From the author of the successful 150 Best series comes the debut entry in the forward-thinking Open Concept Houses series, filled with nearly 500 pages of color photos-sure to become the ultimate resource for this fast-growing trend in home design and renovation.
One of the hottest lifestyle trends today, open concept living spaces eliminate doorways and walls to create a large combined area for cooking, dining, entertaining, and relaxing. No longer are the kitchen, dining room, and living ro
With a foreword by Tricia Guild this is a comprehensive sourcebook with elegant sumptuous images. It examines the variety of fibres available, their origins and unique characteristics; reveals how fibres become fabrics by spinning, weaving and printing; and finally explains how fabrics are used for curtains, upholstery, cushions and trimmings.
Pallets: Upcycling projects offers 33 DIY pallet items where the humble pallet is transformed into affordable, practical and eco-friendly furniture, decor, toys, garden products and gifts. Upcycling is the term that is used for the creative recycling of discarded materials or unusable or unwanted items to create new products.
Palette: Upcycling-projekte bied 33 selfdoen palet-items waar die nederige palet omskep word in goedkoop, praktiese en eko-vriendelike meubels, dekor, speelgoed, tuinprodukte en geskenkitems. Upcycling is die term wat gebruik word vir kreatiewe herwinning van afvalmateriaal of onbruikbare, ongewensde items, om nuwe produkte wat waarde het te skep.
In this book the author explains a conceptual approach to analyzing space, light, enclosure, storage and display and decoration. Each area is divided into graspable topics, making it accessible for students and a useful handbook for experienced practitioners wishing to recharge their batteries.
Explores the role of the exhibition designer as a creative practitioner, and seeks to communicate a better understanding of the complexity of exhibition design as a discipline. Millions of people visit exhibitions of one sort or another every year, constituting a multi-billion dollar global industry.
A guide to creating retail spaces that offer an enticing spatial experience to customers. This book discusses the retail space in relation to its environment, and introduces methods of manipulating space and objects to create an exciting commercial interior. It includes up-to-the-minute examples and case studies.
Aimed at assisting practising and training interior designers, this text considers the basic principles involved in construction, how these principles operate in relation to the external enclosure of a building and considers the structural elements and materials used in interior construction.
Many people approach home decorating with trepidation, worried about the time and expense it may consume. The author takes a simple and time-saving approach and shows you how to create stylish accessories and stunning decorative effects in your home, with a minimum of effort and cost.