The Essential Guide to Decorating

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Allen & Unwin, 2002 - Interior decoration - 320 pages
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Covers all aspects of decorating your home, from painting and wallpapering to soft furnishings and accessories. 25 projects to suit every home are accompanied by clear, step-by-step photography. The book is full of inspiring ideas for every room of the house, from kitchen accessories to bedroom textures. Australian references.

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Mood boards
Planning your home
Choosing your paint
Choosing your wallpaper
Choosing your tiles
Choosing your flooring
Felt rug and floor cushion
Lighting your living room
Planning your bathroom 240
Framed mosaic splashback panel 248
Recycled glass bead curtain 256
Planning work and play areas 268
Striped room dividing blinds 274
Lighting for work and play 286

Windows and dressings
Fires and fireplaces
Architectural features
Planning your living room
Stencilled autumn leaves
Decorative screen with
Planning connecting areas 292
Connecting areas storage 298
Lighting connecting areas 306
Acknowledgements 316

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About the author (2002)

Vinny Lee is a writer and stylist specializing in interior lifestyle features. She has written several books on design, including Kitchens, Designs for Living, Quiet Places, and Zen Interiors. Her work has appeared a variety of publications including Homes & Gardens and House & Garden magazine. She lives in France.

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