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The Tropical House: Cutting Edge Design in the Philippines

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"andlt;Iandgt;The Tropical Houseandlt;/Iandgt; celebrates a growing trend toward stylish globalization in interior design. More than 25 stunning houses and condos comprise a synthesis of East-West trends and contemporary furnishingsand#8212;as Filipino designers merge sleek modernist furniture with local designers' osoulful creationso in natural hardwoods and other tropical materials.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Over 250 full-color photographs of outstanding Filipino residences will inspire readers with their diverse and contemporary looks. From vintage glamour to classic modern with bold artful accents, to the clean, glam look known as ocontemporary chic,o this book showcases the myriad tastes of the Philippines.

Synopsis:

Evokes a distinctive tropical-modern-fusion style that is gaining popularity around the world

Synopsis:

"The Tropical House celebrates a growing trend toward stylish globalization in interior design. More than 25 stunning houses and condos comprise a synthesis of East-West trends and contemporary furnishings—as Filipino designers merge sleek modernist furniture with local designers' ôsoulful creationsö in natural hardwoods and other tropical materials.

Over 250 full-color photographs of outstanding Filipino residences will inspire readers with their diverse and contemporary looks. From vintage glamour to classic modern with bold artful accents, to the clean, glam look known as ôcontemporary chic,ö this book showcases the myriad tastes of the Philippines.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Elizabeth V. Reyesandlt;/Bandgt; is a travel, arts and feature writer for various Asian magazines on the Philippines, her homeland. She is also the author of many books on Filipino design and architecture, including her groundbreaking andlt;iandgt;Filipino Styleandlt;/Iandgt; and, more recently, andlt;Iandgt;Tropical Livingandlt;/Iandgt;.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;Luca Invernizzi Tettoni,andlt;/bandgt; an internationally acclaimed photographer, lived and worked in Asia from 1973 until 2013. Among his many books on Asian culture are andlt;iandgt;Tropical Asian Style, Thai Style,andlt;/iandgt; and andlt;iandgt;Filipino Style andlt;/iandgt;.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804840828
Author:
Reyes, Elizabeth
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Photographer:
Tettoni, Luca Invernizzi
Author:
Luca I
Author:
nvernizzi Tettoni
Author:
Reyes, Elizabeth V.
Author:
Tettoni, Luca Invernizzi
Subject:
Interior Design - General
Subject:
Buildings - Residential
Subject:
Regional
Subject:
Interior Design
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
Tropical villa design; Asian tropical homes; Tropical home decor; Philippines home style; Philippines home design
Edition Description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20100631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 250 color photos
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in 54 oz

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Evokes a distinctive tropical-modern-fusion style that is gaining popularity around the world
"Synopsis" by , "The Tropical House celebrates a growing trend toward stylish globalization in interior design. More than 25 stunning houses and condos comprise a synthesis of East-West trends and contemporary furnishings—as Filipino designers merge sleek modernist furniture with local designers' ôsoulful creationsö in natural hardwoods and other tropical materials.

Over 250 full-color photographs of outstanding Filipino residences will inspire readers with their diverse and contemporary looks. From vintage glamour to classic modern with bold artful accents, to the clean, glam look known as ôcontemporary chic,ö this book showcases the myriad tastes of the Philippines.

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