There is absolutely no shame in admitting that you own a coffee table book or two that you have barely skimmed through, because if we are being honest, the main reason people buy said books is for decorative purposes. Due to their rather large size and stunning imagery, though, coffee table books can be quite an investment, so wouldn’t you want to buy one that will actually entice you and your guests to open it up and read it?
As a fashion-coffee-table-book connoisseur myself, I love discovering a stunning new book to put on display in my home, and this season, whether you’re looking to treat yourself or others, a coffee table book is always a great idea. Naturally, all the ones listed below are fashion-focused, covering everything from the history of sneakers to rare Polaroids captured by Andy Warhol. Out of the 21 fashion coffee table books ahead, there is not one you won’t want to open up and read over and over again.