Many of us dream of having a life free from rent, mortgages and utility bills and for some this dream is being achieved by living in a tiny house. Small, compact buildings offer an appealing way to live more sustainably, providing smart, energy-efficient housing at low cost; a route to escaping the fina ...Show more
A compact guide to shopping for stylish bedlinen, offering practical information, with advice concerning economy, simplicity and environmental awareness. This is one of the small format titles in the "Chic Simple" series of guides to living in the 90s.
Category: Design | Reading Level: General Adult
A collection of the most fascinating and picturesque cottages from the National Trust. We all dream of escaping to a hideaway in the country - a green and pleasant idyll of country lanes with hawthorn hedges, a garden filled with hollyhocks and rosebushes, a cosy, flagstoned interior with a fire burning ...Show more
From beautiful design details that inspire to pretty personal spaces you'll want to call your own, this stunning volume from Veranda captures the allure of luxurious decorating. Learn all there is to know about creating a glorious home. VerandaDecorating takes you on an A-Z journey through the essentia ...Show more
Whether it's a dark, traditional Federation home transformed by light and modern styling or an artefact-filled eco-lodge, Hare + Klein seamlessly strikes the balance between casual living and elegant design, and is synonymous with relaxed, timeless and richly layered interiors. Featuring alluring photog ...Show more
Penny Brown presents 100 original beautifully flowing and sensuous Art Nouveau designs which can be combined with other images, or enlarged and used as the main theme for a special piece of work. Figures, flowers, plants, birds and other stylised images adorn the pages offering many ideas and there are ...Show more
Alexander McQueen: Evolution is the story of the designer's thirty-five runway shows and the genius behind them. From Jack the Ripper Stalks His Victims, his 1992 graduate collection, to Plato's Atlantis, the last show before his death in 2010, Lee Alexander McQueen was as celebrated for the meticulous ...Show more
With chapters on dressing for success, grown-up glamour, boudoir chic and red carpet style, "A Passion for Stilettos" will entertain and engage shoe lovers and fashion fanatics alike. This little book will appeal to the lifelong stilettos aficionado as well as girls who only wear heels on high days and ...Show more
With public interest in retro styling than ever, 'Retro Furniture Classics' is an invaluable sourcebook for anyone interested in buying vintage, period furniture, whether they enjoy following a particular designer or certain era of design history.
Part of a new series of beautiful gift art books, 100 Art Deco Fashion Masterpieces highlights 100 artworks from fashion illustrators of the era that was characterized by the allure of modernity, progression, women's liberation, luxury - leading to the short hemlines and androgyny of the Flapper, the ou ...Show more