Bunny Williams is an American Design Icon. Her latest book, Love Affairs with Houses, shares more work beautiful projects created over her 40+ year career in design. Her style is timeless and chic.   This is truly a gem to add to your design library as a textbook of design prowess and good taste. In.. read more →

So much goodness and so many sales out in the world this week.   I have been doing lots of front porch shopping and perusing of the web to curate the best finds. Hope you have a great weekend.  Fashion Finds: Home finds: Books, Beach Reads & Preorders: (email subscribers open in a browser to.. read more →

I constantly have clients that need books. Bookshelves need stuff.   While I am a huge acquirer of stuff most people are not. I decided to put together a list of my go to books that are pretty, interesting, and perennial favorites. Just click through to shop.  Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news,.. read more →

I have a book obsession.   I just LOVE books.   I feel like books are coming out faster and better than ever.  I posted just a bit back about great fall pre-orders from Amazon. Now we are onto PART II.  Pret-a-Party: Great Ideas for Good Times and Creative Entertaining Monograms For The Home Apartment.. read more →

I have a weakness for design books…among other things.  I have coffee tables buckling under the weight of this obsession but, I cannot get enough.  Inspiration abounds and I already have my eyes on a dozen pre-orders on Amazon. Here are the highlights of the Spring season you too should consider pre-ordering because they are.. read more →

I am excited to share the new book of a design friend and talented author Jennifer Boles.  Jennifer hardly needs introduction as one of the first and most popular design blogs ever.  If you have any interest in design or the decorative arts you MUST run out and purchase “In with the Old.”  This book.. read more →

You better clear your bookshelves for FALL!   The number of DIVINE design books coming out in the very near future has my Amazon cart loaded up with preorders.  Which ones are you sure to order?  (click on any image to preorder)           Please make sure you "like" The English Room on Facebook. Follow  @theenglishr on Twitter.. read more →