The last day of summer has been and gone, so let’s welcome these Autumn days with quiet moments on the couch reading about beautiful spaces. These books will spark ideas and answer questions.
1.Warehouse Home by Sophie Bush
A worldwide collection of the most contemporary and intelligently designed former industrial spaces which have been transformed into stylish modern residences.
- Living in the Landscape Anne Johnson and Richard Black
Living in the Landscape explores the exciting relationships between landscape and design. It explores what role the landscape and natural conditions of a site can have on the architecture and design of a house. The photography is superb!
- Modern Retro Home by Jason Grant
The great thing about style is the fact that it’s very cyclical! Now you can pull out the florals and bright colours because Jason Grant has given you a comprehensive guide on creating the perfect 60’s or 70’s look for your home.
- House of Plants by Caro Langton and Rose Ray
This is a practical and beautiful guide on indoor plants and how to care for them. Caro and Rose are the gurus of urban horticulture.
- Perfect Imperfect by Karen McCartney
This book takes the founding Japanese principle of wabi-sabi (advocating beauty to be found in imperfection and impermanence) and relates it to modern living. It’s thought-provoking and visually stunning!