The Collected Home: Rooms with Style, Grace, and History

Author(s): Darryl Carter; Trish Donnally

Architecture & Interiors

Readers who love new traditional design that's clean and refined yet comfortable will find inspiration and liberation in how acclaimed designer and author Darryl Carter perceives the home as a collection of beloved hand-selected items.

In The New Traditional, Darryl Carter laid out the principles of his widely recognized and beloved design aesthetic, which balances individual comfort with a subtle color palette to achieve serene and timeless style. Now, Darryl explores the essence of what brings a home to life, from textures to multipurpose furniture to unexpected objects.

The Collected Home
dazzles with gorgeous photographs of rooms and details, and enlightening text about what makes a space extraordinary. Additionally, Darryl provides--for the first time ever--hands-on advice for approaching home design, such as defining short- and long-term goals, from selecting an antique door knocker to planning the architectural elements of an addition.

Lavishly illustrated, this book is a must-have for anyone who desires a home that feels richly layered, full of character, and unquestionably calm.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780307953940
  • : Crown Publishing Group
  • : Crown Publishing Group
  • : October 2012
  • : 251mm X 251mm
  • : United States
  • : December 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 747
  • : English
  • : Hardback
  • : Darryl Carter; Trish Donnally
  • : 200 Colour Photos
  • : 208