How to transform your garden, patio or balcony into a stylish living area.
Whether you have a garden, patio or balcony, this innovative and practical book will open up a whole new area of decorating. Forget about ground cover and seasonal planting and instead, transform your outdoor space with paint, fabric, tiles and a host of other materials. While interior decorating has become increasingly sophisticated, often the clever ideas and effects stop at the garden door. The Outdoor Decorator shows you that when it comes to decorating, the sky’s the limit! Step-by-step, Kevin McCloud covers all the elements that can transform an outdoor space – from walls, floors and fabrics, to furniture, lighting and accessories. Why not paint your garden walls in spectacular Mediterranean colours, install Cape Cod beach house decking, or rig up a pretty canopy of simple cotton fabric on your balcony? The emphasis is on quick, inexpensive projects that will suit even limited budgets, and will bring a unique look to your home.
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Interior decorating has become increasingly sophisticated, yet so often the clever ideas stop at the garden door, leaving an under-used space beyond. Chapter by chapter, The Outdoor Decorator covers all the elements that can transform an exterior space, from Walls, Floors, and Furniture to Accessories and Lighting. Following Kevin McCloud¹s expert advice, along with 225 step-by-step color photos, you can learn how to lime-wash walls, install a floor imbedded with faux fossils, or create contemporary containers of riveted zinc. Drawing on his expertise as an interior designer, yet also bringing a fresh approach to his subject, Kevin McCloud has produced an ideal guide to creating outdoor spaces you¹ll want to live in. DESCRIPTION: Packed with projects, ideas, and 225 color photos, The Outdoor Decorator shows you how to transform any kind of exterior space with paint, wood, glass, and a host of other decorating materials.About the Author:
Kevin McCloud began his career as a theatrical designer, and rapidly gained a reputation for stunning paint and decorative effects. His first book, The Decorating Book (1990) has enjoyed phenomenal success. He now carries out commissions for many prestigious projects including Harrod's Food Halls and Eurodisney.
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Book Description Ebury Press, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: No. NO DUST JACKET - Since 1997 delivering quality books to our neighbors, all around the world!. Bookseller Inventory # HP010106
Book Description Random House UK, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0091864399
Book Description Random House UK, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110091864399