Japanese Style at Home : A Room by Room guide

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Auteur: Bays, Olivia

Édition: 01

Contraignant: Broché

Nombre de pages: 192

Date de sortie: 01-06-2019

Référence: 28547654

Détails: Présentation de l'éditeur Japanese interiors focus primarily on one simple philosophy, Zen. All the rooms in a traditionally furnished Japanese home strive to achieve a balance of peace and simplicity; their interiors are steeped in centuries of cultural influence, and a sense of calm is key to the whole aesthetic. This handbook shows how to create a tailor-made Japanese home. Working through the house one room at a time, it highlights classic items of furniture and signature accessories, from tatami mats and paper lanterns to shoji (dividing screens). In-depth case studies demonstrate the essential elements and provide inspiration, while colour combinations are explored to help personalize this iconic style for the home. Anyone who hankers after the Japanese look and is eager to bring it to their own home will find this book a valuable resource. Table of Contents Introduction to Japanese Style The Traditional Home The Philosophies behind the Style The Leaders and Icons You Need to Know Achieving the Look Welcome to the Japanese home The Japanese Materials Palette The Colour Palette Japanese Design Elements Incorporating Traditional Elements into the Contemporary Home Plants: embracing nature inside and out Room by Room Guide Entering Relaxing Cooking Dining Cleansing Resting Revue de presse I love the sectioned, easily consumable format as the information is simply laid out and there s a plethora of stunningly gorgeous photographs throughout --Of Beauty and Nothingness If you crave a home that embraces nature and provides a sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of 21st-century life, you would do well to take a few ideas from Japanese Style at Home --Yasmin Chopin Magazines, Pinterest and Instagram have their place in any home lovers day, but you can t beat a beautiful book ... with Japanese Style, it s all about Zen clean lines and simplicity --Nene Living Discover the secrets of Japanese design and transform your home into a sanctuary of peaceful simplicity with this helpful guide --Homes & Antiques Magazines, Pinterest and Instagram all have their place in any home-lover s day, but you can t beat a beautiful book --Rutland Living Biographie de l'auteur Olivia Bays is an editor, writer and lover of all things Japanese. Cathelijne Nuijsink is an architecture graduate. She curated `Rethinking Domesticity' at Shibaura House, Japan, in 2013. Tony Seddon is a freelance designer, project manager and writer. He has written or co-written nearly ten books, among them Type Team, Greetings from Retro Design and The Evolution of Type.

EAN: 9780500294994

Dimensions du colis: 8.3 x 6.1 x 0.6 inches

Les langues: Anglais, Français