The Complete Idiot's Guide to Decorating Your Home

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Alpha Books, 1997 - Interior decoration - 292 pages
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You're no idiot, of course. You hold the "best dressed" title at the office, you have a knack for accessorizing everyting from your office to your kitchen countertops, and you always manage to keep cool under pressure. But when it comes to decorating your home, you feel like dunking your head into a gallon of paint. Don't test color combinations on your body yet! The Complete Idiot's Guide to Decorating Your Home enables you to create a homey look without all the blood, sweat, and tears. From setting a realistic budget to understanding the tools of the trade, feel confident about home decorating. In this Complete Idiot's Guide, you get:

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Contents

Making Your House a Home
1
From Castles in the flir to DowntoEarth
11
From Castles in the Air to DowntoEarth
13
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Mary Ann Young is the author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Decorating Your Home and The Complete Idiot's Guide to Needlework. She has contributed to Martha Stewart Living, Better Homes and Gardens, and Country Living magazines. Mary Ann and her husband are founders of Camden Harbor Company, a design/build firm in Rockport, Maine, where they live with their two children.

Nussbaum, formerly a restaurant cook, pastry chef, and baker in San Francisco, is a writer specializing in food and lifestyle topics.

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