Amazing Furniture Makeovers
Easy DIY Projects to Transform Thrifted Finds into Beautiful Custom Pieces
Paperback ISBN: 162414795x
Upcycle Your Secondhand Bargains into Stunning Statement Pieces Full of inspiring ideas for seasoned refurbishers and the know-how to get anyone started, Amazing Furniture Makeovers helps you give your antique pieces new life without losing any of their vintage charm. Jen Crider, founder of Girl in the Garage, breaks down everything you need to know about furniture makeovers
Arts & Crafts Inspirations
21 Simple Projects Adapted from Classic American Designs
Paperback ISBN: 1440324972
Arts & Crafts continues to be one of the enduring American furniture designs, and for good reason. The classic, clean lines are at home in just about any interior and offer comfort and functionality that is unbeatable. If you enjoy Arts & Crafts style, these inspired adaptations will bring style and comfort to your home. Arts & Crafts Inspirations includes: - A unique, illustrated step-by-step presentation. - Twenty-one designs for every room in your house. - Measured drawings with simple instructions. - Seating, storage, tables and more!
From Salvage to Storage: 14 DIY Designer Projects
Paperback ISBN: 1902686829
14 original bookcase projects with step by step instructions and inspirational features to help you find the one that best suits you Bookshelves showcase our favorite books and most treasured objects, are useful and practical—but, far from reducing them to their simplest function, we love that they reflect our style and individuality, becoming design features in their own right and, yet, harmoniously fitting into our living spaces. They are also relatively easy to make and accessible to everyone. No need to be an experienced handyman to realize these original designs: this book presents 14 creations with step-by-step photos, plans, and technical tips. And for inspiration, Aurélie Drouet peruses some of the more ambitious library, and bookcase, projects by leading designers and architects.
Building Cabinets, Bookcases and Shelves
29 Step-by-step Projects to Beautify Your Home
Paperback ISBN: 1440323461
A Place for Everything... Whether you need storage for books, DVDs, games or clothes, you'll find attractive, custom options in this book. Open shelving? An enclosed cabinet? A classic bookcase? They're all here.Building Bookcases, Cabinets and Shelves offers 29 storage solutions in a variety of styles and sizes with both open and enclosed storage. Each project includes cutting lists, step-by-step instructions and tips and advice from professional woodworkers who have made each piece. Best of all, you can build them just as they are, or customize further to make each piece uniquely yours.
Building Classic Arts & Crafts Furniture
Shop Drawings for 33 Traditional Charles Limbert Projects
Paperback ISBN: 1440328544
Arts & Crafts style with a surprising twist! Charles Limbert was one of the leading figures in the Arts & Crafts furniture movement, and also one of the most unique. His beautiful pieces combined curves, splayed sides and negative space with the more common straight lines of Arts & Crafts furniture, producing designs that were highly prized. Both the Old Faithful Inn in Yellowstone National Park and the Mission Inn in Riverside, California, feature his work. And today, his original pieces bring thousands of dollars at auction. Now, for the first time, author Michael Crow has carefully detailed 33 of Charles Limbert's finest designs so you can build this beautiful furniture yourself. Inside this book you'll find: - 200 drawings with exploded views, elevations and details for projects to fit every room in your house. - A bill of materials and explanatory note for each piece. - Advice on wood selection, hardware sources and construction and finishing techniques. - A historical overview of Limbert's life and work. If you're looking for something fresh in Arts & Crafts design, you'll find it--and more--in the Limbert designs here.
The Caner's Handbook
A Descriptive Guide With Step-By-Step Photographs for Restoring Cane, Rush, Splint, Danish Cord, Rawhide, and Wicker Furniture
Paperback ISBN: 0937274607
Give life to old cane furniture and weave seats and backs for new pieces. Traditional techniques and new shortcuts make caning with wicker, rattan, rawhide, and other materials easy. Useful charts detail how much fiber to buy and what standard lengths are available. “An excellent purchase for any size library.”—Library Journal.
The Complete Illustrated Guide to Furniture & Cabinet Construction
Hardcover ISBN: 1561584029
This illustrated reference to woodworking focuses on the basics of furniture and cabinet construction, equipping readers with the knowledge base tehy require to get started in both activities.
The Complete Illustrated Guide to Joinery
Hardcover ISBN: 1561584010
Filled with an abundance of step-by-step color photos, an authoritative resource for making every practical woodworking joint features visual maps, in-depth visual content, tips, and techniques for all skill levels.
Crafting a Patterned Home
Painting, Printing, and Stitching Projects to Enliven Every Room
Hardcover ISBN: 1611803497
Presents design ideas for adding patterns to home decor, giving advice on paints, materials, tools, the use of color, and the mixing and layering of different patterns, with projects for creating such items as pillows, murals, curtains, napkins, and upholstered chairs.