ISSUE 52  |  Holidays at Home

Required Reading: Nomad: A Global Approach to Interior Style

December 30, 2011 9:30 PM

BY Alexa Hotz

Australian designer Sibella Court travels the world, collecting indigenous textiles and handcrafted objects, and then finds ways to incorporate them into interior spaces. In her twenty-year career as an interior designer. she's also found time to run a store (which we visited in Palette & Paints: The Society Inc. in Sydney, Australia), design products for Anthropologie, and write several books. Her latest is Nomad: A Global Approach to Interior Style (Chronicle Books).

Above: Nomad: A Global Approach to Interior Style is $25.64 from Amazon. Signed copies are also available for $65 from The Society Inc.

Above: Handcrafted flags hang in the hallway of an Italian apartment.

Above: Antique textiles and furniture in a Mexican home.

Above: A door of inlaid shells with glass door handles in India.