As our second homes become our primary place of residence, a flurry of tasteful tomes captures the romantic spirit of weekend retreats.
Richard Mishaan Design
Richard Mishaan Design (Vendome, November 2022) spotlights projects ranging from a renovated 400-year-old Hamptons barn turned family home (pictured) to a renovated 250-year-old mansion turned Tcherassi Hotel and Spa in Cartagena, Colombia.
Romancing the Home
Stewart Manger’s Romancing the Home (Rizzoli, September 2022) features projects from Mallorca, Newport and the Hamptons (pictured below).
The Elegant Life
Alex Papachristidis’ The Elegant Life (Rizzoli, September 2022) celebrates stunning interiors like this Hamptons home below.
Victoria Hagan’s monograph Live Now (Rizzoli) beckons with seaside sanctuaries like this Hamptons home beautifully imagined to frame the ocean views by the designer.
Beyond Bold: Inspiration, Collaboration, Evolution
Below, plantings by landscape architecture firm Oehme, van Sweden around a swimming pool in Southampton, N.Y., as featured in Beyond Bold: Inspiration, Collaboration, Evolution (The Pointed Leaf Press, September 2022)