A coffee table book is my favorite housewarming gift to give. It’s not just a source of entertainment but serves as a piece of decor to catch the eye of guests, inspiring conversations and passing the time. Below are some of my favorite coffee table books, whether you’re buying them for a friend, or for yourself!
Getaway offers 120 recipes and 60 cocktail recipes for simple meals that evoke the dreamiest places and cuisines. Acclaimed chef, restaurateur and artist, Renee Erickson offers a visual survey of how to escape the everyday, with meals that transport you around the world.
Travel Home: Design with a Global Spirit shows us how to curate interiors that reflect our favorite places and experiences in ways that are beautiful and authentic. Explore 20 sophisticated homes of designers deeply influenced by their international adventures.
London in Bloom displays a unique view of the city, showing the botanical beauty and floral abundance of the English capital’s extraordinary parks, romantic gardens, chic florists and lively flower markets. It is Georgianna Lane’s companion to her other popular books Paris in Bloom and New York in Bloom.
The New Southern Style tours over 30 homes and includes interviews with the designers, artists, and creative entrepreneurs who are reinventing Southern design and culture. Author Alyssa Rosenheck shines a much-needed spotlight on a blossoming community of people who are taking what’s beloved and honored in the South and making it their own. This beautifully illustrated book is sure to inspire the home and soul.
In Habitat: The Field Guide to Decorating, Lauren Liess, invites readers to bring nature inside by mixing the textures of natural elements such as wood and stone with eclectic groupings of modern and quirky vintage pieces. Readers will be inspired by the unique style of each room.
Still The Slow Home is a stunning visual journey through the homes of people from around the world who have taken steps to simplify their lives and embrace the principles of slow living. Living Sustainably; Local; Organic; and Whole.
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