The Finishing Touch: Details That Make a Room Beautiful

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Details bring a room to life—and House Beautiful shows how to make every room special by accentuating exquisite finishing touches.

Packaged in the same appealing format as House Beautiful The Apartment Book, this gorgeous compendium showcases the magazine’s favorite looks and explains exactly why they work. Each chapter covers a different room, focusing on such eye-catching features as colorful crockery on open kitchen shelves, elaborate glass chandeliers shimmering with light ...

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Overview

Details bring a room to life—and House Beautiful shows how to make every room special by accentuating exquisite finishing touches.

Packaged in the same appealing format as House Beautiful The Apartment Book, this gorgeous compendium showcases the magazine’s favorite looks and explains exactly why they work. Each chapter covers a different room, focusing on such eye-catching features as colorful crockery on open kitchen shelves, elaborate glass chandeliers shimmering with light in the dining room, scenic wall treatments, and crystal beads sparkling on pillows. From glamorous to minimalist, there are beautiful examples for every taste, and each chapter has an introduction, a gallery of photos, tips, and three sidebars focusing on popular decorating styles. Quotes from top designers appear throughout, providing their special, professional insight.

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Spier, who previously authored House Beautiful The Home Book, here gathers a collection of interiors with descriptions that detail the important design elements. Every room of the home is covered, with each chapter concluding with a description of a particular decorating style and advice from professionals.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781588167019
  • Publisher: Hearst
  • Publication date: 4/7/2009
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 1,418,306
  • Product dimensions: 6.80 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 3.10 (d)

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