Finishing Touches: Styling Secrets to Transform Your Home

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BBC Worldwide, 2000 - House & Home - 132 pages
However fabulous the color of your walls, and however striking your furniture, it’s the carefully placed last-minute touches that really give a room life and style. In Finishing Touches, Linda Barker shows you how cushions, candles, and throws can add instant texture and dimension to a room, while clever use of lighting can change an uninviting space into a cozy retreat. And if you’re really short on time, Linda offers a series of Five-Minute Facelifts that will add instant chic. To get you started, there are 25 stylish projects—from customized cushion covers to an eye-catching, multi-hued filing cabinet. Packed with fresh ideas and expert advice, Finishing Touches will give you all the know-how you need to achieve designer style.

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Linda Barker is a renowned interior decorator whose books have sold more than a million copies worldwide. She was cohost of BBC’ s "Changing Rooms" and currently cohosts BBC "America’ s House Invaders," Barker’ s interiors have appeared in "House Beautiful "and other national publications, and her products for the home are available worldwide.

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