Creative Paint Effects

Creative Paint Effects

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From stippling and woodgraining for walls to liming and gilding for wood, this title shows how to transform a variety of surfaces. Faux finishes, stencilling, printing, hand painting and accessories are all more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 210 x 292mm | 500g
  • Octopus Publishing Group
  • Hamlyn
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 200 colour photographs, index
  • 0600594416
  • 9780600594413

Table of contents

Part One Breathe new life into your living room: fabric-covered furniture; slip-over footstool covers; contoured seat linings; applique cushion covers; felt applique; woven ribbon cushions; tailored bolster covers; fabric-covered lampshades. Part Two Create the bedroom of your dreams: fabric bed hangings; bed hangings; muslin bed drapes; mosquito net canopies; padded headboards; machine-embroidered bedlinen; initial joy; Italian quilted pillows; lace-trimmed pillowcases; lacey bedrooms; cutwork window panels. Part Three Spice up your dining room: lace at the window; curtained cupboards; lining cupboards; quick chair covers; re-covering drop-in seats; piped squab cushions; fitted table cloth; embroidered table linen; embroidery stitches; pieced cloths; fabric place mats. Part Four Personalize your home with fabric flourishes: guide to ribbons; working with ribbons; rosettes; braid abounds; tassel magic; tassel making guide; stencilling on fabric; in praise of patchwork; guide to patchwork; square patchwork; more