GIFT IDEA: 10 Inspiring Interior Design Books

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Have you done all your Christmas shopping yet? If you’re like most people, then probably not! It’s hard to find the right gift for the right person. This week I already showed you some (affordable) art prints you can gift an interior lover (and on tumblr I also showed my favourite landscapes & seascapes). But today I will give you 10 amazing interior design books that will inspire your home style in 2019. It’s the perfect gift to give someone (or you could just buy it for yourself. Treat yourself this Christmas!! And if these 10 books aren’t enough for you, just click here for many, many more interior (& architecture) books.

Of course the first book on the list is about Scandinavian living.   Northern Comfort   by Gestalten shows where the Northern way of life comes from, profiling interior designers, photographers, and experts to give compelling insights into the “happiest people in the world.”

Of course the first book on the list is about Scandinavian living. Northern Comfort by Gestalten shows where the Northern way of life comes from, profiling interior designers, photographers, and experts to give compelling insights into the “happiest people in the world.”

Niki Brantmark is the woman behind the very succesful blog  My Scandinavian Home . So she knows as no other what Scandinavian homes look like. In   The Scandinavian Home   you’ll find contemporary and classic homes from Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.

Niki Brantmark is the woman behind the very succesful blog My Scandinavian Home. So she knows as no other what Scandinavian homes look like. In The Scandinavian Home you’ll find contemporary and classic homes from Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.

Urban Jungle   is a book by Judith de Graaff and one of my favourite Instagrammer and blogger  Igor Josifovic . Everything you want to know about living and styling with plants can be found in this book.

Urban Jungle is a book by Judith de Graaff and one of my favourite Instagrammer and blogger Igor Josifovic. Everything you want to know about living and styling with plants can be found in this book.

Joanna Gaines is a bit of a celebrity in home design land. you might know her from the show Fixer Upper but she also created this book   Home Body   where she walks you through creating a home that reflects the personality and stories of the people who live there.

Joanna Gaines is a bit of a celebrity in home design land. you might know her from the show Fixer Upper but she also created this book Home Body where she walks you through creating a home that reflects the personality and stories of the people who live there.

This is Home   is a back-to-basics guide on how to create authentic wholehearted interiors. It's about living simply – finding the essence of what makes you happy at home and creating spaces that reflect your needs and style.

This is Home is a back-to-basics guide on how to create authentic wholehearted interiors. It's about living simply – finding the essence of what makes you happy at home and creating spaces that reflect your needs and style.

It’s Beautiful Here   attempts to capture the moments of domestic paradise without making the mistake of thinking they are permanent, but hoping hard they might be. With her trademark wit and enthusiasm Megan Morton lets us peek into the abodes of the people who have by luck, chance or determination nailed that ever elusive interiors  je ne sais quoi .

It’s Beautiful Here attempts to capture the moments of domestic paradise without making the mistake of thinking they are permanent, but hoping hard they might be. With her trademark wit and enthusiasm Megan Morton lets us peek into the abodes of the people who have by luck, chance or determination nailed that ever elusive interiors je ne sais quoi.

Terrain   bridges the gap between home and garden, the indoors and the outdoors. An approach that embraces decorating with plants and inviting the garden into every living space.

Terrain bridges the gap between home and garden, the indoors and the outdoors. An approach that embraces decorating with plants and inviting the garden into every living space.

Buy fewer (and better) things. Store like with like. Get rid of the plastic. Display—don’t stash—your belongings. Let go of your inner perfectionist and remember that rooms are for living. These are a few of the central principles behind   Remodelista: The Organised Home     (from the team behind the famous design site Remodelista)

Buy fewer (and better) things. Store like with like. Get rid of the plastic. Display—don’t stash—your belongings. Let go of your inner perfectionist and remember that rooms are for living. These are a few of the central principles behind Remodelista: The Organised Home (from the team behind the famous design site Remodelista)

The Alchemy of Things   showcases incredible homes that come from a truly creative place, transcending conventional notions of collection and display. This new beauty taps into a craving for a personal space with rich layers, a little bit of oddity and an irrepressible joie de vivre.

The Alchemy of Things showcases incredible homes that come from a truly creative place, transcending conventional notions of collection and display. This new beauty taps into a craving for a personal space with rich layers, a little bit of oddity and an irrepressible joie de vivre.

The New Bohemians Handbook     guides readers in beautifully simple techniques for adding good vibes and style to living spaces. Packed with hundreds of ideas for bringing positive energy to your home, the book features exercises and activities for thinking about rooms in new ways.

The New Bohemians Handbook guides readers in beautifully simple techniques for adding good vibes and style to living spaces. Packed with hundreds of ideas for bringing positive energy to your home, the book features exercises and activities for thinking about rooms in new ways.

be sure to check out the more extensive list of interior design books here and I hope you’ll find yourself (or someone else) a nice gift

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