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Fendi Selleria Pink Grained Leather Diary with Stickers
By Fendi
Located in London, GB
Fendi Selleria Pink Grained Leather Diary with Stickers -From Fendis Selleria line, this diary features its iconic hand stitching details -Made of soft grainy leather -Gorgeous pi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Classic

From Classic to Contemporary
By Phaidon
Located in London, GB
Interior design firm Cullman & Kravis infuses traditional interiors with a modern perspective, embracing historicism and referencing a wide range of cultures and contemporary design ...
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2010s Chinese Books

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  • From Classic to Contemporary
  • From Classic to Contemporary
  • From Classic to Contemporary
  • From Classic to Contemporary
H 12 in. W 9 in. D 1 in.
Classic New Orleans Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Classic New Orleans by William R. Mitchell Jr. Hardcover book (out of print) New Orleans, Martin- St. Martin, 1993 Pages: 240 Size: 9 x 12 x 0.5 Foreword by Von Jones Martin L...
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1990s North American American Colonial Books

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  • Classic New Orleans Book
  • Classic New Orleans Book
  • Classic New Orleans Book
  • Classic New Orleans Book
H 12 in. W 9 in. D .75 in.
The Silver Spoon Classic
Located in London, GB
A luxurious collection of the best recipes from the world's leading Italian cookbook - with all new photography and design First published in 1950, Il Cucchiaio d'Argento, or its En...
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21st Century and Contemporary European Books

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  • The Silver Spoon Classic
  • The Silver Spoon Classic
  • The Silver Spoon Classic
  • The Silver Spoon Classic
H 2 in. W 8.13 in. D 10.63 in.
"SERGE MOUILLE - A French Classic" Book
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
A beautifully photographed and illustrated book on the design career of Serge Mouille (1922-1988), he was the most important French designer of light fittings of the 1950s. His reput...
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20th Century Books

  • "SERGE MOUILLE - A French Classic" Book
  • "SERGE MOUILLE - A French Classic" Book
  • "SERGE MOUILLE - A French Classic" Book
  • "SERGE MOUILLE - A French Classic" Book
H 12.50 in. W 9.50 in. D 1.00 in.
Dictionary of English Furniture, '3 Classic Volumes'
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
The Dictionary of English Furniture from the Middle Ages to the late Georgian Period, by Percy Macquoid & Ralph Edwards. This is the first edition from 1927 and can be regarded as th...
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Antique 18th Century Books

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Classic Style Hardcover Book by Judith Miller
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Classic style hardcover book by Judith Miller Udith Miller began collecting in the 1960s while a student at Edinburgh University in Scotland. She has since extended and reinforced h...
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1990s North American American Classical Books

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"Simple & Classic 123 step-by-step recipes" Book
Located in London, GB
"Deceptively easy showstoppers."—The Sunday Times Magazine The essential step-by-step recipe book for home cooks, the 'best of the best' from three Phaidon bestsellers. Simple & Cl...
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21st Century and Contemporary European Books

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Mies, the Classic and Most Definitive Monograph Ever Published
Located in London, GB
The classic and most definitive monograph ever published on iconic architect Mies van der Rohe - now back in print This is the most readable, beautiful, and comprehensive book e...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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American Neo-Classic Sculpture: The Marble Resurrection, 1st Edition
By William H. Gerdts
Located in valatie, NY
American neoclassic sculpture, the Marble Resurrection by William H. Gerdts. New York: The Viking Press, 1973. 1st Ed hardcover with dust jacket. 160 pp. Overview of American neoclas...
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20th Century American Books

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The House and Garden Book of Classic Rooms, First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
The House and Garden Book of Classic Rooms by Robert Harling, Leonie Highton, and John Bridges. Vendome Press, NY, 1990. First Edition hardcover with dust jacket. An illustrated book...
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20th Century American Books

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Inside New York, Discovering New York's Classic Interiors, First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
Inside New York, Discovering New York's Classic interiors by Joe Friedman. New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1992. Stated first US edition hardcover with dust jacket. 128 pp. An o...
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20th Century American Books

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Classic Country Estates of Lake Forest, 1856-1940, First Edition
By Kim Coventry
Located in valatie, NY
Classic Country Estates of Lake Forest Architecture and Landscape Design 1856-1940 by Kim Coventry. PA, W. W. Norton & Co. Inc, 2003. Stated 1st Ed hardcover with dust jacket. A look...
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Early 2000s American Books

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Scandinavian Furniture a Sourcebook of Classic Designs for the 21st Century
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
The five countries that are collectively known as Scandinavia were the source of some of the most important furniture designs of the 20th century, today a new generation of designers...
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20th Century Books

The House of LELEU, Classic French Style for a Modern World, 1920-1973, Book
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
This is the scarce English translation of a lovely book on the interior design and decoration firm, Leleu, who came to prominence in the 1920s to become one of the leading lights in ...
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20th Century Books

"The House and Garden Book of Classic Rooms" by Robert Harling, First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
“The House and Garden Book of Classic Rooms” by Robert Harling. Vendome Press, New York, 1992. Second Edition hardcover with dust jacket. An illustrated book of interiors with 240 co...
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1990s American Books

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"Classic Contemporary: The DNA of Furniture Design" Book by Tim Gosling
By Tim Gosling
Located in London, GB
An exciting new volume showcasing Gosling’s recent work, for both public and private clients, historically contextualised and organized thematically by period and style, from the 18t...
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Antique Mid-19th Century British Books

Collectible Beginner Classic Children's BOOK Hop on Pop by Dr. Seuss 1963
By Walt Disney Productions
Located in National City, CA
Collectible Classic Children's BOOK Hop on Pop by Dr. Seuss 1963 Timeless Tale. Beginner's Book 6.75 x 9.25 x .38 inches Original Preowned Condition. No dust jacket. See images for w...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Books

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Collectible Classic Children's BOOK The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss 1957
By Disney Studios
Located in National City, CA
Collectible Classic Children's BOOK The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss 1957 Timeless Tale 6.75 x 9.25 x .38 inches Original Preowned Condition. No dust jacket. See images for wear.
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Books

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Classic Vintage Original Framed Penguin Books Set of 3
Located in Bath, Somerset
Penguin Books founded in 1935 and known for their iconic design of two solid bands of colour sandwiching a band of white. The most common was orange for Penguin's fiction, green cove...
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20th Century English Decorative Art

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"Classic Hendrix" by Ross Halfin and Brad Tolinski, Limited Edition Book
By Ross Halfin, Brad Tolinski
Located in Guildford, Surrey
Classic Hendrix is the most comprehensive visual memoir of Jimi Hendrix ever published. With forewords by Noel Redding and Joe Perry, plus reminiscences from Mitch Mitchell, Chas Cha...
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21st Century and Contemporary British Books

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Leather, Paper

Olympia Le Tan Black Canvas and Brass Zola Book Clutch
Located in Dubai, Al Qouz 2
Olympia Le Tan's book clutches are quite popular. This book clutch has a canvas exterior adorned with Zola's print while the sides are rendered in brass metal that makes the clutch e...
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2010s Classic

Classic Greenwich Houses
Located in London, GB
Elegant And Welcoming Houses In Bucolic Settings By Charles Hilton, A Leading Traditional Architect In Greenwich. This book presents nine spectacular houses, each responding to an...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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  • Classic Greenwich Houses
  • Classic Greenwich Houses
  • Classic Greenwich Houses
  • Classic Greenwich Houses
H 11.5 in. W 9 in. L 11.5 in.
Classic Style, Judith Miller
Located in London, GB
First edition, published by Mitchell Beazley, 1998 ‘An invaluable sourcebook on the most influential and enduring style in the history of architecture and interior design.’ Cla...
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1990s British Modern Books

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  • Classic Style, Judith Miller
  • Classic Style, Judith Miller
  • Classic Style, Judith Miller
  • Classic Style, Judith Miller
H 11.82 in. W 9.85 in. L 11.82 in.
Classic Photographers Book Collection Steve McCurry Nan Goldin Joel Meyerowitz
Located in London, GB
The collection includes: Daido Moriyama. Steve McCurry. Joel Meyerowitz. Martin Parr. Dorothea Lange. Guy Bourdin. Nan Goldin. 55 is a new series of beautifully produced...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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Alligator

W.A. Mozart Best Piano Works, Classic of the Art of Sound, Vienna, 1922 U.E.3925
Located in Sofia, BG
327pp / HB Clean vintage copy from 1922, large size cover is a bit worn, inside is in a very good condition vintage score for piano solo. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January 17...
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Vintage 1920s Books

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Charles Babbage: Classic Work on the Computer, Magnificent Association Copy
Located in New York, NY
Babbage, Charles. Passages from the Life of a Philosopher “The remarkable circumstances attending those Calculating Machines, on which I have spent so large a portion of my life,...
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Antique 1860s British Victorian Books

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Animal Skin

Berluti Bottier Antique Brown Agenda
By Berluti
Located in London, GB
Berluti Brown Organiser Address Book - Brown Leather - Features a vintage-inspired script detail - Buttoned detailing 14 x 19 cm
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21st Century and Contemporary Classic

Set of Three 20th Century Leather Bound and 22-Karat Gold Classic Books
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Set of three classics, Moby Dick, Gone With The Wind and Washington D.C. leather bound books stamped in 22-karat gold and 22-karat gold page edges. These Collectors Edition books wer...
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20th Century Books

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Gold

Classic English Interiors Hardcover Book
By Henrietta Spencer-Churchill
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Classic English Interiors hardcover book Classic English Interiors is a sumptuous showcase for a distinctive style that is now as popular in Manhattan as in the country houses of En...
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Early 2000s European Neoclassical Books

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"Classic Herman Miller, Leslie Piña" Book
By Leslie Piña
Located in London, GB
First edition, published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 1998 A wonderful book complete with the great postwar designs including furniture works from the likes of Noguchi, Nelson and ...
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Late 20th Century German Books

  • "Classic Herman Miller, Leslie Piña" Book
  • "Classic Herman Miller, Leslie Piña" Book
  • "Classic Herman Miller, Leslie Piña" Book
  • "Classic Herman Miller, Leslie Piña" Book
H 8.67 in. W 0.79 in. D 11.42 in.
Classic Georgian Style by Henrietta Spencer-Churchill
Located in valatie, NY
Classic Georgian style by Henrietta Spencer-Churchill. Collins & Brown, 2001. Paperback. 192pp. Profusely illustrated with color and b/w photos. This book explores the Age of Eleganc...
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Early 2000s English Books

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'Classic Decorative Details Hardcover' Book by H. Spencer-Churchill
By Henrietta Spencer-Churchill
Located in Oakland Park, FL
'Classic Decorative Details Hardcover' Book By H. Spencer-Churchill This magnificent book is devoted to the art of the finishing touch, those all-important details that transform an...
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1990s European Mid-Century Modern Books

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Classic American Decorating by Colonial Homes, First Edition
By Colonial Homes Magazine
Located in valatie, NY
Classic American Decorating by Colonial Homes. NY: Hearst Books. Stated first edition hardcover with dust jacket. 192 pp. A book on the classical decorating of American homes. Some o...
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20th Century American Books

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Classic Cars Celebrating the Legends 1901-1973 Book
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Classic Cars: Celebrating the Legends-1901-1973 Book by Slade, Tim Published by Igloo Books Ltd (2006) Hard cover dust jacket 160 Pages Readers will be absorbed by text that chro...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Books

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Classic Chinese Furniture Ming and Early Qing Dynasties
By Wang Shixiang
Located in valatie, NY
Classic Chinese furniture, Ming and early Qing dynasties by Wang Shixiang. Hong Kong: Joint Publishing, 1986. First English edition hardcover with dust jacket. 323 pp. An in-depth lo...
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20th Century Chinese Books

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"Classic Decorative Details" Book by Henrietta Spencer-Churchill
By Henrietta Spencer-Churchill
Located in valatie, NY
Classic Decorative Details by Henrietta Spencer-Churchill. New York: Rizzoli, 1994. Hardcover with dust jacket. 192 pp. A beautiful coffee table book on decorative details by Lady He...
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20th Century American Books

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'Classic Decorative Details Hardcover' Book by H. Spencer-Churchill
By Henrietta Spencer-Churchill
Located in Oakland Park, FL
'Classic Decorative Details Hardcover' book by H. Spencer-Churchill This magnificent book is devoted to the art of the finishing touch, those all-important details that transform an...
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1990s European Mid-Century Modern Books

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Lisa Fonssagrives, Three Decades of Classic Fashion Photography "Book"
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
Lisa Fonssagrives was one of the greatest fashion models of the twentieth century and muse to some of the most influential photographers - including Horst, Man Ray, Richard Avedon an...
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20th Century Books

Classic Florida Style the Houses of Taylor & Taylor Coffee Table Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
The Miami Beach-based architecture and interior design firm presents luxurious private residences from Orlando to Key West, reinterpreting Florida styles from Mediterranean to Art De...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Books

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Classic America The Federal Style & Beyond, Written & Signed by Wendell Garrett
Located in valatie, NY
Classic America The Federal Style & Beyond, written and signed by Wendell Garrett. New York, Rizzoli, 1992. Signed and inscribed 1st Ed hardcover with dust jacket. 208 pp. 100s of co...
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1990s American Books

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Porsche from the Legendary 356 and Classic 911 to Carrera GT Book
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Porsche from the legendary 356 and classic 911 to Carrera GT book. For Porsche lovers, this beautifully illustrated book depicts dozens of classic Porches from every era in full col...
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Late 20th Century English Modern Books

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"Ansel Adams: The Eloquent Light The Classic Biography" Book by Nancy Newhall
By Nancy Newhall
Located in valatie, NY
"Ansel Adams: The Eloquent Light The Classic Biography" by Nancy Newhall. Aperture, New York, 1980. Firs edition hardcover with dust jacket. This folio volume has spectacularly repro...
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Vintage 1980s American Books

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Classic Homes of Los Angeles by Douglas Woods, 2010 Coffee Table Book
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Classic Homes of Los Angeles by Douglas Woods, 2010 coffee table book. A luxurious showcase of the finest homes in the oldest neighborhoods of Los Angeles and environs. This deluxe...
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2010s American Spanish Colonial Books

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Jane Austen 6-Volume Set of Classic Novels in Period Leather Bindings, 1886-1901
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is a beautiful six volume set of Jane Austen’s novels, published by Richard Bentley & Son, in London and in stunning period bindings from London's House of Morrell. This ne...
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Antique Late 19th Century British Books

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Leather

Goldfinger Book by Ian Fleming, First Edition of James Bond Classic, circa 1959
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Fine, first edition copy in black cloth with gilt spine lettering and golden coins serving as eyes on a blind-stamped skull on the front panel. The dust jacket is also fine and first...
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Vintage 1950s Books

Classic Surf Picture Portfolio by Jack Reinhold
By Jack Reinhold
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a collection of 15 beautiful sepia toned black and white photographs from surfings past. The images are 11X14 and beautifully printed. Only 1,000 copies of this portfolio wer...
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Late 20th Century American Books

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Classic Books For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of classic books is available at 1stDibs. Each of these unique classic books was constructed with extraordinary care, often using paper, animal skin and leather. There are 26 antique and vintage classic books for sale at 1stDibs, while we also have 4 modern editions to choose from as well. Classic books have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century. Modern, Mid-Century Modern and Neoclassical classic books are consistently popular styles. Classic books have been a part of the life’s work for many furniture makers, but those produced by Henrietta Spencer-Churchill, Colonial Homes Magazine and Kim Coventry are consistently popular.

How Much are Classic Books?

Prices for classic books start at $35 and top out at $35,000 with the average selling for $150.

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Step inside the Storied Mansions of Palm Beach’s Most Effervescent Architect

Step inside the Storied Mansions of Palm Beach’s Most Effervescent Architect

From Spanish-style courtyards to fanciful fountains, these acclaimed structures abound in surprising and elegant details.

Known for Its Funky Furniture, Atelier Biagetti Has Launched Golden Workout Equipment

Known for Its Funky Furniture, Atelier Biagetti Has Launched Golden Workout Equipment

The couple behind the fabled Italian studio are both loved and hated for their rascally conceptual design projects. Now, they're venturing into sustainable luxury gym products and perfecting coffee. Photo courtesy of Atelier Biagetti

Medal-Worthy Memorabilia from Previous Summer Olympics

Medal-Worthy Memorabilia from Previous Summer Olympics

Gear up for the highly anticipated Tokyo Games with unique items that celebrate athletes, events and host countries.

A Heady Group of Industry Insiders Pick the World’s Top Interior Designers

A Heady Group of Industry Insiders Pick the World’s Top Interior Designers

With a vast range of styles and perspectives, this global roster of talents represents the best of design.

Why ‘Nest’ Was Best: The Rule-Breaking Interiors Mag Gets a Second Act

Why ‘Nest’ Was Best: The Rule-Breaking Interiors Mag Gets a Second Act

Designer Todd Oldham takes a loving look back at the shelter pub whose eclectic style and substance inspired so much about the way we live now.

Alex Assouline Shows Us How to Curate the Perfect Private Library

Alex Assouline Shows Us How to Curate the Perfect Private Library

The publishing scion has crafted a surprisingly successful business out of designing high-end book displays.

The Secret Ingredient of Paris Essex’s ‘Crazy Blankets’ Is . . . Friendship

The Secret Ingredient of Paris Essex’s ‘Crazy Blankets’ Is . . . Friendship

The creative duo Tiphaine de Lussy and Carolyn Clewer have been collaborating on fashion and art projects for decades. With their latest knit and crochet creations, eyes and mouths are everything.

Meet the Manhattan Rare-Book Dealer with a Passion for Modern Art

Meet the Manhattan Rare-Book Dealer with a Passion for Modern Art

For more than four decades, Peter Kraus, of Ursus Books, has delighted connoisseurs with illustrated volumes from history's most creative talents.