Vibrant, informal, and above all refreshingly simple, Mediterranean Style presents a world synonymous with relaxed living. From Provence and Tuscany to Marrakech, an imaginative sense of color and pattern prevails, as well as a creative use of natural material and local designs. Floors are natural wood or tiled with terra-cotta, ceilings have exposed beams, and…


This compilation of fascinating articles from Woodcarving magazine combines sound technical advice with inspirational projects for you to make. Renowned woodcarving author Chris Pye take you through all the practical information you need to achieve some great results, With diverse and appealing projects presented with clear, easy-to follow instructions, this book is ideal for all…


Explains, illustrates criteria and techniques used by the Shakers to design, construct and finish the furniture and crafts for which they are admired. Over 250 photographs and measured drawings for over 80 classic designs, ranging from a sugar scoop to a peg-leg footstool to a Harvard trestle table. 262 halftones. 140 black-and-white line illustrations.


Mission style has withstood the test of time. In homes across America and around the world, Mission furniture creates a look and feel to a home that few others styles canelegant and homey, all at once. This is a classic book of Mission-style furniture, filled with plans for the do-it-yourselfer and inspiration for architects and…