Designers' Houses

Designers' Houses

by Dominic Bradbury
     
 
Around twenty of the best-known names in European interior design, such as Kelly Hoppen, Jacques Garcia, Jacques Grange and Andrée Putman open their doors to reveal the stylish secrets of their homes and how these reflect the way they think about and approach interior space and light. Divided into three major sections, this wonderfully illustrated book

Overview

Around twenty of the best-known names in European interior design, such as Kelly Hoppen, Jacques Garcia, Jacques Grange and Andrée Putman open their doors to reveal the stylish secrets of their homes and how these reflect the way they think about and approach interior space and light. Divided into three major sections, this wonderfully illustrated book explores the major trends of today. It begins with Fusion and finishes with Modern, plus a list of designer contacts and a directory of key fabric, wallpaper and furniture suppliers. Especially commissioned photographs reveal each personal space in a fresh and inspirational way. This is an invaluable source book for those searching for innovative ideas. It is a survey of the spectrum of style that exists in contemporary interior design completed y a directory of the key designers practicing and sought after today.

Author Biography: Dominic Bradbury works for a variety of British shelter magazines, such as Homes and Gardens and Elle Décor, as well as such newspapers as The Guardian and The Times.

Mark Luscombe White is one of Britain's leading photographers. His work has appeared in Vogue, House and Garden, Elle Décor and other shelter magazines.

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Library Journal
Presented here are "20 of some of the best [European] interior designers working internationally at the start of the new century." The text is divided by style into sections on the new classics (homes influenced by historic design styles), fusion (which draws on Asian and African influences), and modern. The designers' homes are shown in beautiful color photographs, with captions and text detailing their personal design style. This overview of contemporary interior designers will be useful for academic and large interior design collections. Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780865652477
Publisher:
Vendome Press
Publication date:
12/01/2001
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
9.75(w) x 11.50(h) x 1.00(d)

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