Wallpaper Projects (Hardcover)

50 Craft and Design Ideas for Your Home, from Accents to Art

By Derek Fagerstrom, Lauren Smith

Chronicle Books, 9780811867061, 144pp.

Publication Date: April 22, 2009

List Price: 22.95*
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Like a roll of wallpaper, this home decor book is both lovely to look at and entirely practical to use. It showcases contemporary and vintage patterns, plus instructions for over 50 wallpaper projects ranging from quick scrap crafts (book covers) to more involved design upgrades (headboards) to big impact makeovers (walls, window shades). Design experts Derek Fagerstrom and Lauren Smith share photographs of stylish interiors, foolproof instructions, shoppingresources, and ideas for designing your own wallpaper. The reverse of the book's jacket features a pattern designed by artist Lena Corwinenough paper to complete one of the book's quick scrap crafts right away.

About the Author

Derek Fagerstrom and Lauren Smith are co-owners of the Curiosity Shoppe. They write the blog Smarts and Crafts and live in San Francisco.