Crafts, Hobbies & Home Interior Design & Decoration Books

Shipping Container Homes: Great Shipping Container House Ideas

Shipping Container Homes - The newest trend in housing designAre you planning to build a house now or sometime in the future, but lack the funds? Or do you simply want a house that is unique, environmentally friendly, and cost-effective to build?If so, then a shipping container home might be for you.Shipping container homes are the newest trend in housing design. Converting new or used shipping containers into houses is eco-friendly and much less expensive than conventional construction projects. The design possibilities are endless and for adventurous future homeowners, it is the best option for creative and innovative homes that will be the talk of all your family and friends.By deciding on a shipping container home you are helping the environment, saving money, and exploring architectural boundaries all at the same time.This book serves as an introduction to the concept of shipping container homes and is a good preliminary source of knowledge in planning, designing, and building them.Within this book is the following information:The advantages of deciding on a shipping container homeThings you need to look out for in building shipping container homesA detailed Pre-design checklist outlining the steps that need to be taken prior to constructionA detailed checklist of important tasks to be done during constructionA list of design ideas to help you come up with the perfect shipping container home for youThis book will guide you through the whole process of building your own shipping container home: from the preparatory stage, to the design stage, and finally, the actual build. It has all the necessary information, as well as sound advice and tips, so that you don’t get lost in the process of materializing your new dream home. With this book as your guide, your shipping container dream home will be ready in no time!

A Beginner's Guide to the Ba Gua: Understanding the Feng Shui Energy Map (Fast Feng Shui Easy Guides Book 1)

The feng shui Ba Gua is a map of the invisible world. It defines what areas within your home influence which aspects of your life experience. It’s an essential feng shui tool, and the source of a great deal of confusion to many newcomers to feng shui, who are likely to find conflicting or contradictory information in the various books and websites they encounter. A key factor in the confusion that surrounds feng shui today is that different styles and methods of feng shui have developed over the centuries. Some very old methods are still practiced today, while new variations have evolved to meet the needs and expectations of a modern audience.Traditional Chinese methods of feng shui have withstood the test of time, not just in China, but around the globe. Why, then, have new approaches – including the modern ba gua – emerged in recent decades? Is there really a need to reinvent the wheel? What does the modern ba gua have to offer, and why might you want to use it?The purpose of this free ebook is to answer those questions by providing you with an overview of the various methods of feng shui in use today. I’ll introduce you to the different forms of the ba gua, help you choose which style of feng shui will best suit your home and personality, and suggest some first steps for using feng shui successfully in your home. You’ll gain a basic understanding of the pros and cons of different feng shui systems, and learn why I’m a fan of the modern approach while honoring what the traditional schools have to offer. Whether you’re new to feng shui or just curious about what the different methods have to offer, A Beginner’s Guide to the Ba Gua provides valuable insight for your feng shui journey.

Fast, Fun & Easy Home Accents: 15 Fabric Projects to Decorate Any Space

Fifteen pretty projects, many featuring fast2fuse™ Double-Sided Fusible Stiff Interfacing, stitch up fast to decorate your home. Use both quilting cottons and home decorating fabrics plus a wide variety of trims to create one-of-a-kind accessories and home décor suites.

Tiny House Living: All the Best Ideas and Designs for Tiny Homes

Get To Know the Best Kept Secrets for Successfully Living in a Tiny HouseWith the rising costs these days, there are many people who are looking for ways to become more sustainable. One of the most important movements that people adapt today is tiny house living. Tiny houses refer to homes that are less than 100 feet in total area. Similar with living in an RV, tiny house living involves living in a house made from a trailer truck, barns and cottages.Living in a tiny house can be a humbling experience but designing it can be daunting task. In most cases, people who have yet to live in a tiny house are not aware about the design elements that they need to know in order to live in a functional tiny house. Thus this book was created in order to educate people how to design and decorate tiny houses. With this book, people can learn the following things:Learn the process on how to build a tiny house. Building a tiny house is as complex as constructing a conventional house. This book will discuss about the things that you need to include when it comes to constructing a functional tiny house.Learn about the design elements in decorating the exterior and interior of a tiny house. Tips will also be shared on how people can design and decorate their tiny homes from the roof to the floors.This book will also discuss briefly how you can add accents in your tiny house to improve the space.Tiny house living is one of the best options for people who want to live sustainably. If you are planning to live in a tiny house, then this book is for you so that you can learn how to decorate your house without compromising the space inside your house thus you can still live comfortably just as you would in a conventional house.So download the book and learn how to live comfortably in a tiny house

The Art of Crochet for Beginners: The Ultimate Beginnera??s Guide on How to Crochet Any Design You Want. PLUS Easy-to-Follow Illustrations!

Got a Creative Itch You Want to Scratch? “The Art of Crochet for Beginners” is Just the Outlet You Need to Get Your Creativity Flowing! Learn Everything You Need Here!Looking for a new creative hobby to pass the time?Aspiring to become better at crochet and create your own designs?Wanting to spruce up your home and wardrobe with custom crochet pieces?You’re in the right place!Crochet is one of the most relaxing and rewarding activities in the DIY industry. What once was your grandma’s favorite pastime has now become everyone’s favorite hobby — and for good reason!Creating your crochet pieces from scratch gives you the freedom to channel your inner artist while producing pieces that you can use! You can even give your pieces away as gifts or sell them to customers!The possibilities are endless, and “The Art of Crochet for Beginners” by DIY expert Rachel Mullins is here to help you make your dreams a reality!In this easy-to-follow illustrated guide, beginners like you will:Master all the crochet stitches, from basic to advanced, and learn about all their usesRead graphic schemes like a pro with the help of practical, easy to follow tipsHave everything you need in one place by learning about all the necessary crochet toolsMake your creative dreams come alive by learning all decorative stitches PLUS illustrationsCreate beautiful crochet projects, from crochet fish to seamless ponchosAnd so much more!Even if you’ve never used a crochet needle before, it doesn’t matter! “The Art of Crochet for Beginners” will help you get from beginner to expert in no time!So, what are you waiting for?Scroll up, Click on “Buy Now with 1-Click”, and Grab a Copy Today!

Features Baroque Style in the Interior: Design and interior decoration

This book is devoted to some design tricks that relate to the Baroque style. Also you will find here a detailed description of the decor for creating a cozy living room and bedroom in this rich style.Content:IntroductionHistory of the Baroque styleCharacteristic features of styleComparison of Baroque and Rococo stylesLiving room in baroque styleBaroque kitchen designBaroque Bedroom DesignBaroque style in architectureEarly and high Baroque

Color Combinations in Interior Design (Extended edition): Repair and innovation in the home

This is an extended edition. In it new useful sections about color combinations in an interior are published.This book will give you some useful tips on the correct use of color in the design of the home.The combination of colors in the interior and the choice of the main color palette have recently been carried out by the owners of apartments and houses intuitively. Unfortunately, the modern rhythm of life blurs our understanding of the naturalness of color scales. That is why it is not uncommon for people to live in a newly renovated house, which is almost impossible because of the completely incompatible palettes. To avoid such a scenario, you need to first understand the basics of color combinatorics.Content:Rules for the combination and effect of color20 perfect color combinations for interior design11 perfect combinations of colors in the interior of the bedroom14 perfect combinations of colors in the interior of the kitchenThe combination of colors in the interior of the kitchenPsychology of color in the interior