THESE GORGEOUS TOMES PROMISE SERIOUS INSPO, WHETHER FASHION, CRAFT OR FOR YOUR HOME
Beautiful, inspirational coffee-table classics
NEW ROMANCE: CONTEMPORARY COUNTRYSIDE INTERIORS Edited by ROBERT KLANTEN & SALLY FULS (272pp)
Showcasing the best country homes and rustic farmhouses, New Romance’s interiors have been inspired by modern romance. You’ll be moved to create your own country pile. Gestalten; $60.
MACRAMÉ by FANNY ZEDENIUS (144pp)
Crafting genius Fanny Zedenius has taken the retro art of knotting and made it modern and beautiful. Her easy-tofollow guide will take you through ombre-dyeing and fraying, and gives simple instructions to make your own unique wall hangings, plant hangers and lanterns. Quadrille; $25.
RAF SIMONS by TERRY JONES (120pp)
This ode to the elegant fashion designer features stunning photography, including Simons’ barnstorming work as creative director at Jil Sander and his first two collections at Parisian fashion house Dior. With interviews with the man himself and charming photography, this is a beautiful coffee table addition. Taschen; $75.
FLORET FARM’S CUT FLOWER GARDEN by ERIN BENZAKEIN (308pp)
Owner of renowned Floret Flower Farm Erin Benzakein has imparted her extensive knowledge of growing beautiful blooms. Sit back and enjoy the gorgeous photography or take inspiration from her step-by-step guides. Chronicle; $48.