Calista's "Elements of Style" Table Book

Mistresses's hot new designer Calista Raines is making waves both with her big personality and her sought-after style. Looking at her own fashion sense, and her uber-chic LA pad, we're sure Calista is a scholar on great style. Perhaps that's why she's sporting the book, Elements of Style, on her coffee table. From the rising-star designer and author of the hit blog, Elements of Style, a full-color, fully illustrated book packed with honest advice, inspiration, ideas, and lessons learned about designing a home that reflects your personality and style.

Elements of Style is a uniquely personal and practical decorating guide that shows how designing a home can be an outlet of personal expression and an exercise in self-discovery. Drawing on her ten years of experience in the interior design industry, Erin Gates combines honest design advice and gorgeous professional photographs and illustrations with personal essays about the lessons she has learned while designing her own home and her own life the first being: none of our homes or lives is perfect.