Designing with books is no novel concept. We’ve all explored the many ways chic reads can enhance a rooms aesthetic. From coffee tablescapes and color-blocked bookshelves to color-coded and clever ombré displays, books have proven to be the finishing touches and cozy details that make a house a home. Casting aside the famous adage “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” when it comes to designing with books it’s been all about the cover: the detailing of the spine or brightly-hued jacket. Well, the latest trend in book design might inspire people to to flip our books around and give the pages the credit they deserve. Recently, we’ve spotted noteworthy tomes sporting super chic colorways… on their edges. Here are some of our favorite “edgy” reads.
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