Living in the Arts and Crafts Style: Your Complete Home Decorating Guide
Now available in paperback, this practical handbook is designed to help both beginners and aficionados decorate in the Arts and Crafts style. The movement's timeless appeal, characterized by superior craftsmanship and natural materials, is at home in any interior. Living in the Arts and Crafts Style helps readers understand what makes an Arts and Crafts space, from fabrics and wall treatments to warm lighting. For each element, whether a dining chair or a bathroom tile, photographs and drawings describe a range of typical styles. Special sidebar sections focus on classic designers of the erafrom William Morris to Gustav Stickleyproviding a look at their signature motifs and most famous pieces. Accessible text and glowing visuals give the reader the tools to take on home projects ranging from small accents to large-scale interior design. With hundreds of inspiring photographs as well as pictorial examples, this is the most comprehensive and useful guide available to decorating and dwelling in the Arts and Crafts style.
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Ambrose Heal American Arts armchair Arts and Crafts Avenue bedroom brass Burrows & Co.'s C.F.A. Voysey cabinet ceramics chair designed Charles Rennie Mackintosh color copper Crafts designers Crafts furniture Crafts interior Crafts Movement Crafts style Craftsman cushion dado rail desk dining room dresser embroidered Ernest Gimson fabric designs feature fireplace floral motifs Frank Lloyd Wright Frieze furniture designs geometric design Glasgow School Greene & Greene Gustav Stickley highly House inlaid inspired Kelmscott kitchen leather Liberty Liberty & Co Liberty's light linen living room Louis Comfort Tiffany mahogany medieval metalwork modern Morris & Co natural original ornaments painted pattern pewter Philip Webb popular pottery RECOGNIZE ARTS Roycroft rugs Sanderson's seat settle sideboard simple stained glass stenciling stylized Sussex chairs table lamp textile designs Tiffany tiles Tudric upholstered upholstery fabric vase Voysey wallhanging wallpaper designs Wiener Werkstatte William de Morgan William Morris's Willow window wood wooden floor wooden paneling woven