|About the Book|
No one combines the stylish and the practical like Jocasta Innes. Through popular books like her landmark Paint Magic, she has introduced millions of people to striking yet inexpensive decorating effects -- and shown them step-by-step how to achieve each look.Now, in this new series of affordable small-format guides, Innes turns her matchless expertise and creative flair to four different decorating challenges. Color illustrates a host of proven color palettes -- and then shows how to jazz things up with an unexpected combination. Paint Recipes is a veritable paint magic cookbook that highlights new techniques and offers intriguing variations on old favorites. Underfoot showcases a wealth of floor-decorating options, from cheerful stencils and painted designs to mosaics and floor cloths. Finally, In Your Own Write -- the most unusual volume in the series -- shows how to incorporate lettering and writing into a design scheme with twenty-six projects for fabrics, walls, furniture, and accessories.