It is an exciting day for Jan Showers fans, as
her second book, Glamorous Retreats, is released this month! Four years ago her
first book, Glamorous Rooms, was published, and I had to buy a second copy
because I read my first so many times, it was falling apart! Jan Showers is
truly the epitome of glamorous. It was once written that, “A serene Grace Kelly in To Catch a Thief might have been Showers’
perfect client…” and coincidentally Showers herself, a stunning Dallas blonde, bears a resemblance
to Princess Grace.
was a monograph of Showers’ work over the past 25-30 years, divided into
chapters about how to approach design and decorating,
Glamorous Retreats showcases numerous second and third homes Showers has
decorated over the past decade. Glamorous Retreats takes you inside the
glamorous lifestyles of Showers’ clients, and it features a variety of design
aesthetics, many of which are completely different than Glamorous Rooms. Let’s
take a look inside!
preview of the eye candy, captured by photographer Jeff McNamara, in Glamorous
Retreats. Click to order your copy of Glamorous Retreats… Of course, I will need
two, please! Oh, and if you are in the market for an exquisite home in Dallas, be sure and check out this one for sale in Highland Park, decorated by Jan Showers!