American country home decor : Mountain home decorating.
American Country Home Decor
American country style that stresses antiques and folk art, basically pieces and fabrics from America's past.
Simple designs originating from the earliest settlers in America during the Early Colonial period (see above). These pieces are very simple and often rough in design. This charming style is still very popular today.
A rustic and simplistic furniture style incorporating common woods in wide planks and larger logs for durable function in rural America.
any decorative items that make your house or garden feel like your home – often available in themes and groupings
Interior design is a multi-faceted profession in which creative and technical solutions are applied within a structure to achieve a built interior environment.
The design, furnishing and decorating of the home or apartment; the products used to decorate a home.
Mary Emmerling's American Country Details
The first name in American Country offers a fully illustrated, idea-packed treasury of 16 elements of country style. Beginning with Architectural Elements and continuing through Windows, Mary Emmerling shows how to create a style detail by detail. Full-color photographs.
Have you ever visited a friend's home and found yourself saying "what a great idea" when you saw how they displayed a quilt collection or had seen how they had painted an old piece of furniture? That is exactly what you will find yourself doing a hundred times over when you open this book. This will be the place I go for a new design, decor or craft ideas. The best part is Mary will probably not be stopping by your house and noticing you copied her ideas.
Lilian and Anderson
This couple is dressed to impress. Lillian is dressed in bright yellow floral dress with matching hair accessory. Anderson is dressed in coordinating suit and tie. These beautiful fabric folk art dolls are hand-painted with sculpted clay face, arms, legs, and feet. The dolls are sculpted in a seating position. Both are signed by the artist. The dolls' hair is made out of real sheep's wool. If you are a doll collector you definitely do not want to pass on the opportunity to own these dolls.
Height: 13 in.
Patrice is dressed in bright floral dress with matching hair accessory. This beautiful primitive art doll is made out of vintage-styled composition head and body that is hand-painted and is signed by the artist. The doll's hair is made out of real sheep's wool. If you are a doll collector you definitely do not want to pass on the opportunity to own her.