The No-rules Approach to Interior Design / Christiane Lemieux With Rumaan Alam ; Photographs by Melanie AcevedoBook - 2011
"Jettison the old rulebooks about home decor and undecorate your space. As the founder and creative director of DwellStudio which is famous for its brightly colored, graphic textile designs for home furnishings designer Christiane Lemieux challenges tradition in a quintessentially American way, championing a fresh, unconventional approach to creating a beautiful and comfortable home. Lemieux emboldens readers to push aside stuffy, professionally-designed decor, showing them instead how to infuse their own personality into their home. 9780786958528 Undecorate profiles twenty homes from all over the country, revealing their owners love of imperfection and penchant for surprise and unusual juxtapositions while inspiring readers to follow their own whimsy and practicalities in their personal spaces. An anglophile creates an English manor in Hollywood, mixing British flea-market finds with midcentury furniture. A car fanatic turns a vintage Airstream trailer into a master bedroom and situates it in the middle of a vast industrial loft in downtown Chicago. A couple transforms a log house in Nashville, Tennessee, by blending their modern and eclectic styles with the home s rustic ch
Publisher: New York : Clarkson Potter Pub., 
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2011
Branch Call Number: 747 L5432
Characteristics: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm