And knowing one when you see it is all about knowing how to spot the details. Used book in Good Condition. It is not just knee braces in the gable, nor a river rock column, or a three part front window. Linda svendsen, a graduate of music and Art High School and Parsons School of Design in New York, has been a renowned photographer for more than thirty years.
The authors skillfully explain how to identify the details and the ways of blending them, and offer insight into the Arts & Crafts philosophy behind their use. With bungalow details, anyone can become a bungalow expert, however, and be able to confidently "know a bungalow when they see one. Jane powell is the proprietor of House Dressing, a business dedicated to renovating and preserving old homes.
She is a frequent lecturer and consultant, and is the author of Bungalow Kitchens and Bungalow Bathrooms. A sleeping porch, an exposed rafter tail, an extensive use of wood, stone, a pergola, and brick: none of these things by themselves characterize a bungalow. Her work is showcased in numerous magazines and books; she is the author of Bicycle: Around the World.
What defines an arts & crafts bungalow? what makes it different from other small, one or one-and-a-half story houses? Many say that it's hard to describe, but you know one when you see it. In their latest book, bungalow experts jane Powell and Linda Svendsen identify the finer points and visual characteristics that make a bungalow a bungalow, and show how to incorporate these important details into your bungalow.
With arts & crafts homes, and the philosophy they represent, it is often the way the details are combined, that makes a house an authentic Arts and Crafts bungalow.
Bungalow Details Interior
From plate rails to paneling, lighting to laundry chutes, closets to colonnades, re-creating, Bungalow Details: Interior is a practical and informative resource for restoring, and everything in between, or simply appreciating the period details of an Arts & Crafts-era home. In this follow-up to the popular bungalow details: exterior, to identify and explain the wonderful details that make a bungalow authentic, Jane Powell and Linda Svendsen go inside the bungalow, from wood floor to beamed ceiling! Arts & Crafts homes often feature an attention to detail and design that is lacking in all but the most expensive homes built today.
Yet, inlaid floors, these details were ubiquitous-wood detailing, beamed ceilings, extensive tile work, and impressive fireplaces were featured in even the most modest bungalow, built-in furniture, in the iconic home of turn-of-the-century working-class folk, art glass, just as they were in the larger architect-designed counterparts.
Powell's expertise in the era and svendsen's captivating photography combine to focus on the important details that make these simple homes as beautiful and easy to live in now as they were at the time they were built. Bungalow details: interior reveals the "insider" knowledge on how to become an Arts & Crafts details expert!
Bungalow Style: Creating Classic Interiors in Your Arts and Crafts Home
Over 300 photographs offer a host of ideas, while case studies and sidebars show real-world examples and offer advice on how to incorporate period-authentic details in your own home. This extensive collection of beautifully photographed interior architectural elements is an indispensable source of information and inspiration for anyone interested in these special homes.
Whether renovating, or building new, expanding, restoring, we all share a longing for the values that hark back to the Arts and Crafts era. Or are they? as treena crochet amply illustrates in Bungalow Style, recreating the beauty of these Arts and Crafts gems without sacrificing our modern lifestyles is not only feasible but also deeply rewarding.
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Bungalow Bathrooms Bungalow Basics
Jane powell, a business dedicated to renovating and preserving old homes, the author of Bungalow Kitchens, is the proprietor of House Dressing, particularly bungalows. Though it may seem a self-evident feature of the Arts & Crafts style, bungalow bathrooms are truly artistic endeavors. Linda svendsen, a graduate of music and Art High School and Parsons School of Design in New York, specializes in architectural interior and exterior photography.
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She is the former president of the historic preservation organization in her hometown of Oakland, California. Her work has been seen most recently in camps and Cottages, Victorian Decorating, Bungalow Kitchens, Old House Journal, Old House Interiors, and Lifestyles Magazine. Used book in Good Condition. The hands-on sourcebook for creating or restoring a stylish bathroom in the Arts & Crafts spirit.
In this sequel to the best-selling Bungalow Kitchens, Jane Powell and Linda Svendsen turn to the second most complex room in the house. As reflected in these pages, the bathroom can-and should-be a beautiful extension of the home style-and what better examples than those from the Arts & Crafts era.
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Bungalow The Ultimate Arts & Crafts Home
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Bungalow: the ultimate arts & crafts Home is the definitive compilation of Arts & Crafts architecture, philosophy, and architectural details.
Outside the Bungalow: America's Arts and Crafts Garden
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The New Bungalow Kitchen
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And in this most adored housing style, renovate, it is the kitchen that homeowners must most often restore, or remodel. But no one wants an authentic Bungalow kitchen, a hoosier, which was a rustic space that usually featured just a stove, and a sink. While there are books that describe the authentic Bungalow kitchen, there are few that show readers how to update a Bungalow to handle today's lifestyle needs and personal preferences.
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Bungalows: Design Ideas for Renovating, Remodeling, and Build Updating Classic America
Readers will discover innovative strategies for living comfortably in traditional-styled homes. The books in this series are filled with design ideas and inspiration for remodeling, renovating, and building houses in classic American architectural styles. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
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American Bungalow Style
More than three hundred full-color photographs present a wide range of these turn-of-the-century architectural gems, offering a wealth of ideas and creative suggestions for restoring and decorating historic homes. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
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The Bungalow: America's Arts and Crafts Home
Additional sections are devoted to very large Arts and Crafts houses like the great Gamble House in Pasadena, to bungalows with fine restoration work, California, and to new houses created in the bungalow style. Used book in Good Condition. The book contains 197 illustrations of which 182 are in full color and include 102 exterior photographs and 80 that show the beauty of the interior architecture, furnishings, and decorative objects.
The authoritative introduction to the bungalow goes into significant and informative detail about the development of the bungalow, the business of marketing the bungalow, the various components of its design, and the preservation of bungalow's today. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
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The main pictorial sections of the book illustrate many houses in the major Craftsman style as well as some of the lesser styles like Swiss Chalet, Prairie, Spanish Colonial, and Oriental. The essential popularity of the california bungalow style, and which quickly spread throughout the country, which made it one of the most prolific housing styles in American architectural history, was due to its economy of construction that incorporated the combined structural and decorative use of modest materials.