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Elements of Style
Gates, Erin

$42.00 $18.69

From the rising-star designer and author of the hit blog, Elements of Style, a full-color, fully illustrated book packed with honest advice, inspiration, ideas, and lessons learned about designing a home that reflects your personality and style. Elements of Style is a uniquely personal and pract...


Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture
King, Ross

$21.02 $8.69

On August 19, 1418, a competition concerning Florence's magnificent new cathedral, Santa Maria del Fiore - already under construction for more than a century - was announced: "Whoever desires to make any model or design for the vaulting of the main Dome . . . shall do so before the end of the mon...


The Nesting Place
Smith, Myquillyn

$26.26 $14.39

Perfection is overrated. Popular blogger and self-taught decorator Myquillyn Smith (The Nester) is all about embracing reality - especially when it comes to decorating a home bursting with boys, pets, and all the unpredictable messes of life. In The Nesting Place, Myquillyn shares the secrets of...


Move Your Stuff, Change Your Life: How to Use Feng Shui to Get Love, Money, Respect, and Happiness
Carter, Karen Rauch

$19.00 $7.29

In a lighthearted, straight-to-the-point style, Move Your Stuff, Change Your Life hones in on what most people really want: a quick, inexpensive way to use an ancient art to improve their decidedly contemporary relationships, careers, health, and prospects. Organized by real-life issues rather t...


Landscape Graphics
Reid, Grant W.

$32.78 $14.39

Landscape Graphics is the architect's ultimate guide to all the basic graphics techniques used in landscape design and landscape architecture. Progressing from the basics into more sophisticated techniques, this guide offers clear instruction on graphic language and the design process, the basics...



Human Dimension & Interior Space
Panero, Julius

$52.49 $20.09

Winner of the 1986 ASID Joel Polsky Prize for outstanding contribution to the discipline of interior design through literature.


The New Urban Crisis
Florida, Richard

$23.49 $7.99

In recent years, the young, educated, and affluent have surged back into cities, reversing decades of suburban flight and urban decline. and yet all is not well. In The New Urban Crisis, Richard Florida, one of the first scholars to anticipate this back-to-the-city movement, demonstrates how the ...


150 Best Tiny Home Ideas
Couto, Manel Gutierrez

$36.99 $15.79

A lavish, full-color guidebook showcasing the most up-to-date innovations and latest trends in efficient and successful small space design.Packed with detailed color photographs, comprehensive layout illustrations, and essential information, 150 Best Tiny Homes is the ideal solution for making th...


Portals: Gates, Stiles, Windows, Bridges & Other Crossings (Wooden Books)
Lewis, Philippa

$18.39 $7.29

An illustrated exploration of our limitless fascination with doors, gates, and bridges.The word "portal" comes from the Latin for "gate," but it refers to any place of ingress and egress. According to architectural historian Philippa Lewis, a portal "is generally an optimistic thing, both literal...


Houses of the Presidents
Howard, Hugh

$52.55 $14.39

HOUSES OF THE PRESIDENTS offers a unique tour of the houses and day-to-day lives of America's presidents, from George Washington's time to the present. Author Hugh Howard weaves together personal, presidential, and architectural histories to shed light on the way our chief executives lived. Origi...


Home
DeGeneres, Ellen

$42.00 $15.79

Ellen DeGeneres has bought and renovated nearly a dozen homes over the last twenty-five years, and describes her real-estate and decorating adventures as "an education." She has long cared deeply about design: "I think I wanted to be an interior designer when I was thirteen."This deluxe edition o...


The Design of Childhood: How the Material World Shapes Independent Kids
Lange, Alexandra

$40.00 $15.79

From building blocks to city blocks, an eye-opening exploration of how children's playthings and physical surroundings affect their development.Parents obsess over their children's playdates, kindergarten curriculum, and every bump and bruise, but the toys, classrooms, playgrounds, and neighborho...


The Sagrada Familia: The Astonishing Story of Gaudi's Unfinished Masterpiece
Van Hensbergen, Gijs

$36.00 $13.69

An illuminating biography of one of the most famous--and most famously unfinished--buildings in the world, the Sagrada Familia of Barcelona.The scaffolding-cloaked spires of Antoni Gaudí's masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia, dominate the Barcelona skyline and draw in millions of visitors every year...


The Handbuilt Home
White, Ana

$30.20 $15.79

Beds, organizers, Adirondack chairs, a play table, and more! It's easy to build inexpensive, quality furnishings with this indispensable collection of woodworking projects from Ana White, the popular blogger who has inspired millions of homemakers with her stylish furniture plans and DIY spirit. ...


Open Concept Houses
Zamora, Francesc

$43.50 $17.29

One of the hottest lifestyle trends today, open concept living spaces eliminate doorways and walls to create a large combined area for cooking, dining, entertaining, and relaxing. No longer are the kitchen, dining room, and living room compartmentalized. Instead, each space blends into the next t...


Open Concept Houses
Zamora, Francesc

$43.50 $10.07

One of the hottest lifestyle trends today, open concept living spaces eliminate doorways and walls to create a large combined area for cooking, dining, entertaining, and relaxing. No longer are the kitchen, dining room, and living room compartmentalized. Instead, each space blends into the next t...


Remodelista: A Manual for the Considered Home
Carlson, Julie

$49.27 $21.49

Remodelista.com is the go-to, undisputed authority for home design enthusiasts, remodelers, architects, and designers. Unlike sites that cater to all tastes, Remodelista has a singular and clearly defined aesthetic: classic pieces trump designs that are trendy and transient, and well-edited space...


The Heights
Ascher, Kate

$23.00 $14.39

The skyscraper is perhaps the most recognisable icon of the modern urban landscape, but what does it really take to sustain human life at such enormous heights? Exploring the interconnected systems that make life liveable in the sky is the task of Kate Ascher's stunningly illustrated The Heights....


Home
Rybczynski, Witold

$17.50 $7.99

This immensely popular, witty, and highly provocative book is changing people's attitudes about convenience, decor, and technology in home design and furnishing.


You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn
Lesser, Wendy

$42.00 $15.09

Born in Estonia 1901 and brought to America in 1906, the architect Louis Kahn grew up in poverty in Philadelphia. By the time of his mysterious death in 1974, he was widely recognized as one of the greatest architects of his era. Yet this enormous reputation was based on only a handful of masterp...


Design Mom
Blair, Gabrielle Stanley

$39.35 $1.39

Ever since Gabrielle Stanley Blair became a parent, she's believed that a thoughtfully designed home is one of the greatest gifts we can give our families, and that the objects and decor we choose to surround ourselves with tell our family's story. In this, her first book, Blair offers a room-by-...


Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives
Goldhagen, Sarah Williams

$52.55 $20.09

One of the nation’s chief architecture critics reveals how the environments we build profoundly shape our feelings, memories, and well-being, and argues that we must harness this knowledge to construct a world better suited to human experience.Taking us on a fascinating journey through some of th...


Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives
Goldhagen, Sarah Williams

$52.55 $11.05

One of the nation’s chief architecture critics reveals how the environments we build profoundly shape our feelings, memories, and well-being, and argues that we must harness this knowledge to construct a world better suited to human experience.Taking us on a fascinating journey through some of th...


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