Coffee table books are the perfect decorating accessory to give your home that special touch of interior flare. You can use them to style a fabulous ottoman like we did in this blog post or as the finishing touch on a nightstand in your guest suite. With so many out there to choose from, we wanted to share our 16 must-have coffee table books, covering everything from interior design to entertaining and yachts!
Home icon Carolyn Roehme takes us through a tour of homes, gardens, tabletop decor, and more showing nature’s quintessential color combination of blue and white. This book showcases over three hundred amazing photographs in Roehm's favorite color combination.
Textile, interior, and fashion designer Allegra Hicks' approach to design and luxury is expressed in this book through her past textiles and patterns. The beautiful photography of interiors, landscapes, and unexpected points of nature will inspire the you to look at interior design in a whole new way.
Meg Braff's tenet of design is creating a livable, attractive and cheerful home. In this book, Braff, walks readers chapter by chapter through her technique, resulting in a home that is both approachable and pretty.
Written by sisters Babs Horner and Susan Palma, this coffee table book is one you will actually use to help make your party fun and unforgettable. Everything from big flavored recipes to chic design with a hilarious twist.
Gloria Vanderbilt, Bunny Mellon,Mona von Bismarck and Georgia O’Keeffe... are just a few historical icons featured in this book who are highlighted for their individual style on decorating their homes. Presented in four different sections, this book shows how these great women provide an aesthetic approach to their individual tastes whether working with designers or on their own. A Must have in your collection.
This book celebrates the heritage of this world renown luxury hotel known for its incredible menus with top notch dining ranging all the way from elegant dinners, to afternoon tea to a collection of drinks from the Foyer. It is truly an experience directly from the book!
A gorgeously illustrated book that captures the essence of Carlyn Roehm’s appreciation for beauty through a practical know-how approach. Readers are given behind the scenes access to memorable parties and her best kept secrets of entertaining, all while being captivated by the beauty of these dazzling homes.
Part memoir and part “how to”, this book is on her incredible chic yet always comfortable and cozy interior style. She inspires you to always have your own personal vision and values all while helping you create the perfect space.
Jonathan Adler, who was once told he had no real talent and should consider a new career, will take you on an inspiring journey through the life and mind of his extraordinarily creative style. This book is a guide to making your home happy, and is filled with his amazing, fabulous, interior design work.
Celerie Kemble's book shows the ways to break traditional style rules without compromising elegance and beauty. This book guides readers to develop their own taste and whimsical personality, while creating spaces that are livable and functional.
Full color photos of Main Saloons, Galleys, Heads, Cockpits, and Navigation Areas are illustrated in this book. A true comprehensive photo shoot of classic yachts, and a behind the scenes look at living luxuriously at sea.
This coffee table book boasts over 400 incredible colored photographs by renowned nautical photographers while also providing technical information on how these incredible vessels were manufactured. This is a must-read for anyone interested in sailboats!
A trendsetter in interior design, this book highlights Wearstler's first successes. It is a collection of her spaces in her signature modern glamour style, unpublished projects of her own home, and hotels she has influenced.
A book of 20 “seasonal” houses that line the intercoastal and oceanfront waterways of Palm Beach Florida’s elite class. Tour homes of Palm Beach icons Lilly Pulitzer Rousseau, and architect Addison Mizner in this book.
Williams takes the reader through several houses room by room, showing creative ways to organize, and add a signature touch. The book is full of inspiration for readers to combine Williams' design experience with their own personality and practical style.
We are constantly adding to our collection of coffee table books and would love to hear any of your recommendations! Join us on social media, @SandiaHomeFurniture, as we continue the coffee table book conversation and bring you more home decor inspiration and styling guides.