Synopses & Reviews
The collective consciousness is turning overwhelmingly green, and many homeowners are looking to live in a more ecologically sound way. That means introducing natural materials and substances into the home, designing it with energy-saving principles in mind, and looking more closely at sustainable sources, as well as recycled materialsbut being natural doesnt have to mean sacrificing style. Describing a variety of natural decorative stylesfrom coastal and country to contemporary and retrothis guide reveals that the natural look is versatile and sophisticated. Offering inspirational decorating ideas that include advice on how to conserve energy and recycleincluding how to choose surfaces, materials, furnishings, and accessories that are natural or naturally inspiredthis book will help homeowners create their natural home effortlessly.
About the Author
Judith Wilson is a stylist, former decorating editor for Homes & Gardens magazine, the author of 10 books about home design, including Harmonious Home, Private Places, and Teen Zone, and a lecturer on styling at Londons KLC School of Design.