A collector—of china, of linens, of books—she explains that the only way to keep harmony is through editing. Foley’s romantic long island, new york, property—consisting of an eighteenth-century farmhouse and several outbuildings—serves as her personal laboratory and reflects a simple and well-designed style inherited from the basic tenets of Shaker design.
Tricia Foley Life/Style: Elegant Simplicity at Home #ad - . In this book, foley addresses such aspects of home design as selecting the perfect shade of white, bringing collected objects together, creating artful tabletops, setting up the pantry, organizing the home office, and much more. Rizzoli publications. Designer and lifestyle authority Tricia Foley illustrates her approach to creating elegantly pared-down environments for the home and work space.
The designer provides a treasure trove of useful ideas, from her favorite storage products and essential items for the guest room to seasonal entertaining ideas and holiday decor.
Nancy Braithwaite: SimplicityRizzoli #ad - In the world of interior design, Nancy Braithwaite is known for her single-minded devotion to the principle that has guided her work for more than forty years: simplicity. Braithwaite’s work is luxuriously minimalist, its beauty inextricably tied to its Shaker-like purity. She then presents three categories of style—country, classic, and contemporary—and explains and illustrates each with iconic rooms from her portfolio.
Interior designer nancy Braithwaite’s long-awaited first book is a striking tutorial in the power of simplicity in design. Braithwaite takes the reader deep into her singular vision. Finally, she presents several houses as case studies, South Carolina, displaying the power of these principles in action and emphasizing the importance of craftsmanship in design, from a stunning modern seaside retreat on Kiawah Island, to her unforgettable country house in Atlanta.
Nancy Braithwaite: Simplicity #ad - Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. In braithwaite’s world, excess is not opulent. Simplicity is opulent. Divided into five sections, color, including architecture, the book begins with her manifesto on simplicity and the aspects of design used to achieve it, pattern, scale, texture, and composition. While her work varies from art deco to country, and every room must have a level of power that comes from commanding scale, the underlying rules remain the same: every element should strive to be simple and powerful without compromise, subtleties of color, repetition of elements, or the sheer beauty of forms.
Monochrome Home: Elegant Interiors in Black and WhiteRyland Peters & Small #ad - Following on, let there be light provides examples of interiors with a whiter, brighter approach, while The Dark Room visits homes that have employed darker monochrome palettes. Ryland Peters Small. Hilary robertson demonstrates how, whether used alone or together, these contrasting shades can create dramatic effects at home, from the classic to the eclectic.
Next, architects and designers across the globe from london and Paris to Copenhagen, Hilary Robertson shows how to bring the look right up to date, in Monochrome Home, visiting the fabulously inspiring homes of artists, rural Sweden, and NYC. Hilary robertson demonstrates how, whether used alone or together, these contrasting shades can create dramatic effects at home, from the classic to the eclectic.
Monochrome Home: Elegant Interiors in Black and White #ad - Decorating in black and white is perennially popular and eternally chic. Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. Sought-after interiors stylist hilary Robertson celebrates the stylish simplicity of the monochromatic home—elegant interiors in black, white, and every shade of grey in between. Decorating in black and white is perennially popular and eternally chic.
In the first chapter, the monochrome palette, grey matters, Hilary analyzes five different monochrome schemes, Dark Looks, providing moodboards for different effects: In Black and White, Shades of Pale, and In the Mix.
This is Home: The Art of Simple LivingHardie Grant #ad - Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. Ryland Peters Small. How to create balance within a room while reflecting your decorating style. The feel of a home: Create interiors that make you feel, and have an emotional connection. How to introduce decorative elements that make for authentic interiors. Surrounding spaces: key ideas to consider when creating your place in relation to its environment - from the surrounding landscape to local community.
Maintaining the focus: Ways to evolve what's important for you and keep focussed on your aesthetic and lifestyle. Happy renewal: How to keep your home fresh without exhausting or expensive overhauls. Rest and revive: how our homes can function as a place to rest our bodies, rejoice in our relationships and restore our values.
This is Home: The Art of Simple Living #ad - This is home provides examples and case studies of places with a global and timeless feel that haven't always been renovated in the traditional sense but are true homes. Featuring eight case studies from australia, the US and Europe, This is Home will inspire you with beautiful, and nearly 200 color photographs, authentic places you want to be – today.
Chapters include:the big picture: how to determine your decorating personality, and what's authentic for you. Starting over: let go of the past and create a home for the person you are today, with a focus on decision-making and the art of editing. Living for now: work out a budget for your time and money using your values as a guide.
It's about living simply – finding the essence of what makes you happy at home and creating spaces that reflect your needs and style.
Victoria Hagan: Dream SpacesRizzoli #ad - Ryland Peters Small. After twenty-five years of running a successful business, she shares her philosophy on attaining good taste and expressing an attitude through her work. Victoria hagan: dream spaces is a beautiful and inspiring collection of this design superstar’s work and a must for every interior design library.
Breathtaking new interiors from this iconic designer, called “the reigning queen of restrained elegance”In her much-anticipated second book, Victoria Hagan features an exquisite selection of new interiors that embody the “soft modern” look that distinguishes her work. A major force in the design community, Hagan is the master of juxtaposing old and new, showing luxury through simplicity, and creating homes that reflect their owners’ lives.
Victoria Hagan: Dream Spaces #ad - In these appealing, timeless projects—including a New York penthouse, a Nantucket beach house, and a Western ranch—formal architecture is loosened up with a generosity of spirit and an appreciation for the whimsies of style. Throughout, hagan discourses on the spirit of the unexpected detail—a vintage mirror or a unique chair—that adds soul and modernity.
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The Kinfolk Home: Interiors for Slow LivingArtisan #ad - Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. The kinfolk Home Interiors for Slow Living. Some have constructed modern urban homes from blueprints, while others nurture their home’s long history. Featuring inviting photographs and insightful profiles, and essays, interviews, each home tour is guaranteed to inspire. What all of these spaces have in common is that they’ve been put together carefully, slowly, and with great intention.
New york times bestseller when the Kinfolk Table was published in 2013, it transformed the way readers across the globe thought about small gatherings. Ryland Peters Small. The kinfolk home takes readers inside 35 homes around the world, Scandinavia, from the United States, Japan, and beyond. In this much-anticipated follow-up, beautiful, and cultivating community—allows you to create a more considered, simplifying your life, Kinfolk founder Nathan Williams showcases how embracing that same ethos—of slowing down, and intimate living space.
Victoria Hagan: Interior PortraitsRizzoli #ad - Throughout, hagan discourses on the spirit of cherished objects—a print of birds in flight, a vintage star-shaped mirror, or a chair with an unusual silhouette—that add soul and modernity. Always looking to the view, Hagan effortlessly makes a close connection of interior spaces to the surrounding landscape.
Since then she has become renowned for her intelligent integration of architectural and interior design, her sophisticated color palette, her refined use of materials, and her strong silhouettes. The houses profiled—ranging from elegant urban residences to casual weekend retreats—reveal Hagan’s unerring attention to what Proust called "the unexpected detail, " which makes her interiors beautiful as well as timeless.
Victoria Hagan: Interior Portraits #ad - Rizzoli International Publications. Ryland Peters Small. With stunning photography and personal insights into Hagan’s design philosophy, Victoria Hagan: Interior Portraits is an artful and inspiring collection of this design superstar’s oeuvre. The first book to survey the work of this iconic designer, known for her serene "new American classic" look.
One of today’s most influential designers, Victoria Hagan exploded onto the scene in 1988 when New York magazine devoted the cover of its design issue to one of her rooms. Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. The kinfolk Home Interiors for Slow Living.
For the Love of White: The White and Neutral HomeHarper Design #ad - You just can’t beat it. Chrissie rucker whether you live in a tiny city apartment, a rambling country cottage or an elegant town house For the Love of White offers the definitive book on decorating with white and neutral ones. Ryland Peters Small. Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. Create calming, peaceful spaces in your home with white and neutral tones with the first home decorating book from The White Company, published as this much-loved brand celebrates its twenty-fifth anniversary.
For the Love of White: The White and Neutral Home #ad - The kinfolk Home Interiors for Slow Living. Rizzoli International Publications. Illustrated with specially commissioned photography by leading interiors photographer, Chris Everard and organized into three sections—Country, Town and Coastal—the book provides both the advice and the inspiration needed to transform your home.
The thing about white is that it goes with everything, it is a canvas for life, whoever you are and whatever your tastes. From room schemes for light, bright family kitchens and calming bedrooms to the all-important finishing touches—this is a book to be inspired by again and again.
Down to Earth: Laid-back Interiors for Modern LivingHarry N. Abrams #ad - While habitat walked readers through the decorating process step-by-step, Liess’s latest title takes a step beyond the basics and invites readers to incorporate the main components of her familiar design aesthetic: nature, easy living, and approachability. Rizzoli International Publications. While each home has a different architectural style, fingerprints of Liess’s down-to-earth style are evident throughout.
Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. Ryland Peters Small. The kinfolk Home Interiors for Slow Living. With evocative photos and substantive design advice, Down to Earth focuses on creating a lifestyle that inspires creativity and functionality. Throughout the book, a turn- of-the-century american foursquare, a classic American historical home, a modern villa, Liess shows readers how to incorporate six guiding principles in six unique homes: a new farmhouse, a lakeside contemporary house, and a cedar and glass house on a bluff.
Down to Earth: Laid-back Interiors for Modern Living #ad - An elevated yet accessible follow-up to lauren Liess’s Habitat, showcasing her signature easy-living lifestyle Down to Earth picks up right where Lauren Liess’s critically acclaimed Habitat left off.
Suzanne Kasler: Timeless StyleRizzoli #ad - Offering a wealth of original design ideas that are refreshing and full of verve, Timeless Style is a welcome addition to any library of interior design books. She brings southern charm, European sensibility, and a respect for architectural details to her interiors. Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. Lavishly illustrated, from a luxurious georgian mansion in Atlanta’s Buckhead to a sophisticated farmhouse in Tennessee and a beach house in Watersound, this beautiful volume showcases a range of Kasler’s projects, Florida.
Inspired by fashion, adds grosgrain or satin banding to the bottom of a chair cover, accents draperies with Chanel-like piped borders, Kasler uses a scarf as a throw, or embellishes a bed frame with delicate handpainted patterns. The kinfolk Home Interiors for Slow Living. Her neutral palette, spiced with hits of color, creates warm spaces that are elegant yet inviting.
Suzanne Kasler: Timeless Style #ad - Rizzoli International Publications. Suzanne kasler is known for her classically inspired rooms, pretty palettes, and comfortable spaces. Kasler’s mélange of antiques, midcentury pieces, and modern furniture makes her layered interiors attractive and livable. It is these exquisite haute couture details that drive her design aesthetic.
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The Finer Things: Timeless Furniture, Textiles, and DetailsClarkson Potter #ad - They should outlast trends and our loving day-to-day use. Used book in Good Condition. Rizzoli International Publications. Nancy Braithwaite Simplicity. Weaving together the insights and guidance of dozens of wallpaper and paint specialists, and interior designers, textile fabricators, accessories artisans, Lemieux has curated an unparalleled education in recognizing the hallmarks of timeless, heirloom-quality pieces.
With a foreword by miles redd, this luxurious decorating resource trains the eye to recognize enduring, quality home goods and to use them to dazzling design effect. Quality matters. Hundreds of elegant home interiors—both iconic examples from the past and stunning residences today--represent the range of luxurious and customized environments that can be created with fine décor.
The Finer Things: Timeless Furniture, Textiles, and Details #ad - But how does one recognize quality and judge whether something is well made?Christiane Lemieux set out to answer this question by interviewing the world’s greatest experts. The finer things Timeless Furniture Textiles and Details. Ryland Peters Small. Just as a home’s foundation should be built to stand the test of time, objects, too, should the furniture, so, and elements of our rooms speak to an enduring sense of beauty and comfort.
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