The world of soda advertising bottle and can openers is explored here with over 350 photos featuring thousands of openers –Coca-Cola, Pepsi-Cola, Nehi, Cheerwine, New-Grape, Red Rock Cola, Moxi, Hires, and Royal Crown, to name a few–along with information on American patents; opener manufacturers; soda products; opener packaging; modern, foreign, and fantasy openers; hints on…


DIY: DIY Hacks for Household Cleaning, Organizing and Productivity! Plus Bonus DIY Hack Projects for Your Home! You interested in knowing exactly what green cleaning is? How about Organizing your bedroom? Want tips on Organizing your bathroom or kitchen? Lets not stop there and tackle your office and increase productivity where it counts! We cover…


Everyone has booksbut most people simply put them on a shelf, neglecting more creative ways to make their treasures an integral part of the interior design. Alan Powers witty, elegant guide to showcasing your precious volumes will change all that. Going room to room, from kitchens to hallways, he reveals inspirational ways that books can…


For those who love boldness in design, Los Angeles-based interior designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard demonstrates his mastery of dramatic environments for a clientele of celebrities. Drawn to glamour, Martyn Lawrence Bullard moved from London to Los Angeles to pursue acting but became a star decorator instead. His designs balance the contemporary with the traditional, the…


Published in the centenary year of Oscar Wilde’s death, The House Beautiful celebrates Wilde’s association with the Aesthetic Movement, which flourished in Britain and America in the late 19th-century and which Wilde came to personify. Examining the origins and development of the Aesthetic Movement and its influence on the decorative arts, Charlotte Gere traces the…