Natural living style : inspirational ideas for a beautiful and sustainable home / Selina Lake ; photography by Rachel Whiting.
Contributor(s): Whiting, Rachel [photographer.].Material type: BookPublisher: London ; New York : Ryland Peters & Small, 2019Description: 159 pages : colour illustrations; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1788790669; 9781788790666.Subject(s): Interior decoration -- Environmental aspects | Interior decoration -- Pictorial works | Sustainable living | Interior decoration -- Environmental aspectsGenre/Form: Illustrated works.DDC classification: 747
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
"Our favorite stylist is back--we can't stop drooling over Selina Lake's new book..." Mollie Makes
In Inspirations, Selina starts by revealing the concepts that inspire her: natural decor, living simply, mindful consumption, recycling, upcycling, and reducing plastic waste. She looks at materials suited to the natural living look, including wood, bamboo, cork, recycled glass, and upcycled materials. In Textures, she focuses on organic fabrics, fibers such as coir and rattan, and eco-friendly paint. Finally, she shows how to style the home using lighting, decorative objects, vintage pieces, garden flowers, and house plants. In the second section, Natural Living Spaces, Selina shows how sustainability and style can go hand in hand in living rooms, kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms, home offices, and even utility rooms. In The Natural Garden, she steps outside to discuss green gardening, growing your own produce, and venturing further afield to camp, travel, and explore. Throughout, eco-friendly tips and hints will inspire those who want to lighten their footprint on the planet. Last but not least, the Natural Resources section will help readers get the look and create a sustainable, eco-friendly home of their own.
"In Natural Living Style, Selina Lake reveals how to create a beautiful and stylish home that is as natural, plastic free and sustainable as possible."--Back cover.
Introduction -- Natural inspirations. Living a greener life -- Natural ingredients. Materials for natural living ; Reuse & upcycle for natural living ; Decorative details for natural living -- Natural living spaces. Living & relaxing ; Cooking & eating ; Sleeping & washing ; Work spaces & studios ; Utility rooms & practical spaces -- Natural outdoor spaces. Outdoor living ; Natural gardens.
The concepts that inspire Lake are natural decor, living simply, mindful consumption, recycling, upcycling, and reducing plastic waste. Here she looks at materials suited to the natural living look, including wood, bamboo, cork, recycled glass, and upcycled materials. She shows how sustainability and style can go hand in hand in any room in the house, and then steps outside to discuss green gardening, growing your own produce, and venturing further afield to camp, travel, and explore. -- adapted from blurb on inside front cover.