1000 Practical Ideas for Home Decoration

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Universe Pub., 2001 - Architecture - 528 pages
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Using interiors created by artists, interior designers and decorators from all over the world, and incorporating the latest in furniture and object design, this book is a practical encyclopedia of home decoration. Aimed at a general audience, it offers over 500 pages of useful ideas, tips, suggestions, advice and solutions for anyone interested in decorating a first time home or remodeling an existing space.

Choose the perfect drapes. Find the ideal flooring for any room. Install atmospheric lighting. Select complementary colors and textures. Transform big or small spaces. Even the toughest of design challenges are addressed.

From space distribution to layout, from materials and colors to styles and fabrics, even incorporating furniture and lighting, 1,000 Practical Ideas for Home Decorating presents basic concepts of interior design in a clear and easy to follow style. Beautiful photographs, drawings and informative sidebars provide inspiration for those beginning to explore the principles of interior design. Crammed full of ideas that anyone can use, 1,000 Practical Ideas for Home Decorating is the basic resource for interior design.

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Contents

Foreword
6
Basic principles of decoration 10 coverings
112
Choosing a style 14 The importance of complements
123
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About the author (2001)

Anna Ventura is an interior designer and writer living and working in Barcelona, Spain.

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