A New Edition in “Best of” Book Series Devotes Eight Sections to the Best Projects and Products from the Past 10 Years

NEW YORK, December 21, 2016 — Interior Design magazine ( announced the release of Decade of Design ($49.95USD), a 10-year collection of extraordinary design by leaders in the field. 

As part of the magazine’s “Best of” book series (which also includes Best of Residential, Best of Hospitality and Best of Office), this oversized, hardcover visual feast is a must-have resource on the best design work being done across all sectors today. Decade of Design spotlights the best projects and products from the past ten years—varying from Elliott + Associates’ Route 66 gas station and fast-food joint to Jacobs’ Digitas Health offices to bDot’s elevated take on the childhood tree house. More than 300 innovative, influential projects and 150-plus products - many of them Interior Design Best of Year Award winners – are included.

“This compendium surveys shining achievements completed between 2006 and 2015, resulting in a what’s-what of the most innovative spaces,” says Interior Design Editor-in-Chief Cindy Allen. “Taken as a whole, this book forms a chronological window on design, a snapshot that celebrates these firms’ superlative work, takes stock of where the industry has been, and forecasts where we’re headed.” Spanning all genres, the projects and products within Decade of Design represent the apex of global design, celebrating the impressive output of the world’s leading design companies.

The book is divided into eight sections, each focusing on different types of architecture and design. Seven chapters are devoted to projects: Office, Hotel, Restaurant, Residential, Retail, Showroom and Mix (includes coverage of transportation, sport/leisure, culture, lobby/communal space and entertainment).  A larger eighth section is devoted to products of all types.

Decade of Design will be available for order here and will be released on, Barnes & Noble and in select bookstores across the country for $49.95 USD in February 2017.

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Decade of Design 

272 pages, $49.95

592 photographs

ISBN: 978-0-9833263-9-7