Synopses & Reviews
“If you can put together an outfit, youre already overqualified to decorate a room,” believes Emmy Award–winning Christopher Lowell. Now hes back with his proven Seven Layers of Design system to bring readers a lively blend of design theory and hands-on advice for fearless, fabulous decorating.
Christopher Lowells Seven Layers of Design solves decorating dilemmas by encouraging readers to look at a room piece by piece, layer by layer, from the floor up. With his humor, wit, and charm, Lowell breaks down the Seven Layers of Design to lay the groundwork for simple, yet stunning, home design.
Each chapter of Christopher Lowells Seven Layers of Design walks you through room makeovers with easy step-by-step projects; dramatic before, during, and after photographs; and useful sidebars that make decorating simple, fun, and rewarding.
•Learn why you should never paint a ceiling white.
•Create fabulous fakes using paint and plywood.
•Increase the value of your home with architectural detail.
The lifestyle guru and Discovery Home Channel star brings his humor, wit, andcharm to a host of decorating projects, encouraging readers to look at designdilemmas room by room, layer by layer--from the ground up. 250 color photos.
About the Author
Christopher Lowell is the host of Its Christopher Lowell, which airs in prime time on Discovery Home. On his show, Christopher brings his practical experience and creative talent to people looking for problem-solving ideas. He has an expanding line of linens and tableware at Burlington Coat Factory, furniture with Flexsteel and Office Depot, lighting with Catalina, window coverings with 3 Day Blinds, and his own line of paints. Christopher Lowell is also the author of Christopher Lowells If You Can Dream It, You Can Do It!; Christopher Lowells You Can Do It! Small Spaces; and Christopher Lowell, the Hassle-Free Host.