We always have people asking us what coffee table books we are using when we are either designing or staging a home (its the little things people)! And although there are tons of options out there, we have found that these three are used repeatedly. Therefore, they are our must haves!
Decorating a coffee table can be a challenging feat for some people. However, stacking these three books on top of a tray with some fresh flowers and a candle will give your living room that extra touch that you have been looking for! Scroll through to see our must haves and feel free click on the images for purchase information!
1. “Secrets of a Stylish Home,” by Cate Burren
“Secrets of a Stylish Home” it is both a guide to working through the design process as well as a visual guide to help you stay on track (this is helpful for you visual learners out there). There are chapters on the importance of finding your style, planning your layout, using color, creating your scheme, and managing your project, which are all key topics in our opinion. Not only does the content in this book prove to be inspirational and useful, but its cover will also wow your guests as they gather together in the living room. Added bonus in our eyes!
2. “At Home With Flowers,” by Jane Packer
In “At Home with Flowers,” Jane shows us the flowers she loves most and guides us through different ways to use them in hopes to add color and variety to your home. She covers everyone top questions such as: How do you care for flowers? Where do you display said flowers? What vase do you place them in? She not only answers everyones questions, but she also provides tips that will most likely save you time and money! Pick up a copy and get your florals ready for the new season!
3. “Domino: The Book of Decorating,” by Deborah Needleman
“Domino: The Book of Decorating,” helps those who are stuck, create a beautiful home by bringing together inspiring rooms. It also provides how-to advice and insiders’ secrets from today’s premier tastemakers. If you are having a hard time creating cohesion throughout your home, then this is the book for you!