"The Hicks book is THE book of the season."
—Stephen Drucker, Editor in Chief, House Beautiful
"[A] lavish illustrated survey of the renowned British decorator’s work by his son...plenty of dish on Hicks’s glamorous life and times..."
—The New York Times Magazine
"[A]n elegant volume that showcases Hicks' power to conjure up an entirely new atmosphere and transform a space into an enchanting oasis. With 700 breath taking illustration this gorgeous book will be an instant classic…!" —Le Petit Blog
"If you are a Hicks fan, or if you collect monographs of great designers, I think this book will be a worthy addition to your collection."
—Peak of Chic
"If you can't get to Paris to experience David Hicks designs in person then I recommend the new book, David Hicks: A Life of Design
by his son Ashley Hicks."
"[A]n intimate portrait of the ultimate designer...a technicolor biography..."
—Design New England
About the Author
is a designer of interiors, furniture, carpet, and fabric. He has designed private homes in the U.K., New York, Italy, and Switzerland, as well as retail stores for his wife, Allegra Hicks, in London and New York. He lives in London.