Choosing Colors

Choosing Colors

An Expert Choice of the Best Colors to Use in your Home

Book - 2003
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This beautiful and unique reference provides an unrivaled mine of inspiration and ideas for anyone wishing to create a colorful new look for their home or garden! In this stunningly produced guide, internationally renowned interior designer Kevin McCloud puts together over 1,000 color chips arranged in over 80 palettes. Each palette--which includes anywhere from 6 to 16 color swatches--forms a blueprint for a unique decorative scheme. A palette based on old Chinese silk, for example, is seen reinterpreted in a contemporary New York apartment. Plus, each palette features gorgeous photographs that bring the color scheme to life, along with invaluable advice and tips for using the colors to transform a room. Readers will also find manufacturers' paint references and numbers, lists of suppliers, and much more. The ultimate color sourcebook! • Color is the number one most popular area in home decor and interior design • Over 1,000 sample color chips in 80 palettes • Colors are available from Glidden, Benjamin Moore, Sherwin-Williams, and Pratt & Lambert From the Hardcover edition.
Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 2003.
ISBN: 9780823006465
Branch Call Number: 747.94 M132
Characteristics: 192 pages, 4 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm


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Sep 26, 2009

good colour choices to choose from.


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