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I Wish I Worked There!: A Look Inside the Most Creative Spaces in Business

Posted: 21/12/2012

Revealing some of the world's most inspiring workplaces, I Wish I Worked There! investigates the way 20 famous brands have put innovation at the heart of their culture. Photographs and illustrations detail the way in which companies accommodate creative activity through spaces that: stimulate, en...

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The English Country House: From the Archives of Country Life (Country Life Magazine)

Posted: 21/12/2012

The English Country House takes a look at the architecture and interiors of sixty-two stunning houses in a range of architectural styles spanning seven centuries—from the medieval Stokesay Castle to the newly built, Lutyens-inspired Corfe Farm—brought to life through the world-...

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New Traditional Architecture: Ferguson & Shamamian Architects: City and Country Residences

Posted: 21/12/2012

These exceptional houses—distinguished by their classical style and artistic integrity—represent the highest level of design and craftsmanship, fashioned for historic taste. A return to classicism and traditional styles has been widely observed in the world of architecture and desig...

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The Home Within Us: Romantic Houses, Evocative Rooms

Posted: 21/12/2012

Architect and designer Bobby McAlpine creates idyllic houses that wed historical precedent with gracious modern living. His distinguished firms, McAlpine Tankersley Architecture and McAlpine Booth & Ferrier Interiors, are renowned nationwide for their talent in designing residences that resonate ...

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Houses: Modern Natural/Natural Modern

Posted: 21/12/2012

An authoritative volume on the most innovative and environmentally sensitive new residential design. This carefully curated presentation of new and recent houses represents the vanguard of architects creating innovative structures that maintain a sensitive relationship to their natural contexts. ...

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Contemporary Classical: The Architecture of Andrew Skurman

Posted: 21/12/2012

Architect Andrew Skurman is an unabashed classicist. His award-winning San Francisco-based firm, Andrew Skurman Architects, specializes in designing superbly crafted custom residences inspired by the building traditions of French châteaux, Mediterranean villas, and Georgian country houses. S...

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Victoria Hagan: Interior Portraits

Posted: 21/12/2012

The first book to survey the work of this iconic designer, known for her serene "new American classic" look. One of today’s most influential designers, Victoria Hagan exploded onto the scene in 1988 when New York magazine devoted the cover of its design issue to one of her rooms. Since the...

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Edith Wharton at Home: Life at the Mount

Posted: 21/12/2012

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s country place in the Berkshires, is truly an autobiographical house. There Wharton wrote some of her best-known and successful novels, including Ethan Frome and House of Mirth. The house itself, completed in 1902, embodies principles set forth in Wharton's famous ...

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Black and White (and a Bit in Between): Timeless Interiors, Dramatic Accents, and Stylish Collections

Posted: 21/12/2012

Black and white décor is at once dramatic and understated, modern and classic, apparent in the work of iconic designers such as Dorothy Draper and Madeleine Castaing but just as present in design today. And the inspiration is all around us—from nature (a zebra’s stripes, tree t...

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Interiors Atelier AM

Posted: 21/12/2012

Enter a world of interiors by Atelier AM, where classical proportions, varied finishes, and exquisite furnishings are masterfully combined, resulting in bold yet tranquil environments. A deft hand at creating interiors that mix materials, both rough-hewn and luxurious, antique and modern, ma...

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