Aveline. SLIPCASE SET / 6.5 X 9.5". EACH BOOK IS 80 PAGES, 60 IMAGES
This is the perfect cookbook for holiday get-togethers! This gorgeous hardcover comes from the brilliant minds at Kinfolk magazine.
Featuring a geometric silhouette with bold, architectural lines, this Stance valve trim is a striking, functional accent for modern bath decor. The sleek lever handle provides easy operation in the shower. Pair this trim with a MasterShower(R) volume cont
Inspire the women in your life with the winter issue of Darling. It celebrates the beauty of simplicity with heartfelt articles and stunning photography that’s perfect for this cozy season.
Does your mom love DIY? Furniture Makeovers will help her see the potential in some of those pieces that she just can't bring herself to sell.
Blockhead Bookends are a clever way to keep your books rounded up. This fun design is a study in functional art because not only are they bookends, they are delightful sculptures, as well.
A whole new room with little effort. Easily transform any space with Stikwood's Black Cherry Peel & Stick Wood Planking. American red oak is treated with natural air pure oil to provide the dark red tone you'll find with Stikwood's black cherry planking, the perfect way to change a room and...
Jonathan Adler, purveyor of pithy pottery and Palm Beach chic, tells you how to "live happily, live stylishly" in his newest book. It's a perfect coffee table addition for the decorista in your life.
If you really want to be authentic, cook up a meal that would make Ms. Patmore scream with delight. Try a recipe from this cookbook, and keep the book on display when not in use.
Create a look all your own with the Artifacts collection. Timeless and classic in its inspiration, Artifacts allows you to coordinate faucets, accessories, showering, and finishes to express your personal style. This hotelier combines quality craftsmanshi
Looking to up your gift wrapping game? Maybe investing in a how-to gift wrapping guide is right for you.
If you believe in the joy of celebrating details you will want to carry all your cards in style with this lacquered business card holder designed by Alexander Girard.
This gorgeous coffee table book by Aerin Lauder would be perfect for any design junkie. It includes photographer Simon Upton’s beautiful images of Aerin’s homes as well as useful decorating pointers.
The sleek, contemporary aesthetic of Oblo reflects Euro-modern bathroom styling with global appeal. This Oblo valve trim includes an oval handle design for convenient operation. Pair this trim with a MasterShower(R) volume control valve for precise water
These bookends are wild and beautiful. I love the shape and the idea that they bring a freeform to a structured bookshelf.
Add a dramatic touch to your home with this pack of 16 grey porcelain tiles from SomerTile. Constructed with a smooth, glazed finish, the Moroccan-inspired tiles are easy to install.
While relaxing outside, I could read up on how to grow my own food. It's so empowering to know you can have your own little produce section in your backyard.
"Grow Your Own Food"
Add a touch of movie magic to your home decor with this Hollywood metal movie reel wall accent. This decorative accessory makes the perfect addition to a media room, home theater or office.
In my heart of hearts, I'm a big-time entertainer — but in reality, I'm still tiptoeing towards that existence. In the meantime, I love devouring books about entertaining. If you know anything about Danielle Rollins, you know homegirl does not disappoint when it comes to throwing a soiree. Soak...
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