Stephanie Hoppen, owner of a decorative antiques gallery in London, is the ideal guide to blue and white's exciting possibilities. In Blue & White Living, Hoppen highlights the major rooms of the housebedrooms, dining areas, living rooms, and bathroomsin addition to devoting chapters to collectibles, fabrics, pictures, and exteriors. With careful attention to each room, she showcases the colors in all their decorative forms, including curtains, carpets, paint, pillows, crystal, porcelain, upholstery, and more. And since the book features hundreds of full-color photographs, it will immediately inspire, educate, and demonstrate why the combination of blue and white is both fresh and versatile.
Blue & White Living is a must for collectors and decorators who are interested in creating unlimited variations on a timeless theme.
Stephanie Hoppen owns The Stephanie Hoppen Gallery in London, where she is an expert dealer in decorative antiques, books, and maps. She works as an independent consultant to both private and corporate clients and is developing the merchandising of her picture archive. Theauthor of Decorating with Pictures (Potter, 1991), she resides in London.
With the practical inspiration of Stephanie Hoppen's decorating expertise and Fritz von der Schulenburg's vivid photographs, the classic look of blue and white finds hundreds of exciting new interpretations.
|Publisher:||Crown Publishing Group|
|Edition description:||1 AMER ED|
|Product dimensions:||9.04(w) x 10.26(h) x 0.77(d)|
About the Author
Fritz von der Schulenburg is an internationally recognized photographer whose work has appeared in numerous magazines, such as The World of Interiors, House & Garden, and Architectural Digest. He has also contributed to many interior style books and has published his own work, including Neoclassicism in the North, The Dining Room, and Living by Design. He lives in London.