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Title:
Modern comfort
Author:
Sorrell, Katherine.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Gloucester, Mass : Rockport, c2000..
Physical Description:
158 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
General Note:
The original edition of this book was published under the title R.O.O.M.B.O.O.K. in 1997 by Probono Publishing, Stockholm. The concept was based on the design philosophy of Hans Axelsson and Klas Litzen, founders of the R.O.O.M. shops; and the work of Lars and Ulla Walles, textile designers and interior decorators.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9781564967091
Format :
Book

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Central Library NK2115 .S617 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

A source book of exciting contemporary furnishing ideas, all of which promote the new modern style -- comfort. This book examines our changing lifestyles and the ways in which we use the space in our homes to entertain, work and relax. This book is a fresh and accessible resource of ideas for those who are in search of beautiful home decoration in the comfort zone.


Author Notes

Katherine Sorrell is associate editor (features) of Homes & Gardens magazine.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 7
Living roomsp. 11
Multifunctional spaces for enjoying
Officesp. 51
Creative workspaces for the home
Kitchens and dining roomsp. 67
Integrated spaces for food and conversation
Bedroomsp. 103
Inspirational spaces for relaxation
Bathroomsp. 125
Practical spaces for pure indulgence
Garden roomsp. 145
Outdoor spaces for enlightened living
Resourcesp. 160

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