Collections on Display : Decorating with Your Favorite Objects
Bring a room to life by creating drama with your treasured collections Specific ideas on how to decorate with collected objects Includes avice on how to start a collection Collecting is a passion, but knowing what treasures to seek out and how best to display them is a skill that's easily learned in this House Beautiful volume. Whether you like to go antiquing, browsing the flea markets, or buying items from various trips, these lavishly illustrated pages will not only enhance your pleasure in collecting, but also give you great advice and inspiration.
- Hardback | 176 pages
- 218.4 x 266.7 x 20.6mm | 979.77g
- 01 Oct 2003
- Sterling Publishing Co Inc
- New York, United States
- colour illustrations
Table of contents
Background Stories: Walls Tresured Islands: Tabletops On the Surface: Mantelpieces Support Acts: Shelves Behind Closed Doors: Cabinets Magnificent Obsessions How to Start a Collection
About Elaine Louie
Elaine Louie has a passionate interest in global architecture and interiors. She has authored several books on the subject, including Living in New England and Living with Textiles, and is a staff member at The New York Times where she writes frequently on design.