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Vintage Caravan Style : Buying, Restoring, Decorating and Styling the Small Spaces of Your Dreams - Lisa Mora

Vintage Caravan Style

Buying, Restoring, Decorating and Styling the Small Spaces of Your Dreams

By: Lisa Mora

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Published: 1st May 2014
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From shabby chic to rock 'n' roll heaven, restful craft room retreats to road-tripping travelling vans; from on-site artist studios and relaxing, reflective retreats, to travelling markets stalls and family summer holiday abodes; and from chandelier-clad glamping venues to the pride and joy of long-term nomadic lifestylers - there's a dream vintage caravan for everyone.Vintage Caravan Style takes the reader on a visual voyage through the world of vintage and retro caravans, exploring both the exterior and interior design of these classic icons.

The book reveals the huge resurgence of interest in modern-vintage caravans - whether used for touring or as creative backyard spaces - and reveals how you can buy, restore and style a little capsule of retro heaven. Over 350 beautiful and inspirational photos sit alongside practical tips on restoring, upcycling, decorating and styling the small spaces of your dreams - whether you own a caravan, beach hut, shepherd's hut or even a shed - satisfying the desire to see inside other people's spaces and take inspiration from the small but perfectly formed spaces they have created.

About the Author

Lisa Mora is the editor of Vintage Caravan Magazine, the world's first magazine solely dedicated to vintage, classic, retro-styled and custom caravans and those who love them. Lisa started her career as a music reporter before becoming a staff writer for car magazine Vehicle Mania. Lisa bought herself an old caravan, decked it out in pink and began using it as a portable office while she attended car shows. After great public response to the articles she had published on the subject and her blog My Dream Home is Portable, Lisa launched Vintage Caravan Magazine in 2011. She lives on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia.

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Excellent publication covering caravans from different parts

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    Great pictures

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      Great reference book for when you need some inspiration.

       
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      Perfect gift for friend restoring a vintage caravan

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        Would buy this book again .. Perfect perfect little gift...

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          Nice book to rails Through , relaxing read .. Great Photography .... Live it ;)

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          "This is the best gift book ever!" - Lisa Snowdon, Channel 4, Saturday Kitchen with Waitrose, Best Christmas Books of 2014 "160 pages full of inspiring ideas, useful tips and information, and gorgeous photos!" - Cottage Blog "Along with the great information, the photos are incredible and will have your 50s-and-60s-loving-heart soaring." - Owl Really "These images are to die for! There are so many themes to choose from, I would need at least 5 or 6 caravans to decorate to my heart's content." - Constantly Alice "If you've ever thought about buying your own caravan or trailer, then this is the book for you. Lisa has you covered from buying and restoring, to decorating and styling the small spaces of your dreams. Each chapter is filled with tips and ideas and TONS of pictures to inspire you." - Simply Fresh Vintage

          Chapter 1: The joy of vintage caravansChapter 2: Finding your dream caravan Chapter 3: Choosing a theme Chapter 4: Choosing a colour scheme Chapter 5: Decorating your caravan Chapter 6: Taking a road trip Chapter 7: The on-site caravan Chapter 8: The caravan community About the author Index

          ISBN: 9781446304518
          ISBN-10: 1446304515
          Audience: General
          Format: Paperback
          Language: English
          Number Of Pages: 160
          Published: 1st May 2014
          Publisher: DAVID & CHARLES
          Country of Publication: GB
          Dimensions (cm): 22.1 x 21.5  x 1.2
          Weight (kg): 0.52
          Edition Number: 1