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Decorating simply and naturally : a walk through the seasons

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English ed.

The book clearly shows how fragrant flowers, prickly berries, gnarled branches, interestingly marked stones, soft feathers, simple snail shells and many other objects from everyday life can be used to make decorations. They can be arranged to make decorative works of art that can be simple, nostalgic, bold, individual, but always creative and effective. Wonderful photographs inspire the reader to try out the designs themselves. This book features a variety of wonderful decoration ideas using natural materials from all four seasons, for every occasion, every setting and every style. All according to the motto: "Rediscovering the beauty of simple things".

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Wadsworth Library - Geneseo 640 SCH (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52150300299211
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780857885609
  • ISBN: 085788560X
  • Physical Description: 142 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: English ed.
  • Publisher: [Richmond, U.K.] : Cadmos Publishing, c2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translated from the German.
"My country life"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
September : the lady requests the pleasure -- October : farewell to the summer -- November : autumnal impressions in a misty grey -- December : winter time is Christmas time -- January : nature hibernates -- February : a suitcase full of holiday dreams -- March : nature awakes -- April : when the Easter bells are ringing -- May : a meadow fete -- June : rose-red summer dreams -- July : the blue hour in the green salon -- August : the seashell collectors.
Summary, etc.:
The book clearly shows how fragrant flowers, prickly berries, gnarled branches, interestingly marked stones, soft feathers, simple snail shells and many other objects from everyday life can be used to make decorations. They can be arranged to make decorative works of art that can be simple, nostalgic, bold, individual, but always creative and effective. Wonderful photographs inspire the reader to try out the designs themselves. This book features a variety of wonderful decoration ideas using natural materials from all four seasons, for every occasion, every setting and every style. All according to the motto: "Rediscovering the beauty of simple things".
Subject: Home economics.
Handicraft.
Interior decoration.


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