Beautifully photographed country houses, mountain retreats, and coastal cottages located in and beyond the American South demonstrate this prestigious firm’s talent for translating traditional architecture into charming and inviting designs. Interiors and exteriors combine the formal and informal–drawing equally from refined houses in Beaufort, Charleston, and Savannah, as well as rural farmhouses and rustic cabins…


You may have heard Janey Lee Grace waxing lyrical about all things alternative on “Steve Wright in the Afternoon” on BBC Radio 2 and on Channel 5’s the “Wright Stuff”. It was from the many hundreds of emails Janey received on the “Steve Wright Show” that led her to become a kind of ‘holistic spokesperson’…


A guide to the art of turning delicate bowls and goblets from freshly felled, unseasoned wood. Using “green” timber enables you to choose and cut your own wood. The author explains how to harvest and store timber, and how to make the best use of the grain patterns and other properties. Six projects are described…


Professionals, hobbyists, and people of all woodworking skill levels in between will appreciate this set of quick reference tables for determining board foot measurements. The figures go beyond a simple discussion of the calculation, providing actual measurements for dimensions ranging from one to more than 25 inches wide, one to 20 feet long, and one…


This must-read planning tool covers fireplace building, layout, materials, accessories, and decorating. The revised edition provides updates on fireplace options that have come onto the market since the first edition was published.Easy-to-read, problem-solving text offers hundreds of helpful tips.Inspirational photos plus design ideas for indoor and outdoor hearth spaces.Secrets on how to update an aging…


Featuring everything from simple sans serif to ornate letters, these 30 stencils will become every crafter’s go-to resource. Use them to customize soft furnishings like cushions, curtains, and lampshades; to monograph luggage; in scrapbooks; or on quilts, clothes, cards, and even cakes. Each stencil is printed on tear-out, perforated card stock, and the sets include…