Home Furnishing
Living 2017/2018
Living 2017/2018
Hardcover      ISBN: 3899391942

-Year after year Living, edited by Peter Zec, one of the best design experts in the world, combs the domestic sphere for innovation in design, whether it be in living rooms or bedrooms, kitchens, tableware or cooking utensils, lighting or lamps, interior design, or public spaces -A must-have for anyone looking to stay on top of the most current trends in the international product design -Additionally, the design team of the year, as well as designer and jury portraits will be presented Nowadays, your home is one of the most important places to retreat to, making it all the more important that you feel unconditionally at ease there. Luckily, well-conceived design can transform any space into a temple of well-being, regardless of its size. Whether it's DIY designs for tight living spaces, environmentally friendly design products for a responsible life, or tasteful solutions for public spaces: Living 2017/2018 will show you the most worthy international product designs in the areas of living rooms and bedrooms, household and kitchens, tableware and cooking utensils, lighting and lamps as well as interior design, urban design and public spaces. Text in English and German.

Living 2018/2019
Living 2018/2019
Hardcover      ISBN: 3899392035

- Year after year Living, edited by Peter Zec, one of the best design experts in the world, combs the domestic sphere for innovation in design, whether it be in living rooms or bedrooms, kitchens, tableware or cooking utensils, lighting or lamps, interior design, or public spaces- A must-have for anyone looking to stay on top of the most current trends in the international product design- Additionally, the design team of the year, as well as designer and jury portraits will be presentedNowadays, your home is one of the most important places to retreat to, making it all the more important that you feel unconditionally at ease there. Luckily, well-conceived design can transform any space into a temple of well-being, regardless of its size. Whether it's DIY designs for tight living spaces, environmentally friendly design products for a responsible life, or tasteful solutions for public spaces: Living 2018/2019 will show you the most worthy international product designs in the areas of living rooms and bedrooms, household and kitchens, tableware and cooking utensils, lighting and lamps as well as interior design, urban design and public spaces. Text in English and German.

Working 2017/2018
Working 2017/2018
Hardcover      ISBN: 3899391969

-Year after year Working, edited by Peter Zec, one of the best design experts in the world, presents products from work- and technology-oriented fields -Focuses on design products from offices, heating and air conditioning, industry and crafts, life science and medicine, as well as computers and information technology -Additionally, the design team of the year, as well as designer and jury portraits will be shown The products that have won the Red Dot earn themselves a place in the Working 2017/2018 yearbook. Together, they present a varied picture of the field of work and technology-based design. The innovation and design quality of the products presented here help to make work safer, more comfortable and more pleasant, showing new ways to harness the innovation potential of modern technology. In addition to the areas of office, industry and crafts, heating and air conditioning technology, life science and medicine as well as computers and information technology, the yearbook also includes the design team of the year besides in-depth features on the designers and jury members. For design professionals and lovers of design - Working 2017/2018 is not only an enrichment for designers and design students: It also gives product managers, heads of purchasing or marketing strategists an overview of culturally relevant product design, providing those interested in design with an insight into an exciting and vibrant industry. Text in English and German.

The Hip Girl's Guide to Homemaking: Decorating, Dining, and the Gratifying Pleasures of Self-Sufficiency--On a Budget!
The Hip Girl's Guide to Homemaking
Decorating, Dining, and the Gratifying Pleasures of Self-Sufficiency--On a Budget!
Paperback      ISBN: 0062014706

"I am a hugefan Kate Payne has nailed it in this humorous and creative guide for fabulous, chic and easy-on-the-wallet ideas for your home. . . . another must have for mygirlfriends." --Kim Barnouin, co-author of the #1 New York Times bestseller, Skinny Bitch

"Anencouraging, non-perfectionist, step-by-step guide for creating a pleasurablehome without killing yourself (or the planet)." --Sally Schneider, Founder of TheImprovisedLife.com, and author of The Improvisational Cook

Artist, creator, and self described "half-assed domestic goddess" KatePayne delivers a savvy and resourceful guide to creative home living. With aknowledgeable, encouraging, and no-nonsense tone, the Brooklyn-bred, Austin-baseddomestic guru dispenses her need-to-know advice on thrift stores, flea markets, Craigslist, interior design, decorating, cooking, crafting, and the best waysto embrace an artistic lifestyle.

Lovable Livable Home: How to Add Beauty, Get Organized, and Make Your House Work for You
Lovable Livable Home
How to Add Beauty, Get Organized, and Make Your House Work for You
Hardcover      ISBN: 1579656226
This New York Times bestselling book is packed with thoughtful advice and inspiring photos to help you create a home filled with beauty and meaning.

In the three years since Sherry and John Petersik wrote their bestselling book Young House Love, they have bought a new house and had a new baby, and they have seen their design perspective evolve right along with their family. In their latest book, they've set out to prove that just because you have kids or pets doesn't mean you're sentenced to floors overrun with toys or furniture covered in plastic. Through never-before-seen makeovers in the Petersiks' own house, doable DIY projects, and a gallery of other inspiring spaces, Lovable Livable Home shows how beautiful homes can be functional too.
Affordable Kitchen Upgrades: Transform Your Kitchen on a Small Budget
Affordable Kitchen Upgrades
Transform Your Kitchen on a Small Budget
Paperback      ISBN: 1580115349

Kitchen remodeling projects can be expensive, but there are alternatives to a full-scale renovation. Affordable Kitchen Upgrades provides those alternatives by supplying inexpensive design ideas and easy how-to projects that make a large impact on the look and the functionality of a kitchen. Covering a variety of projects from replacing the pulls and hinges on cabinetry to installing new countertops, Affordable Kitchen Upgrades shows homeowners how incremental changes can vastly improve their kitchens. Homeowners can make a number of improvements all at once or space them out to accommodate their time and budget. Affordable Kitchen Upgrades covers upgrades to cabinetry, including increasing storage options; countertops and backsplashes; sinks and faucets; lighting; and flooring.

Living in a Nutshell: Posh and Portable Decorating Ideas for Small Spaces
Living in a Nutshell
Posh and Portable Decorating Ideas for Small Spaces
Paperback      ISBN: 0062060708

A fireplace on wheels? A chandelier lit by Xerox? A shrink-wrapped designer closet? These are just a few of the more than 100 stylish and innovative projects in Janet Lee's Living in a Nutshell: a one-of-a-kind DIY decorating guide with fresh ideas to fool the eye into seeing--and believing--that even the most cramped little lair can hold more space and glamor than just the sum its of four walls.

The design maven behind livinginanutshell.com and Oprah Winfrey's interior style producer for a decade, Janet Lee has personally handpicked a battery of clever projects for enhancing every area of a tiny living space--all are simple to do, require no craft skills, are emphatically affordable, readily portable, and big on style, so you can make these design dreams become your reality.

100 Masterpieces of Design
100 Masterpieces of Design
Paperback      ISBN: 2844264751
100 Masterpieces of Design showcases one of the world's largest design collections. Founded in the early 1990s, the Pompidou's collection includes more than 200 designers and houses over 8,000 international pieces. Among its wide-ranging holdings are milestone pieces--the prototype of the Grand Confort Chair by Le Corbusier, Charlotte Perriand and Pierre Jeanneret (1928) and Pierre Chareau's desk for Robert Mallet-Stevens (1927), for example--and practical, everyday triumphs of design, like the Bic Cristal ballpoint pen (1950). These works are celebrated in this volume alongside pieces by some of the most influential designers of modern furniture--Alvar Aalto, Gae Aulenti, Harry Bertoia, Marcel Breuer, Charles and Ray Eames, Eileen Gray, Arne Jacobsen, Carlo Mollino, Isamu Noguchi, Gi Ponti, Gerrit Rietveld and Mies van der Rohe, to name just a few.
150 Best Cottage and Cabin Ideas
150 Best Cottage and Cabin Ideas
Hardcover      ISBN: 0062395203

Filled with hundreds of color photographs, this comprehensive handbook in the highly successful 150 Best design series showcases the latest in successful small house design from some of today's most distinguished international architects and designers.

Bursting with ideas for designing, building, and decorating, this outstanding compendium features an extensive collection of cottages and cabins from around the world. Adapted to the specific needs and particular tastes of individual clients, these idyllic getaway homes and country hideaways incorporate practical, innovative, and stunning solutions for a variety of design needs.

150 Best Cottage and Cabin Ideas embodies the diversity of current trends in house design and provides an inspirational source of ideas--whether you're looking to design and build a new home or renovate and redecorate an existing structure.

150 Best New Bathroom Ideas
150 Best New Bathroom Ideas
Hardcover      ISBN: 0062396145

For homeowners and architects alike, an irresistible collection of hundreds of inspirational full-color profiles of 150 of the most exciting contemporary bathroom designs.

Showcasing an extensive collection of designs and style, captured in stunning full-color photos, 150 Best New Bathroom Ideas provides an in-depth review of outstanding bathroom designs from internationally renowned architects and designers.

Here are the most attractive, functional, and cost-effective bathroom concepts from around the world. Practical yet beautiful and stylish, 150 Best New Bathroom Ideas includes innovative ideas for lighting, floor, wall, and window treatments, and for showers, toilets, sinks, and bathtubs.

An essential design and decorating reference, 150 Best New Bathroom Ideas covers the diversity of current trends and is an inspirational source for homeowners, designers, interior decorators, and architects.