If You Own These 9 Home Décor Books, You Don't Need a Decorator


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Can’t afford a decorator? A well-curated library is your strongest ally. While we’re consistently in awe of the expertise and editorial eye that professional interior designers bring to the table, there’s no denying the appeal of mastering new skills all on your own. In our pursuit of self-improvement, here at the MyDomaine offices, our editors are constantly trading notes on key points of reference. Today, we’re letting you in on our favorite how-to publications in the home décor arena.

Penned by an elite selection of our favorite designers, bloggers, and tastemakers, these thoughtful and accessible works are a master class in design. From the ethos behind Kelly Wearstler’s exuberant use of color to the homes of our favorite fashion icons, our must list of home style reads is a collection you won’t want to live without. Add these interior design books to your library and save your hard-earned cash for some truly worthy new furnishings. With the proper education, you’ll be poised and ready to tackle anything from DIY remodels to accessory styling like a pro. Here’s the literature to bring home straight A’s in design.