7 Super-Chic Design Books
Details, by Lili Diallo
The author, an interior stylist, encourages small decorating changes that will create a large impact. (In fact, the book itself will provide a nice pop on your coffee table.)
To buy: $30, barnesandnoble.com for store locations.
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Undecorate, by Christiane Lemieux
Take a glimpse into 20 unique homes with DwellStudio founder Lemieux, who deciphers style choices and tastes so that you can create similar looks yourself.
To buy: $40, randomhouse.com.
The Big Book of Chic, by Miles Redd
Large quotations and grand images of glamorous décor from eclectic designer Redd keep you flipping pages, finding inspiration with every turn.
To buy: $75, assouline.com.
Modern Rustic, by Emily Henson
A stylist/blogger puts earthy accents and a cozy atmosphere on display to offer a modern twist to the traditional rustic look.
To buy: $21, barnesandnoble.com.
The Things That Matter: Nate Berkus
The design pro combines his memoir with a home design guide to explain how dressing your surroundings connects to the life you lead.
To buy: $22, amazon.com.
The Perfectly Imperfect Home, by Deborah Needleman
Rather than attempting to maintain a buttoned-up, photo-ready home at all times, Needleman, the founding editor of Domino, teaches a stylish yet “undone” approach. Charmingly illustrated with watercolors.
To buy: $30, randomhouse.com.