This week we have been busy stocking the store with great reads for late summer. These books make the perfect hostess gifts or just add them to your personal collection!

American Fashion Cookbook (Assouline) offers favorite recipes from the greatest fashion designers of all time. Some highlights? Zac Posen's "Butterscotch Wafers",  Bill Blass' "Meatloaf",  Tommy Hilfiger's "Brownies" and Diane Von Furstenburg's "Saturday Night Chicken".

American Fashion Cookbook - $65.00

CONDE NAST Traveller Photographs (Assouline)
A stunning yellow cover with over sized black type; this book makes a statement on any coffee table. Perfect for the world traveler...or dreamer. Beautiful double page photos with historical backgrounds and photographer's notes.

Conde Nast Traveler Photographs - $139.95

Vintage Cocktails (Assouline) - A selection of cocktail recipes and stunning full page photographs, this spiral bound recipe book is full of classic martini recipes and other favourites such as the Screwdriver, Rusty Nail, Side Car, Whisky Sour and Mint Julep...Bottoms Up!

Vintage Cocktails - $74.95

Two choices from Taschen:

Taschen's New York - Hotels, Restaurants & Shops; covering all the must-see boutiques, famous places to grab a bite and the chicest hotels. A complete city map and stunning photos make this book a must have for any NYC traveler.

Taschen's New York - $69.95

Taschen's London - Hotels, Restaurants & Shops:

Taschen's London - $69.95