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Better Homes and Gardens New Decorating Book , Better Homes and Gardens
1 Better Homes and Gardens New Decorating Book  Better Homes and Gardens
069600092X / 9780696000928 Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 1984 (NOT the Revised edition). Very clean; unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. Jacket has closed rips and crumpling. Flap creased. BIG BOOK, 432pp, Index, 500+ color photos. Language: English. NOTE: Large format; cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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Better Homes and Gardens: Living the Country Life , Cullison, Pamela Wilson (editor)
2 Better Homes and Gardens: Living the Country Life  Cullison, Pamela Wilson (editor)
0696011808 / 9780696011801 Good.  
Hardcover. Stated 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket 1985. Back flap creased; scratches to jacket. Light-to-average wear. 320pp, Index, 100s of color photos on all areas of country style. Language: English. NOTE: Large format; cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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Creative Curtainmaking Made Easy , Luke, Heather; Freeman, John
3 Creative Curtainmaking Made Easy  Luke, Heather; Freeman, John
0823010414 / 9780823010417 Very Good.  
Hardcover. 1st edition HARDCOVER with dustjacket 2001 Watson-Gupthill. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Some edge-crumpling to jacket. 160pp, 350 color photos. Language: English. Complete step-by-step instructions. '...The strength of this book lies in Luke's recommending when to use a particular window treatment or fabric with regard to view, light, and style. Although Durbano's book gives few project instructions, the variety of easy window treatments depicted in color photographs, in materials and styles ranging from elegantly draped sheer swags to whimsical cut-off jeans curtains, will give amateur and expert crafters a wealth of ideas.'--Publishers Weekly, 200. Keywords: decorating, drapes, drapery, draperies, sewing, crafts.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Designer's Guide to Surfaces and Finishes , Radford, Penny
4 Designer's Guide to Surfaces and Finishes  Radford, Penny
0823071448 / 9780823071449 Very Good.  
Hardcover. 1st edition oversize hardcover with dustjacket 1984 Whitney Library of Design. Light dust-spotting to top page edge. Price clipped from jacket flap. Otherwise very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Only light wear. 160 pages; Index; 250 color photos. NOTE: Cannot ship outside U.S. via Global Priority -- Surface or Airmail only. Language: English. How to renovate walls, floors, ceilings, windows, moldings, and trim with a variety of treatments (fabrics, floor covering, carpet, vinyl, mats, plaster, tile, paneling) and decorative techniques (antiquing, dyeing, marbling, painting, stenciling, trompe-l'oeil, varnishing). Keywords: interior design, decorating, decorator, sponging, rag-rolling, graining, porphyry.  
Price: 18.00 USD
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Residential Interiors magazine, March/April 1976, Vol. I, No. 2, Jones, Richard W. (editor)
5 Residential Interiors magazine, March/April 1976, Vol. I, No. 2 Jones, Richard W. (editor)
Good. 
Paperback. Softcover periodical published 1976 by Billboard Publications/Donald J. Carroll, NY. Noticeable average wear: age-tanning to cover; small crescent creases. Text clean and unmarked; binding tight. Good vintage reading/research copy. 100 pages; black-and-white and color photos; advertisements. Language: English. Contents: Interview with Van Day Truex; Florida-Spanish Minimalism of Benjamin Baldwin; Denning and Fourcade orientaliste apartment for Diane von Furstenberg; Long Island house renovation by Stern and Hagmann with Alfred DeVido and Joseph Braswell and Associates; Ellen L. McCluskey Associates (on cover); Florida condo of Leonard Van Wye of Vanleigh Furniture Showrooms; Robert Nevins house for Edelstein family, Connecticut; The High Fashion Connection, by Charles Kriebel; Department Store Rooms: The Designer as Merchant, by Carole Frankel; 20th-century upholstery; Spring Survey of Wallcoverings; California Design '76 at the Pacific Design Center; History of Decorators Row, Miami; more. Keywords: interior design, decorator, decor, style, home, architect, architecture, retro, Seventies, 1970s, '70s, furniture, fabric. No ISBN. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Revisiting the Painted House: More Than 100 New Designs for Mural and Trompe L'Oeil Decoration , Rust, Graham
6 Revisiting the Painted House: More Than 100 New Designs for Mural and Trompe L'Oeil Decoration  Rust, Graham
0641777388 / 9780641777387 Very Good.  
Hardcover. 1st North American edition hardcover with dustjacket 2005 Bulfinch Press. REMAINDER MARK on bottom page edge. Light scratches / store shelfwear to jacket. Very clean; pages bright; binding tight; never read. 183 pages; 100+ color photos. Language: English. NOTE: Large / oversize 'coffee-table' book ca. 10.5 x 11.5 inches -- cannot ship outside U.S. via Global Priority envelope. 'Nearly 20 years after its first publication, Graham Rust's The Painted House has become an invaluable sourcebook of trompe l'oeil images for interior designers, artists, and students. Now Rust has created more than 100 new patterns for murals, panels, alcoves and doors, overdoors, folding screens, and chimney boards. ... [P]rovides designs for copying as much as inspiration, with each drawing reproduced in painstaking detail. Classical and modern images mingle in this collection, which includes landscapes, animals, fish and flowers, baskets, pots, drapery, trellises, and foliage, providing ideas for mural decoration... [D]estined to become a classic.'--from jacket flap. Keywords: muralist, painter, faux, fool the eye, commission, interior design, decorator, ceiling.  
Price: 40.00 USD
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The House Book , Conran, Terence
7 The House Book  Conran, Terence
051754654X / 9780517546543 Acceptable.  
Paperback. Oversize softcover 1986 Crown. Clean. CREASED corners, spine. FLARED edges. 100s of color photos. Language: English. NOTE: Large format; cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope. Keywords: interior, decorating.  
Price: 7.50 USD
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The House in Good Taste, de Wolfe, Elsie
8 The House in Good Taste de Wolfe, Elsie
0847826317 / 9780847826315 Very Good. 
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, reprint published 2004 by Rizzoli. Jacket front has printing imperfections (small inkstains). Otherwise, only light wear. Text clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight; appears unread. 235 pages; Notes; black-and-white photos. Language: English. New Preface and Endnotes by Hutton Wilkinson. New Introduction by Albert Hadley. 'After 90 years, The House in Good Taste -- by America's first lady of interior decoration, Elsie de Wolfe -- still offers timeless advice in the ever-changing field of home design. Compiled in 1914 from de Wolfe's articles in newspapers and magazines, The House in Good Taste influenced not only the wealthy clientele of Park Avenue and Palm Beach, but the nature of popular decoration for years to come.' -- from jacket flap. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Woman's Day Decorating With Fabric , Woman's Day
9 Woman's Day Decorating With Fabric  Woman's Day
069602330X / 9780696023309 Very Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 1990 Better Homes & Gardens Books. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Jacket has light edgewear. 167 pages; color photos; 70 textile decorating projects. Language: English. NOTE: Cannot ship outside U.S. via Global Priority -- Surface or Airmail only.  
Price: 7.00 USD
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