Happy (Hardcover)

By Amanda Talbot

Murdoch Books, 9781743360545, 225pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2016

List Price: 55.00*
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Description

Amanda Talbot demonstrates how architecture and interior design at their best can make us safer, healthier, more efficient, and productive--all of which contribute to a fundamental sense of well-being.

Happy shows us how design can help us live a happy life. This global survey reveals how designers are creating joyous living spaces that play to our emotions, speak to our hearts through strategic planning, and by using carefully chosen colors, textures, material quality, and finishes.
Each chapter incorporates case studies from homes around the world, as well as styled images on:

-Color
-Communal
-Down time
-Edit
-Flow
-Humor
-Light
-Location
-Memories
-Nature
-Order
-Play
-Sense
-Spontaneity


About the Author

Amanda Talbot is an internationally recognized stylist, and an interiors and design consultant with a worldwide reputation. She is the author of Rethink the Way You Live. Amanda spent 10 years in London working for IKEA, Elle Decoration, Livingetc and Ilse Crawford.