Design Ideas for Windows / Edition 1

Design Ideas for Windows / Edition 1

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by Dorinda Beaumont
     
 

ISBN-10: 1580113346

ISBN-13: 9781580113342

Pub. Date: 03/01/2007

Publisher: Creative Homeowner Press

Design Ideas for Windows offers hundreds of ways for dressing a window with hard (blinds and shutters) and soft (curtains, draperies, valances, and fabric shades) treatments. All types of windows are featured in the book, including standard shapes and sizes, as well as special "architectural" windows and odd shapes. Fabric types and recommendations, as well as…  See more details below

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Design Ideas for Windows offers hundreds of ways for dressing a window with hard (blinds and shutters) and soft (curtains, draperies, valances, and fabric shades) treatments. All types of windows are featured in the book, including standard shapes and sizes, as well as special "architectural" windows and odd shapes. Fabric types and recommendations, as well as trimmings, are thoroughly addressed. In addition, the book provides important information regarding hardware (including many examples of the latest decorative rods, finials, sconces, and hold backs) and installation. More topics include: measuring, maintenance and care, and solutions for problem windows.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580113342
Publisher:
Creative Homeowner Press
Publication date:
03/01/2007
Series:
Design Ideas
Edition description:
First
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Design Ideas for Windows

Table of Contents

Introduction- 6

Chapter 1 Versatility & Style- 8• Scale• Exposure• Privacy• Ventilation• Focus• Style

Chapter 2 Planning- 46• Architecture• Window types• Size and proportion• Maintenance• Budget• Measuring• Hardware• Hiring a pro

Chapter 3 Living & Dining Rooms- 114• Traditional formality• Top treatments• Pared-down traditions• Modern minimalism

Chapter 4 Kitchens & Family Rooms- 146• Country style• Contemporary style• Defining your spacesChapter 5 Bedrooms & Baths- 174• Comfort• Coordination• Style choices• Children’s rooms• Small bedrooms• Baths

Chapter 6 Designer Details- 218• Edgings and bandings• Top treatments• Shades and shutters• Tiebacks and embellishments

• Resource Guide- 238• Glossary- 244

• Index- 248

• Photo Credits- 254

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Design Ideas for Windows 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Sugar-n-Spice More than 1 year ago
This book has a really nice variety, that was our main concern when we purchased it...that it might not have enough different window treatments in it. There are plenty. The photos are good enough to show to our seamstress and she can duplicate the treatment.