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Furniture forms the heart of most interiors, but there is a lot more to it, whether your tastes are contemporary or traditional. Here is a broad selection of picture books showing excellent interior design and decor to suit every style and taste. See also Studio Furniture, Modern Furniture.

On sale interiors books

book cover unavailable Victorian Architectural Details: Designs for Over 700 Stairs, Mantels, Doors, Windows, Cornices, Porches, and Other Decorative Elements (Dover Architecture)  NEW!

A. J. Bicknell & Co.   If you're buying or remodeling a Victorian home, or just interested in the subject, this book belongs in your library. Hundreds of... [read more]

Sale! $8.80
book cover unavailable Faux Finishing ("How-To" Video Guide) [VHS]

   Everything you need to know to make your painted walls truly unique. Learn by watching how to mix faux finishing glazes; keep... [read more]

Sale! $4.97
book cover unavailable Garage: Reinventing the Place We Park

Kira Obolensky   A novel idea for many of us is that the garage is ill used space for simply parking a car! Convert it... [read more]

Sale! $19.13
book cover unavailable Hints on Household Taste: The Classic Handbook of Victorian Interior Decoration (Dover Architecture)

Charles L. Eastlake   Here is insight into the rise of the Arts & Crafts movement, in which Eastlake was a precursor. Especially helpful to anyone... [read more]

Sale! $10.83
book cover unavailable Painting Secrets: Tips & Tricks from the Nation's Favorite Painting Expert

Brian Santos,Ken Sidey   Learn how to paint like a professional, using the tips and techniques of Brian Santos. Lots of information on color, special decorative... [read more]

Sale! $15.06
book cover unavailable Stone: Designing Kitchens, Baths and Interiors with Natural Stone

Heather E. Adams,Earl G. Adams   A comprehensive and easy-to use guide to bringing natural stone into the home. A buyer's guide suggests the right stone for specific... [read more]

Sale! $32.08

More interiors books

book cover unavailable Chic Living With Feng Shui: Stylish Designs for Harmonious Living  NEW!

Sharon Stasney   Introduce harmony and serenity into your home with the ancient Chinese principles of Feng Shui. Create retreats and secret spaces for spiritual... [read more]

book cover unavailable Doug's Rooms: Transforming Your Space One Room at a Time  NEW!

Douglas A. Wilson   With this book, "Trading Spaces" star and interior decorator extraordinaire, Doug Wilson, comes into your home to do his thing. Here are... [read more]

book cover unavailable Exotic Style: Great Ideas for Bringing Global Style Home  NEW!

Sara Bliss   Spice up your living spaces with this excellent book that shows you how, with small or large changes, you can integrate objects... [read more]

book cover unavailable Lighting: Creative Planning for Successful Lighting Solutions  NEW!

Elizabeth Wilhide,Ray Main   In the dark about designing appropriate lighting for your home? Here's a newly revised design idea book that will turn on your... [read more]

book cover unavailable Storage Solutions (Do It Now Do It Fast Do It Right)  NEW!

Roy Barnhart,Tim Snyder,Lori Wendin,Cathy Cassidy,Charles Lockhart   Your "stuff" is cascading off the walls and counters, and out of the closets. This book will help you get hold of... [read more]

book cover unavailable Annie Sloan's Painted Kitchen: Paint Effect Transformations for Walls, Cupboards, and Furniture

Annie Sloan   Even beginners with paint can give their kitchens a whole new, fun, and welcoming look with Sloan's projects, for little effort and... [read more]

book cover unavailable Art Deco House Style: An Architectural and Interior Design Source Book

Ingrid Cranfield   Here is a useful guide to the maintenance and renovation of Art Deco homes. Covered are furniture, fabrics and decorative detail and... [read more]

book cover unavailable Charles Faudree's French Country Signature

Charles Faudree,M. J. Vandeventer,Jenifer Jordan   Faudree is the expert on French country interiors. Using classic French textiles, strong colors and textures, and charming antiques from 18th-century French... [read more]

book cover unavailable Faux Fun - Color Washing & Glazing [VHS]

   Learn the difference between Color washing and Glazing, several variations of these techniques. Using water-based paint products, the beginner or professional finishers... [read more]

book cover unavailable How to Paint Murals & Trompe L'Oeil

Victoria Ellerton,Simon Brady   Well-illustrated text on the techniques of mural and trompe l'oeil ("fool the eye") painting. Good for beginners at this craft, with exact... [read more]

book cover unavailable Indoor & Outdoor Lighting Solutions (Ortho Books)

   Most of this book is about indoor lighting. It offers design ideas, how-to instructions and trouble-shooting for installation, and task and general... [read more]

book cover unavailable Innovative Interiors (Decor Best-Sellers)

Vinny Lee   Touring 40 homes worldwide, the author illustrates the principle that our home should reflect our personality. From minimalist decor to the collector's... [read more]

book cover unavailable Installing & Finishing Flooring

William P. Spence   These are the best methods of installing and finishing flooring, whether it's elegant parquet in the dining room, sturdy vinyl tiles in... [read more]

book cover unavailable Lighting Design Sourcebook: 600 Solutions for Residential and Commercial Spaces

Randall Whitehead   Ideas and inspiration for professional lighting designers. Covers residential and commercial spaces, including offices, stores and restaurants. An interesting text, on a... [read more]

book cover unavailable Lighting Solutions (Do It Now Do It Fast Do It Right)

Tim Snyder,Melanie Powell   Here are complete, well-illustrated, step-by-step-instructions for homeowners at all skill levels to upgrade lighting or install new fixtures. The tools and materials... [read more]

book cover unavailable Making Japanese-Style Lamps and Lanterns

Edward R. Turner   Whether you're a novice or an expert woodworker, you'll find plans in this book for a variety of Japanese style lamps-- including... [read more]

book cover unavailable Miniarch: Lofts

Aurora Guito   Lofts in industrial spaces are increasingly being refurbished and modified for living and studio space, by and for artist, designers, and craftsmen.... [read more]

book cover unavailable New Bathroom Idea Book: Taunton Home (Taunton Home Idea Books)

Andrew Wormer   A newly constructed or remodeled bathroom is a popular project for homeowners and builders. Here you'll find new products, design ideas, and... [read more]

book cover unavailable Paint Transformations (Do It Now Do It Fast Do It Right)

Tim Snyder,Melanie Powell   Using a can of paint and a few readily available tools, you can make a big change in a room's decor. Here... [read more]

book cover unavailable Principles of Victorian Decorative Design (Dover Architecture)

Christopher Dresser   Written by influential commercial and industrial designer of the 19th century Christopher Dresser, this book is a comprehensive work on the aesthetics... [read more]

book cover unavailable Recipes and Ideas: Lighting: Simple Solutions for the Home (Recipes & Ideas)

Sally Storey   Here's a book that will flick on that idea light bulb of yours. Lots of information, photographs, and creative ideas for each... [read more]

book cover unavailable The Art of Faux: The Complete Sourcebook of Decorative Painted Finishes (Crafts Highlights)

Pierre Finkelstein   With paints and brushes you can make any surface look like any other material. This excellent colorful technical manual reveals how it's... [read more]

book cover unavailable The Arts and Crafts Lifestyle and Design

Wendy Hitchmough,Martin Charles   Grab your hats for a tour of grand estates that exemplify the beauty, sensitive colors, and craftsmanship of the revolutionary Arts &... [read more]

book cover unavailable The Folding Screen

Mark Aldbrook,Charles Hemming   The Folding Screen traces the changing form and function of the folding screen, from its conception in the Orient during the eighth... [read more]

book cover unavailable The Japanese House: Architecture and Interiors

Alexandra Black,Noboru Murata,Alexander Black   This well-photographed book presents the traditional Japanese interior alongside contemporary spaces. Also, the rooms display art, screens, indigo fabric and ikibana in... [read more]

book cover unavailable The Organized Home: Design Solutions for Clutter-Free Living

Casey Ellis,Randall Koll   Will 3 minutes pickup at the end of the day restore order to your home, be it a tiny apartment or 10... [read more]

book cover unavailable The Paint Effects Bible: 100 Recipes for Faux Finishes

Kerry Skinner   The Paint Effects Bible: 100 Recipes for Faux Finishes. A very useful library of 100 different faux finishes is described on a single... [read more]


New items!

500 Wood Bowls: Bold & Original Designs Blending Tradition & Innovation (500 Series)

Not a how-to project book, but a fabulous gallery of contemporary turned bowls by the... [read more]

The Art of Segmented Wood Turning: A Step-By-Step Guide
Sale! $19.80

In segmentation, turners create multicolored geometric designs in turned bowls and vases, by cutting and... [read more]

Woodturning with Ray Allen: A Master's Designs & Techniques for Segemented Bowls and Vessels
Sale! $24.04

Ray Allen is the master of segmented turning, and here he shares his widom in... [read more]

Fabulous Turned-Wood Projects

Four master turners present 22 really lovely projects that will inspire you and increase your... [read more]


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