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For anybody who has ever dreamed of dwelling underneath the Tuscan solar, Italian Rustic is the subsequent smartest thing―a step-by-step information to recreating the romance and enchantment of the weathered Italian farmhouse. This nuts-and-bolts information to constructing Italian-style walks the reader via all the weather that make the country Italian dwelling so distinctive, from the hand-laid stone partitions to the artisanal stucco wall finishes.
Writer Elizabeth Minchilli, an American design author based mostly in Rome and Tuscany, acquired dozens of questions from readers after publishing her final book, Artisan’s Restoring a Home in Italy. The queries went past the standard searches for cloth and couches. “Folks had been hungry to understand how terra-cotta tiles had been laid, or how fireplaces had been constructed,” she says. Italian Rustic, researched with the assistance of her Italian architect husband, is the user-friendly outcome: a book that explains, in clear textual content accompanied by pictures and drawings, how to lay a tile flooring a la Italiana, or add a Tuscan-style pergola to any backyard.
With greater than 300 gorgeous pictures shot on location in Tuscany and Umbria, the book incorporates profiles of native artisans, partaking textual content on how the farmhouse fashion advanced, and focused recommendation on how Individuals can discover Italian-style constructing supplies and craftsmen shut to dwelling. This important sourcebook will enchantment to anybody constructing an addition or a complete home from scratch, or for householders who need to add only a contact of Italian fashion to their homes.
Download PDF eBook Italian Rustic: How to Bring Tuscan Charm into Your Home