Synopses & Reviews
Clearly written, accessible design book for the home. Each chapter is devoted to one color and provides practical ideas and advice on turning your home into a haven of moods and atmospheres that can nurture, support and sustain you. Filled with rich, warm and inspirational illustration, Living in Color shows you how to achieve the results you seek through the use of paint, fabrics, furnishings, ornamentation, plants and flowers. Along with basic colors, examples of living spaces in different hues of color demonstrate clearly how colors can becomes more powerful and active or more gentle subtle and softer. Living in Color will help you address any room in your house from evaluating it in it's current state, to powerful and effective change.
From apartment dwellers to homeowners, anyone looking to make their home a haven of the right moods for the right occasions. Explain the relationship between color, emotional and physical well-being and the home environment. Step-by-step check-ups for the home. Practical color cures that can be applied to all homes. Includes not only colors but color combinations and the effects of light on color. Organized by color, the way most people intuitively approach remodeling/repainting projects.
About the Author
Suzy Chiazzari is a well-known writer and interiors expert on color in the home. She runs the Holistic Design Institute and the Iris School of Color Therapy in England where she lives.