The Chateau de Versailles is one of the most beautiful and fascinating achievements of eighteenth-century French art. This unique book offers readers unprecedented access to this historical treasure. The world's most iconic chateau has welcomed tourists the world over, yet this handsome slipcased volume offers up the charm of a thousand and one hidden places in the chateau, its gardens, and pavilions. All were designed to surprise and delight the eye and all the senses at every turn, their ornate decoration forming an integral part of the elite lifestyle of the eighteenth century. This comprehensive volume captures the exquisite setting and inimitable ambience of Versailles and its gardens, from its intimate private spaces usually closed to the general public to the charming Petit Trianon and dairy farm created for the pure pleasure of Marie-Antoinette.
From our Floretta Collection - Inspired by a lush European countryside, this tableware collection showcases an enchanting floral pattern. The dessert/salad plate is a lovely and versatile accompaniment to a feminine table or tea setting, and layers beautifully with any of our whitewash patterns.
From our Floretta Collection - Inspired by a lush European countryside, this tableware collection showcases an enchanting floral pattern. The set of four small plates is perfect for petite bites. Packaged in a gift box.
Photography by Simon Brown
Following on from the hugely successful titles A Living Space and Every Room Tells a Story, Kit Kemp is back with another colorful and exciting interiors book that showcases her unique approach to design.
In Design Thread, Kit shares the inspiration that her travels have on her design decisions: whether it's a fabric from India that inspires a wallpaper, or a collection of baskets sourced from across the UK to decorate a bar in New York, Kit is an expert at creating memorable spaces. As always, she creates creates personal, handcrafted rooms by bending the rules and combining color and wit. This lavishly photographed interiors book shows how to leave behind design "rules" to create truly beautiful, original interiors.
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