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Gift Guide 2017: The 13 Essential Interior Design Books of the Year

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Gift Guide 2017: The 13 Essential Interior Design Books of the Year

December 14, 2017

Our picks for the best interior design books for the aesthete—from the minimalist to the maximalist—from the 2017 crop.

the lushly photographed haute bohemians by miguel flores vianna is \$40.4\ 9
Above: The lushly photographed Haute Bohemians by Miguel Flores Vianna is $40.41 from Amazon.
the hard life by english purist jasper morrison is \$33.3\2 from amazon. 10
Above: The Hard Life by English purist Jasper Morrison is $33.32 from Amazon.
from martina mondadori sartogo, the editor of cult mag cabana, the in 11
Above: From Martina Mondadori Sartogo, the editor of cult mag CabanaThe Interiors and Architecture of Renzo Mongiardino: A Painterly Vision is $44.41 from Amazon.
 perfect french country: inspirational interiors from rural france; \$\25. 12
Above: Perfect French Country: Inspirational Interiors from Rural France; $25.44 from Amazon. See our review at Required Reading: Perfect French Country.
 the red thread: nordic design; \$48.46 from amazon. see meredith&#8\2 13
Above: The Red Thread: Nordic Design; $48.46 from Amazon. See Meredith’s review at Ikea Included: Iconic Scandinavian Designs in The Red Thread.
how they decorated: inspiration from great women of the \20th century; see kend 14
Above: How They Decorated: Inspiration from Great Women of the 20th Century; see Kendra’s writeup at Required Reading: How They Decorated.
french minimalist joseph dirand gets his moment in joseph dirand: interior 15
Above: French minimalist Joseph Dirand gets his moment in Joseph Dirand: Interior; $43.87 from Amazon.
maverick soul book cover
Above: We’ve been entranced by The Maverick Soul: Portraits of the Lives and Homes of Eccentric, Eclectic, and Free-Spirited Bohemians ($34.35) ever since it landed on our desk; written by Miv Watts (mother of Naomi Watts), with photography by Hugh Stewart. Read more about it on the lovely UK blog Lobster & Swan,
the house that pinterest built by remodelista favorite diane keaton chronicles  17
Above: The House That Pinterest Built by Remodelista favorite Diane Keaton chronicles her latest design journey; $58.50 from Amazon.
the david hicks scrapbooks from the legendary designer is \$46.39 fro 18
Above: The David Hicks Scrapbooks from the legendary designer is $46.39 from Amazon.
worth it for the cover alone: vogue living: country, city, coast; \$6\1.\2 19
Above: Worth it for the cover alone: Vogue Living: Country, City, Coast; $61.22.
the authentics: a lush dive into the substance of style by melanie acevedo and  20
Above: The Authentics: A Lush Dive into the Substance of Style by Melanie Acevedo and Domino alum Dara Caponigro is $41.04 from Amazon.
open house: reinventing space for simple living by remodelista favorites amanda 21
Above: Open House: Reinventing Space for Simple Living by Remodelista favorites Amanda Pays and Corbin Bernsen; $21.52. See Margot’s writeup at A Family House in the South of France, Hollywood Edition.
the organized home book jonathan pilkington
Above: And finally, a shameless plug for our latest book, released just a month ago, Remodelista: The Organized Home: Simple, Stylish Storage Ideas for All Over the House; $14.97 from Amazon. Read more in Announcing Our New Book: Remodelista: The Organized Home.

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