Neo-classical style is beautiful and luxurious, romantic and elegant, splendid and imposing. This book showcases exquisite villas, decorated in the Neo-classical style, from all around the world. The designs featured here incorporate not only the dynamic Baroque style, but also its energetic cousin, the Rococo style.


Written by a qualified Building Control Officer, “Home Extensions” provides expert advice on extending your property. Starting with the early planning stages, this book guides you through each step of the extension, from initial drawings to final coat of paint. Expert tips offer advice on how to plan and supervise an extension project, including how…


Presented by David Springett If you have ever wondered how that little gem of an oval picture frame or beautiful oval dish was made, speculate no more. With Elliptical Turning – An Introduction, you will learn turning techniques to create your own stunning pieces. David Springett, the master of the seemingly inexplicable, demonstrates in detail…


For carvers or crafters looking to create ‘something different,’ this gorgeous book offers the novel and romantic idea of a lovespoon – a hand-carved symbol of love that has endured for centuries. Featuring 3 step-by-step projects and 15 original patterns, this comprehensive guide covers selecting the proper wood, using and maintaining tools, applying a long-lasting…