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Title:
House sensation : spirited and stylish home decorating
Author:
McKevitt, Anne.
Personal Author:
Uniform Title:
Anne McKevitt's house sensation
Publication Information:
San Francisco, Calif. : Bay Books, 1999.
Physical Description:
192 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
General Note:
Originally published: Anne McKevitt's house sensation. London : Quadrille Pub., 1998.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781579590345
Format :
Book

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Material Type
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Status
Central Library NK2115 .M368 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

Anne McKevitt picks up the drop cloth where her first book left off. "There are no rules", she declares, "there is only imagination". Anne is on a mission to rescue peoples' homes from normality, while saving time and money with creative ideas like mosaic borders, gold-leaf walls, etched glass, and billowing light covers.


Author Notes

Anne McKevitt divides her time between London and New York.


Table of Contents

Lifestylesp. 6
Style and contentp. 12
Livingp. 14
Eatingp. 44
Integratingp. 66
Bathingp. 90
Sleepingp. 116
How to achieve itp. 140
Nuts and boltsp. 142
Look before you leapp. 146
Room planning 148 storagep. 151
Floors 158 walls and surfacesp. 162
Windows 168 lightsp. 170
Mirrors and things 172 tablesp. 176
Fireplaces 180 screensp. 182
Builders' jargonp. 184
Picture creditsp. 185
Acknowledgmentsp. 186
Sourcesp. 187
Indexp. 191

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