The Pretty and Proper Living Room (Pretty and Proper)

9780578123929: The Pretty and Proper Living Room (Pretty and Proper)

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Holly Holden's style is about decorating once... for a lifetime. Her book, "The Pretty and Proper Living Room", is about the creation of timeless, tailored interiors rooted firmly in English tradition. The rules of this style are like a secret code that has been whispered from mother to daughter over generations. These secrets have always been inherited - until now! "The Pretty and Proper Living Room" is a both a guide and a reference that will gently introduce readers to old-school, traditional design at its finest.

The "Pretty and Proper Living Room" is a hard cover book with a dust jacket. The book contains 378 full color pages and more than 1000 photographs. The book is organized into three sections:
Aristocratic Accessories
Old Guard Furniture and Rugs
Stately Lighting and Wall Art

Additionally the book includes:
A foreword by Michael E. Scully (President of Scully & Scully, New York)
Holly's 13 Secrets of Classic Old-School Interiors
An in-depth conclusion that showcases six actual living rooms from real houses
A guide to attending auctions
A guide to list of museums with relevant exhibits
A guide to Holly's recommend sources for goods and services
An index
A glossary
The book's pages are 8.5" W x 11" H. The book is 1.1" deep. The book weighs approximately 4 pounds.

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Holly Holden
Published by Fox Hall Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0578123924 ISBN 13: 9780578123929
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
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Book Description Fox Hall Press, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. 0578123924. Bookseller Inventory # 732066

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