Download E-books Felt Art Accents for the Home: 44 Elegant, Yet Easy, Projects PDF

By Trice Boerens

Felt... it isn't only for child's crafts anymore! long gone are the times while felt was once purely used with pipe cleaners and glitter. Now it is available in an excellent array of colours, textures, weights, and blends compatible for plenty of adult-crafting applications.

Well-known fashion designer Trice Boerens exhibits readers how one can flip this low-cost craft medium into subtle initiatives. utilizing thoughts reminiscent of embroidery, applique, and stenciling, Boerens provides greater than forty tasks to accessorize the house with sort. Pillows, desk runners, picture frames, and extra come to lifestyles via step by step directions and indulgent photography.

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Download E-books Dealer's Choice: At Home With Purveyors Of Antique And Vintage Furnishings PDF

By Carolyn Horwitz

Dealers of antiques and classic furniture are the last word layout trendsetters, environment the kinds which are by means of decorators, brands and, eventually, shoppers. With wide wisdom of layout heritage and an intuition for sniffing out undiscovered treasures and diamonds within the tough, the major buyers hand-pick the furnishings, art and gadgets that customize the areas we inhabit.
In their very own houses, those purchasers give you the chance to enable their imaginations run wild and to exhibit what's, for them, the cream of the crop. With beautiful samples of infrequent furnishings; exhaustingly curated collections of paintings and gadgets; an innate experience of style, colour, scale and share; and somewhat humor, the buyers layout environments for themselves that could function compelling examples to a person striving to create a novel home.
Dealer’s selection: At domestic with Purveyors of old and classic Furnishings good points lush colour images of the houses of the world’s preferable antiquaires. incorporated are the homes, flats, lofts, or even castles of purchasers focusing on mid-century modernist furnishings and items, antiquities and vintage eu ornamental works. those apartments in big apple, la, San Francisco, Chicago, East Hampton, Paris, Istanbul and in different places illustrate the best and such a lot own creations of the best tastemakers in inside design.

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Download E-books Ciudades para un pequeño planeta PDF

En este libro, basado en sus conferencias de Reith (1995), el arquitecto Richard Rogers presenta un nuevo y radical programa de acción para el futuro de nuestras ciudades. Demuestra los angeles influencia que ejercen l. a. arquitectura y el planeamiento urbano sobre nuestras vidas cotidianas, y advierte sobre el impacto potencialmente negativo que pueden suponerlas ciudades modernas sobre el medio ambiente. Rogers argumenta que sólo a través del planeamiento sostenible podremos proteger los angeles ecología de nuestro planeta y cumplir, así, con nuestras responsabilidades ante las generaciones venideras. El planeamiento urbano sostenible se configura, así, como nuestra œnica oportunidad genuine de crear unas ciudades dinámicas ideales que sean, a los angeles vez, respetuosas con los ciudadanos y con el medio ambiente.

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Download E-books The Complete Photo Guide to Curtains and Draperies: Do-It-Yourself Window Treatments PDF

By Linda Neubauer

The merely curtains e-book with the present kinds and step by step, photographed instructions.

The whole photograph consultant to Curtains and Draperies makes it effortless to decide on and build latest preferred window remedies. colour images current twenty kinds in quite a few room settings, materials, trims, and ornamental undefined, then convey how you can DIY. The tasks comprise adapted, romantic, and modern curtains and formal draperies with all kinds of pleats. There are step by step directions from begin to end: measuring the window, calculating yardage, slicing, stitching, and fitting. Following within the culture of CPi's best-sellingWindows with Style and Creative Window Treatments, Complete picture consultant to Curtains and Draperies is an quintessential a part of an all-new sequence of window decor books.

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Download E-books Vastu Living: Creating a Home for the Soul PDF

Feng shui, the traditional chinese language paintings and technology of discovering concord with nature, has develop into commonly followed within the West. Like Buddhism, which migrated from India eastward, feng shui is famous through jap students as having originated no longer in China yet in India, the place it really is often called Vastu Shastra, or the technology of structure. In Vastu residing, Kathleen Cox introduces readers to the artwork, technological know-how, and perform of vastu. Cox explains vastu's origins within the Vedas, its courting to the Hindu gods, its rules and instructions, and its conventional makes use of. Vastu residing indicates readers easy methods to perform vastu at domestic and within the workplace--from realizing its teachings on room format and furnishings placement to bringing the divine into each size of one's environment.

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Download E-books Doors, Windows & Skylights: Selecting & Installing (Ortho library) PDF

By Roberto Lombardi

New doorways, home windows, and skylights could make dramatic advancements within the visual appeal and effort potency of a house. This e-book publications the reader via each step of the choice and set up approach with easy-to-follow instructions and illustrations. distinct descriptions of the newest expertise can assist readers pick out the correct items and features.

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Download E-books Ausstellungen entwerfen / Designing Exhibitions PDF

By Aurelia Bertron

Ein analytisch aufgebauter und attraktiv illustrierter Leitfaden für Architekten, clothier und Museologen. Die Faszination einer Ausstellung entsteht durch die Dynamik eines Wechselbezugs von Kommunikation, Wissensvermittlung, Interaktion, Erlebnis und Kontemplation. Das Buch zeigt die Entstehungsphasen von Ausstellungen aus der Sicht der Gestalter. Themen sind Präsentation und Inszenierung, Darstellung und Vermittlung, textual content und Grafik, Typografie und format, Licht und Beleuchtung sowie Akustik. Der Prozess wird belegt anhand von typischen Skizzen, Diagrammen, Plänen, Wandabwicklungen, Simulationen, Darstellungen, Arbeitsmodellen in angepassten Maßstäben und Fotos realisierter Projekte. Bertron Schwarz Frey/Gruppe für Gestaltung (Berlin und Schwäbisch Gmünd) zählt zu den führenden Büros in Deutschland für visuelle Kommunikation, Museografie und Ausstellungsgestaltung; zu seinen Projekten gehören u.a. das Naturkundemuseum Berlin, das Schloss Ludwigsburg, die Stadtmuseen Rastatt und Weingarten sowie Wechselausstellungen für das Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland.

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Download E-books Consumer Behavior: In Fashion PDF

By Michael R. Solomon

For classes in patron habit in style and inside layout; in addition to related classes provided within the departments of Sociology, Psychology, and company. as well as contributing to the knowledge of why humans purchase issues, this article considers how items, providers, and comsumption actions give a contribution to the wider social international we adventure. This e-book not just probes the psyche of the yankee shopper, but in addition makes an attempt at any place attainable to contemplate the multicultural views of shoppers from worldwide. versions of shopper habit underscore the advanced interrelationships among the person patron and his/her social truth.

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Download E-books Assessment of Daylight Performance in Buildings: Methods and Design Strategies PDF

Lately a renewed emphasis at the advantages of right use of average gentle has targeted realization at the have to outline a brand new paradigm, to correctly investigate the range of the quantity mild that may be used not just to augment the presence of ordinary mild as an tool to stipulate indoor house expressively, but additionally to minimize the call for for electrical energy and thermal power intake in structures. "Assessment of sunlight functionality in constructions" offers with the various merits linked to using typical mild, evaluating architectural reviews, technological units and calculation equipment. It explores the spatial characteristics of equipped environments by utilizing common gentle, related to energy-saving innovations and visible convenience definition, even supposing in present architectural perform, sunlight is a drastically underexploited ordinary source. a formal typical lights approach, adapted to the necessities of architectural shape and customised to occupants practical wishes is a necessary aid to fashionable weather regulate guidelines, in addition to to energy-saving measures and to decreasing thermal quite a bit. An in-depth research of the various equipment of evaluate ordinary mild finds deficiencies and inaccuracies, displaying the necessity to outline a brand new calculation approach that merges in simple terms qualitative evaluate with the recent dynamic technique, regarding clients' personal tastes. basically meant for architects and architects, this booklet presents an advent to the categories of difficulties encountered and present on hand options to reinforce and to exhibit the perfect dose of sunlight contained in the structures, with an in depth recognition to energy-saving techniques and to indoor visible convenience. Written for practitioners whose paintings is said to layout and retrofit activities, the booklet can also be of curiosity to postgraduate scholars and teachers facing indoor layout optimization and energy-saving concerns.

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Download E-books Furniture Makeovers: Simple Techniques for Transforming Furniture with Paint, Stains, Paper, Stencils, and More PDF

Furniture Makeovers indicates tips on how to remodel drained furnishings into wonderful showpieces. you are going to by no means examine a hand-me-down wardrobe an identical manner back! The publication deals 26 easy-to-follow innovations that may be utilized to all sorts of items, from bookshelves to desks: portray, utilizing gold leaf, wallpapering, distressing, dip dyeing, and extra. as well as the center suggestions, writer and Knack Studios founder Barb Blair stocks 30 appealing before-and-after makeovers from her studio and descriptions tips to in attaining each one glance. With worthwhile step by step photos, a visible word list explaining the entire instruments and fabrics wanted, and a stunning modern aesthetic, Furniture Makeovers is a treasure trove of rules and guideline for the house decorator.

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