New York School of Interior Design home : the foundations of enduring spaces / Ellen S. Fisher with Jen Renzi; photgraphs by Mark La Rosa; foreword by Alexa Hampton
Book | Clarkson Potter/Publishers | 2018 | First edition.
Available at Gateway-Kenosha Campus General Collection (NK 2110 F5.7 2018)

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Edition
First edition.
Description
464 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Note
Includes index.
Contents
Introduction
Pt.1: The Design Process
The Professional Mind-set
Hiring and Interior Designer
Defining the Project
Creating a Budget
Assessing the "Givens"
Sizing Up the Space
Documenting the Space
Inventorying Belongings
Finding Inspiration
Choosing a Concept
The Big Picture
Design Elements & Principles
Analyzing the Space
Laying Out the Space
Creating the Scheme
Coordinating the Color Scheme
Style & Lifestyle
Organizing & Keeping Track
Specifying & Purchasing
Collaborating with Contractors & Workrooms
Delivery & Installation
Pt.2: Elements of a Room
Woodwork
Architectural Features
Hardware
Flooring
Paint
Wallcoverings
Fabric & Textiles
Furniture & Upholstry
Window Treatments
Soft Floor Coverings
Lighting
Lampshades
Art & Accessories
Universal Design
Pt.3: Room-by-Room Considerations
Entryways
Living Areas
Work Areas
Dining Areas
Kitchens
Bedrooms & Sleeping Areas
Kids' Rooms & Play Spaces
Bathrooms
Outdoor Spaces
Pt.4: An Insider's Guide to Design Documents & Procedures
The Designer Contract Decoded
Purchasing: The Ordering Process & Documentation
Construction: The Bidding Process & Contract Documentation
Summary
From the nation's top college for interior design comes a definitive design school in a book and a fabulous reference for decorating the home. In the past decade, New York School of Interior Design, which was founded in 1916, has drawn a large crossover audience of passionate decorating enthusiasts and hobbyists--many of them private homeowners who know that thinking like a professional is the surest way to achieve a magnificent home. This lavishly illustrated and highly detailed interior design bible provides a comprehensive education on home design and decor, from color theory principles to space-specific considerations (choosing furniture for a living room) and collaborating with architects and other professionals for the best results. Built on the Home Study Course that is the foundation of the school's curriculum, this book offers an unparalleled mastery of the key elements of enduring design, rendering it the only book you'll ever need.--Amazon.
40.00 INT DES (10-304-1)
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Renzi, Jen, author.
Hampton, Alexa, writer of foreword.
La Rosa, Mark, photographer.
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