Author: Linda Petrin
Publisher: WinePress Publishing
The Seven Lifestyle Principles is a ground breaking process developed to help you define your lifestyle so you can decorate your home to express your sense of beauty, function, and values.
Author: Katharine Kaye McMillan, Patricia Hart McMillan
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Do you long to create picture-perfect rooms but can’t quite seem to achieve them? Do you want better functioning spaces for working, playing, or living? Do you clamor to express your personal style? If you said “yes” to any of these questions, you’ve turned to the right source for real answers from the pros. Home Decorating For Dummies, 2nd Edition is for all kinds of people in all kinds of decorating situations, including: First-time buyers or renters. You have a whole new place to decorate. Where do you start? Second- or third-time home buyers. Whether you’ve gone up or down in size, stayed in the same region or moved to a whole new one, you need to know how to make your old furniture work in a new setting, how to add furnishings, and how to make your style seem fresh. Newly blended families. He has furniture, she has furniture, they have furniture. Can it all work together harmoniously? Indeed! And anyone else who loves decorating. Don’t forget: Imagination counts. Each part of Home Decorating For Dummies, deals with a broad area of decorating, and each chapter contains specific and detailed information. You'll discover tips on Basic planning – where to begin when you want to start decorating Creating surface interest – the effects of color, pattern, and texture, and the problems created by too much or too little of them Creating backgrounds – what you need to know about the special decorating requirements of your walls Tackling tough rooms – how to effectively decorate rooms that have special functional requirements Accessorizing with art and other stuff – adding the final flourishes to every space in your place Home Decorating For Dummies, 2nd Edition contains all the basics – including how to figure out what you can spend; how to spend it; and the latest and greatest in styles, trends, and technology. What do you do with your space next? The possibilities are endless.
Author: Infinite Ideas, Lizzie O'Prey
Publisher: Infinite Ideas
Everyone should have a dream home. It's fantasy homes we object to. Design your dream home won't help you to replicate Caesar's garage or Marie Antoinette's en suite pantry. What it will do is give you over 50 wonderful ideas to make your home unique, beautiful,relaxing and a true reflection of your personality. Whether you live in a city duplex or a stately home Design your dream home has inspirational and practical ideas to help you achieve your perfect living space.
Author: Norman Porter
Interior Design The Ultimate Guide To Decorating Your Home, Plus Inexpensive Design Ideas Interior Design: The Ultimate Guide To Decorating Your Home, Plus Inexpensive Design IdeasThis book is particularly drafted for your assistance so that you can decorate your house as per your dreams. Lots of people can't hire an interior designer because their budget doesn't allow them to do this. This special book is designed for your assistance. After reading this book, you will be able to learn the basics of designing. You can experiment different colors and decorations in your house. There is no harm to use an online tool to modify the images of your rooms to check the effect of various colors and wall hangings. You can use wall art, crafts, wallpapers, colors and even furniture of different sizes. These simple elements will help you to give a glamorous touch to your house. You can use fresh plants, colors, old furniture and lots of other things to give a new look to your house. This book has some images for your assistance. Just consider your budget and available space. Your work can be easy and quick. Here is a preview of what you'll learn: Fundamental Principles of Interior Design Interior Design Ideas for Kitchen How to decorate Bedroom and Bathrooms? Decorate Your Living Room
Author: Mary Young
You're no idiot, of course. You hold the "best dressed" title at the office, you have a knack for accessorizing everyting from your office to your kitchen countertops, and you always manage to keep cool under pressure. But when it comes to decorating your home, you feel like dunking your head into a gallon of paint. Don't test color combinations on your body yet! The Complete Idiot's Guide to Decorating Your Home, second edition, enables you to create a homey look without all the blood, sweat, and tears. From setting a realistic budget to understanding the tools of the trade, feel confident about home decorating.
Author: Gail Green
Whether you own or rent, designing and decorating small spaces can be a challenge. Where do you start? How much should you budget? Is DIY decorating an option, or is working with a professional the best way to achieve results? An Insider’s Guide to Interior Design for Small Spaces answers all these questions and more, welcoming you to the world of small space design and helping you transform your home quickly—and without breaking the bank. Drawing on more than thirty years of design experience, author Gail Green introduces you to interior design basics and guides your journey through four distinct focus areas: • Color and paint • Furniture arrangement and selection • Lighting • Architectural changes Green shares her expert tips for solving common design and decorating issues, such as how to make a small space look bigger, how to choose the best colors for small rooms, how to select the best furniture for small rooms and how to organize a small space on any budget. Renters will discover landlord-approved design ideas for small spaces, and homeowners will learn how to increase property value through minor renovations. Home is the most important space in our lives. It’s where we wake up every morning and go to sleep at night. It’s where we spend time with our families and relax after a long day of work. When we invest in our homes, we invest in ourselves. Fortunately, interior design for small apartments and other spaces doesn’t have to be costly or time consuming. With An Insider’s Guide to Interior Design for Small Spaces, you’ll avoid common pitfalls and overspending, and learn how to implement minor enhancements for immediate results. Impress yourself and others by applying professional tricks and techniques to transform your living space into a beautiful, upscale dwelling you’re happy to call home.
Author: Kelly Joseph
Interior Design Interior Design Basics - Learn How to Decorate Your Home To Look Gorgeous! Do you live in a house but not a home because you have no idea how to decorate your space? Are the rooms in your apartment or house filled with a mix of furniture and art that a professional would never dream of putting together? Do you long for a relaxing haven and a home you can be proud of?You have come to the right place! In this book, Interior Design: Interior Design Basics - Learn How to Decorate Your Home to Look Gorgeous! You wil learn everything you need to know to help you get started decorating your home without having to hire a decorator. In this book, you will discover: A fun quiz that will help you identify your individual decorating style. How to decorate on any budget from $100 to $10,000. How to budget and how save money. Accents, colors, and design elements that will complement any style. A beginner's guide to what steps you need to take to make your project run smoothly.
Author: Denny Daikeler
Individuals must find a unique home decoration style that is perfectly suited to them to be truly happy, a process outlined by a qualified designer through exercises aimed toward understanding the relationship our living spaces play in our well being. Original. 25,000 first printing.
Author: Paula Robinson, Phil Robinson
Publisher: Random House
Most of us want to improve our homes and to increase their value at the same time, but very few of us have the money to spend on a professional architect. In Room Planner designer Paula Robinson gives you all the ideas and practical information you need to adapt the space in which you live. The book features over 100 clear, colour-coded plans allowing you to pick and choose layouts and designs according to what's appropriate for your home, whether you have a bedsit or a five-bedroom house. To reflect changing lifestyles, the emphasis is very much on versatility and flexibility, with chapters on High-performance space (making maximum use of available space), Valuable space (dividing space to create additional rooms and increase property value), Flexible space (creating moveable partitions) and Individual space (innovative solutions for particular rooms). There's also basic advice and tips, including: Using colour in the home: blue helps to focus the mind and intellect; green has harmonious, soothing effects; yellow stimulates and invigorates; orange stimulates the appetite. Using shapes: the kidney shape brings a softness and flexibility to interiors; circles introduce a sense of freedom and space. Creating atmosphere: an inset fire set higher up in the wall can have a stunning effect; backlit cupboard doors draw the eye; concealed lighting introduces mood and atmosphere while creating a sense of depth; mirroring the wall opposite the entrance door can bring life and character to a property. This is an essential manual not only for homeowners seeking to rethink their living space, but also for those who are building their home from scratch. Paula and Phil's guide will inspire in you the confidence and enthusiasm to maximise the potential of your living space, so that you too can create your dream home.
Author: Caroline Clifton-Mogg
Part of the Ryland Peters and Small collection of books devoted to the pleasures of life: health and wellbeing, our homes and gardens, the food we eat, the wine we drink. Ryland Peters and Small staff has enormous fun creating their books, and they hope you have as much fun reading them.
Author: Kita Marie Williams
Publisher: Shekita Williams
Astrology & Interior Design is an eBook that explores supposed design and decor preferences for each zodiac sign. It also has step by step instructions to help you discover your rising sign, and other important birth chart attributes that influence your style.
Author: Treena Crochet
Publisher: Taunton Press
The author features the American bungalow, illuminating the various elements of this Victorian classic while also discussing restoration techniques, adding modern conveniences, and much, much more.
Author: Debbie Wiener
Publisher: Penguin Group
A practical guide to home decorating introduces a host of realistic, stylish, and comfortable design solutions that include no-nonsense ideas for economical, low-maintenance rugs, flooring, furnishings, tiling, window treatments, and storage solutions that can look great while withstanding the wear and tear of everyday life. Original.
Author: Barbara Jean Jennings
How to Rearrange Furniture and Accessories Clients Already Own and Make Money in Your Own Home Decorating Business. Learn the secrets top interior designers use to create beautiful rooms. Manual covers how to conduct consultations, questions to ask, business setup, marketing and promoting business. Written by West Coast Pioneer in Redesign and Director of The Academy of Staging and Redesign hosted at Decorate-Redecorate.Com. Includes detailed guidance, before and after photos, illustrations, tools to use and includes multiple forms. Based on author's 40 years in redesign, home staging and home based businesses.