Painted Furniture Patterns
The latest craze in interior decorating, painted furniture is an original and versatile way to add new life to old rooms - and with this book, even the beginner can achieve spectacular results. Painted Furniture Patterns is divided into four chapters of exclusive themed sets of patterns - "Ribbons and Bows, " "English Rose, " "Sun, Moon and Stars, " and "Classic Collection" - and contains 34 ready-to-use motifs, ranging from pretty wild roses and fluttering swags and bows to the classical beauty of lyres an laurel wreaths - simply trace down and paint. By following the detailed, step-by-step color photography and clear instructions, you can create a fabulous new look for a familiar room with the minimum of fuss and expense and with maximum fun. Each reusable pattern can be enlarged or reduced for stunning effect, whether you are creating a theme for a whole room or enhancing an object or feature with a single eye-catching detail. Now everyone can achieve spectacular results at the stroke of a brush!
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