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Mad About The House : A Sourcebook For Modern Living - Kate Watson-Smyth

Mad About The House

A Sourcebook For Modern Living

Hardcover Published: 20th June 2018
ISBN: 9781911595427
Number Of Pages: 208

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Part memoir and part practical advice, whatever your style is, this book will teach you everything you need to know to decorate your home with confidence and individuality. As well as her four design commandments, Kate reveals the rules of rug layout, explains how to buy a sofa, and shows you how to get the lighting right in every room. Her expert eye and practical approach will help make the most of small spaces, devise ingenious storage solutions and create the perfect zones for relaxation, entertainment and work - sometimes all in the same space.

This book is a must-have for anyone who's moving in or moving on.

About the Author

Kate Watson-Smyth is a journalist with over 15 years of experience writing about interiors for publications such as the Financial Times, the Independent and the Daily Mail. Her blog, is the UK's number-one interiors blog, winning Vuelio number 1 UK Interiors Blog in 2015/16 and 2016/17, Amara Interior Blog Awards Best Design Inspiration in 2015, and Domino top 16 interiors blogs US/UK 2016. Kate's first book Shades of Grey was published in 2016 and translated into Dutch, French and Italian.

Kate lives and works in London and regularly hosts talks forecasting future trends for clients including ELLE Decoration and Anthropologie.

Industry Reviews

`There's something for every interiors enthusiast in Kate Watson-Smyth's new book.' -- House Beautiful * Book Review *
'This book should be on every homeowner's bedside table.' -- Your Home * Book Review *
'Far from your typical coffee table book, Kate has created a book that you actually want to read cover to cover, absorbing all of the expert advice that she offers inside.' -- Rose & Grey Blog * Book Review *
'[Kate Watson-Smyth is] the ideal guide to getting it right in the troublesome world of interior decorating.' * The Simple Things *
'A must-have book for anyone who wants make their house a home.' -- Creativecolour.org * Book Review *

ISBN: 9781911595427
ISBN-10: 1911595423
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 20th June 2018
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.3 x 20.1  x 2.5
Weight (kg): 0.89